Job 12:7
Good News Translation
Even birds and animals have much they could teach you;

Contemporary English Version
If you want to learn, then go and ask the wild animals and the birds,

Douay-Rheims Bible
But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee: and the birds of the air, and they shall tell thee.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee: and the birds of the air, and they shall tell thee.

But ask

Job 21:29,30 Ask any one of them that go by the way, and you shall perceive that he knoweth these same things. . . .

Proverbs 6:6 Which, although she hath no guide, nor master, nor captain,

Isaiah 1:3 The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib: but Israel hath not known me, and my people hath not understood.

Jeremiah 8:7 The kite in the air hath known her time: the turtle, and the swallow, and the stork have observed the time of their coming: but my people have not known the judgment of the Lord.

Context
Job Responds to Zophar
6The tabernacles of robbers abound, and they provoke God boldly; whereas it is he that hath given all into their hands: 7But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee: and the birds of the air, and they shall tell thee.8Speak to the earth, and it shall answer thee: and the fishes of the sea shall tell.…
Cross References
Romans 1:20
For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made. His eternal power also and divinity: so that they are inexcusable.

Job 12:6
The tabernacles of robbers abound, and they provoke God boldly; whereas it is he that hath given all into their hands:

Job 12:8
Speak to the earth, and it shall answer thee: and the fishes of the sea shall tell.

Additional Translations
But ask the animals, and they will instruct you; ask the birds of the air, and they will tell you.But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach you; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell you:

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; And the birds of the heavens, and they shall tell thee:

But ask now the beasts, if they may speak to thee; and the birds of the air, if they may declare to thee.

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowl of the heavens, and they shall tell thee;

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee:

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee:

"But ask the animals, now, and they shall teach you; the birds of the sky, and they shall tell you.

And yet, ask, I pray thee, One of the beasts, and it doth shew thee, And a fowl of the heavens, And it doth declare to thee.
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