Job 9:15-25 NIV

15 Though I were innocent, I could not answer him; I could only plead with my Judge for mercy.

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

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17 He would crush me with a storm and multiply my wounds for no reason.

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

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19 If it is a matter of strength, he is mighty! And if it is a matter of justice, who can challenge hima ?

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    • n 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.

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

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          22 It is all the same; that is why I say, ‘He destroys both the blameless and the wicked.’

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          23 When a scourge brings sudden death, he mocks the despair of the innocent.

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          24 When a land falls into the hands of the wicked, he blindfolds its judges. If it is not he, then who is it?

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          25 “My days are swifter than a runner; they fly away without a glimpse of joy.

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