New Living Translation
So leave us alone and let us rest! We are like hired hands, so let us finish our work in peace.
King James Bible
Turn from him, that he may rest, till he shall accomplish, as an hireling, his day.
Darby Bible Translation
Look away from him; and let him rest, till he accomplish, as a hireling, his day.
World English Bible
Look away from him, that he may rest, until he shall accomplish, as a hireling, his day.
Young's Literal Translation
Look away from off him that he may cease, Till he enjoy as an hireling his day.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
14:6 Turn - Withdraw thine afflicting hand from him, that he may have some present ease. 'Till - He come to the period of his life, which thou hast allotted to him, as a man appoints a set time to an hired servant.
LibraryThe Voice of Job.
O that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me! If a man die, shall he live again? all the days of my appointed time will I wait, till my change come. Thou shalt call, and I will answer thee: thou wilt have a desire to the work of thine hands.'--Job xiv. 13-15. The book of Job seems to me the most daring of poems: from a position of the most vantageless realism, it assaults the very …
George MacDonald—Unspoken Sermons
Meditations for the Evening.
My God! I Know that I must Die.
Life, Death, and Judgment. --Job xiv. 1-3. 11-13.
"Is not all human life a struggle? Our lives are like that of a hired hand,
Why won't you leave me alone, at least long enough for me to swallow!
"Even a tree has more hope! If it is cut down, it will sprout again and grow new branches.
Leave me alone so I can smile again before I am gone and exist no more.
But now the LORD says, "Within three years, counting each day, the glory of Moab will be ended. From its great population, only a few of its people will be left alive."
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