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Job, have you ever in all your life commanded a day to dawn?
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Didst thou since thy birth command the morning, and shew the dawning of the day its place?
Genesis 1:5 And he called the light Day, and the darkness Night; and there was evening and morning one day.
Psalm 74:16 Thine is the day, and thine is the night: thou hast made the morning light and the sun.
Psalm 136:7,8 Who made the great lights: for his mercy endureth for ever. . . .
Psalm 148:3-5 Praise ye him, O sun and moon: praise him, all ye stars and light. . . .
Job 38:4,21 Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? tell me if thou hast understanding. . . .
Job 8:9 (For we are but of yesterday, and are ignorant that our days upon earth are but a shadow)
Job 15:7 Art thou the first man that was born, or wast thou made before the hills?
Luke 1:78 Through the bowels of the mercy of our God, in which the Orient from on high hath visited us:
2 Peter 1:19 And we have the more firm prophetical word: whereunto you do well to attend, as to a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn and the day star arise in your hearts.
ContextGod Challenges Job
…11And I said: Hitherto thou shalt come, and shalt go no further, and here thou shalt break thy swelling waves. 12Didst thou since thy birth command the morning, and shew the dawning of the day its place?13And didst thou hold the extremities of the earth shaking them, and hast thou shaken the ungodly out of it?…
And I said: Hitherto thou shalt come, and shalt go no further, and here thou shalt break thy swelling waves.
And didst thou hold the extremities of the earth shaking them, and hast thou shaken the ungodly out of it?
Seek him that maketh Arcturus, and Orion, and that turneth darkness into morning, and that changeth day into night: that calleth the waters of the sea, and poureth them out upon the face of the earth: The Lord is his name.
Additional TranslationsIn your days, have you commanded the morning or assigned the dawn its place,Have you commanded the morning since your days; and caused the dayspring to know his place;
Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days began , And caused the dayspring to know its place;
Or did I order the morning light in thy time; and did the morning star then first see his appointed place;
Hast thou since thy days commanded the morning? hast thou caused the dawn to know its place,
Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days began, and caused the dayspring to know its place;
Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the day-spring to know its place;
"Have you commanded the morning in your days, and caused the dawn to know its place;
Hast thou commanded morning since thy days? Causest thou the dawn to know its place?
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