Can anyone teach God, who judges even those in high places?
Some people stay healthy till the day they die; they die happy and at ease, their bodies well-nourished.
Others have no happiness at all; they live and die with bitter hearts.
But all alike die and are buried; they all are covered with worms.
I know what spiteful thoughts you have.
You ask, "Where are the homes of great people now, those who practiced evil?"
Haven't you talked with people who travel? Don't you know the reports they bring back?
On the day God is angry and punishes, it is the wicked who are always spared.
There is no one to accuse the wicked or pay them back for all they have done.
When they are carried to the graveyard, to their well-guarded tombs,