Job on the Redeemer

Book of Job, Chapter 19.25 ... I know that my Redeemer lives,and he will stand upon the earth at last.26 And after my body has decayed, yet in my body I will see God!27 I will see him for myself. Yes, I will see him with my own eyes. And I am overwhelmed at the thought!The … Continue reading Job on the Redeemer

The Bible vs Existentialism

The biggest challenge facing a person is keeping the belief firmly in place that what she is attempting matters enough to be done. A person's main challenge is therefore existential ie. we question whether what we are doing has any purpose.   Given how many novels or paintings there are in the world already, plus how … Continue reading The Bible vs Existentialism

Slavery vs Worker in Job.

Job alludes to the slave (in the Hebrew slave is the word--eved) and discriminates between him, and the hireling—(saickeer.) Job vii.-2.  This is really the only time the Isaelites are mentioned as having "slaves" themselves.  Previously this custom was a wild notion, slaves having slaves?  But it shows up here, which is considered chronologically, thought … Continue reading Slavery vs Worker in Job.