Job 10:17
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New International Version
You bring new witnesses against me and increase your anger toward me; your forces come against me wave upon wave.

New Living Translation
Again and again you witness against me. You pour out your growing anger on me and bring fresh armies against me.

English Standard Version
You renew your witnesses against me and increase your vexation toward me; you bring fresh troops against me.

New American Standard Bible
'You renew Your witnesses against me And increase Your anger toward me; Hardship after hardship is with me.

King James Bible
Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thine indignation upon me; changes and war are against me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You produce new witnesses against me and multiply Your anger toward me. Hardships assault me, wave after wave.

International Standard Version
"'You have brought new witnesses against me, you're even more angry with me— you've brought fresh troops to attack me!

NET Bible
You bring new witnesses against me, and increase your anger against me; relief troops come against me.

New Heart English Bible
You renew your witnesses against me, and increase your indignation on me. Changes and warfare are with me.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
You keep finding new witnesses against me. You keep increasing your anger toward me. You keep bringing new armies against me.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thou renewest Thy witnesses against me, And increasest Thine indignation upon me; Host succeeding host against me.

New American Standard 1977
‘Thou dost renew Thy witnesses against me,
            And increase Thine anger toward me,
            Hardship after hardship is with me.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Thou dost renew thy plagues against me and increase thine indignation upon me, bringing up armies against me.

King James 2000 Bible
You renew your witnesses against me, and increase your indignation upon me; changes and war are ever with me.

American King James Version
You renew your witnesses against me, and increase your indignation on me; changes and war are against me.

American Standard Version
Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, And increasest thine indignation upon me: Changes and warfare are with me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and multipliest thy wrath upon me, and pains war against me.

Darby Bible Translation
Thou renewest thy witnesses before me and increasest thy displeasure against me; successions [of evil] and a time of toil are with me.

English Revised Version
Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thine indignation upon me; changes and warfare are with me.

Webster's Bible Translation
Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thy indignation upon me; changes and war are against me.

World English Bible
You renew your witnesses against me, and increase your indignation on me. Changes and warfare are with me.

Young's Literal Translation
Thou renewest Thy witnesses against me, And dost multiply Thine anger with me, Changes and warfare are with me.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
10:14-22 Job did not deny that as a sinner he deserved his sufferings; but he thought that justice was executed upon him with peculiar rigour. His gloom, unbelief, and hard thoughts of God, were as much to be ascribed to Satan's inward temptations, and his anguish of soul, under the sense of God's displeasure, as to his outward trials, and remaining depravity. Our Creator, become in Christ our Redeemer also, will not destroy the work of his hands in any humble believer; but will renew him unto holiness, that he may enjoy eternal life. If anguish on earth renders the grave a desirable refuge, what will be their condition who are condemned to the blackness of darkness for ever? Let every sinner seek deliverance from that dreadful state, and every believer be thankful to Jesus, who delivereth from the wrath to come.
Study Bible
Job's Plea to God
16Should my head be lifted up, You would hunt me like a lion; And again You would show Your power against me. 17You renew Your witnesses against me And increase Your anger toward me; Hardship after hardship is with me. 18'Why then have You brought me out of the womb? Would that I had died and no eye had seen me!…
Cross References
Ruth 1:21
"I went out full, but the LORD has brought me back empty. Why do you call me Naomi, since the LORD has witnessed against me and the Almighty has afflicted me?"

Job 7:1
"Is not man forced to labor on earth, And are not his days like the days of a hired man?

Job 16:8
"You have shriveled me up, It has become a witness; And my leanness rises up against me, It testifies to my face.
Treasury of Scripture

You renew your witnesses against me, and increase your indignation on me; changes and war are against me.

witnesses. that is, plagues

Job 16:8 And you have filled me with wrinkles, which is a witness against …

Ruth 1:21 I went out full and the LORD has brought me home again empty: why …

changes (I am as if attacked by successive troops; if one company be wearied, another succeeds to the attack.)

Psalm 55:19 God shall hear, and afflict them, even he that stays of old. Selah. …

Jeremiah 48:11 Moab has been at ease from his youth, and he has settled on his lees, …

Zephaniah 1:12 And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem …

war

Job 16:11-16 God has delivered me to the ungodly, and turned me over into the …

Job 19:6-11 Know now that God has overthrown me, and has compassed me with his net…

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