Hast thou perceived the breadth of the earth? For thou writest bitter things against me, and makest me to possess the iniquities of my youth. Canst thou by searching find out God? What is the Almighty, that we should serve him? Behold, he spreadeth his light upon it, and covereth the bottom of the sea. I know it hurts now, but think about this. I have had my share of trials and tribulations for the last 3-4 years. If you like what you're reading, you can get free daily updates through the.
Therefore, I have spoken things that I did not understand. While he was yet speaking, there came also another, and said, The fire of God is fallen from heaven, and hath burned up the sheep, and the servants, and consumed them; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee. God, in His sovereignty, chooses not to tell us everything. The waters wear the stones: thou washest away the things which grow out of the dust of the earth; and thou destroyest the hope of man. And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding. My friends scorn me: but mine eye poureth out tears unto God.
Let them curse it that curse the day, who are ready to raise up their mourning. For he breaketh me with a tempest, and multiplieth my wounds without cause. The measure thereof is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea. Is it good unto thee that thou shouldest oppress, that thou shouldest despise the work of thine hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked? He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who hath hardened himself against him, and hath prospered? I have only a wooden sword! For my sighing cometh before I eat, and my roarings are poured out like the waters. Art thou the first man that was born? Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it brake forth, as if it had issued out of the womb? Who can discover the face of his garment? Now prepare yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer Me.
What is God up to? The Qur'an says that it was then that God removed his pain and suffering and He returned Job's family to him, blessed him with many generations of descendants and granted him great wealth. Terrors take hold on him as waters, a tempest stealeth him away in the night. They change the night into day: the light is short because of darkness. I cant compete with that but I will trust that he is safe and in the Arms of Our Loving God. I regard not myself; I hate my life; it is all one to me.
Thou shalt make thy prayer unto him, and he shall hear thee, and thou shalt pay thy vows. Job still insisted that he had not sinned against God. And now am I their song, yea, I am their byword. We felt like soulmates, we have almost the same similar things in our lives, same diseases we have, allergies to food and drugs. I will lay mine hand upon my mouth. Knowest thou it, because thou wast then born? The eye also which saw him shall see him no more; neither shall his place any more behold him. The heaven shall reveal his iniquity; and the earth shall rise up against him.
One is so near to another, that no air can come between them. This is one thing, therefore I said it, He destroyeth the perfect and the wicked. I carry psalm 27 on my phone for strength and salvationgot. This brief summary of Job is also very useful for Sunday School lessons and Bible Study at home. By the blast of God they perish, and by the breath of his nostrils are they consumed.
He saith among the trumpets, Ha, ha; and he smelleth the battle afar off, the thunder of the captains, and the shouting. When a few years are come, then I shall go the way whence I shall not return. He teareth himself in his anger: shall the earth be forsaken for thee? Happy the man whom God corrects; Therefore, spurn not the Almighty's chastening. How much patience must I have? Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thine indignation upon me; changes and war are against me. He had considerably more than when he began his suffering and even though God did not answer Job why he was allowed to suffer so terribly, in the end Job had more blessings than any man or the face of the earth at that time. Read them in the archive below. Is there in all suffering? Canst thou bind the unicorn with his band in the furrow? God is real, he is alive, he is Jehovah, The Lord of Heaven Armies is His name.
But he said unto her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. At destruction and famine thou shalt laugh: neither shalt thou be afraid of the beasts of the earth. They cause the naked to lodge without clothing, that they have no covering in the cold. I have no money, and no way to get medical assistance. Men shall clap their hands at him, and shall hiss him out of his place.