Job 13:17
New International Version
Listen carefully to what I say; let my words ring in your ears.

New Living Translation
“Listen closely to what I am about to say. Hear me out.

English Standard Version
Keep listening to my words, and let my declaration be in your ears.

Berean Study Bible
Listen carefully to my words; let my declaration ring in your ears.

King James Bible
Hear diligently my speech, and my declaration with your ears.

New King James Version
Listen carefully to my speech, And to my declaration with your ears.

New American Standard Bible
“Listen carefully to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.

NASB 1995
“Listen carefully to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.

NASB 1977
“Listen carefully to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.

Amplified Bible
“Listen diligently to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.

Christian Standard Bible
Pay close attention to my words; let my declaration ring in your ears.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Pay close attention to my words; let my declaration ring in your ears.

American Standard Version
Hear diligently my speech, And let my declaration be in your ears.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Listen to hear my words and I shall tell my story before you

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Hear, hear ye my words, for I will declare in your hearing.

Contemporary English Version
Listen carefully to my words!

Douay-Rheims Bible
Hear ye my speech, and receive with Sour ears hidden truths.

English Revised Version
Hear diligently my speech, and let my declaration be in your ears.

Good News Translation
Now listen to my words of explanation.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Listen carefully to my words. Hear my declaration.

International Standard Version
Pay attention to what I have to say and listen to my testimony with your own ears."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Hear diligently my speech, And let my declaration be in your ears.

Literal Standard Version
Hear my word diligently, And my declaration with your ears.

NET Bible
Listen carefully to my words; let your ears be attentive to my explanation.

New Heart English Bible
Hear diligently my speech. Let my declaration be in your ears.

World English Bible
Hear diligently my speech. Let my declaration be in your ears.

Young's Literal Translation
Hear ye diligently my word, And my declaration with your ears.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Job Reproves His Friends
16Moreover, this will be my salvation, for no godless man can appear before Him. 17Listen carefully to my words; let my declaration ring in your ears. 18Behold, now that I have prepared my case, I know that I will be vindicated.…

Cross References
Job 13:16
Moreover, this will be my salvation, for no godless man can appear before Him.

Job 13:18
Behold, now that I have prepared my case, I know that I will be vindicated.


Treasury of Scripture

Hear diligently my speech, and my declaration with your ears.

Job 13:6
Hear now my reasoning, and hearken to the pleadings of my lips.

Job 33:1
Wherefore, Job, I pray thee, hear my speeches, and hearken to all my words.









Verse 17. - Hear diligently my speech, and my declaration with your ears. A last appeal to his opponents to give him their full attention (comp. ver. 6),

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Listen
שִׁמְע֣וּ (šim·‘ū)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently

carefully
שָׁ֭מוֹעַ (mō·w·a‘)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive absolute
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently

to my words;
מִלָּתִ֑י (mil·lā·ṯî)
Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 4405: A word, a discourse, a topic

let my declaration
וְ֝אַֽחֲוָתִ֗י (wə·’a·ḥă·wā·ṯî)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 262: A declaration

ring in your ears.
בְּאָזְנֵיכֶֽם׃ (bə·’ā·zə·nê·ḵem)
Preposition-b | Noun - fdc | second person masculine plural
Strong's 241: Broadness, the ear


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