Job 38:7-17 NIV

7 while the morning stars1 sang together2 and all the angelsa3 shouted for joy?4

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    • a 38:7 - Hebrew "the sons of God"
      8 "Who shut up the sea behind doors5 when it burst forth from the womb,6

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      9 when I made the clouds its garment and wrapped it in thick darkness,7

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      10 when I fixed limits for it8 and set its doors and bars in place,9

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      11 when I said, 'This far you may come and no farther;10 here is where your proud waves halt'?11

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      12 "Have you ever given orders to the morning,12 or shown the dawn its place,13

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      13 that it might take the earth by the edges and shake the wicked14 out of it?15

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      14 The earth takes shape like clay under a seal;16 its features stand out like those of a garment.

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      15 The wicked are denied their light,17 and their upraised arm is broken.18

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      16 "Have you journeyed to the springs of the sea or walked in the recesses of the deep?19

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      17 Have the gates of death20 been shown to you? Have you seen the gates of the shadow of deathb ?21

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        • b 38:17 - Or "gates of deep shadows"