Job 2:7

7 Satan left God and struck Job with terrible sores. Job was ulcers and scabs from head to foot.

Job 2:7 In-Context

5 But what do you think would happen if you reached down and took away his health? He'd curse you to your face, that's what."
6 God said, "All right. Go ahead - you can do what you like with him. But mind you, don't kill him."
7 Satan left God and struck Job with terrible sores. Job was ulcers and scabs from head to foot.
8 They itched and oozed so badly that he took a piece of broken pottery to scrape himself, then went and sat on a trash heap, among the ashes.
9 His wife said, "Still holding on to your precious integrity, are you? Curse God and be done with it!"
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