|Overview - Job 42|
|1||Job submits himself unto God.|
|7||God, preferring Job's cause, makes his friends submit themselves, and accepts him.|
|10||He magnifies and blesses Job.|
|16||Job's age and death.|
Job 42:16 (King James Version)
After this lived Job an hundred and forty years, and saw his sons, and his sons' sons, even four generations.
- How long he had lived before his afflictions we cannot tell: if we could rely upon the LXX., all would be plain, which adds here, [ta de panta ete ezesen diakosia tessarakonta.] "And all the years he lived were two hundred and forty."
- Genesis 11:32 ; 25:7 35:28 47:28 50:26 Deuteronomy 34:7 ; Joshua 24:29 ; Psalms 90:10
- and saw
- Genesis 50:23 ; Psalms 128:6 ; Proverbs 17:6