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Job 2:1-10

NIV 1 On another day the angels came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came with them to present himself before him. NIV 1 On another day the angels came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came with them to present himself before him. NIV 2 And 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 2 And 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 3 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. And he still maintains his integrity, though you incited me against him to ruin him without any reason." NIV 3 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. And he still maintains his integrity, though you incited me against him to ruin him without any reason." NIV 4 "Skin for skin!" Satan replied. "A man will give all he has for his own life. NIV 4 "Skin for skin!" Satan replied. "A man will give all he has for his own life. NIV 5 But stretch out your hand and strike his flesh and bones, and he will surely curse you to your face." NIV 5 But stretch out your hand and strike his flesh and bones, and he will surely curse you to your face." NIV 6 The LORD said to Satan, "Very well, then, he is in your hands; but you must spare his life." NIV 6 The LORD said to Satan, "Very well, then, he is in your hands; but you must spare his life." NIV 7 So Satan went out from the presence of the LORD and afflicted Job with painful sores from the soles of his feet to the top of his head. NIV 7 So Satan went out from the presence of the LORD and afflicted Job with painful sores from the soles of his feet to the top of his head. NIV 8 Then Job took a piece of broken pottery and scraped himself with it as he sat among the ashes. NIV 8 Then Job took a piece of broken pottery and scraped himself with it as he sat among the ashes. NIV 9 His wife said to him, "Are you still holding on to your integrity? Curse God and die!" NIV 9 His wife said to him, "Are you still holding on to your integrity? Curse God and die!" NIV 10 He replied, "You are talking like a foolish woman. Shall we accept good from God, and not trouble?" In all this, Job did not sin in what he said. NIV 10 He replied, "You are talking like a foolish woman. Shall we accept good from God, and not trouble?" In all this, Job did not sin in what he said.