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Job 38:35-37 Names of God Bible (NOG)

35 Can you send lightning flashes so that they may go and say to you,
    ‘Here we are’?
36 Who put wisdom in the heart
    or gave understanding to the mind?[a]
37 Who is wise enough to count the clouds
    or pour out the water jars of heaven

Footnotes:

  1. Job 38:36 Hebrew meaning uncertain.
Names of God Bible (NOG)

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Job 38:35-37 New International Version (NIV)

35 Do you send the lightning bolts on their way?
    Do they report to you, ‘Here we are’?
36 Who gives the ibis wisdom[a]
    or gives the rooster understanding?[b]
37 Who has the wisdom to count the clouds?
    Who can tip over the water jars of the heavens

Footnotes:

  1. Job 38:36 That is, wisdom about the flooding of the Nile
  2. Job 38:36 That is, understanding of when to crow; the meaning of the Hebrew for this verse is uncertain.
New International Version (NIV)

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