Job 2: More Trials for Job

Old Testament Seminary Student Study Guide, (2002), 129


Job passed the test he was given in Job 1, but the Lord allowed Satan to afflict Job even more. Job 2 will again show how Job responded to his trials.

Understanding the Scriptures

Job 2

Holdeth fast his integrity (v. 3)Remained faithful 
His crown (v. 7)The top of his head 
Potsherd (v. 8)Piece of broken pottery 
Withal (v. 8)All over his body 
Retain thine integrity (v. 9)Stay faithful 
Knew him not (v. 12)Could not recognize him 
Grief (v. 13)Sadness and great sorrow 

Studying the Scriptures

Do activity A as you study Job 2.

Activity A iconGive Your Opinion

Of everything that happened to Job in Job 1–2, write about the one thing that would be the hardest for you to experience, and explain why you think it would be so hard.