1. Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered and said, 2. If we assay to
commune with thee, wilt thou be grieved? but who can withhold himself
from speaking? 3. Behold, thou hast instructed many, and thou hast
strengthened the weak hands.
4. Thy words have upholden him that was falling, and thou hast
strengthened the feeble knees.
5. But now it is come upon thee, and thou faintest; it toucheth thee,
and thou art troubled.
6. Is not this thy fear, thy confidence, thy hope, and the
uprightness of thy ways? 7. Remember, I pray thee, who ever
perished, being innocent? or where were the righteous cut off? 8.