Job 15:21

“A dreadful sound is in his ears: in prosperity the destroyer shall come upon him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A dreadfull sound is in his eares; in prosperitie the destroyer shall come vpon him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Sounds of terror are in his ears; While at peace the destroyer comes upon him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A sound of terrors is in his ears; In prosperity the destroyer shall come upon him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A sound of fear is in his ears; in time of peace destruction will come on him:
- Basic English Bible

The sound of terrors is in his ears: in prosperity the destroyer cometh upon him.
- Darby Bible

A dreadful sound is in his ears: in prosperity the destroyer shall come upon him.
- Webster's Bible

A sound of terrors is in his ears. In prosperity the destroyer shall come on him.
- World English Bible

A fearful voice [is] in his ears, In peace doth a destroyer come to him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A sound of terrors is in his ears: in prosperity the destroyer shall come upon him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 15:21


15:21 A sound - Even when he feels no evil, he is tormented with perpetual fears. Come upon him - Suddenly and unexpectedly.


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