Job 14:16-22 NIV

16 Surely then you will count my steps but not keep track of my sin.

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17 My offenses will be sealed up in a bag; you will cover over my sin.

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18 “But as a mountain erodes and crumbles and as a rock is moved from its place,

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19 as water wears away stones and torrents wash away the soil, so you destroy a person’s hope.

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20 You overpower them once for all, and they are gone; you change their countenance and send them away.

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21 If their children are honored, they do not know it; if their offspring are brought low, they do not see it.

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22 They feel but the pain of their own bodies and mourn only for themselves.”

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Study tools for Job 14:16-22

  • a 14:3 - Septuagint, Vulgate and Syriac; Hebrew "me"
  • b 14:14 - Or "release"