Job 29:15
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New American Standard Bible
"I was eyes to the blind And feet to the lame.

King James Bible
I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.

Darby Bible Translation
I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame;

World English Bible
I was eyes to the blind, and feet to the lame.

Young's Literal Translation
Eyes I have been to the blind, And feet to the lame am I.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

I was eyes to the blind - An exceedingly beautiful expression, whose meaning is obvious. He became their counsellor and guide.

And feet was I to the lame - I assisted them, and became their benefactor. I did for them, in providing a support, what they would have done for themselves if they had been in sound health.

Job 29:15 Parallel Commentaries

The Case of Spiritual Decay and Languor in Religion
1. Declension in religion, and relapses into sin, with their sorrowful consequences, are in the general too probable.--2. The ease of declension and langour in religion described, negatively.--3. And positively.--4. As discovering itself by a failure in the duties of the closet.--5. By a neglect of social worship.--6. By want of love to our fellow Christians.--7. By an undue attachment to sensual pleasures or secular cares.--8. By prejudices against some important principles in religion.--9,10. A
Philip Doddridge—The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul

Oh that I were as in Months Past! Job 29:02:00

John Newton—Olney Hymns

Cross References
Numbers 10:31
Then he said, "Please do not leave us, inasmuch as you know where we should camp in the wilderness, and you will be as eyes for us.

Job 4:3
"Behold you have admonished many, And you have strengthened weak hands.

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