New International Version
They say, "How would God know? Does the Most High know anything?"
King James Bible
And they say, How doth God know? and is there knowledge in the most High?
Darby Bible Translation
And they say, How can God know, and is there knowledge in the Most High?
World English Bible
They say, "How does God know? Is there knowledge in the Most High?"
Young's Literal Translation
And they have said, 'How hath God known? And is there knowledge in the Most High?'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They say, How doth God know? - My people are so stumbled with the prosperity of the wicked, that they are ready in their temptation to say, "Surely, God cannot know these things, or he would never dispense his favors thus." Others consider these words as the saying of the wicked: "We may oppress these people as we please, and live as we list; God knows nothing about it."
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See what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"
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