Job 35:2-12 NIV

2 “Do you think this is just? You say, ‘I am in the right, not God.’

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3 Yet you ask him, ‘What profit is it to me,aand what do I gain by not sinning?’

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4 “I would like to reply to you and to your friends with you.
5 Look up at the heavens and see; gaze at the clouds so high above you.

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6 If you sin, how does that affect him? If your sins are many, what does that do to him?

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7 If you are righteous, what do you give to him, or what does he receive from your hand?

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8 Your wickedness only affects humans like yourself, and your righteousness only other people.

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9 “People cry out under a load of oppression; they plead for relief from the arm of the powerful.

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10 But no one says, ‘Where is God my Maker, who gives songs in the night,

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11 who teaches us more than he teachesb the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser thanc the birds in the sky?’

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    • › 35:11 - Or "night," / 11"who teaches us by"
    • œ 35:11 - Or "us wise by"
      12 He does not answer when people cry out because of the arrogance of the wicked.

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