Job 16:1-7 ESV

Job Replies: Miserable Comforters Are You

1 Then Job answered and said:

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      2 "I have heard 1many such things; 2miserable comforters are you all.

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      3 Shall 3windy words have an end? Or what provokes you that you answer?

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      4 I also could speak as you do, if you were in my place; I could join words together against you and 4shake my head at you.
      5 I could strengthen you with my mouth, and the solace of my lips would assuage your pain.
      6 "If I speak, my pain is not assuaged, and if I forbear, how much of it leaves me?
      7 Surely now God has worn me out; 5he hasa made desolate all my company.

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        • … 16:7 - Hebrew you have; also verse 8