Job 1:3-13 KJV

3 His substancea also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she asses, and a very great household; so that this man was the greatest of all the men of the east.

References for Job 1:3

    • a 1:3 - substance: or, cattle
      4 And his sons went and feasted * in their houses, every one his day; and sent and called for their three sisters to eat and to drink with them.
      5 And it was so, when the days of their feasting were gone about , that Job sent and sanctified them, and rose up early in the morning, and offered burnt offerings according to the number of them all: for Job said , It may be that my sons have sinned , and cursed God in their hearts. Thus did Job continually.b

      References for Job 1:5

        • b 1:5 - continually: Heb. all the days
          6 Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satanc came also among them.

          References for Job 1:6

            • c 1:6 - Satan: Heb. the adversary
              7 And the LORD said unto Satan, Whence comest thou? Then Satan answered the LORD, and said , From going to and fro in the earth, and from walking up and down in it.
              8 And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou consideredd * my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil?

              References for Job 1:8

                • d 1:8 - considered: Heb. set thy heart on
                  9 Then Satan answered the LORD, and said , Doth Job fear God for nought?
                  10 Hast not thou made an hedge about him, and about his house, and about all that he hath on every side? thou hast blessed the work of his hands, and his substancee is increased in the land.

                  References for Job 1:10

                    • e 1:10 - substance: or, cattle
                      11 But put forth thine hand now, and touch all that he hath, and he will curse * thee to thy face.
                      12 And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, all that he hath is in thy power;f only upon himself put not forth thine hand. So Satan went forth from the presence of the LORD.

                      References for Job 1:12

                        • f 1:12 - power: Heb. hand
                          13 And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house: