42:1 Then Job answered the LORD:
"I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of
yours can be thwarted.
'Who is this that hides counsel without knowledge?' Therefore I
have uttered what I did not understand, things too wonderful for
me, which I did not know.
'Hear, and I will speak; I will question you, and you declare to
I had heard of you by the hearing of the ear, but now my eye sees
therefore I despise myself, and repent in dust and ashes."
And the LORD restored the fortunes of Job when he had prayed for
his friends; and the LORD gave Job twice as much as he had before.
Then there came to him all his brothers and sisters and all who
had known him before, and they ate bread with him in his house;
they showed him sympathy and comforted him for all the evil that
the LORD had brought upon him; and each of them gave him a piece
of money and a gold ring.
The LORD blessed the latter days of Job more than his beginning;
and he had fourteen thousand sheep, six thousand camels, a
thousand yoke of oxen, and a thousand donkeys.
He also had seven sons and three daughters.
He named the first Jemimah, the second Keziah, and the third
In all the land there were no women so beautiful as Job's
daughters; and their father gave them an inheritance along with
After this Job lived one hundred and forty years, and saw his
children, and his children's children, four generations.
And Job died, old and full of days.
34:1 I will bless the LORD at all times; his praise shall
continually be in my mouth.
My soul makes its boast in the LORD; let the humble hear and be
O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together.
I sought the LORD, and he answered me, and delivered me from all
Look to him, and be radiant; so your faces shall never be ashamed.
This poor soul cried, and was heard by the LORD, and was saved
from every trouble.
The angel of the LORD encamps around those who fear him, and
O taste and see that the LORD is good; happy are those who take
refuge in him.
Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the LORD rescues
them from them all.
He keeps all their bones; not one of them will be broken.
Evil brings death to the wicked, and those who hate the righteous
will be condemned.
The LORD redeems the life of his servants; none of those who take
refuge in him will be condemned.
7:23 Furthermore, the former priests were many in number, because
they were prevented by death from continuing in office;
but he holds his priesthood permanently, because he continues
Consequently he is able for all time to save those who approach
God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for
For it was fitting that we should have such a high priest, holy,
blameless, undefiled, separated from sinners, and exalted above
Unlike the other high priests, he has no need to offer sacrifices
day after day, first for his own sins, and then for those of the
people; this he did once for all when he offered himself.
For the law appoints as high priests those who are subject to
weakness, but the word of the oath, which came later than the law,
appoints a Son who has been made perfect forever.
10:46 They came to Jericho. As he and his disciples and a large
crowd were leaving Jericho, Bartimaeus son of Timaeus, a blind
beggar, was sitting by the roadside.
When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout out
and say, "Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!"
Many sternly ordered him to be quiet, but he cried out even more
loudly, "Son of David, have mercy on me!"
Jesus stood still and said, "Call him here." And they
called the blind man, saying to him, "Take heart; get up, he
is calling you."
So throwing off his cloak, he sprang up and came to Jesus.
Then Jesus said to him, "What do you want me to do for
you?" The blind man said to him, "My teacher, let me see
Jesus said to him, "Go; your faith has made you well."
Immediately he regained his sight and followed him on the way.