Biblical Commentary

  • Job 1:1; 2:1-10

    Yahweh said to Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job? For there is none like him in the earth, a blameless and an upright man. He still maintains his integrity, although you incited me against him, to ruin him without cause."

  • Job 19:23-27a

    Job said, “I know that my Redeemer lives. In the end, he will stand upon the earth. After my skin is destroyed, then in my flesh shall I see God, Whom I, even I, shall see on my side. My eyes shall see, and not as a stranger.”

+ Funeral Homilies

  • Job 23:1-17

    Job said, "Oh that I knew where I might find God! Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? No, but he would listen to me. There the upright might reason with him, so I should be delivered forever from my judge."

  • Job 38:1-11, 34-41

    Then Yahweh answered Job out of the whirlwind, "Who is this who darkens counsel by words without knowledge? Brace yourself like a man, for I will question you, then you answer me! Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth?"

  • Job 42:1-6, 10-17

    Yahweh turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends. Yahweh gave Job twice as much as he had before. After this Job lived one hundred forty years, and saw his sons, and his sons' sons, to four generations. So Job died, being old and full of days.