• Job 36 :1Elihu also proceeded, and said,
  • Job 36 :2Suffer me a little, and I will shew thee that I have yet to speak on God's behalf.
  • Job 36 :3I will fetch my knowledge from afar, and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker.
  • Job 36 :4For truly my words shall not be false: he that is perfect in knowledge is with thee.
  • Job 36 :5Behold, God is mighty, and despiseth not any: he is mighty in strength and wisdom.
  • Job 36 :6He preserveth not the life of the wicked: but giveth right to the poor.
  • Job 36 :7He withdraweth not his eyes from the righteous: but with kings are they on the throne; yea, he doth establish them for ever, and they are exalted.
  • Job 36 :8And if they be bound in fetters, and be holden in cords of affliction;
  • Job 36 :9Then he sheweth them their work, and their transgressions that they have exceeded.
  • Job 36 :10He openeth also their ear to discipline, and commandeth that they return from iniquity.
  • Job 36 :11If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.
  • Job 36 :12But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.
  • Job 36 :13But the hypocrites in heart heap up wrath: they cry not when he bindeth them.
  • Job 36 :14They die in youth, and their life is among the unclean.
  • Job 36 :15He delivereth the poor in his affliction, and openeth their ears in oppression.
  • Job 36 :16Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and that which should be set on thy table should be full of fatness.
  • Job 36 :17But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold on thee.
  • Job 36 :18Because there is wrath, beware lest he take thee away with his stroke: then a great ransom cannot deliver thee.
  • Job 36 :19Will he esteem thy riches? no, not gold, nor all the forces of strength.
  • Job 36 :20Desire not the night, when people are cut off in their place.
  • Job 36 :21Take heed, regard not iniquity: for this hast thou chosen rather than affliction.
  • Job 36 :22Behold, God exalteth by his power: who teacheth like him?
  • Job 36 :23Who hath enjoined him his way? or who can say, Thou hast wrought iniquity?
  • Job 36 :24Remember that thou magnify his work, which men behold.
  • Job 36 :25Every man may see it; man may behold it afar off.
  • Job 36 :26Behold, God is great, and we know him not, neither can the number of his years be searched out.
  • Job 36 :27For he maketh small the drops of water: they pour down rain according to the vapour thereof:
  • Job 36 :28Which the clouds do drop and distil upon man abundantly.
  • Job 36 :29Also can any understand the spreadings of the clouds, or the noise of his tabernacle?
  • Job 36 :30Behold, he spreadeth his light upon it, and covereth the bottom of the sea.
  • Job 36 :31For by them judgeth he the people; he giveth meat in abundance.
  • Job 36 :32With clouds he covereth the light; and commandeth it not to shine by the cloud that cometh betwixt.
  • Job 36 :33The noise thereof sheweth concerning it, the cattle also concerning the vapour.