Parallel Bible results for Job 16:1-5

New American Standard Bible

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Job 16:1-5

NAS 1 Then Job answered, NIV 1 Then Job replied: NAS 2 "I have heard many such things; Sorry comforters are you all. NIV 2 "I have heard many things like these; miserable comforters are you all! NAS 3 "Is there no limit to windy words? Or what plagues you that you answer? NIV 3 Will your long-winded speeches never end? What ails you that you keep on arguing? NAS 4 "I too could speak like you, If I were in your place. I could compose words against you And shake my head at you. NIV 4 I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could make fine speeches against you and shake my head at you. NAS 5 "I could strengthen you with my mouth, And the solace of my lips could lessen your pain. NIV 5 But my mouth would encourage you; comfort from my lips would bring you relief.