Job 40 Commentary: Let’s turn our attention to Job 40. So, the Lord has asked Job about 59 questions so far that are all intended to show Job that God knows what he’s doing – both in all Creation and in Job’s specific circumstances. Job 40 Commentary: God to Job | 1-2 And so now, […]
For the rest of chapter 39, God is going to keep talking to Job about animals – about their peculiarities – about their strengths – about their uniquely-excellent qualities.
Job 39 Commentary | Q41-44: Birth of Goats and Deer Now, as we head into chapter 29, the Lord asks Job if he knows anything about the birth of goats and deer in verses 1-4. KJV Job 39:1 [Knowest thou/Do you know/Are you acquainted with] [the time when/the way/when] the [wild goats of the rock/the mountain […]
Job 38 Commentary: Verses 34-41 | If my reckoning is right, we’ve seen God ask Job 31 questions so far. Q1: Who is this? Q2: Foundations of the Earth Q3-4: Measuring the Earth Q5-6: Foundation and Corner Stone of the Earth Q7: The Sea Q8: Bring the Morning Q9-10: Source of the Seas Q11-12: Death […]
Job 38 Commentary: This week I left work one day and I was puzzled. I had so many questions. Why am I here? Things are so hard sometimes. Why has God allowed things to transpire in my life that are painful and difficult? Why, why, why? And thankfully God’s questions to Job came to my mind. […]
Job 38 Commentary: Well, something really interesting happens at this point. Elihu has been focusing on storms and clouds and lightning. And now all of a sudden – the Lord appears in one of those storms. KJV Job 38:1 Then the LORD answered Job out of the whirlwind, and said, So, two things to note. First, […]