Job 27:5
New International Version
I will never admit you are in the right; till I die, I will not deny my integrity.

New Living Translation
I will never concede that you are right; I will defend my integrity until I die.

English Standard Version
Far be it from me to say that you are right; till I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

Berean Study Bible
I will never declare that you are right; I will maintain my integrity until I die.

New American Standard Bible
"Far be it from me that I should declare you right; Till I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

King James Bible
God forbid that I should justify you: till I die I will not remove mine integrity from me.

Christian Standard Bible
I will never affirm that you are right. I will maintain my integrity until I die.

Contemporary English Version
Until the day I die, I will refuse to do wrong by saying you are right,

Good News Translation
I will never say that you men are right; I will insist on my innocence to my dying day.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I will never affirm that you are right. I will maintain my integrity until I die.

International Standard Version
Far be it from me to admit that you're right! I intend to maintain my integrity even if it kills me!

NET Bible
I will never declare that you three are in the right; until I die, I will not set aside my integrity!

New Heart English Bible
Far be it from me that I should justify you. Until I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
It's unthinkable for me to admit that you are right. Until I breathe my last breath, I will never give up my claim of integrity.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Far be it from me that I should justify you; Till I die I will not put away mine integrity from me.

New American Standard 1977
“Far be it from me that I should declare you right; Till I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

Jubilee Bible 2000
In no wise should I justify you; until I die I will not remove my integrity from me.

King James 2000 Bible
God forbid that I should justify you: till I die I will not remove my integrity from me.

American King James Version
God forbid that I should justify you: till I die I will not remove my integrity from me.

American Standard Version
Far be it from me that I should justify you: Till I die I will not put away mine integrity from me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
God forbid that I should judge you to be just: till I die I will not depart from my innocence.

Darby Bible Translation
Be it far from me that I should justify you; till I die I will not remove my blamelessness from me.

English Revised Version
God forbid that I should justify you: till I die I will not put away mine integrity from me.

Webster's Bible Translation
Far be it from me that I should justify you: till I die I will not remove my integrity from me.

World English Bible
Far be it from me that I should justify you. Until I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

Young's Literal Translation
Pollution to me -- if I justify you, Till I expire I turn not aside mine integrity from me.
Study Bible
Job Affirms His Integrity
4my lips will not speak wickedness, and my tongue will not utter deceit. 5I will never declare that you are right; I will maintain my integrity until I die. 6I will hold fast my righteousness and never let go. As long as I live, my conscience will not accuse me.…
Cross References
Job 2:3
Then the LORD said to Satan, "Have you considered My servant Job? For there is no one on earth like him--blameless and upright, fearing God and shunning evil. He still retains his integrity, even though you incited Me against him to ruin him without cause."

Job 6:29
Reconsider; do not be unjust. Reconsider, for my righteousness is at stake.

Job 13:15
Though He slay me, I will hope in Him. I will still defend my ways to His face.

Job 29:14
I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; justice was my robe and turban.

Job 31:6
let God weigh me with honest scales, and He will know my integrity.

Job 32:1
So these three men stopped answering Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Job 32:2
This kindled the anger of Elihu son of Barachel the Buzite, of the family of Ram, who burned with anger against Job for justifying himself rather than God.

Treasury of Scripture

God forbid that I should justify you: till I die I will not remove my integrity from me.

justify

Job 32:3 Also against his three friends was his wrath kindled, because they …

Job 42:7 And it was so, that after the LORD had spoken these words to Job, …

Deuteronomy 25:1 If there be a controversy between men, and they come to judgment, …

Proverbs 17:15 He that justifies the wicked, and he that comdemns the just, even …

Galatians 2:11 But when Peter was come to Antioch, I withstood him to the face, …

I will not

Job 2:9 Then said his wife to him, Do you still retain your integrity? curse …

Job 13:15 Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him: but I will maintain my …

Job 29:14 I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my judgment was as a robe …

2 Corinthians 1:12 For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that …







Lexicon
I will never
חָלִ֣ילָה (ḥā·lî·lāh)
Interjection | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2486: For, a profaned thing, far be it!

declare that you are right;
אַצְדִּ֪יק (’aṣ·dîq)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 6663: To be just or righteous

I will maintain
לֹא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

my integrity
תֻּמָּתִ֣י (tum·mā·ṯî)
Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 8538: Innocence

until
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

I die.
אֶגְוָ֑ע (’eḡ·wā‘)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 1478: To breathe out, expire
(5) God forbid that I should justify you.--To admit the wickedness with which his friends charged him would have been to justify them--to say that they were right and he was wrong. This he resolves not to do.

Verse 5.- God forbid that I should justify you; i.e. allow that you have been right all along, and that I have drawn these judgments down upon me by secret sins. Till I die I will 27:1-6 Job's friends now suffered him to speak, and he proceeded in a grave and useful manner. Job had confidence in the goodness both of his cause and of his God; and cheerfully committed his cause to him. But Job had not due reverence when he spake of God as taking away his judgment, and vexing his soul. To resolve that our hearts shall not reproach us, while we hold fast our integrity, baffles the designs of the evil spirit.
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