Parallel Bible results for Job 16:12-22

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Job 16:12-22

NIV 12 All was well with me, but he shattered me; he seized me by the neck and crushed me. He has made me his target; NIV 12 All was well with me, but he shattered me; he seized me by the neck and crushed me. He has made me his target; NIV 13 his archers surround me. Without pity, he pierces my kidneys and spills my gall on the ground. NIV 13 his archers surround me. Without pity, he pierces my kidneys and spills my gall on the ground. NIV 14 Again and again he bursts upon me; he rushes at me like a warrior. NIV 14 Again and again he bursts upon me; he rushes at me like a warrior. NIV 15 "I have sewed sackcloth over my skin and buried my brow in the dust. NIV 15 "I have sewed sackcloth over my skin and buried my brow in the dust. NIV 16 My face is red with weeping, deep shadows ring my eyes; NIV 16 My face is red with weeping, deep shadows ring my eyes; NIV 17 yet my hands have been free of violence and my prayer is pure. NIV 17 yet my hands have been free of violence and my prayer is pure. NIV 18 "O earth, do not cover my blood; may my cry never be laid to rest! NIV 18 "O earth, do not cover my blood; may my cry never be laid to rest! NIV 19 Even now my witness is in heaven; my advocate is on high. NIV 19 Even now my witness is in heaven; my advocate is on high. NIV 20 My intercessor is my friend as my eyes pour out tears to God; NIV 20 My intercessor is my friend as my eyes pour out tears to God; NIV 21 on behalf of a man he pleads with God as a man pleads for his friend. NIV 21 on behalf of a man he pleads with God as a man pleads for his friend. NIV 22 "Only a few years will pass before I go on the journey of no return. NIV 22 "Only a few years will pass before I go on the journey of no return.