Job 31:18
Good News Translation
All my life I have taken care of them.

Contemporary English Version
Since the time I was young, I have cared for orphans and helped widows.

Douay-Rheims Bible
(For from my infancy mercy grew up with me: and it came out with me from my mother's womb:)

New American Bible
Though like a father he has reared me from my youth, guiding me even from my mother’s womb—

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

(For from my infancy mercy grew up with me: and it came out with me from my mother's womb:)

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Context
Job's Final Appeal
17If I have eaten my morsel alone, and the fatherless hath not eaten thereof: 18(For from my infancy mercy grew up with me: and it came out with me from my mother's womb:)19If I have despised him that was perishing for want of clothing, and the poor man that had no covering:…
Cross References
Job 22:9
Thou hast sent widows away empty, and the arms of the fatherless thou hast broken in pieces.

Job 31:17
If I have eaten my morsel alone, and the fatherless hath not eaten thereof:

Job 31:19
If I have despised him that was perishing for want of clothing, and the poor man that had no covering:

Additional Translations
though from my youth I reared him as would a father, and from my mother's womb I guided the widow—(For from my youth he was brought up with me, as with a father, and I have guided her from my mother's womb;)

(Nay, from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, And her have I guided from my mother's womb);

(for I nourished them as a father from my youth and guided them from my mother's womb.)

(For from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, and I have guided the [widow] from my mother's womb;)

(Nay, from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, and I have been her guide from my mother's womb;)

(For from my youth he was brought up with me, as with a father, and I have guided her from my mother's womb;)

(no, from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, her have I guided from my mother's womb);

(But from my youth He grew up with me as with a father, And from the belly of my mother I am led.)
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