This Week's Story

God, what have I done? Part 1

Discover fascinating people and ideas in American history and the Bible through short stories on This Week's Story mp3 audio and text for reading.

Job's plea: God, tell me, what have I done wrong?

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Job stopped scraping his boils.  His wife stared coldly at him.  He looked down and the small motion triggered tremors in him.

She spoke, “Are you still trying to be a good man?  Husband, you are a fool! Curse God and die.”

“Woman,” he replied, “you have no answers.  Do you think God should only give us what we want?”

He picked up a piece of shattered pottery…

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