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Job 28:20-28

NIV 20 "Where then does wisdom come from? Where does understanding dwell? NIV 20 "Where then does wisdom come from? Where does understanding dwell? NIV 21 It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds of the air. NIV 21 It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds of the air. NIV 22 Destruction and Death say, 'Only a rumor of it has reached our ears.' NIV 22 Destruction and Death say, 'Only a rumor of it has reached our ears.' NIV 23 God understands the way to it and he alone knows where it dwells, NIV 23 God understands the way to it and he alone knows where it dwells, NIV 24 for he views the ends of the earth and sees everything under the heavens. NIV 24 for he views the ends of the earth and sees everything under the heavens. NIV 25 When he established the force of the wind and measured out the waters, NIV 25 When he established the force of the wind and measured out the waters, NIV 26 when he made a decree for the rain and a path for the thunderstorm, NIV 26 when he made a decree for the rain and a path for the thunderstorm, NIV 27 then he looked at wisdom and appraised it; he confirmed it and tested it. NIV 27 then he looked at wisdom and appraised it; he confirmed it and tested it. NIV 28 And he said to man, 'The fear of the Lord--that is wisdom, and to shun evil is understanding.' " NIV 28 And he said to man, 'The fear of the Lord--that is wisdom, and to shun evil is understanding.' "