Parallel Bible results for Job 12:19-25

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Job 12:19-25

NLT 19 He leads priests away stripped of status; he overthrows the mighty. NIV 19 He leads priests away stripped and overthrows men long established. NLT 20 He silences the trusted adviser, and he 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 confiscates weapons from the strong." NIV 21 He pours contempt on nobles and disarms the mighty. NLT 22 "He floods the darkness with light; 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 raises up nations, and he destroys them. He makes nations expand, and he abandons them. NIV 23 He makes nations great, and destroys them; he enlarges nations, and disperses them. NLT 24 He takes away the understanding of kings, and he leaves them wandering in a wasteland without a path. 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.