Job 5:11-21 NIV

11 The lowly he sets on high, and those who mourn are lifted to safety.

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12 He thwarts the plans of the crafty, so that their hands achieve no success.

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13 He catches the wise in their craftiness, and the schemes of the wily are swept away.
14 Darkness comes upon them in the daytime; at noon they grope as in the night.

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15 He saves the needy from the sword in their mouth; he saves them from the clutches of the powerful.

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16 So the poor have hope, and injustice shuts its mouth.

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17 “Blessed is the one whom God corrects; so do not despise the discipline of the Almighty.a

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    • g 5:17 - Hebrew "Shaddai" ; here and throughout Job
      18 For he wounds, but he also binds up; he injures, but his hands also heal.

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      19 From six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will touch you.

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      20 In famine he will deliver you from death, and in battle from the stroke of the sword.

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      21 You will be protected from the lash of the tongue, and need not fear when destruction comes.

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