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Job 41

WEB 1 "Can you draw out Leviathan with a fishhook? Or press down his tongue with a cord? NIV 1 "Can you pull in the leviathan with a fishhook or tie down his tongue with a rope? WEB 2 Can you put a rope into his nose? Or pierce his jaw through with a hook? NIV 2 Can you put a cord through his nose or pierce his jaw with a hook? WEB 3 Will he make many petitions to you? Or will he speak soft words to you? NIV 3 Will he keep begging you for mercy? Will he speak to you with gentle words? WEB 4 Will he make a covenant with you, That you should take him for a servant forever? NIV 4 Will he make an agreement with you for you to take him as your slave for life? WEB 5 Will you play with him as with a bird? Or will you bind him for your girls? NIV 5 Can you make a pet of him like a bird or put him on a leash for your girls? WEB 6 Will traders barter for him? Will they part him among the merchants? NIV 6 Will traders barter for him? Will they divide him up among the merchants? WEB 7 Can you fill his skin with barbed irons, Or his head with fish-spears? NIV 7 Can you fill his hide with harpoons or his head with fishing spears? WEB 8 Lay your hand on him. Remember the battle, and do so no more. NIV 8 If you lay a hand on him, you will remember the struggle and never do it again! WEB 9 Behold, the hope of him is in vain. Will not one be cast down even at the sight of him? NIV 9 Any hope of subduing him is false; the mere sight of him is overpowering. WEB 10 None is so fierce that he dare stir him up. Who then is he who can stand before me? NIV 10 No one is fierce enough to rouse him. Who then is able to stand against me? WEB 11 Who has first given to me, that I should repay him? Everything under the heavens is mine. NIV 11 Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to me. WEB 12 "I will not keep silence concerning his limbs, Nor his mighty strength, nor his goodly frame. NIV 12 "I will not fail to speak of his limbs, his strength and his graceful form. WEB 13 Who can strip off his outer garment? Who shall come within his jaws? NIV 13 Who can strip off his outer coat? Who would approach him with a bridle? WEB 14 Who can open the doors of his face? Around his teeth is terror. NIV 14 Who dares open the doors of his mouth, ringed about with his fearsome teeth? WEB 15 Strong scales are his pride, Shut up together with a close seal. NIV 15 His back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; WEB 16 One is so near to another, That no air can come between them. NIV 16 each is so close to the next that no air can pass between. WEB 17 They are joined one to another; They stick together, so that they can't be pulled apart. NIV 17 They are joined fast to one another; they cling together and cannot be parted. WEB 18 His sneezing flashes forth light, His eyes are like the eyelids of the morning. NIV 18 His snorting throws out flashes of light; his eyes are like the rays of dawn. WEB 19 Out of his mouth go burning torches, Sparks of fire leap forth. NIV 19 Firebrands stream from his mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. WEB 20 Out of his nostrils a smoke goes, As of 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. WEB 21 His breath kindles coals. A flame goes forth from his mouth. NIV 21 His breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from his mouth. WEB 22 In his neck there is strength. Terror dances before him. NIV 22 Strength resides in his neck; dismay goes before him. WEB 23 The flakes of his flesh are joined together. They are firm on him. They can't be moved. NIV 23 The folds of his flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. WEB 24 His heart is as firm as a stone, Yes, firm as the lower millstone. NIV 24 His chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. WEB 25 When he raises himself up, the mighty are afraid. They retreat before his thrashing. NIV 25 When he rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before his thrashing. WEB 26 If one lay at him with the sword, it can't avail; Nor the spear, the dart, nor the pointed shaft. NIV 26 The sword that reaches him has no effect, nor does the spear or the dart or the javelin. WEB 27 He counts iron as straw; And brass as rotten wood. NIV 27 Iron he treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. WEB 28 The arrow can't make him flee. Sling stones are like chaff to him. NIV 28 Arrows do not make him flee; slingstones are like chaff to him. WEB 29 Clubs are counted as stubble. He laughs at the rushing of the javelin. NIV 29 A club seems to him but a piece of straw; he laughs at the rattling of the lance. WEB 30 His undersides are like sharp 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. WEB 31 He makes the deep to boil like a pot. He makes 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. WEB 32 He makes a path to shine after him. 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. WEB 33 On earth there is not his equal, That is made without fear. NIV 33 Nothing on earth is his equal-- a creature without fear. WEB 34 He sees everything that is high: He is king over all the sons of pride." NIV 34 He looks down on all that are haughty; he is king over all that are proud."