Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Job 7:21 in English Standard Version "Why do you not pardon my transgression and take away my iniquity? For now I shall lie in the earth; you will seek me, but I shall not be.”" Job 7:8 The eye of him who sees me will behold me no more; while your eyes are on me, I shall be gone. Job 8:5 If you will seek God and plead with the Almighty for mercy, Job 24:5 Behold, like wild donkeys in the desert the poor go out to their toil, seeking game; the wasteland yields food for their children. Pr 1:28 Then they will call upon me, but I will not answer; they will seek me diligently but will not find me. Da 12:2 And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.