This article contains a free Bible Study resource on the subject of Job. It provides facts, a biography and information about this famous Biblical character for bible study. There is also reference to where Job is mentioned in the Holy Bible.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Job
The definition and outline of Job is as follows: According to the Old Testament he maintained his faith in God in spite of afflictions that tested him.
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Biography, Facts and Information about Job
The following info provides a concise biography with facts and information about Job: an Arabian patriarch who resided in the land of Uz (q.v.). While living in the midst of great prosperity, he was suddenly overwhelmed by a series of sore trials that fell upon him. Amid all his sufferings he maintained his integrity. Once more God visited him with the rich tokens of his goodness and even greater prosperity than he had enjoyed before. He survived the period of trial for one hundred and forty years, and died in a good old age, an example to succeeding generations of integrity (Ezekiel 14:14,20) and of submissive patience under the sorest calamities (James 5:11). His history, so far as it is known, is recorded in his book.
We have selected Job as one of the most important people and character from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline of this famous person. Much of the information is taken from the classic reference books including Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
Job - A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
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