Job 11:1

Zophar

1 Then Zophar the Naamathite replied:

Job 11:1 in Other Translations

KJV
1 Then answered Zophar the Naamathite, and said,
ESV
1 Then Zophar the Naamathite answered and said:
NLT
1 Then Zophar the Naamathite replied to Job:
MSG
1 Now it was the turn of Zophar from Naamath:
CSB
1 Then Zophar the Naamathite replied:

Job 11:1 Meaning and Commentary

Job 11:1

Then answered Zophar the Naamathite
The third of Job's friends, that came to visit him, (See Gill on Job 2:11); and who perhaps might be the youngest, since his turn was to speak last; and he appears to have less modesty and prudence, and more fire and heat in him; than his other friends; though he might be the more irritated by observing, that their arguments were baffled by Job, and had no manner of effect on him, to cause him to recede from his first sentiments and conduct:

and said;
as follows.

Job 11:1 In-Context

1 Then Zophar the Naamathite replied:
2 “Are all these words to go unanswered? Is this talker to be vindicated?
3 Will your idle talk reduce others to silence? Will no one rebuke you when you mock?
4 You say to God, ‘My beliefs are flawless and I am pure in your sight.’
5 Oh, how I wish that God would speak, that he would open his lips against you

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