Job’s Final Prayer

Job 42:7-17 7 After the Lord had spoken these words to Job, the Lord said to Eliphaz the Temanite: “My wrath is kindled against you and against your two friends; for you have not spoken of me what is right, as my servant Job has. 8 Now therefore take seven bulls and...

Job’s Prayer of Repentance

Job 40:1-8 1 And the Lord said to Job: 2 “Shall a faultfinder contend with the Almighty? Anyone who argues with God must respond.” 3 Then Job answered the Lord: 4 “See, I am of small account; what shall I answer you? I lay my hand on my mouth. 5 I have spoken once,...

Job’s Prayer of Despair

Job 10:1-22 1“I loathe my life; I will give free utterance to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul. 2 I will say to God, Do not condemn me; let me know why you contend against me. 3 Does it seem good to you to oppress, to despise the work of your...
Job’s Prayer of Anguish

Job’s Prayer of Anguish

Job 7:1-21 1 Do not human beings have a hard service on earth, and are not their days like the days of a laborer? 2 Like a slave who longs for the shadow, and like laborers who look for their wages, 3 so I am allotted months of emptiness, and nights of misery are...

Job’s Daily Prayer

Job 1:1-5 1 There was once a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job. That man was blameless and upright, one who feared God and turned away from evil. 2 There were born to him seven sons and three daughters. 3 He had seven thousand sheep, three thousand camels, five...