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Job 37:14

    Job 37:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Hearken unto this, O Job: stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Listen to this, O Job: stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Hearken unto this, O Job: Stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Give ear to this, O Job, and keep quiet in your place; and take note of the wonders worked by God.

    Webster's Revision

    Hearken unto this, O Job: Stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.

    World English Bible

    "Listen to this, Job. Stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Hearken unto this, O Job: stand still, and consider the wondrous works of God.

    Clarke's Commentary on Job 37:14

    Hearken unto this - Hear what I say on the part of God. Stand still - Enter into deep contemplation on the subject.

    And consider - Weigh every thing; examine separately and collectively; and draw right conclusions from the whole.

    The wondrous works of God - Endless in their variety; stupendous in their structure; complicated in their parts; indescribable in their relations and connections; and incomprehensible in the mode of their formation, in the cohesion of their parts, and in the ends of their creation.

    Barnes' Notes on Job 37:14

    Hearken unto this, O Job - That is, to the lesson which such events are fitted to convey respecting God.

    Stand still - In a posture of reverence and attention. The object is to secure a calm contemplation of the works of God, so that the mind might be filled with suitable reverence for him.

    Wesley's Notes on Job 37:14

    37:14 Consider - If there be so much matter of wonder in the most obvious works of God, how wonderful must his secret counsels be?
    Book: Job