King James Bible (kjv)

Chapter
Job 18

Book of Job - Chapter 18

Job 18:1

Then answered Bildad the Shuhite, and said,

Job 18:2

How long [will it be ere] ye make an end of words? mark, and afterwards we will speak.

Job 18:3

Wherefore are we counted as beasts, [and] reputed vile in your sight?

Job 18:4

He teareth himself in his anger: shall the earth be forsaken for thee? and shall the rock be removed out of his place?

Job 18:5

Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.

Job 18:6

The light shall be dark in his tabernacle, and his candle shall be put out with him.

Job 18:7

The steps of his strength shall be straitened, and his own counsel shall cast him down.

Job 18:8

For he is cast into a net by his own feet, and he walketh upon a snare.

Job 18:9

The gin shall take [him] by the heel, [and] the robber shall prevail against him.

Job 18:10

The snare [is] laid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

Job 18:11

Terrors shall make him afraid on every side, and shall drive him to his feet.

Job 18:12

His strength shall be hungerbitten, and destruction [shall be] ready at his side.

Job 18:13

It shall devour the strength of his skin: [even] the firstborn of death shall devour his strength.

Job 18:14

His confidence shall be rooted out of his tabernacle, and it shall bring him to the king of terrors.

Job 18:15

It shall dwell in his tabernacle, because [it is] none of his: brimstone shall be scattered upon his habitation.

Job 18:16

His roots shall be dried up beneath, and above shall his branch be cut off.

Job 18:17

His remembrance shall perish from the earth, and he shall have no name in the street.

Job 18:18

He shall be driven from light into darkness, and chased out of the world.

Job 18:19

He shall neither have son nor nephew among his people, nor any remaining in his dwellings.

Job 18:20

They that come after [him] shall be astonied at his day, as they that went before were affrighted.

Job 18:21

Surely such [are] the dwellings of the wicked, and this [is] the place [of him that] knoweth not God.