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Job 13:4

New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995) [2]
— “But you smear with lies; You are all worthless physicians.
King James Version (KJV 1769) [2]
— But ye [are] forgers of lies, ye [are] all physicians of no value.
English Revised Version (ERV 1885)
— But ye are forgers of lies, ye are all physicians of no value.
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— But ye are forgers of lies; Ye are all physicians of no value.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— But ye [are] forgers of lies, ye [are] all physicians of no value.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— For ye indeed are forgers of lies, ye are all physicians of no value.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— For, in truth, ye, do besmear with falsehood, Worthless physicians, all of you!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And yet, ye [are] forgers of falsehood, Physicians of nought—all of you,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Having first shewn that you are forgers of lies, and maintainers of perverse opinions.
Geneva Bible (GNV 1560)
— For in deede ye forge lyes, and all you are physitions of no value.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— But ye [are] forgers of lies, yee are all Physicians of no value.
Lamsa Bible (1957)
— But you are forgers of lies; you are all healers of no value.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— But ye are all bad physicians, and healers of diseases.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— But ye [are] forgers of lies, ye [are] all physicians of no value.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
But 199
{0199} Prime
Apparently a variation of H0194; however or on the contrary.
ye x859
(0859) Complement
A primitive pronoun of the second person; thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you.
[are] forgers 2950
{2950} Prime
A primitive root; properly to stick on as a patch; figuratively to impute falsely.
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
of lies, 8267
{8267} Prime
From H8266; an untruth; by implication a sham (often adverbially).
ye [are] all x3605
(3605) Complement
From H3634; properly the whole; hence all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
physicians 7495
{7495} Prime
A primitive root; properly to mend (by stitching), that is, (figuratively) to cure.
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
of no value. 457
{0457} Prime
Apparently from H0408; good for nothing, by analogy vain or vanity; specifically an idol.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Job 13:4

_ _ forgers of lies — literally, “artful twisters of vain speeches” [Umbreit].

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 13:1-12.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Job 13:4

But ye [are] forgers of lies, ye [are] all (b) physicians of no value.

(b) You do not well apply your medicine to the disease.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
ye are forgers:

Job 4:7-11 Remember, I pray thee, who [ever] perished, being innocent? or where were the righteous cut off? ... The old lion perisheth for lack of prey, and the stout lion's whelps are scattered abroad.
Job 5:1-5 Call now, if there be any that will answer thee; and to which of the saints wilt thou turn? ... Whose harvest the hungry eateth up, and taketh it even out of the thorns, and the robber swalloweth up their substance.
Job 8:3-4 Doth God pervert judgment? or doth the Almighty pervert justice? ... If thy children have sinned against him, and he have cast them away for their transgression;
Job 18:5-21 Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine. ... Surely such [are] the dwellings of the wicked, and this [is] the place [of him that] knoweth not God.
Job 21:27-34 Behold, I know your thoughts, and the devices [which] ye wrongfully imagine against me. ... How then comfort ye me in vain, seeing in your answers there remaineth falsehood?
Job 22:6-30 For thou hast taken a pledge from thy brother for nought, and stripped the naked of their clothing. ... He shall deliver the island of the innocent: and it is delivered by the pureness of thine hands.
Exodus 20:16 Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.
Psalms 119:69 The proud have forged a lie against me: [but] I will keep thy precepts with [my] whole heart.


Job 6:21 For now ye are nothing; ye see [my] casting down, and are afraid.
Job 16:2 I have heard many such things: miserable comforters [are] ye all.
Jeremiah 6:14 They have healed also the hurt [of the daughter] of my people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when [there is] no peace.
Jeremiah 8:22 [Is there] no balm in Gilead; [is there] no physician there? why then is not the health of the daughter of my people recovered?
Jeremiah 30:13 [There is] none to plead thy cause, that thou mayest be bound up: thou hast no healing medicines.
Jeremiah 46:11 Go up into Gilead, and take balm, O virgin, the daughter of Egypt: in vain shalt thou use many medicines; [for] thou shalt not be cured.
Ezekiel 34:4 The diseased have ye not strengthened, neither have ye healed that which was sick, neither have ye bound up [that which was] broken, neither have ye brought again that which was driven away, neither have ye sought that which was lost; but with force and with cruelty have ye ruled them.
Hosea 5:13 When Ephraim saw his sickness, and Judah [saw] his wound, then went Ephraim to the Assyrian, and sent to king Jareb: yet could he not heal you, nor cure you of your wound.
Mark 2:17 When Jesus heard [it], he saith unto them, They that are whole have no need of the physician, but they that are sick: I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
Mark 5:26 And had suffered many things of many physicians, and had spent all that she had, and was nothing bettered, but rather grew worse,
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Ex 20:16. Jb 4:7; 5:1; 6:21; 8:3; 16:2; 18:5; 21:27; 22:6. Ps 119:69. Jr 6:14; 8:22; 30:13; 46:11. Ezk 34:4. Ho 5:13. Mk 2:17; 5:26.

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