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Author Kushner, Harold S.

Title The book of Job : when bad things happened to a good person / Harold S. Kushner.

Imprint New York : Nextbook : Schocken, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    223.106 KUS    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    223.106 KUS    Available
Description 201 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents Introduction -- Does everything happen for a reason? -- The fable of Job -- The poem of Job -- The argument begins -- The argument continues -- The argument gets personal -- Confusion, perplexity, and a surprising climax -- Elihu -- Out of the whirlwind -- Answers.
Summary Draws on lessons from the Book of Job to offer advice on how to retain faith in the face of adversity and explains how to recognize controllable and uncontrollable factors.
Subject Bible. Job -- Commentaries.
Suffering -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
ISBN 9780805242928

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