Job 20:19-29 NIV

19 For he has oppressed the poor1 and left them destitute;2 he has seized houses3 he did not build.

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20 "Surely he will have no respite from his craving;4 he cannot save himself by his treasure.5

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21 Nothing is left for him to devour; his prosperity will not endure.6

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22 In the midst of his plenty, distress will overtake him;7 the full force of misery will come upon him.8

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23 When he has filled his belly,9 God will vent his burning anger10 against him and rain down his blows upon him.11

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24 Though he flees12 from an iron weapon, a bronze-tipped arrow pierces him.13

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25 He pulls it out of his back, the gleaming point out of his liver. Terrors14 will come over him;15

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26 total darkness16 lies in wait for his treasures. A fire17 unfanned will consume him18 and devour what is left in his tent.19

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27 The heavens will expose his guilt; the earth will rise up against him.20

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28 A flood will carry off his house,21 rushing watersa on the day of God's wrath.22

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    • b 20:28 - Or "The possessions in his house will be carried off, / washed away"
      29 Such is the fate God allots the wicked, the heritage appointed for them by God."23

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