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that God would be willing to crush me, to let loose his hand and cut off my life!
King James Bible
Even that it would please God to destroy me; that he would let loose his hand, and cut me off!
American Standard Version
Even that it would please God to crush me; That he would let loose his hand, and cut me off!
Young's Literal Translation
That God would please -- and bruise me, Loose His hand and cut me off!
Job 6:9 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Let loose his hand - A metaphor taken from an archer drawing his arrow to the head, and then loosing his hold, that the arrow may fly to the mark. See on Job 6:4 (note).
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that it would.
Job 3:20-22 Why is light given to him that is in misery, and life to the bitter in soul...
Job 7:15,16 So that my soul chooses strangling, and death rather than my life...
Job 14:13 O that you would hide me in the grave, that you would keep me secret, until your wrath be past, that you would appoint me a set time...
Numbers 11:14,15 I am not able to bear all this people alone, because it is too heavy for me...
1 Kings 19:4 But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree...
Jonah 4:3,8 Therefore now, O LORD, take, I beseech you, my life from me; for it is better for me to die than to live...
Revelation 9:6 And in those days shall men seek death, and shall not find it; and shall desire to die, and death shall flee from them.
that he would.
Job 19:21 Have pity on me, have pity on me, O you my friends; for the hand of God has touched me.
Psalm 32:4 For day and night your hand was heavy on me: my moisture is turned into the drought of summer. Selah.
Isaiah 48:10-13 Behold, I have refined you, but not with silver; I have chosen you in the furnace of affliction...
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Numbers 11:15 If this is how you are going to treat me, please go ahead and kill me--if I have found favor in your eyes--and do not let me face my own ruin."
1 Kings 19:4 while he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness. He came to a broom bush, sat down under it and prayed that he might die. "I have had enough, LORD," he said. "Take my life; I am no better than my ancestors."
Job 6:8 "Oh, that I might have my request, that God would grant what I hope for,
Job 7:16 I despise my life; I would not live forever. Let me alone; my days have no meaning.
Job 9:21 "Although I am blameless, I have no concern for myself; I despise my own life.
Job 10:1 "I loathe my very life; therefore I will give free rein to my complaint and speak out in the bitterness of my soul.
Job 11:20 But the eyes of the wicked will fail, and escape will elude them; their hope will become a dying gasp."