New Living Translation
Even captives are at ease in death, with no guards to curse them.
King James Bible
There the prisoners rest together; they hear not the voice of the oppressor.
Darby Bible Translation
The prisoners together are at ease; they hear not the voice of the taskmaster.
World English Bible
There the prisoners are at ease together. They don't hear the voice of the taskmaster.
Young's Literal Translation
Together prisoners have been at ease, They have not heard the voice of an exactor,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:18 The oppressor - Or, taskmaster, who urges and forces them to work by cruel threatenings and stripes. Job meddles not here with their eternal state after death, of which he speaks hereafter, but only their freedom from worldly troubles, which is the sole matter of his present discourse.
LibraryWhether in the State of Innocence Children Would have Been Born Confirmed in Righteousness?
Objection 1: It would seem that in the state of innocence children would have been born confirmed in righteousness. For Gregory says (Moral. iv) on the words of Job 3:13: "For now I should have been asleep, etc.: If no sinful corruption had infected our first parent, he would not have begotten "children of hell"; no children would have been born of him but such as were destined to be saved by the Redeemer." Therefore all would have been born confirmed in righteousness. Objection 2: Further, Anselm …
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