God then confronted Job directly:
"Now what do you have to say for yourself? Are you going to haul me, the Mighty One, into court and press charges?" Job Answers God I'm Ready to Shut Up and Listen
"I'm speechless, in awe - words fail me. I should never have opened my mouth!
I've talked too much, way too much. I'm ready to shut up and listen." God's Second Set of Questions I Want Straight Answers
God addressed Job next from the eye of the storm, and this is what he said:
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