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Job 41

TNIV 1 "Can you pull in the leviathan with a fishhook or tie down its tongue with a rope? NIV 1 "Can you pull in the leviathan with a fishhook or tie down his tongue with a rope? TNIV 2 Can you put a cord through its nose or pierce its jaw with a hook? NIV 2 Can you put a cord through his nose or pierce his jaw with a hook? TNIV 3 Will it keep begging you for mercy? Will it speak to you with gentle words? NIV 3 Will he keep begging you for mercy? Will he speak to you with gentle words? TNIV 4 Will it make an agreement with you for you to take it as your slave for life? NIV 4 Will he make an agreement with you for you to take him as your slave for life? TNIV 5 Can you make a pet of it like a bird or put it on a leash for the young women in your house? NIV 5 Can you make a pet of him like a bird or put him on a leash for your girls? TNIV 6 Will traders barter for it? Will they divide it up among the merchants? NIV 6 Will traders barter for him? Will they divide him up among the merchants? TNIV 7 Can you fill its hide with harpoons or its head with fishing spears? NIV 7 Can you fill his hide with harpoons or his head with fishing spears? TNIV 8 If you lay a hand on it, 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! TNIV 9 Any hope of subduing it is false; the mere sight of it is overpowering. NIV 9 Any hope of subduing him is false; the mere sight of him is overpowering. TNIV 10 No one is fierce enough to rouse it. 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? TNIV 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. TNIV 12 "I will not fail to speak of Leviathan's limbs, its strength and its graceful form. NIV 12 "I will not fail to speak of his limbs, his strength and his graceful form. TNIV 13 Who can strip off its outer coat? Who can penetrate its double coat of armor? NIV 13 Who can strip off his outer coat? Who would approach him with a bridle? TNIV 14 Who dares open the doors of its mouth, ringed about with fearsome teeth? NIV 14 Who dares open the doors of his mouth, ringed about with his fearsome teeth? TNIV 15 Its back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; NIV 15 His back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; TNIV 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. TNIV 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. TNIV 18 Its snorting throws out flashes of light; its eyes are like the rays of dawn. NIV 18 His snorting throws out flashes of light; his eyes are like the rays of dawn. TNIV 19 Flames stream from its mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. NIV 19 Firebrands stream from his mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. TNIV 20 Smoke pours from its nostrils as from a boiling pot over burning reeds. NIV 20 Smoke pours from his nostrils as from a boiling pot over a fire of reeds. TNIV 21 Its breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from its mouth. NIV 21 His breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from his mouth. TNIV 22 Strength resides in its neck; dismay goes before it. NIV 22 Strength resides in his neck; dismay goes before him. TNIV 23 The folds of its flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. NIV 23 The folds of his flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. TNIV 24 Its chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. NIV 24 His chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. TNIV 25 When it rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before its thrashing. NIV 25 When he rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before his thrashing. TNIV 26 The sword that reaches it 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. TNIV 27 Iron it treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. NIV 27 Iron he treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. TNIV 28 Arrows do not make it flee; slingstones are like chaff to it. NIV 28 Arrows do not make him flee; slingstones are like chaff to him. TNIV 29 A club seems to it but a piece of straw; it 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. TNIV 30 Its 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. TNIV 31 It 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. TNIV 32 It leaves a glistening wake behind it; 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. TNIV 33 Nothing on earth is its equal-- a creature without fear. NIV 33 Nothing on earth is his equal-- a creature without fear. TNIV 34 It looks down on all that are haughty; it 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."