New International Version
and further, that his anger never punishes and he does not take the least notice of wickedness.
King James Bible
But now, because it is not so, he hath visited in his anger; yet he knoweth it not in great extremity:
Darby Bible Translation
But now, because he hath not visited in his anger, doth not [Job] know [his] great arrogancy?
World English Bible
But now, because he has not visited in his anger, neither does he greatly regard arrogance.
Young's Literal Translation
And, now, because there is not, He hath appointed His anger, And He hath not known in great extremity.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
But - because it is not so - Rather, "But now, because he visiteth not in his anger." This is more literal than the versions generally proposed; and the sense of the place appears to be this: Because vengeance is not speedily executed on an evil work, therefore are the hearts of the children of men set in them to do iniquity. This is, in effect, the charge which Elihu brings against Job.
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LibraryQuestions which Ought to be Asked
ELIHU PERCEIVED the great ones of the earth oppressing the needy, and he traced their domineering tyranny to their forgetfulness of God: "None saith, Where is God my Maker?" Surely, had they thought of God they could not have acted so unjustly. Worse still, if I understand Elihu aright, he complained that even among the oppressed there was the same departure in heart from the Lord: they cried out by reason of the arm of the mighty, but unhappily they did not cry unto God their Maker, though he waits …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 26: 1880
'Why Should I?'
An Essay on the Mosaic Account of the Creation and Fall of Man
The Advanced Christian Reminded of the Mercies of God, and Exhorted to the Exercise of Habitual Love to Him, and Joy in Him.
How much less, then, will he listen when you say that you do not see him, that your case is before him and you must wait for him,
So Job opens his mouth with empty talk; without knowledge he multiplies words."
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