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Job 17:15

    Job 17:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And where is now my hope? as for my hope, who shall see it?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And where is now my hope? as for my hope, who shall see it?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Where then is my hope? And as for my hope, who shall see it?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Where then is my hope? and who will see my desire?

    Webster's Revision

    Where then is my hope? And as for my hope, who shall see it?

    World English Bible

    where then is my hope? as for my hope, who shall see it?

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Where then is my hope? and as for my hope, who shall see it?

    Clarke's Commentary on Job 17:15

    And where is now my hope? - In the circumstances in which I am found, of what use can hope be? Were I to form the expectation of future good, who could ever see it realized? Is it then any wonder that I should complain and bemoan my wretched lot?

    Barnes' Notes on Job 17:15

    And where is now my hope? - What hope have I of life? What possibility is there of my escape from death?

    Who shall see it? - That is, who will see any hopes that I may now cherish fulfilled. If I cherish any, they will be disappointed, and no one will see them accomplished.

    Wesley's Notes on Job 17:15

    17:15 Hope - The happiness you would have me expect.
    Book: Job