Job 9:14-21 NIV

14 "How then can I dispute with him? How can I find words to argue with him?1

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      15 Though I were innocent, I could not answer him;2 I could only plead3 with my Judge4 for mercy.5

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      16 Even if I summoned him and he responded, I do not believe he would give me a hearing.6

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      17 He would crush me7 with a storm8 and multiply9 my wounds for no reason.10

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      18 He would not let me regain my breath but would overwhelm me with misery.11

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      19 If it is a matter of strength, he is mighty!12 And if it is a matter of justice, who will summon hima ?13

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        • a 9:19 - See Septuagint; Hebrew "me."
          20 Even if I were innocent, my mouth would condemn me; if I were blameless, it would pronounce me guilty.14

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            • 38 9:20 - S ver 15
              21 "Although I am blameless,15 I have no concern for myself;16 I despise my own life.17

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