6 fThen the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind, and said:
hI will question you, and you shall answer Me:
Would you condemn Me that you may be justified?
Or can you thunder with ja voice like His?
10 kThen adorn yourself with majesty and splendor,
And array yourself with glory and beauty.
Look on everyone who is proud, and humble him.
12 Look on everyone who is lproud, and bring him low;
Tread down the wicked in their place.
Bind their faces in hidden darkness.
That your own right hand can save you.
15 “Look now at the 3behemoth, which I made along with you;
He eats grass like an ox.
And his power is in his stomach muscles.
The sinews of his thighs are tightly knit.
His ribs like bars of iron.
19 He is the first of the mways of God;
Only He who made him can bring near His sword.
20 Surely the mountains nyield food for him,
And all the beasts of the field play there.
In a covert of reeds and marsh.
The willows by the brook surround him.
Yet he is not disturbed;
He is confident, though the Jordan gushes into his mouth,
Or one pierces his nose with a snare.
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