Job 4 ©
Eliphaz reproveth Job for want of religious trust: he remindeth him that God's judgments are not for the righteous, but for the wicked. His fearful vision, designed to humble the vain opinion of man's excellency in the sight of his Maker.
If we *assay 1to commune with thee, wilt thou cbe grieved? but 2who can withhold himself from speaking?
Thy words have upholden him that was falling, and thou hast strengthened 3the feeble knees.
By the blast of God they perish, and 4by the breath of his nostrils are they consumed.
It stood still, but I could not discern the form thereof: an image was before mine eyes, 8there was silence, and I heard a voice, saying,