33:7 Behold, my terror shall not make thee afraid, neither shall my hand {c} be heavy upon thee.

(c) I will not handle you so roughly as these others have done.

33:1-7 Job had desired a judge to decide his appeal. Elihu was one according to his wish, a man like himself. If we would rightly convince men, it must be by reason, not by terror; by fair argument, not by a heavy hand.