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Job 33

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    Job 33:1 Why, Job, I pray you, hear my speeches, and listen to all my words.
    Job 33:2 Behold, now I have opened my mouth, my tongue has spoken in my mouth.
    Job 33:3 My words shall be of the uprightness of my heart: and my lips shall utter knowledge clearly.
    Job 33:4 The spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty has given me life.
    Job 33:5 If you can answer me, set your words in order before me, stand up.
    Job 33:6 Behold, I am according to your wish in God's stead: I also am formed out of the clay.
    Job 33:7 Behold, my terror shall not make you afraid, neither shall my hand be heavy on you.
    Job 33:8 Surely you have spoken in my hearing, and I have heard the voice of your words, saying,
    Job 33:9 I am clean without transgression, I am innocent; neither is there iniquity in me.
    Job 33:10 Behold, he finds occasions against me, he counts me for his enemy,
    Job 33:11 He puts my feet in the stocks, he marks all my paths.
    Job 33:12 Behold, in this you are not just: I will answer you, that God is greater than man.
    Job 33:13 Why do you strive against him? for he gives not account of any of his matters.
    Job 33:14 For God speaks once, yes twice, yet man perceives it not.
    Job 33:15 In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls on men, in slumberings on the bed;
    Job 33:16 Then he opens the ears of men, and seals their instruction,
    Job 33:17 That he may withdraw man from his purpose, and hide pride from man.
    Job 33:18 He keeps back his soul from the pit, and his life from perishing by the sword.
    Job 33:19 He is chastened also with pain on his bed, and the multitude of his bones with strong pain:
    Job 33:20 So that his life abhors bread, and his soul dainty meat.
    Job 33:21 His flesh is consumed away, that it cannot be seen; and his bones that were not seen stick out.
    Job 33:22 Yes, his soul draws near to the grave, and his life to the destroyers.
    Job 33:23 If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to show to man his uprightness:
    Job 33:24 Then he is gracious to him, and said, Deliver him from going down to the pit: I have found a ransom.
    Job 33:25 His flesh shall be fresher than a child's: he shall return to the days of his youth:
    Job 33:26 He shall pray to God, and he will be favorable to him: and he shall see his face with joy: for he will render to man his righteousness.
    Job 33:27 He looks on men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;
    Job 33:28 He will deliver his soul from going into the pit, and his life shall see the light.
    Job 33:29 See, all these things works God oftentimes with man,
    Job 33:30 To bring back his soul from the pit, to be enlightened with the light of the living.
    Job 33:31 Mark well, O Job, listen to me: hold your peace, and I will speak.
    Job 33:32 If you have anything to say, answer me: speak, for I desire to justify you.
    Job 33:33 If not, listen to me: hold your peace, and I shall teach you wisdom.