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Job 39

NLT 1 “Do you know when the wild goats give birth? Have you watched as deer are born in the wild? NIV 1 "Do you know when the mountain goats give birth? Do you watch when the doe bears her fawn? NLT 2 Do you know how many months they carry their young? Are you aware of the time of their delivery? NIV 2 Do you count the months till they bear? Do you know the time they give birth? NLT 3 They crouch down to give birth to their young and deliver their offspring. NIV 3 They crouch down and bring forth their young; their labor pains are ended. NLT 4 Their young grow up in the open fields, then leave home and never return. NIV 4 Their young thrive and grow strong in the wilds; they leave and do not return. NLT 5 “Who gives the wild donkey its freedom? Who untied its ropes? NIV 5 "Who let the wild donkey go free? Who untied his ropes? NLT 6 I have placed it in the wilderness; its home is the wasteland. NIV 6 I gave him the wasteland as his home, the salt flats as his habitat. NLT 7 It hates the noise of the city and has no driver to shout at it. NIV 7 He laughs at the commotion in the town; he does not hear a driver's shout. NLT 8 The mountains are its pastureland, where it searches for every blade of grass. NIV 8 He ranges the hills for his pasture and searches for any green thing. NLT 9 “Will the wild ox consent to being tamed? Will it spend the night in your stall? NIV 9 "Will the wild ox consent to serve you? Will he stay by your manger at night? NLT 10 Can you hitch a wild ox to a plow? Will it plow a field for you? NIV 10 Can you hold him to the furrow with a harness? Will he till the valleys behind you? NLT 11 Given its strength, can you trust it? Can you leave and trust the ox to do your work? NIV 11 Will you rely on him for his great strength? Will you leave your heavy work to him? NLT 12 Can you rely on it to bring home your grain and deliver it to your threshing floor? NIV 12 Can you trust him to bring in your grain and gather it to your threshing floor? NLT 13 “The ostrich flaps her wings grandly, but they are no match for the feathers of the stork. NIV 13 "The wings of the ostrich flap joyfully, but they cannot compare with the pinions and feathers of the stork. NLT 14 She lays her eggs on top of the earth, letting them be warmed in the dust. NIV 14 She lays her eggs on the ground and lets them warm in the sand, NLT 15 She doesn’t worry that a foot might crush them or a wild animal might destroy them. NIV 15 unmindful that a foot may crush them, that some wild animal may trample them. NLT 16 She is harsh toward her young, as if they were not her own. She doesn’t care if they die. NIV 16 She treats her young harshly, as if they were not hers; she cares not that her labor was in vain, NLT 17 For God has deprived her of wisdom. He has given her no understanding. NIV 17 for God did not endow her with wisdom or give her a share of good sense. NLT 18 But whenever she jumps up to run, she passes the swiftest horse with its rider. NIV 18 Yet when she spreads her feathers to run, she laughs at horse and rider. NLT 19 “Have you given the horse its strength or clothed its neck with a flowing mane? NIV 19 "Do you give the horse his strength or clothe his neck with a flowing mane? NLT 20 Did you give it the ability to leap like a locust? Its majestic snorting is terrifying! NIV 20 Do you make him leap like a locust, striking terror with his proud snorting? NLT 21 It paws the earth and rejoices in its strength when it charges out to battle. NIV 21 He paws fiercely, rejoicing in his strength, and charges into the fray. NLT 22 It laughs at fear and is unafraid. It does not run from the sword. NIV 22 He laughs at fear, afraid of nothing; he does not shy away from the sword. NLT 23 The arrows rattle against it, and the spear and javelin flash. NIV 23 The quiver rattles against his side, along with the flashing spear and lance. NLT 24 It paws the ground fiercely and rushes forward into battle when the ram’s horn blows. NIV 24 In frenzied excitement he eats up the ground; he cannot stand still when the trumpet sounds. NLT 25 It snorts at the sound of the horn. It senses the battle in the distance. It quivers at the captain’s commands and the noise of battle. NIV 25 At the blast of the trumpet he snorts, 'Aha!' He catches the scent of battle from afar, the shout of commanders and the battle cry. NLT 26 “Is it your wisdom that makes the hawk soar and spread its wings toward the south? NIV 26 "Does the hawk take flight by your wisdom and spread his wings toward the south? NLT 27 Is it at your command that the eagle rises to the heights to make its nest? NIV 27 Does the eagle soar at your command and build his nest on high? NLT 28 It lives on the cliffs, making its home on a distant, rocky crag. NIV 28 He dwells on a cliff and stays there at night; a rocky crag is his stronghold. NLT 29 From there it hunts its prey, keeping watch with piercing eyes. NIV 29 From there he seeks out his food; his eyes detect it from afar. NLT 30 Its young gulp down blood. Where there’s a carcass, there you’ll find it.” NIV 30 His young ones feast on blood, and where the slain are, there is he."