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Job 11

NIV 1 Then Zophar the Naamathite replied: NIV 1 Then Zophar the Naamathite replied: NIV 2 "Are all these words to go unanswered? Is this talker to be vindicated? NIV 2 "Are all these words to go unanswered? Is this talker to be vindicated? NIV 3 Will your idle talk reduce men to silence? Will no one rebuke you when you mock? NIV 3 Will your idle talk reduce men to silence? Will no one rebuke you when you mock? NIV 4 You say to God, 'My beliefs are flawless and I am pure in your sight.' NIV 4 You say to God, 'My beliefs are flawless and I am pure in your sight.' NIV 5 Oh, how I wish that God would speak, that he would open his lips against you NIV 5 Oh, how I wish that God would speak, that he would open his lips against you NIV 6 and disclose to you the secrets of wisdom, for true wisdom has two sides. Know this: God has even forgotten some of your sin. NIV 6 and disclose to you the secrets of wisdom, for true wisdom has two sides. Know this: God has even forgotten some of your sin. NIV 7 "Can you fathom the mysteries of God? Can you probe the limits of the Almighty? NIV 7 "Can you fathom the mysteries of God? Can you probe the limits of the Almighty? NIV 8 They are higher than the heavens--what can you do? They are deeper than the depths of the grave--what can you know? NIV 8 They are higher than the heavens--what can you do? They are deeper than the depths of the grave--what can you know? NIV 9 Their measure is longer than the earth and wider than the sea. NIV 9 Their measure is longer than the earth and wider than the sea. NIV 10 "If he comes along and confines you in prison and convenes a court, who can oppose him? NIV 10 "If he comes along and confines you in prison and convenes a court, who can oppose him? NIV 11 Surely he recognizes deceitful men; and when he sees evil, does he not take note? NIV 11 Surely he recognizes deceitful men; and when he sees evil, does he not take note? NIV 12 But a witless man can no more become wise than a wild donkey's colt can be born a man. NIV 12 But a witless man can no more become wise than a wild donkey's colt can be born a man. NIV 13 "Yet if you devote your heart to him and stretch out your hands to him, NIV 13 "Yet if you devote your heart to him and stretch out your hands to him, NIV 14 if you put away the sin that is in your hand and allow no evil to dwell in your tent, NIV 14 if you put away the sin that is in your hand and allow no evil to dwell in your tent, NIV 15 then you will lift up your face without shame; you will stand firm and without fear. NIV 15 then you will lift up your face without shame; you will stand firm and without fear. NIV 16 You will surely forget your trouble, recalling it only as waters gone by. NIV 16 You will surely forget your trouble, recalling it only as waters gone by. NIV 17 Life will be brighter than noonday, and darkness will become like morning. NIV 17 Life will be brighter than noonday, and darkness will become like morning. NIV 18 You will be secure, because there is hope; you will look about you and take your rest in safety. NIV 18 You will be secure, because there is hope; you will look about you and take your rest in safety. NIV 19 You will lie down, with no one to make you afraid, and many will court your favor. NIV 19 You will lie down, with no one to make you afraid, and many will court your favor. NIV 20 But the eyes of the wicked will fail, and escape will elude them; their hope will become a dying gasp." NIV 20 But the eyes of the wicked will fail, and escape will elude them; their hope will become a dying gasp."