Job 42:1-6 ESV

Job's Confession and Repentance

1 Then Job answered the LORD and said:

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      2 "I know that you can 1do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted.

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      3 2'Who is this that hides counsel without knowledge?' Therefore I have uttered what I did not understand, things 3too wonderful for me, which I did not know.

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      4 'Hear, and I will speak; 4I will question you, and you make it known to me.'

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      5 I had heard of you by the hearing of the ear, but now my eye sees you;
      6 therefore I despise myself, and repenta in 5dust and ashes."

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        • Ç 42:6 - Or and am comforted