The King James Version Bible

Job 15:16

How much more abominable and filthy is man, which drinketh iniquity like water?

Cross References

  1. What man is like Job, who drinketh up scorning like water?
  2. An ungodly witness scorneth judgment: and the mouth of the wicked devoureth iniquity.
  3. How much less in them that dwell in houses of clay, whose foundation is in the dust, which are crushed before the moth?
  4. Though wickedness be sweet in his mouth, though he hide it under his tongue;
  5. Wherefore I abhor myself, and repent in dust and ashes.
  6. The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that doeth good. The LORD looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, and seek God. They are all gone aside, they are all together become filthy: there is none that doeth good, no, not one.
  7. Every one of them is gone back: they are altogether become filthy; there is none that doeth good, no, not one.
  8. And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient; Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, Backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents,
  9. What then? are we better than they? No, in no wise: for we have before proved both Jews and Gentiles, that they are all under sin; As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one: There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God. They are all gone out of the way, they are together become unprofitable; there is none that doeth good, no, not one. Their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips: Whose mouth is full of cursing and bitterness: Their feet are swift to shed blood: Destruction and misery are in their ways: And the way of peace have they not known: There is no fear of God before their eyes. Now we know that what things soever the law saith, it saith to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.
  10. For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.