35 Elihu aspake moreover, and said, 2 Thinkest thou this to be right,
That thou saidst, bMy righteousness is more than God’s?
3 For thou saidst, cWhat advantage will it be unto thee?
4 †I will answer thee,
And ethy companions with thee.
5 fLook unto the heavens, and see;
And behold the clouds which are higher than thou.
6 If thou sinnest, gwhat doest thou against him?
Or if thy transgressions be multiplied, what doest thou unto him?
7 hIf thou be righteous, what givest thou him?
Or what receiveth he of thine hand?
8 Thy wickedness may hurt ia man as thou art;
And thy righteousness may profit ithe son of man.
They lcry out by reason of the arm of the mighty.
10 But none saith, Where is God mmy maker,
And maketh us wiser than the fowls of heaven?
12 There they cry, pbut none giveth answer,
Because of the pride of evil men.
Neither will the Almighty qregard it.
14 Although thou sayest rthou shalt not see him,
Yet judgment is before him; therefore strust thou in him.
Yet ||he knoweth it not in great extremity:
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