New International Version
Darkness comes upon them in the daytime; at noon they grope as in the night.
King James Bible
They meet with darkness in the daytime, and grope in the noonday as in the night.
Darby Bible Translation
They meet with darkness in a the daytime, and grope at midday as in the night.
World English Bible
They meet with darkness in the day time, and grope at noonday as in the night.
Young's Literal Translation
By day they meet darkness, And as night -- they grope at noon.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They meet with darkness in the daytime - God confounds them and their measures; and, with all their cunning and dexterity, they are outwitted, and often act on their own projects, planned with care and skill, as if they had been the crudest conceptions of the most disordered minds. They act in noonday as if the sun were extinct, and their eyes put out. Thus does God "abate their pride, assuage their malice, and confound their devices."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
meet with. or, run into. darkness.
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I would seek unto God, and unto God would I commit my cause.--JOB 5:8. Is anything too hard for the Lord?--Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.--Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known unto God.--Casting all your care upon him, for he careth for you. Hezekiah received the letter from the hand of the messengers, and read it: and Hezekiah went up unto the house of the Lord, and …
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They grope in darkness with no light; he makes them stagger like drunkards.
He will not escape the darkness; a flame will wither his shoots, and the breath of God's mouth will carry him away.
He is driven from light into the realm of darkness and is banished from the world.
total darkness lies in wait for his treasures. A fire unfanned will consume him and devour what is left in his tent.
why it is so dark you cannot see, and why a flood of water covers you.
"There are those who rebel against the light, who do not know its ways or stay in its paths.
The wicked are denied their light, and their upraised arm is broken.
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