Job 36:17
New International Version
But now you are laden with the judgment due the wicked; judgment and justice have taken hold of you.

New Living Translation
But you are obsessed with whether the godless will be judged. Don’t worry, judgment and justice will be upheld.

English Standard Version
“But you are full of the judgment on the wicked; judgment and justice seize you.

Berean Study Bible
But now you are laden with the judgment due the wicked; judgment and justice have seized you.

King James Bible
But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold on thee.

New King James Version
But you are filled with the judgment due the wicked; Judgment and justice take hold of you.

New American Standard Bible
“But you were full of judgment on the wicked; Judgment and justice take hold of you.

NASB 1995
"But you were full of judgment on the wicked; Judgment and justice take hold of you.

NASB 1977
“But you were full of judgment on the wicked; Judgment and justice take hold of you.

Amplified Bible
“But you [Job] were full of judgment on the wicked, Judgment and justice take hold of you.

Christian Standard Bible
Yet now you are obsessed with the judgment due the wicked; judgment and justice have seized you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Yet now you are obsessed with the judgment due the wicked; judgment and justice have seized you.

American Standard Version
But thou art full of the judgment of the wicked: Judgment and justice take hold on thee .

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he will judge the wicked entirely with justice, and with justice they will be held captive

Brenton Septuagint Translation
there is a deep gulf and a rushing stream beneath it, and thy table came down full of fatness. Judgment shall not fail from the righteous;

Contemporary English Version
Now that the judgment for your sins has fallen upon you,

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thy cause hath been judged as that of the wicked, cause and judgment thou shalt recover.

English Revised Version
But thou art full of the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold on thee.

Good News Translation
But now you are being punished as you deserve.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But you are given the judgment evil people deserve. A fair judgment will be upheld.

International Standard Version
But now you are occupied with the case of the wicked; but justice and judgment will be served.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And thou art full of the judgment of the wicked; Judgment and justice take hold on them.

Literal Standard Version
And you have fulfilled the judgment of the wicked, "" Judgment and justice are upheld because of fury,

NET Bible
But now you are preoccupied with the judgment due the wicked, judgment and justice take hold of you.

New Heart English Bible
"But you are full of the judgment of the wicked. Judgment and justice take hold of you.

World English Bible
"But you are full of the judgment of the wicked. Judgment and justice take hold of you.

Young's Literal Translation
And the judgment of the wicked thou hast fulfilled, Judgment and justice are upheld -- because of fury,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Elihu Declares God's Justice and Power
16Indeed, He drew you from the jaws of distress to a spacious and broad place, to a table full of richness. 17But now you are laden with the judgment due the wicked; judgment and justice have seized you. 18Be careful that no one lures you with riches; do not let a large bribe lead you astray.…

Cross References
Job 22:5
Is not your wickedness great? Are not your iniquities endless?

Job 22:10
Therefore snares surround you, and sudden peril terrifies you;


Treasury of Scripture

But you have fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold on you.

fulfilled

Job 16:5
But I would strengthen you with my mouth, and the moving of my lips should asswage your grief.

Job 34:8,36
Which goeth in company with the workers of iniquity, and walketh with wicked men…

Romans 1:32
Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.

take hold on thee.









Verse 17. - But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked; i.e. but, as thou hast not so acted, the result has been different. Thy hardness and impenitence have brought upon thee the judgments reserved by God for the wicked - judgment and justice take hold on thee - thou art suffering the just penalty of thy obstinacy.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
But now you are laden
מָלֵ֑אתָ (mā·lê·ṯā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 4390: To fill, be full of

with the judgment
וְדִין־ (wə·ḏîn-)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1779: Judgement, strife

due the wicked;
רָשָׁ֥ע (rā·šā‘)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7563: Wrong, an, bad person

judgment
דִּ֖ין (dîn)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1779: Judgement, strife

and justice
וּמִשְׁפָּ֣ט (ū·miš·pāṭ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4941: A verdict, a sentence, formal decree, divine law, penalty, justice, privilege, style

have seized you.
יִתְמֹֽכוּ׃ (yiṯ·mō·ḵū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 8551: To sustain, to obtain, keep fast, to help, follow close


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