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Meaning of Job's name

-persecuted one
-to repent; enemy
-where is Father

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date of Job

pre - post exilic

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audience of Job

timeless, everyone after exile from Eden

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Job setting

-Earthly: during Patriarch times, Uz
-Heavenly: dialogue btwn God and Satan

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Uz

outside Promise Land, region of Edom, present day Jordan

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unique perspective of author and reader

omniscient view, readers know more than characters

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Purposes of Job

-Job's integrity
-problem of evil
-superiority of divine wisdom over human wisdom

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retribution theology

obey/ disobey the Lord and be blessed/ cursed

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Job's 3 friends

Eliphaz, Bildad, Zophar

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The 4th friend

Elihu, younger

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Job's 1st challenge from God

Do you know how the universe works

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Job's 2nd challenge from God

Do you understand God's justice and power

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orthodoxy

right teaching

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Job themes

-Oversimplified
-Superiority of God's wisdom

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Job Anticipation of the Gospel

-Jesus as Supreme Manifestation of God's wisdom
-Jesus as THE Righteous Sufferer

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What did the Jews call Psalms

Praises "Tehillim"

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Psalms in the Septuigint

psalmos - song or hymn

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Psalms date

1,000 year period; Moses time to Babylonian captivity

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location of Psalms

wilderness, Israel, Judah, and Babylon

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Authors of Psalms

Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Sons of Korah, Heman, and Ethan

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Divisions of Psalms

-Book 1 (1-41)
-Book 2 (42-72)
-Book 3 (73-89)
-Book 4 (90-106)
-Book 5 (107-150)

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doxology

ascription of praises to the Lord, separates the books

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use of Psalms

-Worship
-express feelings
-instruction
-remembrance

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types of Psalms

-Lament, hymns
-penitential, wisdom
-Royal, imprecatory
-messianic

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lament psalms

-1/3 of psalms
1. laments
2. express trust
3. praises

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penitential psalms

confess sorrow for sin

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imprecatory

call for God's judgment

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messianic psalms

describes aspect of Messiah

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parallelism in Psalms

-synonymous- repetition of thought
-antithetical- 2 lines in contrast
-synthetic- 2nd line competes thought of 1st line

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most quoted psalm

Psalm 110