Parallel Bible results for Job 35

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Job 35

NIV 1 Then Elihu said: NIV 1 Then Elihu said: NIV 2 "Do you think this is just? You say, 'I will be cleared by God. ' NIV 2 "Do you think this is just? You say, 'I will be cleared by God. ' NIV 3 Yet you ask him, 'What profit is it to me, and what do I gain by not sinning?' NIV 3 Yet you ask him, 'What profit is it to me, and what do I gain by not sinning?' NIV 4 "I would like to reply to you and to your friends with you. NIV 4 "I would like to reply to you and to your friends with you. NIV 5 Look up at the heavens and see; gaze at the clouds so high above you. NIV 5 Look up at the heavens and see; gaze at the clouds so high above you. NIV 6 If you sin, how does that affect him? If your sins are many, what does that do to him? NIV 6 If you sin, how does that affect him? If your sins are many, what does that do to him? NIV 7 If you are righteous, what do you give to him, or what does he receive from your hand? NIV 7 If you are righteous, what do you give to him, or what does he receive from your hand? NIV 8 Your wickedness affects only a man like yourself, and your righteousness only the sons of men. NIV 8 Your wickedness affects only a man like yourself, and your righteousness only the sons of men. NIV 9 "Men cry out under a load of oppression; they plead for relief from the arm of the powerful. NIV 9 "Men cry out under a load of oppression; they plead for relief from the arm of the powerful. NIV 10 But no one says, 'Where is God my Maker, who gives songs in the night, NIV 10 But no one says, 'Where is God my Maker, who gives songs in the night, NIV 11 who teaches more to us than to the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the air?' NIV 11 who teaches more to us than to the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the air?' NIV 12 He does not answer when men cry out because of the arrogance of the wicked. NIV 12 He does not answer when men cry out because of the arrogance of the wicked. NIV 13 Indeed, God does not listen to their empty plea; the Almighty pays no attention to it. NIV 13 Indeed, God does not listen to their empty plea; the Almighty pays no attention to it. NIV 14 How much less, then, will he listen when you say that you do not see him, that your case is before him and you must wait for him, NIV 14 How much less, then, will he listen when you say that you do not see him, that your case is before him and you must wait for him, NIV 15 and further, that his anger never punishes and he does not take the least notice of wickedness. NIV 15 and further, that his anger never punishes and he does not take the least notice of wickedness. NIV 16 So Job opens his mouth with empty talk; without knowledge he multiplies words." NIV 16 So Job opens his mouth with empty talk; without knowledge he multiplies words."