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Job 40

NIV 1 The LORD said to Job: NIV 1 The LORD said to Job: NIV 2 "Will the one who contends with the Almighty correct him? Let him who accuses God answer him!" NIV 2 "Will the one who contends with the Almighty correct him? Let him who accuses God answer him!" NIV 3 Then Job answered the LORD: NIV 3 Then Job answered the LORD: NIV 4 "I am unworthy--how can I reply to you? I put my hand over my mouth. NIV 4 "I am unworthy--how can I reply to you? I put my hand over my mouth. NIV 5 I spoke once, but I have no answer-- twice, but I will say no more." NIV 5 I spoke once, but I have no answer-- twice, but I will say no more." NIV 6 Then the LORD spoke to Job out of the storm: NIV 6 Then the LORD spoke to Job out of the storm: NIV 7 "Brace yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer me. NIV 7 "Brace yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer me. NIV 8 "Would you discredit my justice? Would you condemn me to justify yourself ? NIV 8 "Would you discredit my justice? Would you condemn me to justify yourself ? NIV 9 Do you have an arm like God's, and can your voice thunder like his? NIV 9 Do you have an arm like God's, and can your voice thunder like his? NIV 10 Then adorn yourself with glory and splendor, and clothe yourself in honor and majesty. NIV 10 Then adorn yourself with glory and splendor, and clothe yourself in honor and majesty. NIV 11 Unleash the fury of your wrath, look at every proud man and bring him low, NIV 11 Unleash the fury of your wrath, look at every proud man and bring him low, NIV 12 look at every proud man and humble him, crush the wicked where they stand. NIV 12 look at every proud man and humble him, crush the wicked where they stand. NIV 13 Bury them all in the dust together; shroud their faces in the grave. NIV 13 Bury them all in the dust together; shroud their faces in the grave. NIV 14 Then I myself will admit to you that your own right hand can save you. NIV 14 Then I myself will admit to you that your own right hand can save you. NIV 15 "Look at the behemoth, which I made along with you and which feeds on grass like an ox. NIV 15 "Look at the behemoth, which I made along with you and which feeds on grass like an ox. NIV 16 What strength he has in his loins, what power in the muscles of his belly! NIV 16 What strength he has in his loins, what power in the muscles of his belly! NIV 17 His tail sways like a cedar; the sinews of his thighs are close-knit. NIV 17 His tail sways like a cedar; the sinews of his thighs are close-knit. NIV 18 His bones are tubes of bronze, his limbs like rods of iron. NIV 18 His bones are tubes of bronze, his limbs like rods of iron. NIV 19 He ranks first among the works of God, yet his Maker can approach him with his sword. NIV 19 He ranks first among the works of God, yet his Maker can approach him with his sword. NIV 20 The hills bring him their produce, and all the wild animals play nearby. NIV 20 The hills bring him their produce, and all the wild animals play nearby. NIV 21 Under the lotus plants he lies, hidden among the reeds in the marsh. NIV 21 Under the lotus plants he lies, hidden among the reeds in the marsh. NIV 22 The lotuses conceal him in their shadow; the poplars by the stream surround him. NIV 22 The lotuses conceal him in their shadow; the poplars by the stream surround him. NIV 23 When the river rages, he is not alarmed; he is secure, though the Jordan should surge against his mouth. NIV 23 When the river rages, he is not alarmed; he is secure, though the Jordan should surge against his mouth. NIV 24 Can anyone capture him by the eyes, or trap him and pierce his nose? NIV 24 Can anyone capture him by the eyes, or trap him and pierce his nose?