Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. or why the breasts that I should suck? Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. These inward trials show the reason of the change that took place in Job's conduct, from entire submission to the will of God, to the impatience which appears here, and in other parts of the book. 12 Why did the knees prevent me? 26 Doth the hawk fly by thy wisdom, and stretch her wings toward the south? or because the number of thy days is great? the glory of his nostrils is terrible. 15 And forgetteth that the foot may crush them, or that the wild beast may break them. (1-10) Job complaining. 19 Hast thou given the horse strength? 11 Why died I not from the womb? Begin reading God's Word ad-free with instant access to your new online study library. And a rest from sin, temptation, conflict, sorrows, and labours, remains in the presence and enjoyment of God. Job 1: Scripture in the Bible. Advance your knowledge of Scripture with this resource library of over 40 reference books, including commentaries and Study Bible notes. 4 Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? 39 Knowest thou the time when the wild goats of the rock bring forth? 38 Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind, and said. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. There believers rest in Jesus, nay, as far as we trust in the Lord Jesus and obey him, we here find rest to our souls, though in the world we have tribulation.20-26 Job was like a man who had lost his way, and had no prospect of escape, or hope of better times. The believer, who knows that a few drops of this bitter cup are more dreadful than the sharpest outward afflictions, while he is favoured with a sweet sense of the love and presence of God, will not be surprised to find that Job proved a man of like passions with others; but will rejoice that Satan was disappointed, and could not prove him a hypocrite; for though he cursed the day of his birth, he did not curse his God. 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There the weary are at rest: in the grave they rest from all their labours. hast thou clothed his neck with thunder? or knowest thou the time when they bring forth? when his young ones cry unto God, they wander for lack of meat. 37 Who can number the clouds in wisdom? 3 They bow themselves, they bring forth their young ones, they cast out their sorrows. 29 Out of whose womb came the ice? The History of Rome - Brief Overview Of Roman History from Her Dawn to the First Punic War. Natural affection is put into parents' hearts by God. 4 Let that day be darkness; let not God regard it from above, neither let the light shine upon it. It is our wisdom and duty to make the best of that which is, be it living or dying; and so to live to the Lord, and die to the Lord, as in both to be his, #Ro 14:8|. Archaeological signs from deep antiquity. 28 She dwelleth and abideth on the rock, upon the crag of the rock, and the strong place. Job was an especial type of Christ, whose inward sufferings, both in the garden and on the cross, were the most dreadful; and arose in a great degree from the assaults of Satan in that hour of darkness. and the hoary frost of heaven, who hath gendered it? 28 Hath the rain a father? 33 Knowest thou the ordinances of heaven? 8 Let them curse it that curse the day, who are ready to raise up their mourning. Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. The book’s theme is the eternal problem of unmerited suffering, and it is named after its central The Book of Job, book of Hebrew scripture that is often counted among the masterpieces of world literature. 16 She is hardened against her young ones, as though they were not her's: her labour is in vain without fear; 17 Because God hath deprived her of wisdom, neither hath he imparted to her understanding. We must trust God, not only WHEN we do not understand, but BECAUSE we do not understand. 35 Canst thou send lightnings, that they may go and say unto thee, Here we are? or hast thou walked in the search of the depth? Job's way was hid; he knew not wherefore God contended with him. 25 He saith among the trumpets, Ha, ha; and he smelleth the battle afar off, the thunder of the captains, and the shouting. or who can stay the bottles of heaven. 25 Who hath divided a watercourse for the overflowing of waters, or a way for the lightning of thunder; 26 To cause it to rain on the earth, where no man is; on the wilderness, wherein there is no man; 27 To satisfy the desolate and waste ground; and to cause the bud of the tender herb to spring forth? 4 Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? The events related in this book were initiated by God (Job 6–8 KJV), for God did not allow Job’s trials because of any sin in his life (Job 2:3 KJV). Purpose of the Book. Upgrade to the best Bible Gateway experience! or who hath loosed the bands of the wild ass? To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. 6 Whose house I have made the wilderness, and the barren land his dwellings. or fill the appetite of the young lions. 8 The range of the mountains is his pasture, and he searcheth after every green thing. Try Bible Gateway Plus free for 30 days. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. 20 Wherefore is light given to him that is in misery, and life unto the bitter in soul; 21 Which long for death, but it cometh not; and dig for it more than for hid treasures; 22 Which rejoice exceedingly, and are glad, when they can find the grave? 21 He paweth in the valley, and rejoiceth in his strength: he goeth on to meet the armed men. 3 They bow themselves, they bring forth their young ones, they cast out their sorrows. Coming soon: our Thanksgiving email series will be an exercise in biblical renewal. why did I not give up the ghost when I came out of the belly? You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. 15 And from the wicked their light is withholden, and the high arm shall be broken. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? 39 Knowest thou the time when the wild goats of the rock bring forth? 7 He scorneth the multitude of the city, neither regardeth he the crying of the driver. Bible Roman Empire Map - Large Map of the Roman Empire in the Early First Century - Click around on the Places. 12 Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the dayspring to know his place; 13 That it might take hold of the ends of the earth, that the wicked might be shaken out of it? 1 After this opened Job his mouth, and cursed his day. What are the benefits of creating an account?