Job 40 - Interlinear Bible


Job: What Can I Say?

1 Then the LORD said * to Job,
r;ma{Y;w bw{Yia -t,a h'wh.y !;[;Y;w
2 "Will the faultfinder contend with the Almighty ? Let him who reproves God answer it."
h'N,n][;y ;Hw{l/a ;xyikw{m rw{SIy y;D;v -mi[ b{r]h
3 Then Job answered the LORD and said,
r;ma{Y;w h'wh.y -t,a bw{Yia !;[;Y;w
4 "Behold, I am insignificant ; what can I reply to You? I lay my hand on my mouth.
yip -w{m.l yiT.m;f yid'y 'K,byiv]a h'm yit{L;q !eh
5 "Once I have spoken, and I will not answer ; Even twice, and I will add nothing more."
@yisw{a a{l.w ~Iy;T.v.W h,n/[,a a{l.w yiT.r;BiD t;x;a

God Questions Job

6 Then the LORD answered Job out of the storm and said,
r;ma{Y;w h'r'[.s ~]nim bw{Yia -t,a h'wh.y -n;[;Y;w
7 "Now gird up your loins like a man ; I will ask you, and you instruct Me.
yine[yidw{h.w '$.l'a.v,a '$y,c'l]x r,b,g.k a'n -r'z/a
8 "Will you really annul My judgment ? Will you condemn Me that you may be justified ?
q'D.ciT !;[;m.l yine[yiv.r;T yij'P.vim rep'T @;a;h
9 "Or do you have an arm like God, And can you thunder with a voice like His?
~e[.r;t .Wh{m'K lw{q.b.W .$'l lea'K ;[w{r.z -mia.w
10 " Adorn yourself with eminence and dignity, And clothe yourself with honor and majesty.
v'B.liT r'd'h.w dw{h.w H;b{g'w ]nw{a'g a'n hed][
11 "Pour out the overflowings of your anger, And look on everyone who is proud, and make him low.
.WhelyiP.v;h.w h,aeG -l'k hea.r.W '$,P;a tw{r.b,[ #ep'h
12 "Look on everyone who is proud, and humble him, And tread down the wicked where they stand.
~yi['v.r .${d]h;w .Whe[yin.k;h h,aeG -l'k hea.r ? ~'T.x;T
13 " Hide them in the dust together ; Bind them in the hidden place.
14 "Then I will also confess to you, That your own right hand can save you.
'$,nyim.y '$.l ;[ivw{t -yiK 'K,dw{a yin]a -m;g.w

God's Power Shown in Creatures

15 "Behold now, Behemoth, which I made as well as you; He eats grass like an ox.
ryic'x .$'Mi[ yityif'[ -r,v]a tw{meh.b a'n -heNih ? leka{y r'q'B;K
16 "Behold now, his strength in his loins And his power in the muscles of his belly.
yeryir.viB w{n{a.w wy'n.t'm.b w{x{k a'n -heNih ? w{n.jib
17 "He bends his tail like a cedar ; The sinews of his thighs are knit together.
.Wg'r{f.y w{d]x;p yedyiG z,r'a -w{m.k w{b'n.z #{P.x;y
18 "His bones are tubes of bronze ; His limbs are like bars of iron.
l,z.r;B lyij.miK wy'm'r.G h'v.Wx.n yeqyip]a wy'm'c][
19 "He is the first of the ways of God ; Let his maker bring near his sword.
w{B.r;x veG;y ]w{f{['h lea -yek.r;D tyivaer a.Wh
20 "Surely the mountains bring him food, And all the beasts of the field play there.
t;Y;x -l'k.w w{l -.Wa.fIy ~yir'h ]l.Wb -yiK ? ~'v -.Wq]x;f.y h,d'F;h
21 "Under the lotus plants he lies down, In the covert of the reeds and the marsh.
22 "The lotus plants cover him with shade ; The willows of the brook surround him.
l;x'n -yeb.r;[ .Wh.WBUs.y w{l]lic ~yil/a,c .WhUKUs.y
23 "If a river rages, he is not alarmed ; He is confident, though the Jordan rushes to his mouth.
;xyig'y -yiK x;j.bIy zw{P.x;y a{l r'h'n q{v][;y !eh ? .WhyiP -l,a !eD.r;y
24 "Can anyone capture him when he is on watch, With barbs can anyone pierce his nose ?
@'a -b'q.nIy ~yiv.qw{m.B .WN,x'QIy wy'nye[.B