American Standard Version
As a servant that earnestly desireth the shadow, And as a hireling that looketh for his wages:
King James Bible
As a servant earnestly desireth the shadow, and as an hireling looketh for the reward of his work:
Darby Bible Translation
As a bondman earnestly desireth the shadow, and a hireling expecteth his wages,
World English Bible
As a servant who earnestly desires the shadow, as a hireling who looks for his wages,
Young's Literal Translation
As a servant desireth the shadow, And as a hireling expecteth his wage,
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Library"Am I a Sea, or a Whale?"
On Thursday Evening, May 7th, 1891. "Am I a sea, or a whale, that thou settest a watch over me?"--Job 7:12. JOB WAS IN GREAT PAIN when he thus bitterly complained. These moans came from him when his skin was broken and had become loathsome and he sat upon a dunghill and scraped himself with a potsherd. We wonder at his patience, but we do not wonder at his impatience. He had fits of complaining, and failed in that very patience for which he was noted. Where God's saints are most glorious, there you …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 37: 1891
Whether the Aureole is the Same as the Essential Reward which is Called the Aurea?
"And we all do Fade as a Leaf, and Our Iniquities, Like the Wind, have Taken us Away. "
The Sinner Stripped of his Vain Pleas.
And Hamor communed with them, saying, The soul of my son Shechem longeth for your daughter: I pray you, give her unto him to wife.
Is there not a warfare to man upon earth? And are not his days like the days of a hireling?
So am I made to possess months of misery, And wearisome nights are appointed to me.
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