Parallel Bible results for Job 18

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Job 18

NLT 1 Then Bildad the Shuhite replied: NIV 1 Then Bildad the Shuhite replied: NLT 2 “How long before you stop talking? Speak sense if you want us to answer! NIV 2 "When will you end these speeches? Be sensible, and then we can talk. NLT 3 Do you think we are mere animals? Do you think we are stupid? NIV 3 Why are we regarded as cattle and considered stupid in your sight? NLT 4 You may tear out your hair in anger, but will that destroy the earth? Will it make the rocks tremble? NIV 4 You who tear yourself to pieces in your anger, is the earth to be abandoned for your sake? Or must the rocks be moved from their place? NLT 5 “Surely the light of the wicked will be snuffed out. The sparks of their fire will not glow. NIV 5 "The lamp of the wicked is snuffed out; the flame of his fire stops burning. NLT 6 The light in their tent will grow dark. The lamp hanging above them will be quenched. NIV 6 The light in his tent becomes dark; the lamp beside him goes out. NLT 7 The confident stride of the wicked will be shortened. Their own schemes will be their downfall. NIV 7 The vigor of his step is weakened; his own schemes throw him down. NLT 8 The wicked walk into a net. They fall into a pit. NIV 8 His feet thrust him into a net and he wanders into its mesh. NLT 9 A trap grabs them by the heel. A snare holds them tight. NIV 9 A trap seizes him by the heel; a snare holds him fast. NLT 10 A noose lies hidden on the ground. A rope is stretched across their path. NIV 10 A noose is hidden for him on the ground; a trap lies in his path. NLT 11 “Terrors surround the wicked and trouble them at every step. NIV 11 Terrors startle him on every side and dog his every step. NLT 12 Hunger depletes their strength, and calamity waits for them to stumble. NIV 12 Calamity is hungry for him; disaster is ready for him when he falls. NLT 13 Disease eats their skin; death devours their limbs. NIV 13 It eats away parts of his skin; death's firstborn devours his limbs. NLT 14 They are torn from the security of their homes and are brought down to the king of terrors. NIV 14 He is torn from the security of his tent and marched off to the king of terrors. NLT 15 The homes of the wicked will burn down; burning sulfur rains on their houses. NIV 15 Fire resides in his tent; burning sulfur is scattered over his dwelling. NLT 16 Their roots will dry up, and their branches will wither. NIV 16 His roots dry up below and his branches wither above. NLT 17 All memory of their existence will fade from the earth; no one will remember their names. NIV 17 The memory of him perishes from the earth; he has no name in the land. NLT 18 They will be thrust from light into darkness, driven from the world. NIV 18 He is driven from light into darkness and is banished from the world. NLT 19 They will have neither children nor grandchildren, nor any survivor in the place where they lived. NIV 19 He has no offspring or descendants among his people, no survivor where once he lived. NLT 20 People in the west are appalled at their fate; people in the east are horrified. NIV 20 Men of the west are appalled at his fate; men of the east are seized with horror. NLT 21 They will say, ‘This was the home of a wicked person, the place of one who rejected God.’” NIV 21 Surely such is the dwelling of an evil man; such is the place of one who knows not God."