Job 31:16-21 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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16 "If I have denied the desires of the poor or let the eyes of the widow grow weary, 16 "If I have denied the desires of the poor or let the eyes of the widow grow weary,
17 if I have kept my bread to myself, not sharing it with the fatherless-- 17 if I have kept my bread to myself, not sharing it with the fatherless--
18 but from my youth I reared him as would a father, and from my birth I guided the widow-- 18 but from my youth I reared him as would a father, and from my birth I guided the widow--
19 if I have seen anyone perishing for lack of clothing, or a needy man without a garment, 19 if I have seen anyone perishing for lack of clothing, or a needy man without a garment,
20 and his heart did not bless me for warming him with the fleece from my sheep, 20 and his heart did not bless me for warming him with the fleece from my sheep,
21 if I have raised my hand against the fatherless, knowing that I had influence in court, 21 if I have raised my hand against the fatherless, knowing that I had influence in court,