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Book of Job Chapter 7 Summary

The Pained Spirit

  • Job decides he won't take this lying down.
  • This is his "why me?" moment. He asks God why he specifically has become God's target. 
  • He's in such pain that even death would be better. 
  • We're really starting to feel for the guy.

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