Job 6:1-7 NIV


1 Then Job replied:

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      2 "If only my anguish could be weighed and all my misery be placed on the scales!1

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      3 It would surely outweigh the sand2 of the seas-- no wonder my words have been impetuous.3

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      4 The arrows4 of the Almighty5 are in me,6 my spirit drinks7 in their poison;8 God's terrors9 are marshaled against me.10
      5 Does a wild donkey11 bray12 when it has grass, or an ox bellow when it has fodder?13

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      6 Is tasteless food eaten without salt, or is there flavor in the white of an egga ?14

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        • a 6:6 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
          7 I refuse to touch it; such food makes me ill.15

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