New Living Translation
They know where to dig iron from the earth and how to smelt copper from rock.
King James Bible
Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass is molten out of the stone.
Darby Bible Translation
Iron is taken out of the dust, and copper is molten out of the stone.
World English Bible
Iron is taken out of the earth, and copper is smelted out of the ore.
Young's Literal Translation
Iron from the dust is taken, And from the firm stone brass.
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LibraryWhether Angels Know Secret Thoughts?
Objection 1: It would seem that the angels know secret thoughts. For Gregory (Moral. xviii), explaining Job 28:17: "Gold or crystal cannot equal it," says that "then," namely in the bliss of those rising from the dead, "one shall be as evident to another as he is to himself, and when once the mind of each is seen, his conscience will at the same time be penetrated." But those who rise shall be like the angels, as is stated (Mat. 22:30). Therefore an angel can see what is in another's conscience. …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
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"People know where to mine silver and how to refine gold.
They know how to shine light in the darkness and explore the farthest regions of the earth as they search in the dark for ore.
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