New Living Translation
"God, in his power, drags away the rich. They may rise high, but they have no assurance of life.
King James Bible
He draweth also the mighty with his power: he riseth up, and no man is sure of life.
Darby Bible Translation
He draweth also the mighty with his power; he riseth up, and no man is sure of life.
World English Bible
Yet God preserves the mighty by his power. He rises up who has no assurance of life.
Young's Literal Translation
And hath drawn the mighty by his power, He riseth, and none believeth in life.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
24:22 Draweth - Into his net.
The book of Job is one of the great masterpieces of the world's literature, if not indeed the greatest. The author was a man of superb literary genius, and of rich, daring, and original mind. The problem with which he deals is one of inexhaustible interest, and his treatment of it is everywhere characterized by a psychological insight, an intellectual courage, and a fertility and brilliance of resource which are nothing less than astonishing. Opinion has been divided as to how the book should be …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
For God is so wise and so mighty. Who has ever challenged him successfully?
He leads priests away, stripped of status; he overthrows those with long years in power.
People in the west are appalled at their fate; people in the east are horrified.
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