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Job 41

NIV 1 "Can you pull in the leviathan with a fishhook or tie down his tongue with a rope? NIV 1 "Can you pull in the leviathan with a fishhook or tie down his tongue with a rope? NIV 2 Can you put a cord through his nose or pierce his jaw with a hook? NIV 2 Can you put a cord through his nose or pierce his jaw with a hook? NIV 3 Will he keep begging you for mercy? Will he speak to you with gentle words? NIV 3 Will he keep begging you for mercy? Will he speak to you with gentle words? NIV 4 Will he make an agreement with you for you to take him as your slave for life? NIV 4 Will he make an agreement with you for you to take him as your slave for life? NIV 5 Can you make a pet of him like a bird or put him on a leash for your girls? NIV 5 Can you make a pet of him like a bird or put him on a leash for your girls? NIV 6 Will traders barter for him? Will they divide him up among the merchants? NIV 6 Will traders barter for him? Will they divide him up among the merchants? NIV 7 Can you fill his hide with harpoons or his head with fishing spears? NIV 7 Can you fill his hide with harpoons or his head with fishing spears? NIV 8 If you lay a hand on him, you will remember the struggle and never do it again! NIV 8 If you lay a hand on him, you will remember the struggle and never do it again! NIV 9 Any hope of subduing him is false; the mere sight of him is overpowering. NIV 9 Any hope of subduing him is false; the mere sight of him is overpowering. NIV 10 No one is fierce enough to rouse him. Who then is able to stand against me? NIV 10 No one is fierce enough to rouse him. Who then is able to stand against me? NIV 11 Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to me. NIV 11 Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to me. NIV 12 "I will not fail to speak of his limbs, his strength and his graceful form. NIV 12 "I will not fail to speak of his limbs, his strength and his graceful form. NIV 13 Who can strip off his outer coat? Who would approach him with a bridle? NIV 13 Who can strip off his outer coat? Who would approach him with a bridle? NIV 14 Who dares open the doors of his mouth, ringed about with his fearsome teeth? NIV 14 Who dares open the doors of his mouth, ringed about with his fearsome teeth? NIV 15 His back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; NIV 15 His back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; NIV 16 each is so close to the next that no air can pass between. NIV 16 each is so close to the next that no air can pass between. NIV 17 They are joined fast to one another; they cling together and cannot be parted. NIV 17 They are joined fast to one another; they cling together and cannot be parted. NIV 18 His snorting throws out flashes of light; his eyes are like the rays of dawn. NIV 18 His snorting throws out flashes of light; his eyes are like the rays of dawn. NIV 19 Firebrands stream from his mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. NIV 19 Firebrands stream from his mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. NIV 20 Smoke pours from his nostrils as from a boiling pot over a fire of reeds. NIV 20 Smoke pours from his nostrils as from a boiling pot over a fire of reeds. NIV 21 His breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from his mouth. NIV 21 His breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from his mouth. NIV 22 Strength resides in his neck; dismay goes before him. NIV 22 Strength resides in his neck; dismay goes before him. NIV 23 The folds of his flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. NIV 23 The folds of his flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. NIV 24 His chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. NIV 24 His chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. NIV 25 When he rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before his thrashing. NIV 25 When he rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before his thrashing. NIV 26 The sword that reaches him has no effect, nor does the spear or the dart or the javelin. NIV 26 The sword that reaches him has no effect, nor does the spear or the dart or the javelin. NIV 27 Iron he treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. NIV 27 Iron he treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. NIV 28 Arrows do not make him flee; slingstones are like chaff to him. NIV 28 Arrows do not make him flee; slingstones are like chaff to him. NIV 29 A club seems to him but a piece of straw; he laughs at the rattling of the lance. NIV 29 A club seems to him but a piece of straw; he laughs at the rattling of the lance. NIV 30 His undersides are jagged potsherds, leaving a trail in the mud like a threshing sledge. NIV 30 His undersides are jagged potsherds, leaving a trail in the mud like a threshing sledge. NIV 31 He makes the depths churn like a boiling caldron and stirs up the sea like a pot of ointment. NIV 31 He makes the depths churn like a boiling caldron and stirs up the sea like a pot of ointment. NIV 32 Behind him he leaves a glistening wake; one would think the deep had white hair. NIV 32 Behind him he leaves a glistening wake; one would think the deep had white hair. NIV 33 Nothing on earth is his equal-- a creature without fear. NIV 33 Nothing on earth is his equal-- a creature without fear. NIV 34 He looks down on all that are haughty; he is king over all that are proud." NIV 34 He looks down on all that are haughty; he is king over all that are proud."