Parallel Bible results for Job 14:1-6

New Living Translation

New International Version

Job 14:1-6

NLT 1 "How frail is humanity! How short is life, and how full of trouble! NIV 1 "Man born of woman is of few days and full of trouble. NLT 2 Like a flower, we blossom for a moment and then wither. Like the shadow of a passing cloud, we quickly disappear. NIV 2 He springs up like a flower and withers away; like a fleeting shadow, he does not endure. NLT 3 Must you keep an eye on such a frail creature and demand an accounting from me? NIV 3 Do you fix your eye on such a one? Will you bring him before you for judgment? NLT 4 Who can create purity in one born impure? No one! NIV 4 Who can bring what is pure from the impure? No one! NLT 5 You have decided the length of our lives. You know how many months we will live, and we are not given a minute longer. NIV 5 Man's days are determined; you have decreed the number of his months and have set limits he cannot exceed. NLT 6 So give us a little rest, won't you? Turn away your angry stare. We are like hired hands, so let us finish the task you have given us." NIV 6 So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired man.