Summarize Lennon's Interpretation Of The Book Of Job

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Summarize Lennox’s interpretation of what the book of Job says about God and suffering: Suffering is a part of God’s plan, and a part of life. People suffer in life not just because of our sins but we encounter suffering as a part of testing one’s obedience and faith.
Explain why God allowed Job to suffer, according to your textbook: God allowed Job to suffer to test the quality of Job’s righteousness, and to test his faith. Satan made claims against Job, to God stating Job was not truly righteous and that he showed faithfulness to God only because of his blessings. In turn God used these claims to prove Satan wrong.
Describe what we can learn from Job about how we can help people who are suffering: God has a purpose in all that He does,
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