Quoting Eliphaz

Too much of the time, we content ourselves with the frame-tale version of the book of Job.  We focus on Job losing everything at the beginning of the book and having his possessions restored at the end.  Even though Job contains about three chapters of prose (the frame tale) and 39 chapters of poetry, we summarize the poetry as “Job’s three friends argued with him, and they were wrong.”  From there, we move on. Continue reading