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JOB This is a book that deals with good and evil and yet fails to mention once a reward or punishment in the afterlife This is probably a gentile book translated for a Hebrew audience Job does not know the Israelite name for Yahweh and he himself comes from northern Arabia The whole purpose of the book apparently is to explain the cause of suffering and yet it gives no answer at all Sometimes it is to punish sins Sometimes it is to warn others not to sin Sometimes as in the case of Job there is no damn reason at all All we are told after asking tonnes of valid theosophical questions is not to bother asking i6-12 Satan is presented here literally as Yahwehs right-hand man who works for him i7 God asks where Satan has been lately apparently God didnt know and Satan answered saying From walking to and fro in the earth and from walking up and down on it a verse which would later inspire Mark Twains Letters From the Earth This is in fact later contradicted in xxxiv22 i6 Again who are these sons of God Jesus therefore isnt the only one i7 Why would God ask Satan Whence comest thou if hes omniscient i7-12 God is voluntarily allowing himself to be tempted by Satan and permits the completely unjustified and undeserved calamities to fall upon the faithful Job as well as giving Satan everything Job owns i21 Instead of the Lord it should refer instead to Mother Earth ii1 Another reference to the sons of God ii3-7 God permits Satan to torment Job just to see his reaction iii9 Rather than dawning of the day it should read instead the eyelids of the morning iv18 Apparently even Yahwehs own angels cant be trusted vi6 If I was able to ask God any question Is there any taste in the white of an egg wouldnt be one
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