Job 22:29
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New International Version
When people are brought low and you say, 'Lift them up!' then he will save the downcast.

New Living Translation
If people are in trouble and you say, 'Help them,' God will save them.

English Standard Version
For when they are humbled you say, ‘It is because of pride’; but he saves the lowly.

New American Standard Bible
"When you are cast down, you will speak with confidence, And the humble person He will save.

King James Bible
When men are cast down, then thou shalt say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When others are humiliated and you say, "Lift them up," God will save the humble.

International Standard Version
"For when they're humbled, you may respond; 'It's their pride!' but he delivers the humble.

NET Bible
When people are brought low and you say 'Lift them up!' then he will save the downcast;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
When others are discouraged, you will say, 'Cheer up!' Then he will save the humble person.

JPS Tanakh 1917
When they cast thee down, thou shalt say: 'There is lifting up'; For the humble person He saveth.

New American Standard 1977
“When you are cast down, you will speak with confidence
            And the humble person He will save.

Jubilee Bible 2000
When others are cast down, then thou shalt say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.

King James 2000 Bible
When men are cast down, then you shall say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.

American King James Version
When men are cast down, then you shall say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.

American Standard Version
When they cast thee down, thou shalt say, There is lifting up; And the humble person he will save.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For he that hath been humbled, shall be in glory: and he that shall bow down his eyes, he shall be saved.

Darby Bible Translation
When they are made low, then thou shalt say, Rise up! and he shall save him that is of downcast eyes.

English Revised Version
When they cast thee down, thou shalt say, There is lifting up; and the humble person he shall save.

Webster's Bible Translation
When men are cast down, then thou shalt say, There is exaltation; and he shall save the humble person.

World English Bible
When they cast down, you shall say, 'be lifted up.' He will save the humble person.

Young's Literal Translation
For they have made low, And thou sayest, 'Lift up.' And the bowed down of eyes he saveth.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
22:21-30 The answer of Eliphaz wrongly implied that Job had hitherto not known God, and that prosperity in this life would follow his sincere conversion. The counsel Eliphaz here gives is good, though, as to Job, it was built upon a false supposition that he was a stranger and enemy to God. Let us beware of slandering our brethren; and if it be our lot to suffer in this manner, let us remember how Job was treated; yea, how Jesus was reviled, that we may be patient. Let us examine whether there may not be some colour for the slander, and walk watchfully, so as to be clear of all appearances of evil.
Study Bible
Eliphaz Accuses and Exhorts Job
28"You will also decree a thing, and it will be established for you; And light will shine on your ways. 29"When you are cast down, you will speak with confidence, And the humble person He will save. 30"He will deliver one who is not innocent, And he will be delivered through the cleanness of your hands."…
Cross References
Matthew 23:12
For whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.

James 4:6
But He gives us more grace. This is why it says: "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."

1 Peter 5:5
Young men, in the same way, submit yourselves to your elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."

Job 5:11
So that He sets on high those who are lowly, And those who mourn are lifted to safety.

Job 36:7
"He does not withdraw His eyes from the righteous; But with kings on the throne He has seated them forever, and they are exalted.
Treasury of Scripture

When men are cast down, then you shall say, There is lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.

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Psalm 9:2,3 I will be glad and rejoice in you: I will sing praise to your name, …

Psalm 91:14-16 Because he has set his love on me, therefore will I deliver him: …

Psalm 92:9-11 For, see, your enemies, O LORD, for, see, your enemies shall perish; …

he shall

Proverbs 29:23 A man's pride shall bring him low: but honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.

Isaiah 57:15 For thus said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose …

Luke 14:11 For whoever exalts himself shall be abased; and he that humbles himself …

Luke 18:9-14 And he spoke this parable to certain which trusted in themselves …

James 4:6 But he gives more grace. Why he said, God resists the proud, but …

1 Peter 5:5 Likewise, you younger, submit yourselves to the elder. Yes, all of …

the humble person. Heb. him that hath low eyes

Psalm 138:6 Though the LORD be high, yet has he respect to the lowly: but the …

Isaiah 66:2 For all those things has my hand made, and all those things have …

Ezekiel 21:26,27 Thus said the Lord GOD; Remove the diadem, and take off the crown: …

Luke 1:52 He has put down the mighty from their seats, and exalted them of low degree.

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