26 Then Job replied:
2 “How you have helped the powerless!r
How you have saved the arm that is feeble!s
And what great insightt you have displayed!
And whose spirit spoke from your mouth?u
5 “The dead are in deep anguish,v
those beneath the waters and all that live in them.
6 The realm of the deadw is naked before God;
7 He spreads out the northern skiesz over empty space;
he suspends the earth over nothing.a
yet the clouds do not burst under their weight.
spreading his cloudsd over it.
10 He marks out the horizon on the face of the waterse
for a boundary between light and darkness.f
11 The pillars of the heavens quake,g
aghast at his rebuke.
12 By his power he churned up the sea;h
13 By his breath the skiesk became fair;
his hand pierced the gliding serpent.l
Who then can understand the thunder of his power?”o
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