Job 36:1
New International Version
Elihu continued:

New Living Translation
Elihu continued speaking:

English Standard Version
And Elihu continued, and said:

Berean Study Bible
And Elihu continued:

King James Bible
Elihu also proceeded, and said,

New King James Version
Elihu also proceeded and said:

New American Standard Bible
Then Elihu continued and said,

NASB 1995
Then Elihu continued and said,

NASB 1977
Then Elihu continued and said,

Amplified Bible
Elihu continued and said,

Christian Standard Bible
Then Elihu continued, saying:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then Elihu continued, saying:

American Standard Version
Elihu also proceeded, and said,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Elihu added and said:

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Elius further continued, and said,

Contemporary English Version
Elihu said:

Douay-Rheims Bible
Eliu also proceeded, and said :

English Revised Version
Elihu also proceeded, and said,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Elihu continued to speak [to Job],

International Standard Version
Elihu responded again and said:

JPS Tanakh 1917
Elihu also proceeded, and said:

Literal Standard Version
And Elihu adds and says:

NET Bible
Elihu said further:

New Heart English Bible
Elihu also continued, and said,

World English Bible
Elihu also continued, and said,

Young's Literal Translation
And Elihu addeth and saith: --

Additional Translations ...
Context
Elihu Declares God's Justice and Power
1And Elihu continued: 2“Bear with me a little longer, and I will show you that there is more to be said on God’s behalf.…

Cross References
Job 35:16
So Job opens his mouth in vain and multiplies words without knowledge."

Job 36:2
"Bear with me a little longer, and I will show you that there is more to be said on God's behalf.


Treasury of Scripture

Elihu also proceeded, and said,









XXXVI.

(1) Elihu also proceeded.--It is not easy to acquit Elihu of some of the "arrogance" he was so ready to ascribe to Job. He professes very great zeal for God, but it is hard to see that some of his great professions are warranted. For instance, he says--

Verses 1-33. - The two chapters, ch. 36. and 37, form a single discourse, and ought not to have been separated; or, at any rate, not so unskilfully as they are, in the middle of a description of a thunderstorm. They constitute a final appeal to Job, who is exhorted to submission, resignation, and patience, in consideration of God's inscrutability, and of his perfect justice, wisdom, and strength. Ch. 36 begins with a short preface (vers. 1-4), in which Elihu seeks to prove his right to offer counsel to Job, after which God's justice is demonstrated (vers. 5-16), and Job warned that his petulance may lead to his complete destruction (vers. 17-25). Finally, in illustration of God's might and unsearchableness' the description of a thunderstorm is commenced (vers. 26-33), which is carried on into the next chapter. Verses 1, 2. - Elihu also proceeded, and said, Suffer me a little, and I will show thee that I have yet to speak on God's behalf; literally, that there are yet words for God. The controversy, i.e., is not exhausted; there is yet much that may be urged on God's behalf, in respect of the charges thou hast made against him.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And Elihu
אֱלִיה֗וּא (’ĕ·lî·hū)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 453: Elihu -- 'He is (my) God', five Israelites

continued
וַיֹּ֥סֶף (way·yō·sep̄)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3254: To add, augment

and said:
וַיֹּאמַֽר׃ (way·yō·mar)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 559: To utter, say


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