Job 17:10
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King James Version
But as for you all, do ye return, and come now: for I cannot find one wise man among you.

Darby Bible Translation
But as for you all, pray come on again; and I shall not find one wise man among you.

World English Bible
But as for you all, come on now again; I shall not find a wise man among you.

Young's Literal Translation
Return, and come in, I pray you, And I find not among you a wise man.

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Geneva Study Bible

But as for {l} you all, do ye return, and come now: for I cannot find one wise man among you.

(l) Job speaks to the three who came to comfort him.Job 17:10 Parallel Commentaries

Whether Christ Went Down into the Hell of the Lost?
Objection 1: It would seem that Christ went down into the hell of the lost, because it is said by the mouth of Divine Wisdom (Ecclus. 24:45): "I will penetrate to all the lower parts of the earth." But the hell of the lost is computed among the lower parts of the earth according to Ps. 62:10: "They shall go into the lower parts of the earth." Therefore Christ who is the Wisdom of God, went down even into the hell of the lost. Objection 2: Further, Peter says (Acts 2:24) that "God hath raised up Christ,
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica

Another Shorter Evening Prayer.
O eternal God and heavenly Father, if I were not taught and assured by the promises of thy gospel, and the examples of Peter, Mary Magdalene, the publican, the prodigal child, and many other penitent sinners, that thou art so full of compassion, and so ready to forgive the greatest sinners, who are heaviest laden with sin, at what time soever they return unto thee with penitent hearts, lamenting their sins, and imploring thy grace, I should despair for mine own sins, and be utterly discouraged from
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety

The book of Job is one of the great masterpieces of the world's literature, if not indeed the greatest. The author was a man of superb literary genius, and of rich, daring, and original mind. The problem with which he deals is one of inexhaustible interest, and his treatment of it is everywhere characterized by a psychological insight, an intellectual courage, and a fertility and brilliance of resource which are nothing less than astonishing. Opinion has been divided as to how the book should be
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Job 12:2
No doubt but ye are the people, and wisdom shall die with you.

Job 17:11
My days are past, my purposes are broken off, even the thoughts of my heart.

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