Job 34:13
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Who appointed him over the earth? Who put him in charge of the whole world?

New Living Translation
Did someone else put the world in his care? Who set the whole world in place?

English Standard Version
Who gave him charge over the earth, and who laid on him the whole world?

New American Standard Bible
"Who gave Him authority over the earth? And who has laid on Him the whole world?

King James Bible
Who hath given him a charge over the earth? or who hath disposed the whole world?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Who gave Him authority over the earth? Who put Him in charge of the entire world?

International Standard Version
Who entrusted the earth to him? Who made him responsible for the entire inhabited world?

NET Bible
Who entrusted to him the earth? And who put him over the whole world?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Who put him in charge of the earth? Who appointed him to be over the whole world?

JPS Tanakh 1917
Who gave Him a charge over the earth? Or who hath disposed the whole world?

New American Standard 1977
“Who gave Him authority over the earth?
            And who has laid on Him the whole world?

Jubilee Bible 2000
Who visited the earth for him? And who set the whole world in order?

King James 2000 Bible
Who has given him charge over the earth? or who has laid on him the whole world?

American King James Version
Who has given him a charge over the earth? or who has disposed the whole world?

American Standard Version
Who gave him a charge over the earth? Or who hath disposed the whole world?

Douay-Rheims Bible
What other hath he appointed over the earth? or whom hath he set over the world which he made?

Darby Bible Translation
Who hath entrusted to him the earth? and who hath disposed the whole world?

English Revised Version
Who gave him a charge over the earth? or who hath disposed the whole world?

Webster's Bible Translation
Who hath given him a charge over the earth? or who hath disposed the whole world?

World English Bible
Who put him in charge of the earth? or who has appointed him over the whole world?

Young's Literal Translation
Who hath inspected for Himself the earth? And who hath placed all the habitable world?
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
34:10-15 Elihu had showed Job, that God meant him no hurt by afflicting him, but intended his spiritual benefit. Here he shows, that God did him no wrong by afflicting him. If the former did not satisfy him, this ought to silence him. God cannot do wickedness, nor the Almighty commit wrong. If services now go unrewarded, and sins now go unpunished, yet there is a day coming, when God will fully render to every man according to his works. Further, though the believer's final condemnation is done away through the Saviour's ransom, yet he has merited worse than any outward afflictions; so that no wrong is done to him, however he may be tried.
Study Bible
Elihu Confirms God's Justice
12"Surely, God will not act wickedly, And the Almighty will not pervert justice. 13"Who gave Him authority over the earth? And who has laid on Him the whole world? 14"If He should determine to do so, If He should gather to Himself His spirit and His breath,…
Cross References
Job 38:4
"Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell Me, if you have understanding,

Job 38:5
Who set its measurements? Since you know. Or who stretched the line on it?
Treasury of Scripture

Who has given him a charge over the earth? or who has disposed the whole world?

Who hath given

Job 36:23 Who has enjoined him his way? or who can say, You have worked iniquity?

Job 38:4 Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, …

Job 40:8-11 Will you also cancel my judgment? will you condemn me, that you may …

1 Chronicles 29:11 Yours, O LORD is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and …

Proverbs 8:23-30 I was set up from everlasting, from the beginning, or ever the earth was…

Isaiah 40:13,14 Who has directed the Spirit of the LORD, or being his counselor has …

Daniel 4:35 And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing: and …

Romans 11:34-36 For who has known the mind of the Lord? or who has been his counselor…

the whole world. Heb. the world, all of it

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