Parallel Bible results for Job 12:19-25

New Living Translation

New International Version

Job 12:19-25

NLT 19 He leads priests away, stripped of status; he overthrows those with long years in power. NIV 19 He leads priests away stripped and overthrows men long established. NLT 20 He silences the trusted adviser and removes the insight of the elders. NIV 20 He silences the lips of trusted advisers and takes away the discernment of elders. NLT 21 He pours disgrace upon princes and disarms the strong. NIV 21 He pours contempt on nobles and disarms the mighty. NLT 22 “He uncovers mysteries hidden in darkness; he brings light to the deepest gloom. NIV 22 He reveals the deep things of darkness and brings deep shadows into the light. NLT 23 He builds up nations, and he destroys them. He expands nations, and he abandons them. NIV 23 He makes nations great, and destroys them; he enlarges nations, and disperses them. NLT 24 He strips kings of understanding and leaves them wandering in a pathless wasteland. NIV 24 He deprives the leaders of the earth of their reason; he sends them wandering through a trackless waste. NLT 25 They grope in the darkness without a light. He makes them stagger like drunkards. NIV 25 They grope in darkness with no light; he makes them stagger like drunkards.