29 And Job again ztook up his discourse, and said:
as in the days when God watched over me,
3 when his alamp shone upon my head,
and by his light I walked through darkness,
4 as I was in my prime,1
when the bfriendship of God was upon my tent,
when my cchildren were all around me,
7 When I went out to hthe gate of the city,
when I prepared my seat in the square,
and the aged rose and stood;
and ilaid their hand on their mouth;
and their jtongue stuck to the roof of their mouth.
and when the eye saw, it approved,
12 because I kdelivered the poor who cried for help,
and the fatherless who had none to help him.
and I caused nthe widow’s heart to sing for joy.
14 I oput on righteousness, and it clothed me;
my justice was like a robe and pa turban.
15 I was qeyes to the blind
and feet to the lame.
and I searched out rthe cause of him whom I did not know.
and made him drop his prey from his teeth.
and I shall multiply my days as wthe sand,
with the dew all night on my zbranches,
and kept silence for my counsel.
and my word cdropped upon them.
and I lived like ha king among his troops,
like one who comforts mourners.
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