Job: Why the Righteous Suffer

Have you ever asked yourself the question, "If God is all-powerful and loves mankind, as the Bible teaches, why he permits the good to suffer and the evil to prosper, as so often happens?"

 

Perhaps the greatest trial for faith is the puzzle of why evil and suffering exists at all. This puzzle is the theme of the book of Job, one of the great masterpieces of ancient literature. Most of the book consists of Job's poetic agonies. His friends were no help. They simply concluded that he was being punished for some great sins he had committed. But the simple view that virtue is always rewarded would never stand either, considering the undeserved suffering of Jesus.

 

Explore these difficult issues with the insight of the author, Dr. Jimmie Wright.

 

 

 

 

ISBN: 9781933660349

Author: Jimmie Wright

Audience: Inspirational

Size: 8.5 x 11

Page Count: 99

Package: Paperback

List Price: $20.95