Job 13:11
New International Version
Would not his splendor terrify you? Would not the dread of him fall on you?

New Living Translation
Doesn’t his majesty terrify you? Doesn’t your fear of him overwhelm you?

English Standard Version
Will not his majesty terrify you, and the dread of him fall upon you?

Berean Study Bible
Would His majesty not terrify you? Would the dread of Him not fall upon you?

King James Bible
Shall not his excellency make you afraid? and his dread fall upon you?

New King James Version
Will not His excellence make you afraid, And the dread of Him fall upon you?

New American Standard Bible
“Will His majesty not terrify you, And the dread of Him fall upon you?

NASB 1995
“Will not His majesty terrify you, And the dread of Him fall on you?

NASB 1977
“Will not His majesty terrify you, And the dread of Him fall on you?

Amplified Bible
“Will not His majesty terrify you, And will not the dread of Him fall upon you?

Christian Standard Bible
Would God’s majesty not terrify you? Would his dread not fall on you?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Would God’s majesty not terrify you? Would His dread not fall on you?

American Standard Version
Shall not his majesty make you afraid, And his dread fall upon you?

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
His dread is your punishment and his terror will fall on you

Brenton Septuagint Translation
shall not his whirlpool sweep you round, and terror from him fall upon you?

Contemporary English Version
and his glorious splendor would make you terrified.

Douay-Rheims Bible
As soon as he shall move himself, he shall trouble you: and his dread shall fall upon you.

English Revised Version
Shall not his excellency make you afraid, and his dread fall upon you?

Good News Translation
and his power will fill you with terror.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Doesn't his majesty terrify you? Doesn't the fear of him fall upon you?

International Standard Version
His splendor will petrify you with terror, paralyzing you with fear, won't it?

JPS Tanakh 1917
Shall not His majesty terrify you, And His dread fall upon you?

Literal Standard Version
Does His excellence not terrify you? And His dread fall on you?

NET Bible
Would not his splendor terrify you and the fear he inspires fall on you?

New Heart English Bible
Shall not his majesty make you afraid, And his dread fall on you?

World English Bible
Shall not his majesty make you afraid, And his dread fall on you?

Young's Literal Translation
Doth not His excellency terrify you? And His dread fall upon you?

Additional Translations ...
Context
Job Reproves His Friends
10Surely He would rebuke you if you secretly showed partiality. 11Would His majesty not terrify you? Would the dread of Him not fall upon you? 12Your maxims are proverbs of ashes; your defenses are defenses of clay.…

Cross References
Job 13:12
Your maxims are proverbs of ashes; your defenses are defenses of clay.

Job 31:23
For calamity from God terrifies me, and His splendor I cannot overpower.


Treasury of Scripture

Shall not his excellency make you afraid? and his dread fall on you?

Shall

Psalm 119:120
My flesh trembleth for fear of thee; and I am afraid of thy judgments.

Jeremiah 5:22
Fear ye not me? saith the LORD: will ye not tremble at my presence, which have placed the sand for the bound of the sea by a perpetual decree, that it cannot pass it: and though the waves thereof toss themselves, yet can they not prevail; though they roar, yet can they not pass over it?

Jeremiah 10:10
But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation.

his dread

Job 13:21
Withdraw thine hand far from me: and let not thy dread make me afraid.

Exodus 15:16
Fear and dread shall fall upon them; by the greatness of thine arm they shall be as still as a stone; till thy people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over, which thou hast purchased.

Isaiah 8:13
Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.









Verse 11. - Shall not his excellency make you afraid! and his dread fall upon you? Will not the very excellency and perfection of God cause you all the more to fear, since they will be arrayed against you? God, who is of purer eyes than to behold iniquity, who is no respecter of persons, and hates those who are respecters of persons, will by his very purity and truth be offended at your conduct, and induced to punish it,

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Would His majesty
שְׂ֭אֵתוֹ (’ê·ṯōw)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 7613: An elevation, leprous scab, elation, cheerfulness, exaltation in rank, character

not
הֲלֹ֣א (hă·lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

terrify you?
תְּבַעֵ֣ת (tə·ḇa·‘êṯ)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 1204: To fall upon, startle, terrify

Would the dread of Him
וּ֝פַחְדּ֗וֹ (ū·p̄aḥ·dōw)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6343: A, alarm

not fall
יִפֹּ֥ל (yip·pōl)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5307: To fall, lie

upon you?
עֲלֵיכֶֽם׃ (‘ă·lê·ḵem)
Preposition | second person masculine plural
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against


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