"You speak as a foolish woman speaks," he told her. "Should we accept from God only good and not adversity?" In all this, Job did not sin in what he said.
Cross ReferencesJames 1:12
Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love Him.
See how blessed we consider those who have persevered. You have heard of Job's perseverance and have seen the outcome from the Lord. The Lord is full of compassion and mercy.
1 Samuel 3:18
So Samuel told him everything and did not hide a thing from him. "He is the LORD," replied Eli. "Let Him do what is good in His eyes."
saying: "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I shall return. The LORD gave, and the LORD has taken away. Blessed be the name of the LORD."
In all this, Job did not sin or charge God with wrongdoing.
Then Job's wife said to him, "Do you still retain your integrity? Curse God and die!"
I said, "I will watch my ways so that I will not sin with my tongue; I will guard my mouth with a muzzle as long as the wicked are present."
I have become mute; I do not open my mouth because it is You who have done it.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity, consider this: God has made one of these along with the other, so that a man cannot discover anything that will come after him.
Do not both adversity and good come from the mouth of the Most High?
Chapter Outline1. Satan, appearing again before God, obtains further leave to tempt Job.
7. He afflicts him with sore boils.
9. Job reproves his wife, who moved him to curse God.
11. His three friends console with him in silence.
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2 Samuel 19:22
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2 Samuel 24:10
2 Chronicles 16:9
Proverbs 9:6, 13
shall we receive.
Job 1:1-3, 10, 21
2 Samuel 19:28
In all this.
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