Job 22:26
New International Version
Surely then you will find delight in the Almighty and will lift up your face to God.

New Living Translation
“Then you will take delight in the Almighty and look up to God.

English Standard Version
For then you will delight yourself in the Almighty and lift up your face to God.

Berean Study Bible
Surely then you will delight in the Almighty and lift up your face to God.

King James Bible
For then shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty, and shalt lift up thy face unto God.

New King James Version
For then you will have your delight in the Almighty, And lift up your face to God.

New American Standard Bible
“For then you will take pleasure in the Almighty And lift up your face to God.

NASB 1995
“For then you will delight in the Almighty And lift up your face to God.

NASB 1977
“For then you will delight in the Almighty, And lift up your face to God.

Amplified Bible
Then you will have delight in the Almighty, And you will lift up your face to God.

Christian Standard Bible
Then you will delight in the Almighty and lift up your face to God.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then you will delight in the Almighty and lift up your face to God.

American Standard Version
For then shalt thou delight thyself in the Almighty, And shalt lift up thy face unto God.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And you will lift your face to God

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Then shalt thou have boldness before the Lord, looking up cheerfully to heaven.

Contemporary English Version
and you will find happiness by worshiping him.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Then shalt thou abound in delights in the Almighty, and shalt lift up thy face to God.

English Revised Version
For then shalt thou delight thyself in the Almighty, and shalt lift up thy face unto God.

Good News Translation
Then you will always trust in God and find that he is the source of your joy.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then you will be happy with the Almighty and look up toward God.

International Standard Version
"Then you'll take delight in the Almighty; and will turn your face toward God.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Then surely shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty, And shalt lift up thy face unto God.

Literal Standard Version
For then you delight yourself on the Mighty, And lift up your face to God,

NET Bible
Surely then you will delight yourself in the Almighty, and will lift up your face toward God.

New Heart English Bible
For then you will delight yourself in Shaddai, and shall lift up your face to God.

World English Bible
For then you will delight yourself in the Almighty, and shall lift up your face to God.

Young's Literal Translation
For then on the Mighty thou delightest thyself, And dost lift up unto God thy face,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Eliphaz Exhorts Job
25then the Almighty will be your gold and the finest silver for you. 26Surely then you will delight in the Almighty and lift up your face to God. 27You will pray to Him, and He will hear you, and you will fulfill your vows.…

Cross References
1 John 3:22
and we will receive from Him whatever we ask, because we keep His commandments and do what is pleasing in His sight.

Job 11:15
then indeed you will lift up your face without shame; you will stand firm and unafraid.

Job 11:17
Your life will be brighter than noonday; its darkness will be like the morning.

Job 22:25
then the Almighty will be your gold and the finest silver for you.

Job 27:10
Will he delight in the Almighty? Will he call upon God at all times?

Job 33:26
He prays to God and finds favor; he sees God's face and shouts for joy, and God restores His righteousness to that man.

Psalm 37:4
Delight yourself in the LORD, and He will give you the desires of your heart.


Treasury of Scripture

For then shall you have your delight in the Almighty, and shall lift up your face to God.

shalt thou

Job 27:10
Will he delight himself in the Almighty? will he always call upon God?

Job 34:9
For he hath said, It profiteth a man nothing that he should delight himself with God.

Psalm 37:4
Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.

lift up

Job 11:15
For then shalt thou lift up thy face without spot; yea, thou shalt be stedfast, and shalt not fear:

Psalm 25:1
A Psalm of David. Unto thee, O LORD, do I lift up my soul.

Psalm 86:4
Rejoice the soul of thy servant: for unto thee, O Lord, do I lift up my soul.









(26) Then shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty.--Zophar had told him the same thing, that he should lift up his face without spot (Job 11:15).

Verse 26. - For then shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty. God shall no longer be a terror and alarm to thee, as he is at present (Job 7:17-20; Job 9:17, 34; Job 10:15-17; Job 13:21; Job 19:6-13, etc.), but a source of rejoicing and joy. Thou shalt have blessings at his hands instead of sufferings, rewards instead of punishments. Therefore shalt thou delight in him, and shalt lift up thy rites unto God; i.e. "shalt turn towards him, like the sunflower towards the sun, end bask in the light of his countenance."

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Surely
כִּי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

then
אָ֭ז (’āz)
Adverb
Strong's 227: At that time, place, therefore

you will delight
תִּתְעַנָּ֑ג (tiṯ·‘an·nāḡ)
Verb - Hitpael - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 6026: To be soft, pliable, effeminate, luxurious

in
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the Almighty
שַׁדַּ֣י (šad·day)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 7706: The Almighty

and lift up
וְתִשָּׂ֖א (wə·ṯiś·śā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 5375: To lift, carry, take

your face
פָּנֶֽיךָ׃ (pā·ne·ḵā)
Noun - common plural construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 6440: The face

to
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

God.
אֱל֣וֹהַּ (’ĕ·lō·w·ah)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 433: God -- a deity, the Deity


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