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Job 7:11

    Job 7:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So I will not keep my mouth shut; I will let the words come from it in the pain of my spirit, my soul will make a bitter outcry.

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

    World English Bible

    "Therefore I will not keep silent. I will speak in the anguish of my spirit. I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

    Clarke's Commentary on Job 7:11

    Therefore I will not refrain - All is hopeless; I will therefore indulge myself in complaining.

    Barnes' Notes on Job 7:11

    Therefore I will not refrain my mouth - The idea in this verse is, "such is my distress at the prospect of dying, that I cannot but express it. The idea of going away from all my comforts, and of being committed to the grave, to revisit the earth no more, is so painful that I cannot but give vent to my feelings."

    Wesley's Notes on Job 7:11

    7:11 Therefore - Since my life is so vain and short, and when once lost, without all hopes of recovery. I will plead with God for pity before I die; I will not smother my anguish within my breast, but will ease myself by pouring out my complaints.

    Verses Related to Job 7:11

    1 Samuel 30:6 - And David was greatly distressed; for the people spake of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and for his daughters: but David encouraged himself in the LORD his God.
    James 3:14 - But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth.
    Psalms 71:20 - Thou, which hast shewed me great and sore troubles, shalt quicken me again, and shalt bring me up again from the depths of the earth.
    Book: Job
    Topic: Bitterness