Job 1:8-18 KJV

8 And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considereda * 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 substanceb 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;c 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:
              14 And there came a messenger unto Job, and said , The oxen were plowing , and the asses feeding beside them:
              15 And the Sabeans fell upon them, and took them away ; yea, they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.
              16 While he was yet speaking , there came also another, and said , The fired of God is fallen from heaven, and hath burned up the sheep, and the servants, and consumed them; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.

              References for Job 1:16

                • g 1:16 - The fire...: or, A great fire
                  17 While he was yet speaking , there came also another, and said , The Chaldeans made out three bands, and felle upon the camels, and have carried them away , yea, and slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.

                  References for Job 1:17

                    • h 1:17 - fell: Heb. rushed
                      18 While he was yet speaking , there came also another, and said , Thy sons and thy daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house: