Job 16:4-14 NIV

4 I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could make fine speeches against you and shake my head1 at you.

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5 But my mouth would encourage you; comfort2 from my lips would bring you relief.3

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6 "Yet if I speak, my pain is not relieved; and if I refrain, it does not go away.4

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7 Surely, O God, you have worn me out;5 you have devastated my entire household.6

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8 You have bound me--and it has become a witness; my gauntness7 rises up and testifies against me.8

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9 God assails me and tears9 me in his anger10 and gnashes his teeth at me;11 my opponent fastens on me his piercing eyes.12

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10 Men open their mouths13 to jeer at me;14 they strike my cheek15 in scorn and unite together against me.16

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11 God has turned me over to evil men and thrown me into the clutches of the wicked.17

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12 All was well with me, but he shattered me; he seized me by the neck and crushed me.18 He has made me his target;19

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13 his archers surround me.20 Without pity, he pierces21 my kidneys and spills my gall on the ground.

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14 Again and again22 he bursts upon me; he rushes at me like a warrior.23

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