2016 JJ Thiessen Lectures - Plenary 3:
How Job Found His Voice: Learning the Wisdom of Lament from a Gentile Patriarch
Job's passionate lament in response to the death of his family and his own suffering offers a possible alternative to Abraham’s silence. Indeed, while God's first speech from the whirlwind corrects Job’s understanding of God’s justice, the second speech nevertheless affirms Job’s lament as right and proper.
|Publisher||Canadian Mennonite University|