Chapter 10 :: Job
Job 10:1 - My soul is weary of my life; I will leave my complaint upon myself; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
Job 10:2 - I will say unto God, Do not condemn me; shew me wherefore thou contendest with me.
Job 10:3 - Is it good unto thee that thou shouldest oppress, that thou shouldest despise the work of thine hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked?
Job 10:4 - Hast thou eyes of flesh? or seest thou as man seeth?
Job 10:5 - Are thy days as the days of man? are thy years as man's days,
Job 10:6 - That thou enquirest after mine iniquity, and searchest after my sin?
Job 10:7 - Thou knowest that I am not wicked; and there is none that can deliver out of thine hand.
Job 10:8 - Thine hands have made me and fashioned me together round about; yet thou dost destroy me.
Job 10:9 - Remember, I beseech thee, that thou hast made me as the clay; and wilt thou bring me into dust again?
Job 10:10 - Hast thou not poured me out as milk, and curdled me like cheese?
Job 10:11 - Thou hast clothed me with skin and flesh, and hast fenced me with bones and sinews.
Job 10:12 - Thou hast granted me life and favour, and thy visitation hath preserved my spirit.
Job 10:13 - And these things hast thou hid in thine heart: I know that this is with thee.
Job 10:14 - If I sin, then thou markest me, and thou wilt not acquit me from mine iniquity.
Job 10:15 - If I be wicked, woe unto me; and if I be righteous, yet will I not lift up my head. I am full of confusion; therefore see thou mine affliction;
Job 10:16 - For it increaseth. Thou huntest me as a fierce lion: and again thou shewest thyself marvellous upon me.
Job 10:17 - Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thine indignation upon me; changes and war are against me.
Job 10:18 - Wherefore then hast thou brought me forth out of the womb? Oh that I had given up the ghost, and no eye had seen me!
Job 10:19 - I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.
Job 10:20 - Are not my days few? cease then, and let me alone, that I may take comfort a little,
Job 10:21 - Before I go whence I shall not return, even to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;
Job 10:22 - A land of darkness, as darkness itself; and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness.