Job 27:7
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New International Version
"May my enemy be like the wicked, my adversary like the unjust!

King James Bible
Let mine enemy be as the wicked, and he that riseth up against me as the unrighteous.

Darby Bible Translation
Let mine enemy be as the wicked, and he that riseth up against me as the unrighteous.

World English Bible
"Let my enemy be as the wicked. Let him who rises up against me be as the unrighteous.

Young's Literal Translation
As the wicked is my enemy, And my withstander as the perverse.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Let mine enemy be as the wicked - Let my accuser be proved a lying and perjured man, because he has laid to my charge things which he cannot prove, and which are utterly false.

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The Touchstone of Godly Sincerity
Who, then, is this "wicked man," thus portrayed before us? And what are the first symptoms of his depravity? We ask not the question idly, but in order that we take heed against the uprise of such an evil in ourselves. "Beneath the saintly veil the votary of sin May lurk unseen; and to that eye alone Which penetrates the heart, may stand revealed." The hypocrite is very often an exceedingly neat imitation of the Christian. To the common observer he is so good a counterfeit that he entirely escapes
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 17: 1871

Wesley in St. Albans Abbey
Monday, July 30.--l preached at Bingham, ten miles from Nottingham. I really admired the exquisite stupidity of the people. They gaped and stared while I was speaking of death and judgment, as if they had never heard of such things before. And they were not helped by two surly, ill-mannered clergymen, who seemed to be just as wise as themselves. The congregation at Houghton in the evening was more noble, behaving with the utmost decency. Tuesday, 31.--At nine I preached in the market place at Loughborough,
John Wesley—The Journal of John Wesley

Cross References
Job 27:6
I will maintain my innocence and never let go of it; my conscience will not reproach me as long as I live.

Job 27:8
For what hope have the godless when they are cut off, when God takes away their life?

Job 31:35
("Oh, that I had someone to hear me! I sign now my defense--let the Almighty answer me; let my accuser put his indictment in writing.

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