Job 14:9-19 NIV

9 yet at the scent of water1 it will bud and put forth shoots like a plant.2

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10 But man dies and is laid low;3 he breathes his last and is no more.4

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      11 As water disappears from the sea or a riverbed becomes parched and dry,5

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      12 so man lies down and does not rise;6 till the heavens are no more,7 men will not awake or be roused from their sleep.8

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      13 "If only you would hide me in the gravea9 and conceal me till your anger has passed!10 If only you would set me a time and then remember11 me!12

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        • b 14:13 - Hebrew "Sheol"
          14 If a man dies, will he live again? All the days of my hard service13 I will wait for my renewalb14 to come.

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              15 You will call and I will answer you;15 you will long for the creature your hands have made.16

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              16 Surely then you will count my steps17 but not keep track of my sin.18

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              17 My offenses will be sealed19 up in a bag;20 you will cover over my sin.21

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              18 "But as a mountain erodes and crumbles22 and as a rock is moved from its place,23

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              19 as water wears away stones and torrents24 wash away the soil,25 so you destroy man's hope.26

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