Job 20:21
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New International Version
Nothing is left for him to devour; his prosperity will not endure.

King James Bible
There shall none of his meat be left; therefore shall no man look for his goods.

Darby Bible Translation
Nothing escaped his greediness; therefore his prosperity shall not endure.

World English Bible
There was nothing left that he didn't devour, therefore his prosperity shall not endure.

Young's Literal Translation
There is not a remnant to his food, Therefore his good doth not stay.

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

There shall none of his meat be left - Coverdale translates thus: He devoured so gredily, that he left nothinge behynde, therefore his goodes shal not prospere. He shall be stripped of every thing.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

none of his meat be left. or, be none left for his meat

Job 18:19 He shall neither have son nor nephew among his people, nor any remaining in his dwellings.

Jeremiah 17:11 As the partridge sits on eggs, and hatches them not; so he that gets riches, and not by right...

Luke 16:24,25 And he cried and said, Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water...

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June 9 Evening
The triumphing of the wicked is short.--JOB 20:5. Thou shalt bruise his heel.--This is your hour, and the power of darkness.--As the children are partakers of flesh and blood he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the power of death, that is, the devil.--Having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

God.
GLORY OF GOD. God is the chief good--good so as nothing is but himself. He is in himself most happy; yea, all good and all true happiness are only to be found in God, as that which is essential to his nature; nor is there any good or any happiness in or with any creature or thing but what is communicated to it by God. God is the only desirable good; nothing without him is worthy of our hearts. Right thoughts of God are able to ravish the heart; how much more happy is the man that has interest in
John Bunyan—The Riches of Bunyan

Cross References
Job 15:21
Terrifying sounds fill his ears; when all seems well, marauders attack him.

Job 15:29
He will no longer be rich and his wealth will not endure, nor will his possessions spread over the land.

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