Job 1:6; Job 2:1; Job 2:10; Job 7:11; Job 12:3; Job 13:2; Job 13:16; Job 15:10; Job 16:4; Job 16:19; Job 18:5; Job 19:18; Job 21:7; Job 23:2; Job 28:27; Job 30:2; Job 30:8; Job 31:28; Job 33:6; Job 40:14; Job 41:9
Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD , and Satan also came among them.
Again there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD , and Satan also came among them to present himself before the LORD .
But he said to her, "You speak as one of the foolish women speaks. Shall we indeed accept good from God and not accept adversity?" In all this Job did not sin with his lips.
"Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
"But I have intelligence as well as you; I am not inferior to you. And who does not know such things as these?
"What you know I also know; I am not inferior to you.
"This also will be my salvation, For a godless man may not come before His presence.
"Both the gray-haired and the aged are among us, Older than your father.
"I too could speak like you, If I were in your place. I could compose words against you And shake my head at you.
"Even now, behold, my witness is in heaven, And my advocate is on high.
"Indeed, the light of the wicked goes out, And the flame of his fire gives no light.
"Even young children despise me; I rise up and they speak against me.
"Why do the wicked still live, Continue on, also become very powerful?
"Even today my complaint is rebellion; His hand is heavy despite my groaning.
Then He saw it and declared it; He established it and also searched it out.
"Indeed, what good was the strength of their hands to me? Vigor had perished from them.
"Fools , even those without a name, They were scourged from the land.
That too would have been an iniquity calling for judgment, For I would have denied God above .
"Behold, I belong to God like you; I too have been formed out of the clay.
"Then I will also confess to you, That your own right hand can save you.
"Behold, your expectation is false; Will you be laid low even at the sight of him?