Character study of Job
Uz – Lamentations
South east of dead sea
Modern lands of Jordon, Iraq
Wealthy, advanced city
Job lived during the patriarchal age
Live span compares to patriarchs
Livestock is comparable to the patriarchs
The savages were nomads
Elshedi – God’s name used
Job’s Character and Wealth
There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job, and that man was blameless and upright, one who feared God and turned away from evil.
Are you a priestly father?
Do u make concession for you ur child?
Do you plead on behave of your child?
What was Job’s life like?
Why me God?
God does not answer but just reveals Himself
Job is satisfied