Job 17:8-16 NIV

8 Upright men are appalled at this; the innocent are aroused1 against the ungodly.

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9 Nevertheless, the righteous2 will hold to their ways, and those with clean hands3 will grow stronger.4

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10 "But come on, all of you, try again! I will not find a wise man among you.5

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11 My days have passed,6 my plans are shattered, and so are the desires of my heart.7

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12 These men turn night into day;8 in the face of darkness they say, 'Light is near.'9

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13 If the only home I hope for is the grave,a10 if I spread out my bed11 in darkness,12

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14 if I say to corruption,13 'You are my father,' and to the worm,14 'My mother' or 'My sister,'

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15 where then is my hope?15 Who can see any hope for me?16

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16 Will it go down to the gates of deathb ?17 Will we descend together into the dust?"18

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