How we suffer
February 7, 2020
The oldest book of the Bible addresses the singular aspect that all humanity faces, that of suffering. The ancient poem of Job addresses human suffering on a level that few would ever experience.
The Book of Job opens with, “There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil” (Job 1:1). We are introduced to a man who loved God and lived his faith out in his daily life. Job had a beautiful family, successful in life, health, but that would change suddenly. By the time we arrive at chapter three, Job has...