Job 23:12
I have not departed from the command of His lips; I have treasured the words of His mouth more than my daily bread.
Cross References
Job 6:10
It still brings me comfort, and joy through unrelenting pain, that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

Job 15:11
Are the consolations of God not enough for you, even words spoken gently to you?

Job 22:22
Receive instruction from His mouth, and lay up His words in your heart.

Job 23:13
But He is unchangeable, and who can oppose Him? He does what He desires.

Psalm 33:11
The counsel of the LORD stands forever, the purposes of His heart to all generations.

Proverbs 30:8
Keep falsehood and deceitful words far from me. Give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the bread that is my portion.

Jeremiah 15:16
Your words were found, and I ate them. Your words became my joy and my heart's delight. For I bear Your name, O LORD God of Hosts.

Treasury of Scripture
Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.


John 6:66-69
From that time many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him…

John 8:31
Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed;

Acts 14:22
Confirming the souls of the disciples, and exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.

I have esteemed.

Job 22:22
Receive, I pray thee, the law from his mouth, and lay up his words in thine heart.

Psalm 19:9,10
The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether…

Psalm 119:11,103,127
Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee…

necessary food.

Luke 12:42,46
And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of meat in due season? …


Job 23:11
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