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Job 41

NIV 1 “Can you pull in Leviathan with a fishhook or tie down its tongue with a rope? NIV 1 “Can you pull in Leviathan with a fishhook or tie down its tongue with a rope? NIV 2 Can you put a cord through its nose or pierce its jaw with a hook? NIV 2 Can you put a cord through its nose or pierce its jaw with a hook? NIV 3 Will it keep begging you for mercy? Will it speak to you with gentle words? NIV 3 Will it keep begging you for mercy? Will it speak to you with gentle words? NIV 4 Will it make an agreement with you for you to take it as your slave for life? NIV 4 Will it make an agreement with you for you to take it as your slave for life? NIV 5 Can you make a pet of it like a bird or put it on a leash for the young women in your house? NIV 5 Can you make a pet of it like a bird or put it on a leash for the young women in your house? NIV 6 Will traders barter for it? Will they divide it up among the merchants? NIV 6 Will traders barter for it? Will they divide it up among the merchants? NIV 7 Can you fill its hide with harpoons or its head with fishing spears? NIV 7 Can you fill its hide with harpoons or its head with fishing spears? NIV 8 If you lay a hand on it, you will remember the struggle and never do it again! NIV 8 If you lay a hand on it, you will remember the struggle and never do it again! NIV 9 Any hope of subduing it is false; the mere sight of it is overpowering. NIV 9 Any hope of subduing it is false; the mere sight of it is overpowering. NIV 10 No one is fierce enough to rouse it. Who then is able to stand against me? NIV 10 No one is fierce enough to rouse it. Who then is able to stand against me? NIV 11 Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to me. NIV 11 Who has a claim against me that I must pay? Everything under heaven belongs to me. NIV 12 “I will not fail to speak of Leviathan’s limbs, its strength and its graceful form. NIV 12 “I will not fail to speak of Leviathan’s limbs, its strength and its graceful form. NIV 13 Who can strip off its outer coat? Who can penetrate its double coat of armor ? NIV 13 Who can strip off its outer coat? Who can penetrate its double coat of armor ? NIV 14 Who dares open the doors of its mouth, ringed about with fearsome teeth? NIV 14 Who dares open the doors of its mouth, ringed about with fearsome teeth? NIV 15 Its back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; NIV 15 Its back has rows of shields tightly sealed together; NIV 16 each is so close to the next that no air can pass between. NIV 16 each is so close to the next that no air can pass between. NIV 17 They are joined fast to one another; they cling together and cannot be parted. NIV 17 They are joined fast to one another; they cling together and cannot be parted. NIV 18 Its snorting throws out flashes of light; its eyes are like the rays of dawn. NIV 18 Its snorting throws out flashes of light; its eyes are like the rays of dawn. NIV 19 Flames stream from its mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. NIV 19 Flames stream from its mouth; sparks of fire shoot out. NIV 20 Smoke pours from its nostrils as from a boiling pot over burning reeds. NIV 20 Smoke pours from its nostrils as from a boiling pot over burning reeds. NIV 21 Its breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from its mouth. NIV 21 Its breath sets coals ablaze, and flames dart from its mouth. NIV 22 Strength resides in its neck; dismay goes before it. NIV 22 Strength resides in its neck; dismay goes before it. NIV 23 The folds of its flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. NIV 23 The folds of its flesh are tightly joined; they are firm and immovable. NIV 24 Its chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. NIV 24 Its chest is hard as rock, hard as a lower millstone. NIV 25 When it rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before its thrashing. NIV 25 When it rises up, the mighty are terrified; they retreat before its thrashing. NIV 26 The sword that reaches it has no effect, nor does the spear or the dart or the javelin. NIV 26 The sword that reaches it has no effect, nor does the spear or the dart or the javelin. NIV 27 Iron it treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. NIV 27 Iron it treats like straw and bronze like rotten wood. NIV 28 Arrows do not make it flee; slingstones are like chaff to it. NIV 28 Arrows do not make it flee; slingstones are like chaff to it. NIV 29 A club seems to it but a piece of straw; it laughs at the rattling of the lance. NIV 29 A club seems to it but a piece of straw; it laughs at the rattling of the lance. NIV 30 Its undersides are jagged potsherds, leaving a trail in the mud like a threshing sledge. NIV 30 Its undersides are jagged potsherds, leaving a trail in the mud like a threshing sledge. NIV 31 It makes the depths churn like a boiling caldron and stirs up the sea like a pot of ointment. NIV 31 It makes the depths churn like a boiling caldron and stirs up the sea like a pot of ointment. NIV 32 It leaves a glistening wake behind it; one would think the deep had white hair. NIV 32 It leaves a glistening wake behind it; one would think the deep had white hair. NIV 33 Nothing on earth is its equal— a creature without fear. NIV 33 Nothing on earth is its equal— a creature without fear. NIV 34 It looks down on all that are haughty; it is king over all that are proud.” NIV 34 It looks down on all that are haughty; it is king over all that are proud.”