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Job 28:23-28 NIV

23 God understands the way to it and he alone knows where it dwells,

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24 for he views the ends of the earth and sees everything under the heavens.

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25 When he established the force of the wind and measured out the waters,

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26 when he made a decree for the rain and a path for the thunderstorm,

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27 then he looked at wisdom and appraised it; he confirmed it and tested it.

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28 And he said to the human race, “The fear of the Lord—that is wisdom, and to shun evil is understanding.”

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Study tools for Job 28:23-28

  • a 28:11 - Septuagint, Aquila and Vulgate; Hebrew "They dam up"
  • b 28:22 - Hebrew "Abaddon"