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Job 33

NIV 1 “But now, Job, listen to my words; pay attention to everything I say. NIV 1 “But now, Job, listen to my words; pay attention to everything I say. NIV 2 I am about to open my mouth; my words are on the tip of my tongue. NIV 2 I am about to open my mouth; my words are on the tip of my tongue. NIV 3 My words come from an upright heart; my lips sincerely speak what I know. NIV 3 My words come from an upright heart; my lips sincerely speak what I know. NIV 4 The Spirit of God has made me; the breath of the Almighty gives me life. NIV 4 The Spirit of God has made me; the breath of the Almighty gives me life. NIV 5 Answer me then, if you can; stand up and argue your case before me. NIV 5 Answer me then, if you can; stand up and argue your case before me. NIV 6 I am the same as you in God’s sight; I too am a piece of clay. NIV 6 I am the same as you in God’s sight; I too am a piece of clay. NIV 7 No fear of me should alarm you, nor should my hand be heavy on you. NIV 7 No fear of me should alarm you, nor should my hand be heavy on you. NIV 8 “But you have said in my hearing— I heard the very words— NIV 8 “But you have said in my hearing— I heard the very words— NIV 9 ‘I am pure, I have done no wrong; I am clean and free from sin. NIV 9 ‘I am pure, I have done no wrong; I am clean and free from sin. NIV 10 Yet God has found fault with me; he considers me his enemy. NIV 10 Yet God has found fault with me; he considers me his enemy. NIV 11 He fastens my feet in shackles; he keeps close watch on all my paths.’ NIV 11 He fastens my feet in shackles; he keeps close watch on all my paths.’ NIV 12 “But I tell you, in this you are not right, for God is greater than any mortal. NIV 12 “But I tell you, in this you are not right, for God is greater than any mortal. NIV 13 Why do you complain to him that he responds to no one’s words ? NIV 13 Why do you complain to him that he responds to no one’s words ? NIV 14 For God does speak—now one way, now another— though no one perceives it. NIV 14 For God does speak—now one way, now another— though no one perceives it. NIV 15 In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls on people as they slumber in their beds, NIV 15 In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls on people as they slumber in their beds, NIV 16 he may speak in their ears and terrify them with warnings, NIV 16 he may speak in their ears and terrify them with warnings, NIV 17 to turn them from wrongdoing and keep them from pride, NIV 17 to turn them from wrongdoing and keep them from pride, NIV 18 to preserve them from the pit, their lives from perishing by the sword. NIV 18 to preserve them from the pit, their lives from perishing by the sword. NIV 19 “Or someone may be chastened on a bed of pain with constant distress in their bones, NIV 19 “Or someone may be chastened on a bed of pain with constant distress in their bones, NIV 20 so that their body finds food repulsive and their soul loathes the choicest meal. NIV 20 so that their body finds food repulsive and their soul loathes the choicest meal. NIV 21 Their flesh wastes away to nothing, and their bones, once hidden, now stick out. NIV 21 Their flesh wastes away to nothing, and their bones, once hidden, now stick out. NIV 22 They draw near to the pit, and their life to the messengers of death. NIV 22 They draw near to the pit, and their life to the messengers of death. NIV 23 Yet if there is an angel at their side, a messenger, one out of a thousand, sent to tell them how to be upright, NIV 23 Yet if there is an angel at their side, a messenger, one out of a thousand, sent to tell them how to be upright, NIV 24 and he is gracious to that person and says to God, ‘Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them— NIV 24 and he is gracious to that person and says to God, ‘Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them— NIV 25 let their flesh be renewed like a child’s; let them be restored as in the days of their youth’— NIV 25 let their flesh be renewed like a child’s; let them be restored as in the days of their youth’— NIV 26 then that person can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God’s face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being. NIV 26 then that person can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God’s face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being. NIV 27 And they will go to others and say, ‘I have sinned, I have perverted what is right, but I did not get what I deserved. NIV 27 And they will go to others and say, ‘I have sinned, I have perverted what is right, but I did not get what I deserved. NIV 28 God has delivered me from going down to the pit, and I shall live to enjoy the light of life.’ NIV 28 God has delivered me from going down to the pit, and I shall live to enjoy the light of life.’ NIV 29 “God does all these things to a person— twice, even three times— NIV 29 “God does all these things to a person— twice, even three times— NIV 30 to turn them back from the pit, that the light of life may shine on them. NIV 30 to turn them back from the pit, that the light of life may shine on them. NIV 31 “Pay attention, Job, and listen to me; be silent, and I will speak. NIV 31 “Pay attention, Job, and listen to me; be silent, and I will speak. NIV 32 If you have anything to say, answer me; speak up, for I want to vindicate you. NIV 32 If you have anything to say, answer me; speak up, for I want to vindicate you. NIV 33 But if not, then listen to me; be silent, and I will teach you wisdom.” NIV 33 But if not, then listen to me; be silent, and I will teach you wisdom.”