Job 36:5-15 NIV

5 “God is mighty, but despises no one; he is mighty, and firm in his purpose.

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6 He does not keep the wicked alive but gives the afflicted their rights.

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7 He does not take his eyes off the righteous; he enthrones them with kings and exalts them forever.

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8 But if people are bound in chains, held fast by cords of affliction,

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9 he tells them what they have done— that they have sinned arrogantly.

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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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