"He will surelyreprove you If you secretly1showpartiality .
"Will not 2His amajestyterrify you, And the dread of Him fall on you?
"Your memorablesayings are proverbs of ashes, Your defenses are defenses of clay.
"3Be silentbefore me so that I may speak; Then let come on me what may.
14"Why should I take my flesh in my teeth And 4put my life in my bhands?
"5Though He slay me, I will hope in Him. Nevertheless I 6will argue my wayscbefore Him.
16"Thisalso will be my 7salvation, For 8a godlessman may not come before His presence.
17"Listencarefully to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.
18"Beholdnow, I have 9prepared my case; I know that 10I will be vindicated.
"11Who will contend with me? For then I would be silent and 12die.
20"Onlytwothings do not do to me, Then I will not hide from Your face: