1 Another day, the sons of God came to attend on Yahweh and Satan came with them too.
Job 1:6 Luke 1:19 Heb 1:14 Isa 6:1-2
2 So Yahweh said to Satan, 'Where have you been?' 'Prowling about on earth,' he answered, 'roaming around there.'
1Pet 5:8 2Cor 4:4 Gen 16:8 Job 1:7 John 14:30
3 So Yahweh asked him, 'Did you pay any attention to my servant Job? There is no one like him on the earth: a sound and honest man who fears God and shuns evil. He persists in his integrity still; you achieved nothing by provoking me to ruin him.'
Job 1:8 Job 1:1 Job 9:17 Job 27:5-6 1Pet 5:10 Jas 1:12 Prov 16:17
4 'Skin after skin!' Satan replied. 'Someone will give away all he has to save his life.
Acts 27:18-19 Esth 7:3-4 Isa 2:20-21 Jer 41:8 Matt 6:25 Matt 16:26 Phil 3:8-10
5 But stretch out your hand and lay a finger on his bone and flesh; I warrant you, he will curse you to your face.'
Job 1:11 Job 1:5 1Chr 21:17 Isa 8:21 Job 2:9 Job 19:20-21 Lev 24:15
6 'Very well,' Yahweh said to Satan, 'he is in your power. But spare his life.'
1Cor 10:13 Job 1:12 Luke 22:31-32 Rev 2:10 Luke 8:29-33 Job 38:10-11 Ps 65:7
7 So Satan left the presence of Yahweh. He struck Job down with malignant ulcers from the sole of his foot to the top of his head.
Deut 28:35 Isa 1:6 Job 30:30 Deut 28:27 1Kgs 22:22 Exod 9:9-11 Isa 3:17
8 Job took a piece of pot to scrape himself, and went and sat among the ashes.
Job 42:6 Ezek 27:30 Jonah 3:6 Matt 11:21 Luke 16:20-21 2Sam 13:19 Isa 61:3
9 Then his wife said to him, 'Why persist in this integrity of yours? Curse God and die.'
Job 2:3 Job 2:5 1Kgs 11:4 2Kgs 6:33 Gen 3:6 Gen 3:12 Job 1:11
10 'That is how a fool of a woman talks,' Job replied. 'If we take happiness from God's hand, must we not take sorrow too?' And in all this misfortune Job uttered no sinful word.
Jas 1:12 Lam 3:38-41 Job 1:21-22 Matt 16:23 Jas 5:10-11 Heb 12:9-11 John 18:11
11 The news of all the disasters that had fallen on Job came to the ears of three of his friends. Each of them set out from home -- Eliphaz of Teman, Bildad of Shuah and Zophar of Naamath -- and by common consent they decided to go and offer him sympathy and consolation.
Rom 12:15 Gen 25:2 Jer 49:7 Job 42:11 Gen 36:11 1Chr 1:32 1Cor 12:26
12 Looking at him from a distance, they could not recognise him; they wept aloud and tore their robes and threw dust over their heads.
Ezek 27:30 Lam 2:10 Neh 9:1 Josh 7:6 Job 1:20 1Sam 11:4 1Sam 30:4
13 They sat there on the ground beside him for seven days and seven nights. To Job they spoke never a word, for they saw how much he was suffering.
Gen 50:10 Neh 1:4 Ezek 3:15 Ezra 9:3 Gen 1:5 Gen 1:8 Isa 3:26