|1 书亚人比勒达回答说， |
Then Bildad the Shuhite replied:
|2 神有治理之权，有威严可畏。他在高处施行和平。 |
"Dominion and awe belong to God; he establishes order in the heights of heaven.
|3 他的诸军，岂能数算？他的光亮一发，谁不蒙照呢？ |
Can his forces be numbered? Upon whom does his light not rise?
|4 这样在神面前，人怎能称义？妇人所生的怎能洁净？ |
How then can a man be righteous before God? How can one born of woman be pure?
|5 在神眼前，月亮也无光亮，星宿也不清洁。 |
If even the moon is not bright and the stars are not pure in his eyes,
|6 何况如虫的人，如蛆的世人呢？ |
how much less man, who is but a maggot--a son of man, who is only a worm!"