Job 36:10-20 NIV

10 He makes them listen to correction and commands them to repent of their evil.

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11 If they obey and serve him, they will spend the rest of their days in prosperity and their years in contentment.

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12 But if they do not listen, they will perish by the swordaand die without knowledge.

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    • ž 36:12 - Or "will cross the river"
      13 “The godless in heart harbor resentment; even when he fetters them, they do not cry for help.

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      14 They die in their youth, among male prostitutes of the shrines.

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      15 But those who suffer he delivers in their suffering; he speaks to them in their affliction.

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      16 “He is wooing you from the jaws of distress to a spacious place free from restriction, to the comfort of your table laden with choice food.

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      17 But now you are laden with the judgment due the wicked; judgment and justice have taken hold of you.

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      18 Be careful that no one entices you by riches; do not let a large bribe turn you aside.

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      19 Would your wealth or even all your mighty efforts sustain you so you would not be in distress?

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      20 Do not long for the night, to drag people away from their homes.b

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        • Ÿ 36:20 - The meaning of the Hebrew for verses 18-20 is uncertain.