Job - The Finest Man in all the Earth by Ray Sammons
Job is a cattleman; his animals and family are killed in one day. He endures illness, rejection, and shame and doesn't know why.
Job is the story of a cosmic conflict between the God of the universe and Lucifer, one of God’s fallen angles.
Lucifer is calling God a liar, a phony, and an imposter but God defends His character.
Then, to make a point, God chooses Job as a human representative to prove to Lucifer that people worship God for who He is and not for what He does. But, Job isn’t told that he’s been chosen for this exercise.
Job lives through the loss of his wealth, family and health asking, “Why is this happening? I’ve done nothing wrong!” He prays and God does not answer, Job goes through this test with the answers held back.
Finally, when the test is over God talks to Job and afterwards Job’s life has ...
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- First submitted Dec. 10, 2009
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