Job 38:25-41 NIV

25 Who cuts a channel for the torrents of rain, and a path for the thunderstorm,1

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26 to water2 a land where no man lives, a desert with no one in it,3

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27 to satisfy a desolate wasteland and make it sprout with grass?4

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28 Does the rain have a father?5 Who fathers the drops of dew?

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29 From whose womb comes the ice? Who gives birth to the frost from the heavens6

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30 when the waters become hard as stone, when the surface of the deep is frozen?7

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31 "Can you bind the beautifula Pleiades? Can you loose the cords of Orion?8

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    • c 38:31 - Or "the twinkling"; or "the chains of the"
      32 Can you bring forth the constellations9 in their seasonsb or lead out the Bearc with its cubs?10

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        • d 38:32 - Or "the morning star in its season"
        • e 38:32 - Or "out Leo"
          33 Do you know the laws11 of the heavens?12 Can you set up [God'sd] dominion over the earth?

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            • f 38:33 - Or "his"; or "their"
              34 "Can you raise your voice to the clouds and cover yourself with a flood of water?13

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              35 Do you send the lightning bolts on their way?14 Do they report to you, 'Here we are'?

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              36 Who endowed the hearte with wisdom15 or gave understanding16 to the mindf ?

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                • g 38:36 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
                • h 38:36 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
                  37 Who has the wisdom to count the clouds? Who can tip over the water jars17 of the heavens18

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                  38 when the dust becomes hard19 and the clods of earth stick together?20

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                  39 "Do you hunt the prey for the lioness and satisfy the hunger of the lions21

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                  40 when they crouch in their dens22 or lie in wait in a thicket?23

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                  41 Who provides food24 for the raven25 when its young cry out to God and wander about for lack of food?26

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