Job 1:13-22 LEB

The Adversary’s Attack on Job’s Possessions

13 And then [there] was one day whena his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their firstborn brother's house.

References for Job 1:13

    • ‰ 1:13 - Hebrew "and"
      14 And a messenger came to Job and said, "The oxen were plowing, and the female donkeys were feeding {beside them}.b

      References for Job 1:14

        • Š 1:14 - Literally "on their hands"
          15 Thenc the Sabeans {attacked},d and they took them, and they slew the servants {by the edge of the sword}.e Butf I escaped, [even] I alone, to tell you."

          References for Job 1:15

            • ‹ 1:15 - Hebrew "And"
            • Œ 1:15 - Literally "fell [upon them]"
            •  1:15 - Literally "with the mouth of [the] sword"
            • Ž 1:15 - Hebrew "And"
              16 While this one was still speaking, {another}g came and said, "The fire of God fell from the heavens, and it blazed up against the sheep and goats and against the servants, and it consumed them. But I escaped, [even] I alone, to tell you."

              References for Job 1:16

                •  1:16 - Literally "this"
                  17 While this one was still speaking, {another}h came and said, "The Chaldeans formed three divisions, and they made a raid on the camels, and they carried them away, and they struck your servants {by the edge of the sword},i but I escaped, [even] I alone, to tell you."

                  References for Job 1:17

                    •  1:17 - Literally "this"
                    • ‘ 1:17 - Literally "with the mouth of [the] sword"
                      18 At the timej this one was speaking, {another}k came and said, "Your sons and your daughters were eating and drinking wine in their firstborn brother's house.

                      References for Job 1:18

                        • ’ 1:18 - Hebrew "Until"
                        • “ 1:18 - Literally "this"
                          19 And behold,l a great wind came from across the desert, and it struck the four corners of the house {so that}m it fell upon the young people, and they died. But I escaped, [even] I alone, to tell you."

                          References for Job 1:19

                            • ” 1:19 - Or "Look"
                            • • 1:19 - Literally "and"
                              20 Thenn Job arose and tore his outer garmento and shaved his head; {then}p he fell upon the ground and he worshiped.

                              References for Job 1:20

                                • – 1:20 - Hebrew "And"
                                • — 1:20 - Or "robe"
                                • ˜ 1:20 - Hebrew "and"
                                  21 Thenq he said, "Naked I came out from my mother's womb, and naked I will return there. Yahweh gives, and Yahweh takes. Let Yahweh's name be blessed."

                                  References for Job 1:21

                                    • ™ 1:21 - Hebrew "And"
                                      22 In all this, Job did not sin and did not {charge God with wrongdoing}.r

                                      References for Job 1:22

                                        • š 1:22 - Literally "give unseemliness to God"