New International Version
because I rescued the poor who cried for help, and the fatherless who had none to assist them.
King James Bible
Because I delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him.
Darby Bible Translation
For I delivered the afflicted that cried, and the fatherless who had no helper.
World English Bible
Because I delivered the poor who cried, and the fatherless also, who had none to help him,
Young's Literal Translation
For I deliver the afflicted who is crying, And the fatherless who hath no helper.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Because I delivered the poor that cried - This appears to be intended as a refutation of the charges produced by Eliphaz, Job 22:5-10, to confute which Job appeals to facts, and to public testimony.
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LibraryComfort for the Desponding
At once to the subject. A complaint; its cause and cure; and then close up with an exhortation to stir up your pure minds, if you are in such a position. I. First, there is a COMPLAINT. How many a Christian looks on the past with pleasure, on the future with dread, and on the present with sorrow! There are many who look back upon the days that they have passed in the fear of the Lord as being the sweetest and the best they have ever had, but as to the present, it is clad in a sable garb of gloom …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 1: 1855
The Case of the Christian under the Hiding of God's Face.
No Sorrow Like Messiah's Sorrow
They thrust the needy from the path and force all the poor of the land into hiding.
The fatherless child is snatched from the breast; the infant of the poor is seized for a debt.
if I have kept my bread to myself, not sharing it with the fatherless--
if I have raised my hand against the fatherless, knowing that I had influence in court,
They caused the cry of the poor to come before him, so that he heard the cry of the needy.
For he will deliver the needy who cry out, the afflicted who have no one to help.
Rescue the weak and the needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.
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