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The Trial Of Job: Orthodox Christian Reflections On The Book Of Job

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"The book of Job always constituted essential and formative reading about the ways of the soul. This has always been the conviction of the spiritual classics through the centuries. Yet, for some reason, the figure of Job is elusive to us-possibly because by seems so comfortably distant; or perhaps because he seems so frightfully close. What Fr. Patrick Reardon achieves wit ...more
Paperback, 107 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by Conciliar Press
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Mimi
Nice short chapters on each of the chapters of Job. Job is a book that I've struggled with, and I appreciated Father Patrick's insights and comments about the book.
Debbi
Its been a long time since I've read the entire book of Job. I enjoyed having this study guide to work along side with the book. Excellent commentaries by Fr. Patrick. However, if you're looking for something really in depth you may want to look elsewhere. This is more of a chapter by chapter overview, but still, it is quite helpful.
Fr. Ted
It was OK. An easy read. Each chapter is a summary of a chapter from the book of Job. I've read other things on Job, so this had no real revelations.
Seth
A solid exegesis of that troubling book, Job. Presents the understanding of the ancient Church of this document.
Nancy Desmond
It was fairly simple a
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