Job 1:14
Good News Translation
a messenger came running to Job. "We were plowing the fields with the oxen," he said, "and the donkeys were in a nearby pasture.

Contemporary English Version
when someone rushed up to Job and said, "While your servants were plowing with your oxen, and your donkeys were nearby eating grass,

Douay-Rheims Bible
There came a messenger to Job, and said: The oxen were ploughing, and the asses feeding beside them,

New American Bible
a messenger came to Job and said, “The oxen were plowing and the donkeys grazing beside them,

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

There came a messenger to Job, and said: The oxen were ploughing, and the asses feeding beside them,

messenger.

1 Samuel 4:17 And he that brought the news answered, and said: Israel is fled before the Philistines, and there has been a great slaughter of the people: moreover thy two sons, Ophni and Phinees, are dead: and the ark of God is taken.

2 Samuel 15:13 And there came a messenger to David, saying: All Israel with their whole heart followeth Absalom.

Jeremiah 51:31 One running post shall meet another, and messenger shall meet messenger: to tell the king of Babylon that his city is taken from one end to the other:

Context
Job Loses His Children and Possessions
13Now upon a certain day, when his sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine, in the house of their eldest brother, 14There came a messenger to Job, and said: The oxen were ploughing, and the asses feeding beside them,15And the Sabeans rushed in, and took all away, and slew the servants with the sword; and I alone have escaped to tell thee.…
Cross References
Job 1:13
Now upon a certain day, when his sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine, in the house of their eldest brother,

Job 1:15
And the Sabeans rushed in, and took all away, and slew the servants with the sword; and I alone have escaped to tell thee.

Additional Translations
a messenger came and reported to Job: “While the oxen were plowing and the donkeys grazing nearby,And there came a messenger to Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them:

that there came a messenger unto Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them;

And, behold, there came a messenger to Job, and said to him, The yokes of oxen were ploughing, and the she-asses were feeding near them;

And there came a messenger to Job and said, The oxen were ploughing, and the asses feeding beside them;

that there came a messenger unto Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them:

And there came a messenger to Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them:

that there came a messenger to Job, and said, "The oxen were plowing, and the donkeys feeding beside them,

And a messenger hath come in unto Job and saith, 'The oxen have been plowing, and the she-asses feeding by their sides,
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