I have heard of you by the hearing of the ear: but now my eye sees you.
Treasury of Scripture
Job 4:12 Now a thing was secretly brought to me, and my ear received a little thereof.
Job 28:22 Destruction and death say, We have heard the fame thereof with our ears.
Job 33:16 Then he opens the ears of men, and seals their instruction,
Romans 10:17 So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.
Job 23:8,9 Behold, I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I cannot perceive him...
Numbers 12:6-8 And he said, Hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known to him in a vision...
Isaiah 6:1 In the year that king Uzziah died I saw also the LORD sitting on a throne, high and lifted up, and his train filled the temple.
John 1:18 No man has seen God at any time, the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he has declared him.
John 12:41,45 These things said Esaias, when he saw his glory, and spoke of him...
Acts 7:55,56 But he, being full of the Holy Ghost, looked up steadfastly into heaven, and saw the glory of God...
ContextJob Submits Himself to God
1Then Job answered the LORD, and said, 2I know that you can do every thing, and that no thought can be withheld from you. 3Who is he that hides counsel without knowledge? therefore have I uttered that I understood not; things too wonderful for me, which I knew not. 4Hear, I beseech you, and I will speak: I will demand of you, and declare you to me. 5I have heard of you by the hearing of the ear: but now my eye sees you. 6Why I abhor myself, and repent in dust and ashes.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
I had heard of thee by the hearing of the ear; But now mine eye seeth thee:
With the hearing of the ear, I have heard thee, but now my eye seeth thee.
Darby Bible Translation
I had heard of thee by the hearing of the ear, but now mine eye seeth thee:
King James Bible
I have heard of thee by the hearing of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee.
Young's Literal Translation
By the hearing of the ear I heard Thee, And now mine eye hath seen Thee.