Parallel Bible results for Job 38:1-7; Job 38:34-41

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Job 38:1-7

CEB 1 Then the LORD answered Job from the whirlwind: NRS 1 Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind: CEB 2 Who is this darkening counsel with words lacking knowledge? NRS 2 "Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge? CEB 3 Prepare yourself like a man; I will interrogate you, and you will respond to me. NRS 3 Gird up your loins like a man, I will question you, and you shall declare to me. CEB 4 Where were you when I laid the earth's foundations? Tell me if you know. NRS 4 "Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell me, if you have understanding. CEB 5 Who set its measurements? Surely you know. Who stretched a measuring tape on it? NRS 5 Who determined its measurements—surely you know! Or who stretched the line upon it? CEB 6 On what were its footings sunk; who laid its cornerstone, NRS 6 On what were its bases sunk, or who laid its cornerstone CEB 7 while the morning stars sang in unison and all the divine beings shouted? NRS 7 when the morning stars sang together and all the heavenly beings shouted for joy?

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Job 38:34-41

CEB 34 Can you issue an order to the clouds so their abundant waters cover you? NRS 34 "Can you lift up your voice to the clouds, so that a flood of waters may cover you? CEB 35 Can you send lightning so that it goes and then says to you, "I'm here"? NRS 35 Can you send forth lightnings, so that they may go and say to you, "Here we are'? CEB 36 Who put wisdom in remote places, or who gave understanding to a rooster? NRS 36 Who has put wisdom in the inward parts, or given understanding to the mind? CEB 37 Who is wise enough to count the clouds, and who can tilt heaven's water containers NRS 37 Who has the wisdom to number the clouds? Or who can tilt the waterskins of the heavens, CEB 38 so that dust becomes mud and clods of dirt adhere? NRS 38 when the dust runs into a mass and the clods cling together? CEB 39 Can you hunt prey for the lion or fill the cravings of lion cubs? NRS 39 "Can you hunt the prey for the lion, or satisfy the appetite of the young lions, CEB 40 They lie in their den, lie in ambush in their lair. NRS 40 when they crouch in their dens, or lie in wait in their covert? CEB 41 Who provides food for the raven when its young cry to God, move about without food? NRS 41 Who provides for the raven its prey, when its young ones cry to God, and wander about for lack of food?