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Job 1:6-22

NIV 6 One day the angels came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came with them. NIV 6 One day the angels came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came with them. NIV 7 The LORD said to Satan, "Where have you come from?" Satan answered the LORD, "From roaming through the earth and going back and forth in it." NIV 7 The LORD said to Satan, "Where have you come from?" Satan answered the LORD, "From roaming through the earth and going back and forth in it." NIV 8 Then the LORD said to Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job? There is no one on earth like him; he is blameless and upright, a man who fears God and shuns evil." NIV 8 Then the LORD said to Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job? There is no one on earth like him; he is blameless and upright, a man who fears God and shuns evil." NIV 9 "Does Job fear God for nothing?" Satan replied. NIV 9 "Does Job fear God for nothing?" Satan replied. NIV 10 "Have you not put a hedge around him and his household and everything he has? You have blessed the work of his hands, so that his flocks and herds are spread throughout the land. NIV 10 "Have you not put a hedge around him and his household and everything he has? You have blessed the work of his hands, so that his flocks and herds are spread throughout the land. NIV 11 But stretch out your hand and strike everything he has, and he will surely curse you to your face." NIV 11 But stretch out your hand and strike everything he has, and he will surely curse you to your face." NIV 12 The LORD said to Satan, "Very well, then, everything he has is in your hands, but on the man himself do not lay a finger." Then Satan went out from the presence of the LORD. NIV 12 The LORD said to Satan, "Very well, then, everything he has is in your hands, but on the man himself do not lay a finger." Then Satan went out from the presence of the LORD. NIV 13 One day when Job's sons and daughters were feasting and drinking wine at the oldest brother's house, NIV 13 One day when Job's sons and daughters were feasting and drinking wine at the oldest brother's house, NIV 14 a messenger came to Job and said, "The oxen were plowing and the donkeys were grazing nearby, NIV 14 a messenger came to Job and said, "The oxen were plowing and the donkeys were grazing nearby, NIV 15 and the Sabeans attacked and carried them off. They put the servants to the sword, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 15 and the Sabeans attacked and carried them off. They put the servants to the sword, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 16 While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the sky and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 16 While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the sky and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 17 While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The Chaldeans formed three raiding parties and swept down on your camels and carried them off. They put the servants to the sword, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 17 While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The Chaldeans formed three raiding parties and swept down on your camels and carried them off. They put the servants to the sword, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 18 While he was still speaking, yet another messenger came and said, "Your sons and daughters were feasting and drinking wine at the oldest brother's house, NIV 18 While he was still speaking, yet another messenger came and said, "Your sons and daughters were feasting and drinking wine at the oldest brother's house, NIV 19 when suddenly a mighty wind swept in from the desert and struck the four corners of the house. It collapsed on them and they are dead, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 19 when suddenly a mighty wind swept in from the desert and struck the four corners of the house. It collapsed on them and they are dead, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!" NIV 20 At this, Job got up and tore his robe and shaved his head. Then he fell to the ground in worship NIV 20 At this, Job got up and tore his robe and shaved his head. Then he fell to the ground in worship NIV 21 and said: "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will depart. The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away; may the name of the LORD be praised." NIV 21 and said: "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will depart. The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away; may the name of the LORD be praised." NIV 22 In all this, Job did not sin by charging God with wrongdoing. NIV 22 In all this, Job did not sin by charging God with wrongdoing.