By Yang Laidi I’m Yang Laidi, sixty-two years old this year. In 1985, because my husband had health problems, our […]
Job often offers burnt sacrifices for his children
Job’s Specific Manifestations of Fearing God and Shunning Evil in His Daily Life
Next, let’s see Job’s specific manifestations of fearing God and shunning evil. Apart from the first and last passages, let’s look at verse 5 of chapter 1, which is one of Job’s specific manifestations of fearing God and shunning evil. This manifestation is related to how he feared God and shunned evil in his daily life. Job’s prominent manifestation is that he not only did what he should do to fear God and shun evil, but he often offered burnt offerings before God for his sons. He was afraid that his sons might have often “sinned and cursed God in their hearts” during their feasting. Then what did Job do in this matter?
from continuation of The Word Appears in the Flesh