Bildad Says Man Is Inferior

1 Then Bildad the Shuhite answered,
2 "1Dominion and awe belong to Him Who establishes peace in 2His heights.
3 "Is there any number to 3His troops? And upon whom does His light not rise?
4 "How then can a man be 4just with God? Or how can he be 5clean who is born of woman?
5 "If even 6the moon has no brightness And the 7stars are not pure in His sight,
6 How much * less 8man, that 9maggot, And the son of man, that worm!"