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Job 27

NIV 1 And Job continued his discourse: NIV 1 And Job continued his discourse: NIV 2 "As surely as God lives, who has denied me justice, the Almighty, who has made me taste bitterness of soul, NIV 2 "As surely as God lives, who has denied me justice, the Almighty, who has made me taste bitterness of soul, NIV 3 as long as I have life within me, the breath of God in my nostrils, NIV 3 as long as I have life within me, the breath of God in my nostrils, NIV 4 my lips will not speak wickedness, and my tongue will utter no deceit. NIV 4 my lips will not speak wickedness, and my tongue will utter no deceit. NIV 5 I will never admit you are in the right; till I die, I will not deny my integrity. NIV 5 I will never admit you are in the right; till I die, I will not deny my integrity. NIV 6 I will maintain my righteousness and never let go of it; my conscience will not reproach me as long as I live. NIV 6 I will maintain my righteousness and never let go of it; my conscience will not reproach me as long as I live. NIV 7 "May my enemies be like the wicked, my adversaries like the unjust! NIV 7 "May my enemies be like the wicked, my adversaries like the unjust! NIV 8 For what hope has the godless when he is cut off, when God takes away his life? NIV 8 For what hope has the godless when he is cut off, when God takes away his life? NIV 9 Does God listen to his cry when distress comes upon him? NIV 9 Does God listen to his cry when distress comes upon him? NIV 10 Will he find delight in the Almighty? Will he call upon God at all times? NIV 10 Will he find delight in the Almighty? Will he call upon God at all times? NIV 11 "I will teach you about the power of God; the ways of the Almighty I will not conceal. NIV 11 "I will teach you about the power of God; the ways of the Almighty I will not conceal. NIV 12 You have all seen this yourselves. Why then this meaningless talk? NIV 12 You have all seen this yourselves. Why then this meaningless talk? NIV 13 "Here is the fate God allots to the wicked, the heritage a ruthless man receives from the Almighty: NIV 13 "Here is the fate God allots to the wicked, the heritage a ruthless man receives from the Almighty: NIV 14 However many his children, their fate is the sword; his offspring will never have enough to eat. NIV 14 However many his children, their fate is the sword; his offspring will never have enough to eat. NIV 15 The plague will bury those who survive him, and their widows will not weep for them. NIV 15 The plague will bury those who survive him, and their widows will not weep for them. NIV 16 Though he heaps up silver like dust and clothes like piles of clay, NIV 16 Though he heaps up silver like dust and clothes like piles of clay, NIV 17 what he lays up the righteous will wear, and the innocent will divide his silver. NIV 17 what he lays up the righteous will wear, and the innocent will divide his silver. NIV 18 The house he builds is like a moth's cocoon, like a hut made by a watchman. NIV 18 The house he builds is like a moth's cocoon, like a hut made by a watchman. NIV 19 He lies down wealthy, but will do so no more; when he opens his eyes, all is gone. NIV 19 He lies down wealthy, but will do so no more; when he opens his eyes, all is gone. NIV 20 Terrors overtake him like a flood; a tempest snatches him away in the night. NIV 20 Terrors overtake him like a flood; a tempest snatches him away in the night. NIV 21 The east wind carries him off, and he is gone; it sweeps him out of his place. NIV 21 The east wind carries him off, and he is gone; it sweeps him out of his place. NIV 22 It hurls itself against him without mercy as he flees headlong from its power. NIV 22 It hurls itself against him without mercy as he flees headlong from its power. NIV 23 It claps its hands in derision and hisses him out of his place. NIV 23 It claps its hands in derision and hisses him out of his place.