Parallel Bible results for Job 38:1-11

Good News Translation

New International Version

Job 38:1-11

GNT 1 Then out of the storm the Lord spoke to Job. NIV 1 Then the LORD spoke to Job out of the storm. He said: GNT 2 Who are you to question my wisdom with your ignorant, empty words? NIV 2 “Who is this that obscures my plans with words without knowledge? GNT 3 Now stand up straight and answer the questions I ask you. NIV 3 Brace yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer me. GNT 4 Were you there when I made the world? If you know so much, tell me about it. NIV 4 “Where were you when I laid the earth’s foundation? Tell me, if you understand. GNT 5 Who decided how large it would be? Who stretched the measuring line over it? Do you know all the answers? NIV 5 Who marked off its dimensions? Surely you know! Who stretched a measuring line across it? GNT 6 What holds up the pillars that support the earth? Who laid the cornerstone of the world? NIV 6 On what were its footings set, or who laid its cornerstone— GNT 7 In the dawn of that day the stars sang together, and the heavenly beings shouted for joy. NIV 7 while the morning stars sang together and all the angels shouted for joy? GNT 8 Who closed the gates to hold back the sea when it burst from the womb of the earth? NIV 8 “Who shut up the sea behind doors when it burst forth from the womb, GNT 9 It was I who covered the sea with clouds and wrapped it in darkness. NIV 9 when I made the clouds its garment and wrapped it in thick darkness, GNT 10 I marked a boundary for the sea and kept it behind bolted gates. NIV 10 when I fixed limits for it and set its doors and bars in place, GNT 11 I told it, "So far and no farther! Here your powerful waves must stop." NIV 11 when I said, ‘This far you may come and no farther; here is where your proud waves halt’?

California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information  California - CCPA Notice