Job 38:12

12 “Have you ever given orders to the morning, or shown the dawn its place,

Job 38:12 in Other Translations

KJV
12 Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the dayspring to know his place;
ESV
12 "Have you commanded the morning since your days began, and caused the dawn to know its place,
NLT
12 “Have you ever commanded the morning to appear and caused the dawn to rise in the east?
MSG
12 "And have you ever ordered Morning, 'Get up!' told Dawn, 'Get to work!'
CSB
12 Have you ever in your life commanded the morning or assigned the dawn its place,

Job 38:12 In-Context

10 when I fixed limits for it and set its doors and bars in place,
11 when I said, ‘This far you may come and no farther; here is where your proud waves halt’?
12 “Have you ever given orders to the morning, or shown the dawn its place,
13 that it might take the earth by the edges and shake the wicked out of it?
14 The earth takes shape like clay under a seal; its features stand out like those of a garment.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Psalms 57:8
  • 2. Psalms 74:16; Amos 5:8
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