Job 16:1-5 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Then Job replied: 1 Then Job replied:
2 "I have heard many things like these; miserable comforters are you all! 2 "I have heard many things like these; miserable comforters are you all!
3 Will your long-winded speeches never end? What ails you that you keep on arguing? 3 Will your long-winded speeches never end? What ails you that you keep on arguing?
4 I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could make fine speeches against you and shake my head at you. 4 I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could make fine speeches against you and shake my head at you.
5 But my mouth would encourage you; comfort from my lips would bring you relief. 5 But my mouth would encourage you; comfort from my lips would bring you relief.