Job 5:9-19 NIV

9 He performs wonders1 that cannot be fathomed,2 miracles that cannot be counted.3
10 He bestows rain on the earth;4 he sends water upon the countryside.5

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11 The lowly he sets on high,6 and those who mourn7 are lifted8 to safety.

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12 He thwarts the plans9 of the crafty, so that their hands achieve no success.10

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13 He catches the wise11 in their craftiness,12 and the schemes of the wily are swept away.13
14 Darkness14 comes upon them in the daytime; at noon they grope as in the night.15

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15 He saves the needy16 from the sword in their mouth; he saves them from the clutches of the powerful.17

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16 So the poor18 have hope, and injustice shuts its mouth.19

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17 "Blessed is the man whom God corrects;20 so do not despise the discipline21 of the Almighty.a22

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    • a 5:17 - Hebrew "Shaddai "; here and throughout Job
      18 For he wounds, but he also binds up;23 he injures, but his hands also heal.24

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      19 From six calamities he will rescue25 you; in seven no harm will befall you.26

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