Job 11:7
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English Standard Version
“Can you find out the deep things of God? Can you find out the limit of the Almighty?

King James Bible
Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfection?

American Standard Version
Canst thou by searching find out God? Canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfection?

Douay-Rheims Bible
Peradventure thou wilt comprehend the steps of God, and wilt find out the Almighty perfectly?

English Revised Version
Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfection?

Webster's Bible Translation
Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty to perfection?

Job 11:7 Parallel
Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

1 Then began Zophar the Naamathite, and said:

2 Shall the torrent of words remain unanswered,

And shall the prater be in the right?

3 Shall thy vain talking silence the people,

So that thou mockest without any one putting thee to shame,

4 And sayest: my doctrine is pure,

And I am guiltless in Thine eyes?

5 But oh that Eloah would speak,

And open His lips against thee,

6 And make known to thee the secrets of wisdom,

That she is twofold in her nature -

Know then that Eloah forgetteth much of thy guilt.

When Job has concluded his long speech, Zophar, the third and most impetuous of the friends, begins. His name, if it is to be explained according to the Arabic Esauitish name el-assfar,

(Note: Vid., Abulfeda's Historia anteislamica ed. Fleischer, p. 168.)

continued...

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Job 5:9 Which does great things and unsearchable; marvelous things without number:

Job 26:14 See, these are parts of his ways: but how little a portion is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand?

Job 37:23 Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out: he is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice...

Psalm 77:19 Your way is in the sea, and your path in the great waters, and your footsteps are not known.

Psalm 145:3 Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; and his greatness is unsearchable.

Ecclesiastes 3:11 He has made every thing beautiful in his time: also he has set the world in their heart...

Isaiah 40:28 Have you not known? have you not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, faints not...

Matthew 11:27 All things are delivered to me of my Father: and no man knows the Son, but the Father; neither knows any man the Father, save the Son...

Romans 11:33 O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!

1 Corinthians 2:10,16 But God has revealed them to us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searches all things, yes, the deep things of God...

Ephesians 3:8 To me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given...

Cross References
Romans 11:33
Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways!

Job 22:12
"Is not God high in the heavens? See the highest stars, how lofty they are!

Job 33:12
"Behold, in this you are not right. I will answer you, for God is greater than man.

Job 33:13
Why do you contend against him, saying, 'He will answer none of man's words'?

Job 36:26
Behold, God is great, and we know him not; the number of his years is unsearchable.

Job 37:5
God thunders wondrously with his voice; he does great things that we cannot comprehend.

Job 37:23
The Almighty--we cannot find him; he is great in power; justice and abundant righteousness he will not violate.

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