|Job’s Most Beloved Verse May Be Different Than You Think|
Job 13:15 is more anguished—and encouraging—in its original wording.
Gordon S. Grose
“Oh, Job is so powerful!” said a man I had just met. We had found common ground discussing the congregations where we worshiped. After sharing what we did for work, I told him I had written a book on Job, and he was excited to talk to me about Job’s importance to him: “After all he suffered, Job says, ‘Though he slay me, yet will I trust him.’ ”
Others have quoted those well-beloved words to me to demonstrate that, in spite of severe losses, Job continues ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Job’s Most Beloved Verse