Job 21:2
New International Version
"Listen carefully to my words; let this be the consolation you give me.

New Living Translation
"Listen closely to what I am saying. That's one consolation you can give me.

English Standard Version
“Keep listening to my words, and let this be your comfort.

Berean Study Bible
“Listen carefully to my words; let this be your consolation to me.

New American Standard Bible
"Listen carefully to my speech, And let this be your way of consolation.

King James Bible
Hear diligently my speech, and let this be your consolations.

Christian Standard Bible
Pay close attention to my words; let this be the consolation you offer.

Contemporary English Version
If you want to offer comfort, then listen to me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Pay close attention to my words; let this be the consolation you offer.

International Standard Version
"Listen carefully to my words; let this encourage all of you.

NET Bible
"Listen carefully to my words; let this be the consolation you offer me.

New Heart English Bible
"Listen diligently to my speech. Let this be your consolation.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Listen carefully to my words, and let that be the comfort you offer me.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Hear diligently my speech; And let this be your consolations.

New American Standard 1977
“Listen carefully to my speech, And let this be your way of consolation.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Hear diligently my speech, and let this be instead of your consolations.

King James 2000 Bible
Hear diligently my speech, and let this be your consolation.

American King James Version
Hear diligently my speech, and let this be your consolations.

American Standard Version
Hear diligently my speech; And let this be your consolations.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Hear ye, hear ye my words, that I may not have this consolation from you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Hear, I beseech you, my words, and do penance.

Darby Bible Translation
Hear attentively my speech, and let this replace your consolations.

English Revised Version
Hear diligently my speech; and let this be your consolations.

Webster's Bible Translation
Hear diligently my speech, and let this be your consolations.

World English Bible
"Listen diligently to my speech. Let this be your consolation.

Young's Literal Translation
Hear ye diligently my word, And this is your consolation.
Study Bible
Job: God will Punish the Wicked
1Then Job answered: 2“Listen carefully to my words; let this be your consolation to me. 3Bear with me while I speak; then after I have spoken, you may keep mocking.…
Cross References
Job 21:1
Then Job answered:

Job 21:3
Bear with me while I speak; then after I have spoken, you may keep mocking.

Treasury of Scripture

Hear diligently my speech, and let this be your consolations.

Hear

Job 13:3,4
Surely I would speak to the Almighty, and I desire to reason with God…

Job 18:2
How long will it be ere ye make an end of words? mark, and afterwards we will speak.

Job 33:1,31-33
Wherefore, Job, I pray thee, hear my speeches, and hearken to all my words…

let this be

Job 15:11
Are the consolations of God small with thee? is there any secret thing with thee?

Job 16:2
I have heard many such things: miserable comforters are ye all.







Lexicon
“Listen
שִׁמְע֣וּ (šim·‘ū)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 8085: To hear intelligently

carefully
שָׁ֭מוֹעַ (mō·w·a‘)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive absolute
Strong's Hebrew 8085: To hear intelligently

to my words;
מִלָּתִ֑י (mil·lā·ṯî)
Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 4405: A word, a discourse, a topic

let this
זֹ֝֗את (zōṯ)
Pronoun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2063: Hereby in it, likewise, the one other, same, she, so much, such deed, that,

be
וּתְהִי־ (ū·ṯə·hî-)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive imperfect Jussive - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

your consolation [to me].
תַּנְח֥וּמֹֽתֵיכֶֽם׃ (tan·ḥū·mō·ṯê·ḵem)
Noun - masculine plural construct | second person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 8575: Compassion, solace
(2) Hear diligently my speech.--"Listen to my words, and let that be the consolation you give me."

21:1-6 Job comes closer to the question in dispute. This was, Whether outward prosperity is a mark of the true church, and the true members of it, so that ruin of a man's prosperity proves him a hypocrite? This they asserted, but Job denied. If they looked upon him, they might see misery enough to demand compassion, and their bold interpretations of this mysterious providence should be turned into silent wonder.
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