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Job 4

NIV 1 Then Eliphaz the Temanite replied: NIV 1 Then Eliphaz the Temanite replied: NIV 2 "If someone ventures a word with you, will you be impatient? But who can keep from speaking? NIV 2 "If someone ventures a word with you, will you be impatient? But who can keep from speaking? NIV 3 Think how you have instructed many, how you have strengthened feeble hands. NIV 3 Think how you have instructed many, how you have strengthened feeble hands. NIV 4 Your words have supported those who stumbled; you have strengthened faltering knees. NIV 4 Your words have supported those who stumbled; you have strengthened faltering knees. NIV 5 But now trouble comes to you, and you are discouraged; it strikes you, and you are dismayed. NIV 5 But now trouble comes to you, and you are discouraged; it strikes you, and you are dismayed. NIV 6 Should not your piety be your confidence and your blameless ways your hope? NIV 6 Should not your piety be your confidence and your blameless ways your hope? NIV 7 "Consider now: Who, being innocent, has ever perished? Where were the upright ever destroyed? NIV 7 "Consider now: Who, being innocent, has ever perished? Where were the upright ever destroyed? NIV 8 As I have observed, those who plow evil and those who sow trouble reap it. NIV 8 As I have observed, those who plow evil and those who sow trouble reap it. NIV 9 At the breath of God they are destroyed; at the blast of his anger they perish. NIV 9 At the breath of God they are destroyed; at the blast of his anger they perish. NIV 10 The lions may roar and growl, yet the teeth of the great lions are broken. NIV 10 The lions may roar and growl, yet the teeth of the great lions are broken. NIV 11 The lion perishes for lack of prey, and the cubs of the lioness are scattered. NIV 11 The lion perishes for lack of prey, and the cubs of the lioness are scattered. NIV 12 "A word was secretly brought to me, my ears caught a whisper of it. NIV 12 "A word was secretly brought to me, my ears caught a whisper of it. NIV 13 Amid disquieting dreams in the night, when deep sleep falls on men, NIV 13 Amid disquieting dreams in the night, when deep sleep falls on men, NIV 14 fear and trembling seized me and made all my bones shake. NIV 14 fear and trembling seized me and made all my bones shake. NIV 15 A spirit glided past my face, and the hair on my body stood on end. NIV 15 A spirit glided past my face, and the hair on my body stood on end. NIV 16 It stopped, but I could not tell what it was. A form stood before my eyes, and I heard a hushed voice: NIV 16 It stopped, but I could not tell what it was. A form stood before my eyes, and I heard a hushed voice: NIV 17 'Can a mortal be more righteous than God? Can a man be more pure than his Maker? NIV 17 'Can a mortal be more righteous than God? Can a man be more pure than his Maker? NIV 18 If God places no trust in his servants, if he charges his angels with error, NIV 18 If God places no trust in his servants, if he charges his angels with error, NIV 19 how much more those who live in houses of clay, whose foundations are in the dust, who are crushed more readily than a moth! NIV 19 how much more those who live in houses of clay, whose foundations are in the dust, who are crushed more readily than a moth! NIV 20 Between dawn and dusk they are broken to pieces; unnoticed, they perish forever. NIV 20 Between dawn and dusk they are broken to pieces; unnoticed, they perish forever. NIV 21 Are not the cords of their tent pulled up, so that they die without wisdom?' NIV 21 Are not the cords of their tent pulled up, so that they die without wisdom?'