6/27/18 Daily Bible Reading: Job 16-18, Romans 11, Proverbs 27
Job 16:19-21 (KJV)
Also now, behold, my witness is in heaven, and my record is on high. My friends scorn me: but mine eye poureth out tears unto God. O that one might plead for a man with God, as a man pleadeth for his neighbour!
Job 16:19-21 (AMP)
Even now, behold, my Witness is in heaven, and He who vouches for me is on high.
My friends scorn me, but my eye pours out tears to God.
Oh, that there might be one who would plead for a man with God and that he would maintain his right with Him, as a son of man pleads with or for his neighbor! [1 Tim 2:5]
1 Timothy 2:5 (GenevaBible)
For there is one God, and one Mediator between God and man, which is the man Christ Jesus,
Romans 11:11-17 (NKJV)
I say then, have they stumbled that they should fall? Certainly not! But through their fall, to provoke them to jealousy, salvation has come to the Gentiles. Now if their fall is riches for the world, and their failure riches for the Gentiles, how much more their fullness! For I speak to you Gentiles; inasmuch as I am an apostle to the Gentiles, I magnify my ministry, if by any means I may provoke to jealousy those who are my flesh and save some of them. For if their being cast away is the reconciling of the world, what will their acceptance be but life from the dead? For if the firstfruit is holy, the lump is also holy; and if the root is holy, so are the branches. And if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive tree, were grafted in among them, and with them became a partaker of the root and fatness of the olive tree,