Job 38:17-27 NIV

17 Have the gates of death1 been shown to you? Have you seen the gates of the shadow of deatha ?2

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    • b 38:17 - Or "gates of deep shadows"
      18 Have you comprehended the vast expanses of the earth?3 Tell me, if you know all this.4

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      19 "What is the way to the abode of light? And where does darkness reside?5

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      20 Can you take them to their places? Do you know the paths6 to their dwellings?

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      21 Surely you know, for you were already born!7 You have lived so many years!

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      22 "Have you entered the storehouses of the snow8 or seen the storehouses9 of the hail,10

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      23 which I reserve for times of trouble,11 for days of war and battle?12

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      24 What is the way to the place where the lightning is dispersed,13 or the place where the east winds14 are scattered over the earth?15

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      25 Who cuts a channel for the torrents of rain, and a path for the thunderstorm,16

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      26 to water17 a land where no man lives, a desert with no one in it,18

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      27 to satisfy a desolate wasteland and make it sprout with grass?19

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