Bible Reading Made Easy

Receiving Good and Evil from God’s Hand — Job 2:10

Job 2-10-Receiving Good and Evil from God's Hand

“Shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not receive evil?” (Job 2:10).

With this question, I searched everywhere, and finally found the answer in the following passage of words in a spiritual book: “In his heart, Job profoundly believed that all he possessed had been bestowed upon him by God, and had not come off the back of his own labor. Thus, he did not see these blessings as something to be capitalized upon, but took holding on to the way that he should by tooth and nail as his living principles. He cherished God’s blessings, and gave thanks for them, but he was not enamored of, nor did he seek more blessings. Such was his attitude toward property. He neither did anything for the sake of gaining blessings, nor worried about or was aggrieved by the lack or loss of God’s blessings; he neither became wildly, deliriously happy because of God’s blessings, nor ignored the way of God or forgot the grace of God because of the blessings he frequently enjoyed”. Job had received so many blessings from God, but he did not regard them as something to be capitalized upon, nor did he forget God’s grace because of them. When he lost all his property, instead of being sorrowful and distressed or gathering his servants to go wrest them back, he obeyed God’s sovereignty and arrangement.

Recommended for you: The Inspiration I Gained From Job’s Experience


We collect a lot of images of classic Bible verses, You can View more: Bible Quotes, hope our Bible verses images will brighten your day.

Images About Obeying God

Contact Us! We’d like to invite you to go deeper into the Bible with us and learn the message about the Lord’s return. You are welcome to click the following button to talk with us.
Chat live with us! MessengerConnect with us on Messenger

Get Email Updates

Messenger

Please read and agree to our privacy policy below to start chatting with us.

Have you read and do you agree to our Privacy Policy?