Job 24:12-22 NIV

12 The groans of the dying rise from the city, and the souls of the wounded cry out for help. But God charges no one with wrongdoing.

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13 “There are those who rebel against the light, who do not know its ways or stay in its paths.

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14 When daylight is gone, the murderer rises up, kills the poor and needy, and in the night steals forth like a thief.

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15 The eye of the adulterer watches for dusk; he thinks, ‘No eye will see me,’ and he keeps his face concealed.

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16 In the dark, thieves break into houses, but by day they shut themselves in; they want nothing to do with the light.

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17 For all of them, midnight is their morning; they make friends with the terrors of darkness.

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18 “Yet they are foam on the surface of the water; their portion of the land is cursed, so that no one goes to the vineyards.

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19 As heat and drought snatch away the melted snow, so the grave snatches away those who have sinned.

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20 The womb forgets them, the worm feasts on them; the wicked are no longer remembered but are broken like a tree.

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21 They prey on the barren and childless woman, and to the widow they show no kindness.

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22 But God drags away the mighty by his power; though they become established, they have no assurance of life.

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