15 I will continue to trust God even if he kills me.[a]
But I will defend myself to his face.
16 And if he lets me live, it will be because I had the confidence to speak.
No guilty person would dare meet God face to face.
17 Listen carefully to what I say.
Let me explain.
- Job 13:15 I will … kills me Or “If he decides to kill me, I have no hope.”
New International Version
15 Though he slay me, yet will I hope(A) in him;(B)
I will surely[a] defend my ways to his face.(C)
16 Indeed, this will turn out for my deliverance,(D)
for no godless(E) person would dare come before him!(F)
17 Listen carefully to what I say;(G)
let my words ring in your ears.
- Job 13:15 Or He will surely slay me; I have no hope — / yet I will