Job 6:22-30 NIV

22 Have I ever said, 'Give something on my behalf, pay a ransom1 for me from your wealth,2

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23 deliver me from the hand of the enemy, ransom me from the clutches of the ruthless'?3

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24 "Teach me, and I will be quiet;4 show me where I have been wrong.5

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25 How painful are honest words!6 But what do your arguments prove?

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26 Do you mean to correct what I say, and treat the words of a despairing man as wind?7

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27 You would even cast lots8 for the fatherless9 and barter away your friend.

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28 "But now be so kind as to look at me. Would I lie to your face?10

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29 Relent, do not be unjust;11 reconsider, for my integrity12 is at stake.a13

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    • b 6:29 - Or "my righteousness still stands"
      30 Is there any wickedness on my lips?14 Can my mouth not discern15 malice?

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