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Job 22

Job 22:1-3
Eliphaz
22 Then Eliphaz the Temanite replied:
2 “Can a man be of benefit to God?
Can even a wise person benefit him? 2,095 more words

Job 21


Job 21:1-6
21 Then Job replied:
2 “Listen carefully to my words;
let this be the consolation you give me.
3 Bear with me while I speak, 2,122 more words

Undeniable Truths of Theological Reflection (#3)

Continuing my series on my “Undeniable Truths for Theological Reflection” . . .

Building on truth #2, if the authors of Scripture intended their writings to be understood (for me that is axiomatic), then they also intended their writings to achieve their intended purpose: 451 more words

Healthy Theology

Job 18

Job 18:1-4
Bildad
18 Then Bildad the Shuhite replied:
2 “When will you end these speeches?
Be sensible, and then we can talk.
3 Why are we regarded as cattle… 1,262 more words

Job 17


Job 17:1-2
17 1 My spirit is broken,
my days are cut short,
the grave awaits me.
2 Surely mockers surround me;
my eyes must dwell on their hostility. 1,290 more words

Job 15

Job 15:1-6
Eliphaz
15 Then Eliphaz the Temanite replied:
2 “Would a wise person answer with empty notions
or fill their belly with the hot east wind? 2,330 more words

The Origin of the Virgin Mary can be Found in Old Testament Wisdom Literature

The ancient Hebrew people were God’s chosen people. This is clearly stated in the Old Testament. “But now hear, O Jacob my servant, Israel whom I have chosen” (Isaiah 44:1). 910 more words

Catholic Theology