Job 30:14
New International Version
They advance as through a gaping breach; amid the ruins they come rolling in.

New Living Translation
They come at me from all directions. They jump on me when I am down.

English Standard Version
As through a wide breach they come; amid the crash they roll on.

Berean Study Bible
They advance as through a wide breach; through the ruins they keep rolling in.

King James Bible
They came upon me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they rolled themselves upon me.

New King James Version
They come as broad breakers; Under the ruinous storm they roll along.

New American Standard Bible
“As through a wide gap they come, Amid the storm they roll on.

NASB 1995
“As through a wide breach they come, Amid the tempest they roll on.

NASB 1977
“As through a wide breach they come, Amid the tempest they roll on.

Amplified Bible
“As through a wide breach they come, Amid the crash [of falling walls] they roll on [over me].

Christian Standard Bible
They advance as through a gaping breach; they keep rolling in through the ruins.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They advance as through a gaping breach; they keep rolling in through the ruins.

American Standard Version
As through a wide breach they come: In the midst of the ruin they roll themselves upon me .

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
As a great ruin will come, and they will be broken under a hurricane

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he has pleaded against me as he will: I am overwhelmed with pains.

Contemporary English Version
and leaving me crushed.

Douay-Rheims Bible
They have rushed in upon me, as when a wall is broken, and a gate opened, and have rolled themselves down to my miseries.

English Revised Version
As through a wide breach they come: in the midst of the ruin they roll themselves upon me.

Good News Translation
They pour through the holes in my defenses and come crashing down on top of me;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They come through a wide hole [in the wall]. They crawl through the ruins.

International Standard Version
They come like those who breach through a wall; as everything crashes around me they'll roll on and on!

JPS Tanakh 1917
As through a wide breach they come; In the midst of the ruin they roll themselves upon me.

Literal Standard Version
They come as a wide breach, Under the desolation have rolled themselves.

NET Bible
They come in as through a wide breach; amid the crash they come rolling in.

New Heart English Bible
As through a wide breach they come, in the midst of the ruin they roll themselves in.

World English Bible
As through a wide breach they come, in the midst of the ruin they roll themselves in.

Young's Literal Translation
As a wide breach they come, Under the desolation have rolled themselves.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Job's Honor Turned into Contempt
13They tear up my path; they profit from my destruction, with no one to restrain them. 14They advance as through a wide breach; through the ruins they keep rolling in.

Cross References
Job 30:13
They tear up my path; they profit from my destruction, with no one to restrain them.

Job 30:15
Terrors are turned loose against me; they drive away my dignity as by the wind, and my prosperity has passed like a cloud.


Treasury of Scripture

They came on me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they rolled themselves on me.

as a wide

Job 22:16
Which were cut down out of time, whose foundation was overflown with a flood:

Psalm 18:4
The sorrows of death compassed me, and the floods of ungodly men made me afraid.

Psalm 69:14,15
Deliver me out of the mire, and let me not sink: let me be delivered from them that hate me, and out of the deep waters…









(14) As a wide breaking in of waters.--Or, as through a wide breach they come. "In the midst of the crash they roll themselves upon me;" or, "instead of a tempest" (i.e., like a tempest) "they roll themselves upon me."

Verse 14. - They came upon me as a wide breaking in of waters; i.e. with a force like that of water when it has burst through a bank or dam. In the desolation they relied themselves upon me. Like the waves of the sea, which follow one after another.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
They advance
יֶאֱתָ֑יוּ (ye·’ĕ·ṯā·yū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 857: To arrive

as through a gaping
רָחָ֣ב (rā·ḥāḇ)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7342: Wide, broad

breach;
כְּפֶ֣רֶץ (kə·p̄e·reṣ)
Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6556: A bursting forth, breach

through
תַּ֥חַת (ta·ḥaṯ)
Preposition
Strong's 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

the ruins
שֹׁ֝אָ֗ה (’āh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 7722: A tempest, devastation

they keep rolling in.
הִתְגַּלְגָּֽלוּ׃ (hiṯ·gal·gā·lū)
Verb - Hitpael - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 1556: To roll, roll away


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