Job 17:14
and say to corruption, 'You are my father,' and to the worm, 'My mother,' or 'My sister,'
Cross References
Job 7:5
My flesh is clothed with worms and encrusted with dirt; my skin is cracked and festering.

Job 13:28
So man wastes away like something rotten, like a moth-eaten garment.

Job 21:26
But together they lie down in the dust, and worms cover them both.

Job 25:6
how much less man, who is but a maggot, and the son of man, who is but a worm!"

Job 30:30
My skin grows black and peels, and my bones burn with fever.

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I have said to corruption, You are my father: to the worm, You are my mother, and my sister.


Job 21:32,33
Yet shall he be brought to the grave, and shall remain in the tomb…

Psalm 16:10
For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.

Psalm 49:9
That he should still live for ever, and not see corruption.

to the worm

Job 19:26
And though after my skin worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God:

Job 24:20
The womb shall forget him; the worm shall feed sweetly on him; he shall be no more remembered; and wickedness shall be broken as a tree.

Isaiah 14:11
Thy pomp is brought down to the grave, and the noise of thy viols: the worm is spread under thee, and the worms cover thee.


Job 17:13
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