1 Any hope you might have would be futile, the mere sight of him would overwhelm you.
Isa 27:1 Job 3:8 Ps 74:14 Ps 104:26
2 When roused, he grows ferocious, who could ever stand up to him?
Isa 37:29 Ezek 29:4-5 2Kgs 19:28 Isa 27:1
3 Who has ever attacked him with impunity? No one beneath all heaven!
Isa 30:10 Ps 55:21 Prov 15:1 Prov 18:23 Prov 25:15
4 Next I will talk of his limbs and describe his matchless strength-
Exod 21:6 Deut 15:17 1Kgs 20:31-34 Gen 1:28 Ps 8:5-6
5 who can undo the front of his tunic or pierce the double armour of his breastplate?
Job 28:11 Judg 16:25-30
6 Who dare open the gates of his mouth? Terror reigns round his teeth!
7 His back is like rows of shields, sealed with a stone seal,
8 touching each other so close that no breath could pass between,
1Kgs 20:11 2Kgs 10:4 Luke 14:31-32
9 sticking to one another making an impervious whole.
1Sam 3:11 Deut 28:34 Isa 28:19 Luke 21:11
10 His sneezes radiate light, his eyes are like the eyelashes of the dawn.
Job 9:4 1Cor 10:22 Ezek 8:17-18 Gen 49:9 Jer 12:5 Job 3:8 Job 40:9
11 From his mouth come fiery torches, sparks of fire fly out of it.
Ps 24:1 Rom 11:35 Deut 10:14 Exod 19:5 Ps 50:12 1Cor 10:26 Job 35:7
12 His nostrils belch smoke like a cauldron boiling on the fire.
13 His breath could kindle coals, flame issues from his mouth.
2Kgs 19:28 Jas 3:3 Ps 32:9
14 His strength resides in his neck, violence leaps before him as he goes.
Dan 7:7 Eccl 12:4 Job 38:10 Ps 57:4 Ps 58:6 Prov 30:14
15 The strips of his flesh are jointed together, firmly set in and immovable.
Jer 9:23 Rev 5:2-3 Rev 5:5
16 His heart is as hard as rock unyielding as the lower millstone.
17 When he stands up, the waves take fright and the billows of the sea retreat.
18 Sword may strike but will not stick in him, no more will spear, javelin or lance.
Job 3:9 Rev 1:14
19 Iron means no more to him than straw, nor bronze than rotten wood.
20 No arrow can make him flee, a sling-stone tickles him like hay.
21 Club seems to him like straw, he laughs at the whirring javelin.
Ps 18:8 Hab 3:5 Isa 30:33 Ps 18:12
22 He has sharp potsherds underneath, and moves across the slime like a harrow.
1Cor 15:55-57 Hos 13:14 Job 39:19 Job 40:16
23 He makes the depths seethe like a cauldron, he makes the sea fume like a scent burner.
24 Behind him he leaves a glittering wake -- a white fleece seems to float on the deeps.
Isa 48:4 Jer 5:3 Zech 7:12
25 He has no equal on earth, being created without fear.
Jonah 1:4-6 Ps 107:28
26 He looks the haughtiest in the eye; of all the lordly beasts he is king.