Job 15:6
New International Version
Your own mouth condemns you, not mine; your own lips testify against you.

New Living Translation
Your own mouth condemns you, not I. Your own lips testify against you.

English Standard Version
Your own mouth condemns you, and not I; your own lips testify against you.

Berean Study Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, not mine; your own lips testify against you.

New American Standard Bible
"Your own mouth condemns you, and not I; And your own lips testify against you.

King James Bible
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I: yea, thine own lips testify against thee.

Christian Standard Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, not I; your own lips testify against you.

Contemporary English Version
I am not here as your judge; your own words are witnesses against you.

Good News Translation
There is no need for me to condemn you; you are condemned by every word you speak.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, not I; your own lips testify against you.

International Standard Version
Your own mouth is condemning you, not I; your own lips will testify against you."

NET Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, not I; your own lips testify against you.

New Heart English Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, and not I. Yes, your own lips testify against you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Your [own] mouth condemns you, not I. Your lips testify against you.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I; Yea, thine own lips testify against thee.

New American Standard 1977
“Your own mouth condemns you, and not I; And your own lips testify against you.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Thine own mouth shall condemn thee, and not I; thine own lips shall testify against thee.

King James 2000 Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, and not I: yea, your own lips testify against you.

American King James Version
Your own mouth comdemns you, and not I: yes, your own lips testify against you.

American Standard Version
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I; Yea, thine own lips testify against thee.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Let thine own mouth, and not me, reprove thee: and thy lips shall testify against thee.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thy own mouth shall condemn thee, and not I: and thy own lips shall answer thee.

Darby Bible Translation
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I; and thy lips testify against thee.

English Revised Version
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I; yea, thine own lips testify against thee.

Webster's Bible Translation
Thy own mouth condemneth thee, and not I: yes, thy own lips testify against thee.

World English Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, and not I. Yes, your own lips testify against you.

Young's Literal Translation
Thy mouth declareth thee wicked, and not I, And thy lips testify against thee.
Study Bible
Eliphaz: Job Does Not Fear God
5For your iniquity instructs your mouth, and you choose the language of the crafty. 6Your own mouth condemns you, not mine; your own lips testify against you. 7Were you the first man ever born? Were you brought forth before the hills?…
Cross References
Job 9:20
Even if I were righteous, my mouth would condemn me; if I were blameless, it would declare me guilty.

Job 18:7
His vigorous stride is shortened, and his own schemes trip him up.

Treasury of Scripture

Your own mouth comdemns you, and not I: yes, your own lips testify against you.

own mouth

Job 9:20
If I justify myself, mine own mouth shall condemn me: if I say, I am perfect, it shall also prove me perverse.

Psalm 64:8
So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall flee away.

Matthew 12:37
For by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.

thine own

Job 33:8-12
Surely thou hast spoken in mine hearing, and I have heard the voice of thy words, saying, …

Job 34:5-9
For Job hath said, I am righteous: and God hath taken away my judgment…

Job 35:2,3
Thinkest thou this to be right, that thou saidst, My righteousness is more than God's? …







Lexicon
Your own mouth
פִ֣יךָ (p̄î·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6310: The mouth, edge, portion, side, according to

condemns you,
יַרְשִֽׁיעֲךָ֣ (yar·šî·‘ă·ḵā)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - third person masculine singular | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7561: To be, wrong, to disturb, violate

not
וְלֹא־ (wə·lō-)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

mine;
אָ֑נִי (’ā·nî)
Pronoun - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 589: I

your own lips
וּ֝שְׂפָתֶ֗יךָ (ū·śə·p̄ā·ṯe·ḵā)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - fdc | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8193: The lip, language, a margin

testify against you.
יַעֲנוּ־ (ya·‘ă·nū-)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 6030: To answer, respond
Verse 6. - Thine own mouth condemneth thee. So of a greater than Job it was said, "He hath spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy. What think ye? They answered and said, He is guilty of death" (Matthew 26:65, 66). Malevolence delights in misunderstanding and misinterpreting the utterances of the righteous. And not I. A weak disclaimer! As if Job's supposed guilt did not depend on the construction put upon his words. Yea, thine own lips testify against thee. Therefore, "what further need of witnesses?" 15:1-16 Eliphaz begins a second attack upon Job, instead of being softened by his complaints. He unjustly charges Job with casting off the fear of God, and all regard to him, and restraining prayer. See in what religion is summed up, fearing God, and praying to him; the former the most needful principle, the latter the most needful practice. Eliphaz charges Job with self-conceit. He charges him with contempt of the counsels and comforts given him by his friends. We are apt to think that which we ourselves say is important, when others, with reason, think little of it. He charges him with opposition to God. Eliphaz ought not to have put harsh constructions upon the words of one well known for piety, and now in temptation. It is plain that these disputants were deeply convinced of the doctrine of original sin, and the total depravity of human nature. Shall we not admire the patience of God in bearing with us? and still more his love to us in the redemption of Christ Jesus his beloved Son?
Jump to Previous
Condemneth Condemns Declareth Judged Lips Mouth Testify Wicked Witness Wrong
Jump to Next
Condemneth Condemns Declareth Judged Lips Mouth Testify Wicked Witness Wrong
Links
Job 15:6 NIV
Job 15:6 NLT
Job 15:6 ESV
Job 15:6 NASB
Job 15:6 KJV

Job 15:6 Bible Apps
Job 15:6 Biblia Paralela
Job 15:6 Chinese Bible
Job 15:6 French Bible
Job 15:6 German Bible

Alphabetical: against and condemns I lips mine mouth not own testify you Your

OT Poetry: Job 15:6 Your own mouth condemns you and not (Jb) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
Job 15:5
Top of Page
Top of Page