Job Chapter Eighteen
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Job Chapter Eighteen

   
1:Then answered Bildad the Shuhite, and said,
 
2: How long will it be ere ye make an end of words? mark, and afterwards we will speak.
 

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3: Wherefore are we counted as beasts, and reputed vile in your sight?
 
4: He teareth himself in his anger: shall the earth be forsaken for thee? and shall the rock be removed out of his place?
 
5: Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.
 
6: The light shall be dark in his tabernacle, and his candle shall be put out with him.
 
7: The steps of his strength shall be straitened, and his own counsel shall cast him down.
 
8: For he is cast into a net by his own feet, and he walketh upon a snare.
 
9: The gin shall take him by the heel, and the robber shall prevail against him.
 
10: The snare is laid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.
 
11: Terrors shall make him afraid on every side, and shall drive him to his feet.
 
12: His strength shall be hungerbitten, and destruction shall be ready at his side.
 
13: It shall devour the strength of his skin: even the firstborn of death shall devour his strength.
 
14: His confidence shall be rooted out of his tabernacle, and it shall bring him to the king of terrors.
 
15: It shall dwell in his tabernacle, because it is none of his: brimstone shall be scattered upon his habitation.
 
16: His roots shall be dried up beneath, and above shall his branch be cut off.
 
17: His remembrance shall perish from the earth, and he shall have no name in the street.
 
18: He shall be driven from light into darkness, and chased out of the world.
 
19: He shall neither have son nor nephew among his people, nor any remaining in his dwellings.
 
20: They that come after him shall be astonied at his day, as they that went before were affrighted.
 
21: Surely such are the dwellings of the wicked, and this is the place of him that knoweth not God.