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17 How thy garments are mand of thee, and answer warm, when he quieteth the thou me. earth by the south wind? 4. Where wast thou when

18 Hast thou with him I laid the foundations of spread out the sky, which is the earth? declare, if thou strong, and as a molten hast understanding. looking-glass?

| 5 Who hath laid the mea• 19 Teach us what we shall sures thereof, if thou knowfay unto him: for we can- eft ? or who hath stretched not order aur speech by reason the line upon it? of darkness.

6 Whereupon are the 20 Shall it be told him foundations thereof fastened? that I speak ? if a man speak, or who laid the corner-stone surely he shall be swallowed thereof? up. : ;

17 When the morning. 21 And now men fee not stars fang together, and all the bright light which is in the fons of God thouted for the clouds : but the wind joy? palseth, and cleanseth them. | 8 Or who shut up the fea

22 Fair weather cometh with doors, when it brake out of the north : with God forth as if it had issued out is terrible majesty.

of the womb ? 23 Touching the Almighty! 9 When I made the cloud we cannot find him out: be the garment thereof, and is excellent in power, and in thick darkness, a swaddlingjudgment, and in plenty of band for it, justice: he will not afflict. 10 And brake up for it

24. Men do therefore fear my decreed place, and set him : he respecteth not any | bars and doors, that are wise of heart, F II And said, Hitherto

shalt thou come, but no furChap. XXXVIIF.

ther : and here shall thy proud THEN the Lord an-waves be stayed ?

I swered Job out of the 12 Hast thou commanded whirlwind, and said, the morning since thy days;

2 Who is this that darken- and caused the day-spring to eth counsel by words with- know his place; out knowledge?

13. That it might take 3 Gird up now thy loins hold of the ends of the earth, like a man; for I will de that the wicked might be



fhaken out of it?

| war? 14. It is turned as clay to 24 By what way is the the feal, and they stand as a light parted, which scattergarment.

eth the east wind upon the 15 And from the wicked earth? their light is with-holden, 25 Who hath divided a and the high arm shall be water-course for the overbroken.

flowing of waters? or a way 16 Haft thou entered into for the lightning of thunthe springs of the sea ? order; halt thou walked, in the | 26 To cause it to rain on search of the depth ?

the earth, where no man is : - 17 Have the gates of death on the wilderness wherein been opened unto thee? or there is no man; haft thou seen the doors of 27 To satisfy the desolate the shadow of death? . . and waste ground, and to

18 Haft thou perceived cause the bud of the tender the breadth of the earth ? | herb to spring forth ? . declare, if thou knowelt it 28 Hath the rain a father? all. . . . or who hath begotten the

19 Where is the way drops of the dew? where light dwelleth? and 29 Out of whose womb as for darkness, where is the came the ice? and the hoary place thereof,

frost of heaven who hath 20 That thou fhouldest dered it? take it to the bound thereof, 30 The waters are hid as and that thou shouldest know with a stone: and the face the paths to the house there- of the deep is frozen. . . of?

31 Canst thou bind the 21 Knowest thou it be- sweet influences of Pleiades, cause thou wast then born?' or loose the bands of Orion? or because the number of thy 32: Canft thou bring forth days is great ?

| Mazzaroth in his season or 22 Haft thou entered into canst thou guide Arcturus the treasures of the snow?' with his sons? or haft thou seen the trea- 33 Knoweft thou the orfures of the hail,

dinances of heaven? canft 23 Which I have reserved thou set the dominion thereof against the time of trouble, in the earth? against the day of battle and 34 Canft. thou lift up thy voice to the clouds, that 3 They bow themselves, abundance of waters may they bring forth their young cover thee? . . Tones. thev caft out their

ones, they cast out their for: 35 Canst thou send light- | rows. nings, that they may go, 4 Their young ones are and say unto thee, 'Here we in good liking, they grow up are?

with corn; they go forth, 36. Who hath put wisdom and return not unto them. . in the inward parts? or who 5 Who hath sent out the hath given understanding to wild als free? or who hath the heart?

loosed the bands of the wild : 37 Who can number the ass ? clouds in wisdom? or who 6' Whofe house I have can stay the bottles of hea- made the wilderness, and the ven,

barren land his dwellings. - 38 When the dust groweth 7 He scorneth the-multiinto hardness, and the clods tude of the city, neither recleave fast together? gardeth he the crying of the

39 Wilt thou hunt the driver. art. prey for the lion? or fill the 8 The range of the mounappetite of the young lions, tains is his pasture, and he ? 40 When they couch in searcheth after every green their dens, and abide in the thing.. ovi covert to lie in wait? 19 Will the unicorn be

41 Who provideth for the willing to serve thee, or raven his food? when his abide by thy crib? young ones cry unto God, 10 Canft thou bind the they wander for lack of unicorn with his band in the meat.

furrow? or will he harrow

the valleys after thee? Chap. XXXIX.

| 11 Wilt thou trust him T7 Nowest thou the time because his strength is great ? N when the wild goats or wilt thou leave thy labour of the rock bring forth, or to him? canít thou mark when the 12 Wilt thou believe him hinds do calve?

that he will bring home thy 2 Canst thou number the feed, and gather it into thy months that they fulfil? or barn? knowest thou the time when 13 Gavest thou the goodly they bring forth?

wings unto the peacocks?


warmeth | 25 He faith ha: and he

ung oneseris: her la- | wings Doth the ea

or wings and feathers unto ground with fierceness and the oltrich ?

rage : neither believeth he 14 Which leaveth her eggs that it is, the sound of the in the earth, and warmeth trumpet. them in the dust,

l 25 He faith among the 15 And forgetteth that trumpets, Ha, ha: and he the foot may crush them, smelleth the battle afar off, or that the wild beast may the thunder of the captains, break them.

and the shouting. 16 She is hardened against 26 Doth the hawk fly by her young ones, as though thy wisdom, and stretch her they were not her's: her la- wings toward the south? bour is vain without fear: 27 Doth the eagle mount

17. Because God hath de- up at thy command, and prived her of wisdom, neither make her nest on high?. hath he imparted to her un- 28 She dwelleth and abia derstanding.

deth on the rock, upon the 18 What time she lifteth crag of the rock, and the up herself on high, she scorn- | strong place. eth the horse and his rider. 29 From thence she seek

19 Halt thou given the eth the prey, and her eyes horse strength ? haft thou behold afar off. . clothed his neck with thun- 30 Her young ones allo der?

| fuck up blood : and where 20.Canst thou make him the slain are, there is she. afraid as a grasshopper? the glory of his noftrils is ter

CHAP. XL. rible.

Oreover, the Lord 21 He paweth in the val-M I answered Job, and ley, and rejoiceth in his said, strength : he goeth on to 2 Shall he that contendeth meet the armed men. with the Almighty, instruct

22 He "mocketh at fear, him? he that reproveth God, and is not affrighted; nei- let him answer it. ther turneth he back from 3 Then Job answered the the sword.

Lord, and said, 23 The quiver rattleth 4 Behold, I am vile: what against him, the glittering Thall I answer thee? I will spear and the shield.

lay mine hand upon my 24 'He swalloweth the mouth.


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" 5 Once have I spoken ; | 16 Lo now, his strength but I will not answer : yea, is in his loins, and his force twice; but I will proceed is in the navel of his belly. no further.

17 He moveth his tail like 6 Then answered the a cedar: the finews of his Lord unto Job out of the stones are wrapped togewhirlwind, and said,

ther. 7 Gird up thy loins now I 18 His bones are as strong like a inan: I will demand pieces of brass: his bones are of thee, and declare thou like bars of iron. unto me.

| 19 He is the chief of the 8 Wilt thou also disannul ways of God: he that made my judgment? wilt thou con- him can make his sword to demn me, that thou mayest approach unto him. be righteous ?

20 Surely the mountains 9 Haft thou an arm like bring him forth food: where God? or canst thou thunder all the beasts of the field with a voice like him? • play.

10 Deck thyself now with 21 He lieth under the majesty and excellency, and shady trees, in the covert of array thyself with glory and the reeds, and fens. beauty. "

| 22 The shady trees cover II Cast abroad the rage him with their shadow : the of thy wrath : and behold willows of the brook comevery one that is proud, and pass him about. abase him.

23 Behold, he drinketh 12 Look on every one up a river, and hafteth not: that is proud, and bring him he trusteth that he can draw low: and tread down the up Jordan into his mouth, wicked in their place. • 24 He taketh it with his

13 Hide them in the dust eyes: his nose pierceth through together, and bind their faces snares. in fecret. 14 Then will I also con

CHAP. XLI. fess unto thee, that thine own ANST thou draw out right hand can save thee. Tuleviathan with an hook?

15 Behold now, behe- or his tongue with a cord moth, which I made with which thou lettest down? thee: he eateth grass as an 12 Canst thou put an hook @X.

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