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Search: Colloquium 35 (Fall 2019)
December 2 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Illustrations to the Book of Job, Butts Set, by William Blake
Pen and black ink, gray wash, and watercolor, over traces of graphite
2. Satan Before the Throne of God (H: 27.3 × W: 19.6 cm)
3. Job’s Sons and Daughters Overwhelmed by Satan (H: 28.78 × W: 22.3 cm)
14. When the Morning Stars Sang Together (H: 28 × W: 18.4 cm)
15. Behemoth and Leviathan (H: 28.78 × W: 22.3 cm)
Morgan Library and Museum, New York
“Introduction to the Poetical and Wisdom Books” by David J. A. Clines
Job 1:1-14:22, 28-31, 38:1-42:17 in NOAB
Topic of Discussion
Each of Job’s interlocutors, Eliphaz, Bildad, Zophar, and Elihu has an explanation for what has happened to him and a suggestion of what he should do. Be prepared to share with the other members of the colloquium what those explanations and suggestions are and whether they apply to Job’s situation.