Biblical commentary on the book of Job

by Franz Julius Delitzsch

Publisher: T. and T. Clark in Edinburgh

Written in English
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Statementby F. Delitzsch ; translated from the German by Francis Bolton.
SeriesClark"s Foreign theological library : 4th series -- v.10
LC ClassificationsBS1415 D413
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
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Open LibraryOL17960967M

Just as there was no man on earth like Job, there is no book on earth like the book of Job. In this new commentary, biblical scholar Michael Brown brings Job to life for the twenty-first-century reader, exploring the raw spirituality of Job, his extraordinary faith, his friends’ theological errors, the mysteries of God’s speeches, and the unique answers to the problem of suffering offered 5/5(2). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Biblical Commentary on the Book of Job V1 by Franz Delitzsch (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at . The Book of Job: A New Commentary. Revised edition. Jerusalem: Kiryat Sepher, Tsevat, Matitiahu. “The Meaning of the Book of Job.” In The Meaning of the Book of Job and Other Biblical Studies. New York: KTAV, Westermann, Claus. The Structure of the Book of Job: A Form-Critical Analysis. Philadelphia: fortress Press, The Book of Job, book of Hebrew scripture that is often counted among the masterpieces of world literature. It is found in the third section of the biblical canon known as the Ketuvim (“Writings”). The book’s theme is the eternal problem of unmerited suffering, and it is named after its central.

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The book of Job is considered being part of the poetic books (Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Songs) in today's Bible editions. It belongs to the "writings" (hebr. ketubim) in the Hebrew Bible, which is the third part of the OT. When God shook Job, the sediment colored the water, and you find Job saying some terrible things about God in this book.

God knew that it was there, and he knew that in shaking this godly, blameless man there would arise some imperfection into his life, and that it would need to be purged. So the last thing is, therefore, "I despise myself, and. The Book of Job: God's Answer to the Problem of Undeserved Suffering ; E.

Dhorme, A Commentary on the Book of Job ; J. Hartley, The Book of Job ; G. Parsons, BibSac (Job ): ; R. Zuck, A Biblical Theology of the Old Testament, pp.

One downside is a lack of pastoral implications and theological interpretation. This is mostly higher biblical criticism, but with a high view of the book. Highly recommended. This commentary will open your eyes to the beauty in the book of Job/5(9).

The Book of Job (The New International Commentary on the Old Testament) John E. Hartley. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ JobVolume 18A (Word Biblical Commentary) David J. Clines. out of 5 stars 5. Kindle Edition. $/5(6). The book of Job is Narrative History. Its author is unknown yet it is possible that Job himself wrote it.

It is possible that Job is the oldest of any book of the Bible written approximately B.C. Key personalities of this book include Job, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, Zophar the Naamathite, and Elihu the Buzite.

The Book of Job (/ dʒ oʊ b /; Hebrew: אִיּוֹב – ʾIyyōḇ) is a book in the Ketuvim ("Writings") section of the Hebrew Bible (), and the first poetic book in the Old Testament of the Christian Bible.

Addressing the problem of theodicy – the vindication of the justice of God in the light of humanity's suffering – it is a rich theological work setting out a variety of perspectives. Commentary on the Book of Job Bible Study Notes and Comments by David E.

Pratte Available in print at the inspiration of the book is confirmed by the apostle Paul in 1 kind in the book of Job to Biblical commentary on the book of Job book Israelites, either to the nation or to their worship, etc.

File Size: 1MB. Job's final speech in his own defense is probably where the book originally ended. The skeptical character of the symposium, with its challenge to time-honored views, most likely would have kept the Book of Job out of the canon of Old Testament writings had some additions not.

“Job,” in The Bible Knowledge Commentary, Old Testament, ed. John F. Walvoord and Roy B. Zuck (Wheaton, IL: Victor, ),for nine reasons the Book of Job points to a patriarchal period.

Archer and others see the Book of Job as the oldest book in the Bible (Gleason L. Archer,File Size: 86KB. To understand the full impact of the book of Job the book must be read and understood as a whole. In fact, some scholars believe that Job requires and understanding of the book as a whole more than any other book of the Old Testament.

Whole chapters of the book are devoted to speeches by Job’s counselors. Then Job rejects their claims and Size: 8MB. Reviews and ratings of Biblical, theological, and practical Christian works.

Best; OT Books A list of the best commentaries on Job ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. You can find the best commentary on Job for you using the tools on the right side. Tweet. The Book of Job: Commentary, New Translation and Special Studies 82%(8).

Internet Archive BookReader Biblical commentary on the Book of Job. An outstandingly comprehensive introduction to the Book of Job and exegesis of ch. The only issue I have with this volume is the Word biblical commentary format, which isn't user friendly at the best of times.

In this case pages and pages of bibliography (even more than many other volumes in the series) interspersed throughout instead at /5(8). The last of the book is a beautiful picture of what James calls the tender mercies of God toward Job (James ).

God says to Job, "Now I want you to pray for your friends -- these three dear men, so stubborn, so sure that they had all the answers, so well meaning, so sincere, so.

Job explores the difficult question of God's relationship to human suffering, and invites us to trust God's wisdom and character. Set in Uz, an obscure land far from Israel, during an unknown time period, the book of Job focuses on questions about God's justice and why good people suffer.

At the same time, it also asks the question we rarely. The Theology of Work Bible Commentary is the only commentary covering what every book of the Bible says about imately 2 million Christians who work, pastors, scholars and others access it free online every year.

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Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, Study Job using Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) to better understand Scripture with full outline and verse meaning. Right now, save up to 77% on Word Biblical Commentary (WBC) eBooks that deliver biblical scholarship at its the deals today because sale prices end soon (Janu ).

The commentaries on sale will help you gain balanced and canny insight into the meanings of the biblical text—by equipping you with a thorough understanding of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation.

This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological evidence. The result is judicious and balanced insight into the meanings of the text in the framework of biblical theology. Biblical commentary on the Book of Job.

[Franz Delitzsch; Francis Bolton] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for # Biblical commentary on the Old Testament\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. The New International Biblical Commentary book series by multiple authors includes books Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Job, New International Bible Commentary, and several more.

See the complete New International Biblical Commentary series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. When in the NT Job is praised for his ‘patience’ (Jas. 5: 11) in the face of adversity, this may reflect the influence of The Testament of Job, a 1st cent.

BCE commentary in which Job is said to decline an offer of help from royal physicians, and which inserts religious notes lacking in the canonical book. There is limited information in the book of Job about its geographical and historical background.

However, it can be helpful to understand general information about the geography and history of the area to give you a context for reading and studying the book of Job. The author of the book of Job was a Hebrew poet who had an extensive vocabulary.

When the opportunity to review the Word Biblical Commentary Volume 18B, JobI was thrilled to receive this precious resource. This title is the third volume in the set on the Book of Job, covering the final five and best chapters.

The commentary divides Job into 6 : Paula Greene. Job 1 New International Version (NIV) Prologue. 1 In the land of Uz there lived a man whose name was Job.

This man was blameless and upright; he feared God and shunned evil. 2 He had seven sons and three daughters, 3 and he owned seven thousand sheep, three thousand camels, five hundred yoke of oxen and five hundred donkeys, and had a large number of servants.

1 & 2 Thessalonians. The Pastoral Epistles. The Epistles of John. For aggregated reviews of Bible commentaries, see the website Best Commentaries. Justin Taylor is executive vice president for book publishing and publisher for books at Crossway. He blogs at Between Two Worlds and Evangelical History.

You can follow him on Twitter. Biblical commentary on the Book of Job; by Delitzsch, Franz, Publication date Topics Bible Publisher Edinburgh, Clark Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language English Volume 2.

26 Addeddate Bookplateleaf Call number. The Book of Job is quite possibly the strangest book in the Hebrew Bible, and is notoriously difficult to date. Related Articles. Genesis of Genesis: Where did the biblical story of Creation come from?

Why do Jews circumcise their sons? Who really wrote the Book of .The Book of Job is one of the most problematic portions of the Bible and has called forth a variety of interpretations. A major difficulty in understanding the meaning of the book is, what insight leads Job to submit so humbly to God at the end.

(It should be kept in mind that Job is not the author Author: Robert M. Seltzer.Biblical Commentary Job ; EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: The book of Job is a particularly well-crafted book that raises difficult questions for consideration, such as: • "Does Job fear God for nothing?" ().

In other words, does Job maintain his faithfulness to God only because he expects.