Job's Character and Wealth
A Chiastic Description in Prose
The First Earthly Scene
A Religious: "The" Declaration of Job's Righteousness by the Editor(2) A Religious: His Care for His Children's Spiritual Life

Note: How the book gets right to the point that this man (who is going to suffer later in the book) is righteous. The terms are as lofty as scripture ever gets in describing the perfection of a sinful man.


1. All handouts will eventually be posted in .WPD format under the professor's name at /Biblical/index.html. All fonts are available at The font package is shareware ($20.00) but is easily downloaded.
2. It is imperative in the book of Job to keep track of who is speaking and how the identity of the speaker affects one's reception of the words.