Job 31:9-19 NIV

9 "If my heart has been enticed1 by a woman,2 or if I have lurked at my neighbor's door,

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10 then may my wife grind3 another man's grain, and may other men sleep with her.4

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11 For that would have been shameful,5 a sin to be judged.6

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12 It is a fire7 that burns to Destructiona;8 it would have uprooted my harvest.9

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    • a 31:12 - Hebrew "Abaddon"
      13 "If I have denied justice to my menservants and maidservants10 when they had a grievance against me,11

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      14 what will I do when God confronts me?12 What will I answer when called to account?13

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      15 Did not he who made me in the womb make them?14 Did not the same one form us both within our mothers?15

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      16 "If I have denied the desires of the poor16 or let the eyes of the widow17 grow weary,18

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      17 if I have kept my bread to myself, not sharing it with the fatherless19--

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      18 but from my youth I reared him as would a father, and from my birth I guided the widow20--

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      19 if I have seen anyone perishing for lack of clothing,21 or a needy22 man without a garment,

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