Hopefully, she could get her job at the diner.
We can handle this job by ourselves.
I only bossed the job, as we say in Omaha.
What kind of job are you looking for?
The job couldn't last much longer, anyway.
"Good job," Carmen said.
You've got a good job as a middle man, but don't let it go to your head.
Good luck with your job this summer.
Do you want the job or don't you?
If you decide to take the job, have your things ready then.
And it doesn't matter that the person who paints the pencils doesn't know how the paint is made, for his job is to paint them.
The brother, Fabrice, went to Columbia for a while - job related.
The job is done - and done correctly.
She had the job she had planned for the last three years.
Or maybe smart old people just direct that energy to crosswords and it is not the crosswords doing the job at all ...
She sent to Bartlesville for information on the pediatrics ward and hinted at interest in a job there.
They all didn't understand that she couldn't simply run out and get a job like she had in Tulsa.
The logical thing to do was leave, but she had a good job and she wasn't sure there was anything untoward going on.
It's an easy job, like I expected.
He was offering her a job as a live-in maid.
Do you think I can get a job at the diner again?
The job was probably filled by now, anyway.
Actually, it could stand a good washing and a paint job, but surely he didn't expect her to do that.
Search engines have done a fabulous job tackling this problem, even given the vast, vast, amounts of information added to the Internet every day.
Worker Chang, located in China, is willing to do the same job, remotely, for a dollar an hour.
After you spend a day at college, you go to work at a job where you can sit down the rest of the evening.
But in describing that job spectrum, I never said anything about his absolute ability—I said only that he was at the bottom of the list relative to others.
What kind of a job do you have now?
His job is to push a button if he sees anything suspicious.
It was a tough job you set us there, my word!
He offered me a job out at his place.
Now he was offering her a job taking care of his family?
Like taking a job at the home of a stranger?
Over the next few days she thought about the job several times with mixed feelings.
It was hard enough to make ends meet before she took the job at the ranch.
When a person learns to do one job and specializes in that one job, she gets really good at it.
Outsourcing a job to get it done more cheaply or building a machine to do it more cheaply is really the same.
What if everyone had a job only a person could do?
First, it would be tempting to assume the person hauling manure can only do that, and if that job disappeared he would have no useful skills.
Listen, I got a summer job in the Mountains as a sitter and it includes room and board.
Even she would have had trouble working with something so little, but his big hands dispensed with the job in short order.
Getting a job in Bartlesville would only make everyone believe she was still in love with Brandon.
Or do you think he'd consider it part of his job to watch me?
She stiffened, wondering if the job was genuine - or was he was simply looking for a mistress?
Cade was her boss, and thinking such things was not only disrespectful of him, but job threatening as well - especially if he suspected the existence of such thoughts.
After all, it was the doctor's job to keep you healthy, not to make money when you were sick.
Chad's next job will actually pay more than $10 an hour.
How good a job are the plants doing?
She knew that when she accepted the job so any complaint at this point would be out of line.
He wants you because you would do a good job, and because you are his son.
I'm not about to jeopardize my job by asking all kinds of questions.
She'd be willing to take a job someplace else.
It did sound like an interesting job, and she wasn't likely to see Brandon anyway.
The more she heard, the harder it was to believe the job was for real.
Everything considered, it was easier to make the decision to take the job than to placate Mary.
He explained to me that with a lawnmower, one person would be able to do the job and eleven men would be unemployed.
The employer gained $9 an hour, Chang got a job, and no one is worse off.
Now, to explain why I think Chad will be getting a better job anyway.
If every job that could be done by a machine was done by a machine tomorrow, the standard of living of virtually everyone on the planet would rise.
Further, assume the best job pays the most and is the most fun, and the worst job pays the least and is the least fun.
Freed from worry about losing a job they do not enjoy, encouraged to follow their dreams and passions, I believe most will want to do just that.
If he doesn't have a job, why doesn't he take care of his daughter?
If he was trying to prevent her from escaping, he was doing a poor job of it.
Between finals and her job at the hospital, Adrienne rarely had time to think about it much, though.
The only thing I'm attracted to is his job offer - and the idea of getting out of this gossipy little town.
You will in the meanwhile have earned your fare, and arrive there some time tomorrow, or possibly this evening, if you are lucky enough to get a job in season.
Mr. Balcom, a promising young architect, designs it on the back of his Vitruvius, with hard pencil and ruler, and the job is let out to Dobson & Sons, stonecutters.
You've got a better summer job, if you'll accept.
Royce and I have been considering a job with an outfit in Wyoming.
He works from home and has a night job remotely monitoring real-time security cameras after hours at an office building.
Someday the computer program will lose its job, although I don't know to what.
If your job numbs your mind by day, why would anyone expect it to instantly come to life at night?
She was beginning to get an inkling why the job was still open.
"True enough," answered Nesvitski; "two smart fellows could have done the job just as well."
The hours were perfect, nine to five, and the job sounded as if it were tailored for her.
Wherever we go, I can find a job to fit my goals.
Sounds like a good job for a woman, doesn't it?
If he had buttered up to her, it was merely to make his job easier.
If you like having sore muscles at the end of a day or working a job that requires little of your mental capacity so you can contemplate Nietzsche, hey, more power to you.
How many people do you know who say their job stretches them to their maximum potential?
The implication is always that some people are simply unable to do any job that a machine cannot do.
Imagine if all the people with boring, dead-end machine jobs were told they never had to work another day in their life at a job they did not like.
I'm not against a woman having a job, as long as she sticks to work meant for women.
Did you miss the job?
You're doing a great job.
What makes you think I'm qualified for the job?
Living in that house and using the pool would be like a summer vacation, not a job.
Something inside said she needed that job.
She was committed to the job.
Still, it was something she should have asked when he first offered her the job.
It didn't take long for Lisa to adjust to her new job.
In short, she had a cushion job.
Mr. Giddon is either on an extended vacation or he doesn't have a job.
That was before I took the job.
How do you like your job?
He's gone most of the time, but he doesn't have a job?
When she was young and naive, she had dreamed of such a job.
All the same, she finally sent her application for the job.
I hope you decide to take the job.
Anyway, my point was that women are expected to do all the things I'm doing on this job.
Are you looking for a job?
You said you had a job.
I said that bringing you back was my job.
Are you accepting the job?
If I were, I wouldn't take the job.
All I want is the job.
Did you call me to get my opinion or to tell me you're going to take the job?
Why had Cade singled her out for the job?
Her first day and she had fallen asleep on the job.
I'm here to do a job.
Certainly she wouldn't have on the day he offered her the job.
Should she walk away from this job?
When you offered me a job, were you thinking of me in any way other than a housekeeper?
One thing led to another and I finally worked up the courage to offer you the job.
I have a man coming out here tomorrow for the job.
The accident did a hell of a job and the long coma and operations further messed him up.
The hot chocolate did its job, but not until well after five o'clock.
Sensing my reaction she added, It's sort of what I do in my job; research things.
Howie asked about my job and confessed he was spending far too much time doing nothing.
They follow the tip and do their job.
Each of the four knew their job and we proceeded to conduct four tests before the day was over.
I speculated out loud about giving up my job.
If I take on this job, my word is law.
I have the least rewarding job of any of us so my desires are directed to family and this mind boggling venture Howie is taking us on.
It was her first day back on the job; she would stay only an hour while Quinn babysat.
She certainly is adapting her career to documenting his or her works and doing a good job of it as far as I can see.
At the first hint of below freezing weather, Howie was on the job, covering everything and reading up on all preventive measures known to man.
You certainly did a fine job raising her.
I congratulated them both on a great job and terminated the call.
Our job is to hold this group together, for the children.
It was a whole lot easier when I was back on the job.
The perp did a quick job of searching the house before we got here.
You want the job?
My job is to protect people like you from monsters like those in the alley.
Then what we've heard is true: Talon wants his job.
It was his job to protect humans, and he hadn't been able to protect one woman in his own home!
"Just doin' my job," Jule replied.
"If her death is so important, and I've already failed once to take her life, you'd call in someone else to do this job," Jule reasoned.
I'll find someone else to do the job.
"So I have to do my job because you can't do yours," he summarized.
What she didn't understand was why a vamp would consider it his job to remind her of her mission.
I took Sean's job at the pub.
And I can't wait for Jonny to figure out how to do his job.
What if you get a new job someday and stop selling drugs?
It's not easy being the good guy, and it's a job not many people can do.
She couldn't help thinking the creature whose job it was to trick people into Hell wasn't above lying to the human mate he took.
As much as it didn't make sense, as much as his day job terrified her … She wanted Darkyn, more so now that she knew he had a side – however tiny – that was capable of caring for her and only her.
I'll need that sheriff's job.
Then try and get an acting job.
They're only doing a job.
That's the sheriff's job.
Now, if you're acting sheriff or whatever the hell your position is, it's your damned job to follow through.
Some said he was talking about a job down in the Norfolk shipyard where there was work with the war coming on and all, but after a time, when Ma didn't hear, we just sort of forgot about him.
Not to mention your campaign manager job and jury duty.
Early on you were pretty wishy-washy about the job.
Bumpin' Bertha here doesn't make very good time but she's been getting the job done for a lot of years.
While she'd most likely be out on the job, he'd case the place, now that his detective hat was fitting so well.
I'm just looking for a job in law enforcement.
Both left me everything, not that it was a fortune, but a good investment counselor did a nice job.
Boozing on the job?
Fitzgerald smiled and added, "Great job!"
Do I still have a job?
He'd recently employed a deputy who was doing a top notch job.
"The final decision of which candidate is best suited for the job rests with you, the voters," he added.
If Seymour wants a job at Bird Song cleaning out toilets, perhaps when he loses this election, he should come by.
Vote for me because I love this town and think I can do a good job as sheriff.
"If it was the same Josh, he left a good-paying job," Dean said.
You'd probably fire my ass the first day on the job.
He found Ed a job, I think.
Why are you back on the job?
"You're not making my job any easier," he said.
Good memory, good job!
There were errands to run: a walk to the variety store for light bulbs—a matron in 2C had filched every one before departing—a toilet plunger job in 3B.
I don't want to be out of a job.
To do my job.
"You want the job?" he asked.
He wasn't certain how to prove to them he was their leader, aside from doing his job.
At one point, Fate had told him a story about how he tricked the goddess into a series of agreements that landed her out of a job.
At their inquiry, Lori informed them that she had a home and a job in California near her sister, and that she was on vacation.
I always figured being a stay-at-home mom would be a plush job.
I don't want him coming back here to finish the job... do you?
A man of few words, Gabriel hadn't gotten used to the political side of his job yet.
"I can't get used to the political side of the job, either," Gabe said.
You can't sit here on such a beautiful night and think about the day job.
Whenever he was frustrated by her before, he went back to doing what he did best: his job.
I want to do my job.
Just doing my job.
His day job is to kill people.
It's the first Monday after I walked out on my job.
"How could you not handle the politics of the job?" she exclaimed.
Neither did Death sit back and wait to discover the information he needed to do his job.
She couldn't be late again for her job as an assistant general manager of a fast food joint, or she'd be fired.
"I oughta call child services on a wack job like you," he muttered.
I think it's your third job this year.
By his glowing eyes, he loved his job.
Good job, death dude!
With the money Gio paid for you to go to Georgetown, you'd think you could get a better job than this!
Back to my boring life, my horrible job, my tiny apartment.
My job is to protect the fate of humanity, and I do it well, he snapped.
She hadn't been able to keep a job or a boyfriend for more than a few months, let alone an eternity!
Free. One of the perks of our job.
Just seems to float from job to job.
Not sure I did a good job.
You did a wonderful job.
The convent would do a better job raising him than the Immortals.
She ordered me up for a job, but I.m considering not going back.
She ordered me up for a job, but I'm considering not going back.
Katie was the job.
His job was done.
Romas had then been given the painful job of explaining to Kisolm that Kiera would most likely not meld well with their traditions, and Kisolm would have to be disappointed.
As much as she wanted to return home, she could never leave an entire planet to die just because she wanted to go back to the depressing part-time job and the row house where she and the cat would live alone!
Besides, if any dramatic discoveries were made, with Fred O'Connor on the job, Dean would learn the results soon enough.
It'd make my job a darn sight easier.
Dean returned to the job of moving the mounds of white.
Dean knew from his prior life the pair were just doing their job but that didn't mean he had to like being watched like a street felon.
They too were not pleased and, to Dean's chagrin, tracked the front hall with the remnants of the piss-poor shoveling job on the front walk.
Frankly, I agree he was being a pain in the ass, but you quit being a detective when you left the East—we're the guys still on the job.
I'm not sure I'm up to this job anymore.
Then he added, "Good job, detective O'Connor."
They gave me the job of running him down to tell him the missus killed herself.
By that time there were enough examples of the substitution code to make the job fairly simple.
I already told you I'm not interested in your job.
Edith cut my rope but she didn't do a very good job, did she?
Of course she didn't do a very good job with anything in life.
Dirty job, but somebody's got to do it.
That will really get the job done.
It's in my job description.
Well, the first thing we need to address is your job.
Still, it sure would be nice to have someone open doors, send flowers, and compliment her on a nice dress or a job well done.
If you're going to do a job, you might as well do it right.
She tried to focus on the job at hand.
I made the decision to work the farm instead of selling the place and getting a job at some factory.
She made a job of searching through the cabinet for the cat food and avoided his gaze as she handed him the box.
I mean - well, you have a good job...
A very good job.
I've made arrangements to quit my job this fall and work my residency at a clinic in Houston.
Quit this job and move to Arkansas to be a veterinarian.
You bought a clinic, built a house and now you're quitting your job to get married to a woman you've known for less than a year.
I haven't exactly done the best job keeping her safe.
"Great job with the generator," he said.
If Dan were with him, he'd agree: this was the fun part of their job.
She can't take a soul whose time has not yet come, and she was in the mortal world. She offered me a job instead, to work for her.
I should've done a better job.
She wore white and smiled, more like a nursemaid than the woman whose job was to collect souls.
"Sounds rough," Katie said. Deidre sounded accepting of her decision, but Katie couldn't help wondering how long it had taken her to come to peace with sacrificing love for the demands of her job.
I'm leaving now. Rhyn, you'll want to be gone before I cross through the portal, or Gabe won't be able to send you back. Gabe can't break that many Codes his first day on the job.
Eternity at the day job I was trying so hard to leave.
I know you're just doing your job.
Between job, commuting and home life there was little extra time.
Let me put it this way, there are fast-track guys and day-to-day guys—the guys who just get the job done.
You're saying he was content at his job?
He never liked being on the hot seat and he'd found his niche with this job.
He knew his days were numbered and gave his notice—said he had a job out west.
If you read some of these here mystery books, you'd pick up lots of pointers for that job of yours.
The job evaluations of Jeffrey Byrne in the personnel file surprised Dean, as they were considerably more glowing than the picture Mayer had painted of the missing man.
We tried to run him down but he was hush-hush with everyone at World Wide on his new job and where he was going.
"Heaven's where cats don't shed and the Red Sox win in October—not a dead-end job and money problems," Fred offered.
Me and Billie and Willie had these three broads lined up but the twins had this job to do first.
They were seated on the type of furniture you're afraid will break, amid a thousand little figurines of dancing girls that must have presented a monumental dusting job.
The job's just clean up now that the tenant's in.
If you don't need a job.
I have this night waitress job now; it isn't so bad.
I'm going to get an education and a decent job.
Naw. I was on the job.
Dean was hesitant to discuss this or any aspects of the job with Ethel.
"The baseball helped a lot," Randy said, "between it, a campus job and some loans, I should be able to swing it.
Winston would have my job if I blew his mob case on unfounded speculation and if I went public in any way, the news is sure to get out.
Cynthia was thrilled with her new job and her school classes were finally coming together.
He's probably back in Boston or off someplace else doing a job for hire.
Fred did say Chip Burgess was gone, his contracting job now completed.
I got all this info from Gruber's wife—hubby was out on a job when I called.
You're doing a better job than Hercule what's-his-name.
Sleeping on the job was more like it.
Just from the job.
We're 'officially' given a job to do and then the brass leaves the room while we discuss how to 'unofficially' get it done.
We've done a damned good job covering our tracks—painting the Scranton Apartment, swiping motel receipts with Byrne's signature on them....
The FBI didn't do such a great job before that.
Maybe I should get a job.
He had his job at the clinic as well as the responsibility of two properties.
"It looks like they did a good job," he said, shutting the coop door and turning to her.
For someone who can't find the words to express her feelings, you're sure doing a good job of it.
As he said, it was going to be a tough job for him.
It was kind of like paying for a cheap appliance that would do the job and having an expensive one delivered.
It didn't take long to clean up after two people, and then it was time to do the chores? her favorite job.
Sometimes I think Katie took that job to get away from the boys.
I promised to make you happy, Carmen, and I'm doing a lousy job of it.
He was trying to put the pieces together now — a job that would be difficult enough if she merely stood back and watched.
I thought I got fired from that job.
Find one, focus on him, and let your power do its job, Charles answered.
"I'm doing my job, Darian," she replied.
The part of her job she'd never tell people: Sometimes she loved messing with the dangerous men she spent her life around.
"Ikir Damian would've understood danger is part of my job," she said, rising.
I don't see your job getting any easier, Darian.
To quote my father, "Get a job."
Jonathan was doing a surprisingly convincing job on his part.
"You all did a good job," he said.
It was her responsibility now and having a job would give her the opportunity for a more modern approach to being a wife and mother.
Maybe it was his years as a salesman, or maybe his personality was attracted to the salesman job.
I wondered if he'd regret leaving his job and family, but he seems to have adjusted well.
Watching Sam drool over him – especially during a job interview – left Carmen feeling uncertain about the girl.
She's applying for the job.
She seems perfect for the job.
I suppose I should …" "No. I pawned this job off on you.
I'll get me a job and buy my own, then.
Actually, he had done a pretty good job of humiliating her in front of her guest and hired help.
It isn't your job to control him.
In the summer months, it would be nice to have her here as well, but I have to face the fact that eventually she'll be getting a job and moving away.
As she pointed out, Sam would eventually be leaving for a better job anyway.
He would have more spare time in the next few weeks than he had ever had on a job.
Right now he'd best focus on the job ahead and forget about things like that.
You earned this job.
Lately she had been wondering if she could have landed such a job without his help.
You're parents have spoiled you rotten with fine clothes and a cushion job.
You don't have to wonder if you'll have a job in the next ten years.
How many times had she made the statement that the job was made for her?
Of course, she could have taken that job offer in New York.
Could she get a job in a state where the name O'Hara blended in with all the others?
Did she have the courage to leave a cushion job and plush apartment?
She could use that to lease the place and live while she looked for a job.
He had to hire someone for the job.
The law student now had a secure job with the firm and any future episodes of embezzlement had been discouraged.
You can find someone else for this job - and don't tell me I'll never be able to find another one.
I was sorry to see them go, but with the baby coming on and Joe's parents offering him a good job out there in California, they didn't have much choice.
After all, he was merely doing his job - playing out a part that probably meant a lot to his career.
If it hadn't been for this trip, she might never have known how well she was suited to her job.
If he was trying to frighten her, he was doing an excellent job.
When his job was finished, she would never see him again.
Everything on mine is original - including the paint job.
Why had he been chosen, and why had he accepted the job?
I thought the story about his job at the poultry farm was only a cover - some trumped up story to establish credence.
Give up your job if that's what it takes.
Of course not, but my job isn't what's standing between us now.
Quitting my job wouldn't change anything.
Look, I came to California for a job interview.
Did you get the job?
Yes, I got the job.
I'm not surprised you got the job.
Jonny snapped, referring to the time Xander spent training the Black God to do his job.
Your job is to keep that from happening.
She had an hour until she had to be at her weekend job.
The thought of losing her job on the first day made her eyes water.
Help your temporary mama keep her job, she said to the cat.
If I still have a job, I'll see you in the morning?
Second obstacle: surviving her first full day in an unfamiliar job working for someone with the uncanny knowledge that she was there for nefarious reasons.
Just here for the job.
"This is the worst job ever," she muttered.
Why take this job?
Pretending this was a normal job was draining.
You have problems dating and can't get an acting job?
You had a job.
She ascended the stairwell, unwilling to beg for her job back and hoping Xander didn't make her.
Ingrid didn't tell you your job is to line up women for me?
Got two kids, need a job.
You're doing a horrible job.
If she survived Jonny and Xander this week, she'd be out a job come next week.
It's our job to protect people against Jonny, the Black God.
It's our job to protect people like you from people like Xander.
"I was more concerned about my job!" she returned.
Thoughts shifting to the task at hand, Xander stepped back to watch the Grey God do his job.
12 f.) is nonProphetic, and that the drawing-up of a new constitution soon after the destruction of the city and the mention of Noah, Daniel, Job and Persia are improbable.
There was, of course, no hindrance to a man having more than one job.
In the exile, but probably after 50o B.C., an important section of the Hexateuch, usually called the Priest's Code (P), was drawn up. At various times in the same century are to be placed the book of Job, the post-exilic parts of Isaiah, the books of Joel, Jonah, Malachi and the Song of Songs.
Very important for the study of Midrashic literature are the Yalgut (gleaning) Shim`oni, on the whole Bible, the Yalqut Mekhiri, on the Prophets, Psalms, Proverbs and Job, and the Midrash ha-gadhol, 2 all of which are of uncertain but late date and preserve earlier material.
Among other important manufactures are foundry and machine shop products ($6,944,392 in 1905); flour and grist-mill products ($4,428,664); cars and shop construction and repairs by steam railways ($2,502,789); saws; waggons and carriages ($2,049,207); printing and publishing (book and job, $1,572,688; and newspapers and periodicals, $2,715,666); starch; cotton and woollen goods; furniture ($2,528,238); canned goods ($1,693,818); lumber and timber ($1,556,466); structural iron work ($1,541,732); beer ($1,300,764); and planing-mill products, sash, doors and blinds ($1,111,264).
Cheyne, Job and Solomon; A.
Neither Noah, Daniel nor Job could have rescued by his righteousness any but his own soul (xiv.
the book of Job and the book of Jonah.
22-26, and Job xxxvi.
House, arguing that their service was optional and not a means of livelihood; it was public service and should not be made a job.
As a typical instance we may take the chapter on the ant-lion - not the insect, but an imaginary creature suggested by Job.
Job, besides immense possessions in flocks and herds, had 500 yoke of oxen, which he employed in ploughing, and a " very great husbandry."
Job and A.
He finds, like Job, that there are good men who die prematurely notwithstanding their goodness, and bad men who live long notwithstanding their badness (vii.
Other of the Biblical Wisdom books (Job, Proverbs) are compilations - why not this ?
The the scepticism of Koheleth differs from that of Job in quality and scope: it is deliberate and calm, not wrung out by personal suffering; and it relates to the whole course and constitution of nature, not merely to the injustices of fortune.
Heraklit, &c. (1886); Cheyne, Job and Solomon (1887) and Jew.
considerable thickness, suspended in the centre ' of the circular vault of the heavens, an idea perhaps borrowed from the Babylonians, for Job (xxvi.
The Bahir (" brilliant," Job.
Arab tradition regards it as the home of Job; and it is famous as being the centre of the Ghassanid dynasty.
There was a tradition of learning (Job viii.
The extant writings of the Jewish sages are contained in the books of Job, Proverbs, Psalms, Ben-Sira, Tobit, Ecclesiastes, Wisdom of Solomon, 4th Maccabees, to which may be added the first chapter of Pirke Aboth (a Talmudic tract giving, probably, pre-Christian material).
Of these Job, Pss.
the Yahweh addresses in Job, and Ecclus.
Sceptical views are expressed in Job, Prov.
Angels occur only in Job and Tobit, and there in noteworthy characters: in Job they are beings whom God charges with folly (iv.
Job alone introduces the mythical dragons (iii.
and Ecclus., but not in Eccles.), in accordance with the Hebrew view, which regards all human powers as bestowed directly by God; it is identified with the fear of God (Job xxviii.
The personification of wisdom reaches almost the verge of hypostasis: in Job xxviii.
On the other hand, there is recognition of the inequalities and miseries of life (Job; Ecclus.
2-4) is substantially the position of the Yahweh speeches in Job directed against the "unco-wise" of his day.
Cheyne, Job and Sol.
This is the great problem of Israel, finding its supreme expression for all time in the book of Job.
8, Job ix.
1), together with some such note at the end as is found in Job.
Having regard to Job.
viii., which is almost certainly quoted in Job.
Lagarde, 1875); (b) the old Latin, which as revised by Jerome in 383 after the current Greek text forms the Psalterium romanum, long read in the Roman Church and still used in St Peter's; (c) various Arabic versions, including that printed in the polyglots of Le Jay and Walton, and two others of the four exhibited together in Lagarde's Psalterium, Job, Proverbia, arabice, 1876; on the relations and history of these versions see G.
The Notes on Job, the Psalms, Isaiah and Daniel, found scarcely less acceptance.
Testament of Job.
pp. lxxii.-cii., 104-137, who holds that the book in its present form was written by a Christian Jew in Egypt on the basis of a Hebrew Midrash on Job in the 2nd or 3rd century A.D.
Noteworthy is the affinity between some notions evidently not first framed by the prophet himself and the prologue to Job - the heavenly hosts that wander through the earth and bring back their report to Yahweh's throne, the figure of Satan, the idea that suffering and calamity are evidences of guilt and of accusations presented before God.
Io, 11; Job iii.
Amongst his published works were a commentary on the Book of Job (1850), a translation of the Song of Songs (1852), an exposition of Isaiah xl.-lxvi.
Hence there is no need to reject the tradition as to the existence of a written Targum on Job in the time of Gamaliel I.
In a paper on a " Proposed New Version of the Bible " he paraphrased a few verses of the first chapter of Job, making them a satiric attack on royal government; but the version may well rank with these hoaxes, and even modern writers have been taken in by it, regarding it as a serious proposal for a " modernized " version and decrying it as poor taste.
The leading manufacturing industries in 1905, with the product-value of each in this year, were slaughtering and meat-packing ($4,040,162), foundry and machine shop work ($3,146,914), flour and grist milling ($ 2, 79 8, 74 0), lumber manufacturing and planing ($2,519,081), printing and publishing (newspapers and periodicals, $2,097,339 and book and job printing, $1,278,841), car construction and repairing ($1,549,836) - in 1910 there were railway shops here of the Southern Pacific, Pacific Electric, Los Angeles Street, Salt Lake and Santa Fe railways - and the manufacture of confectionery ($953,915), furniture ($879,910) and malt liquors ($789,393).
that he was blind of one eye; that he was the Elihu of Job; that, as one of Pharaoh's counsellors, he was governor of a city of Ethiopia, and rebelled against Pharaoh; Moses was sent against him by Pharaoh at the head of an army, and stormed the city and put Balaam to flight, &c. &c.
16; Job xxxvii.
2; Job i.
22 Similarly in Job the bne Elohim, sons of God, appear as attendants of God, and amongst them Satan, still in his role of public prosecutor, the defendant being Job.
23 Job i., ii.
15.28 Job iv.
18 Job xxxviii.
In Job xli.
6; Job vi.
When the prologue to Job speaks of plundering Sabaeans (and Chaldaeans) on the northern skirts of Arabia, these may be either colonists or caravans, which, like the old Phoenician and Greek traders, combined on occasion robbery with trade.
Sprachen Assyriens (1871), besides revising the commentary on Job by Ludwig Hirzel (1801-1841), which was first published in 1839.
During the publication of The New Yorker he added to the scanty income which the job printing brought him by supplying editorials to the short-lived Daily Whig and various other publications.
And with this passage let us group Job xv.
7, 8, where Job is ironically described as vying with the first man, who was "brought forth before the hills" (cp. Prov.
No reference is made in Job to this hero's fall.
The authorship of the tracts has been attributed to several persons: to Penry himself, who however emphatically denied it and whose acknowledged works have little resemblance in style to those of Martin, to Job Throckmorton, and to Henry Barrow.
See also articles on John Penry and Job Throckmorton in Dict.
While in this Sepulchre," he wrote his Latin poetical version of the book of Job, and his tragedy of Herod in the same language.
5; Job xxxviii.
JOB ORTON (1717-1783), English dissenting minister, was born at Shrewsbury on the 4th of September 1717.
URSA MAJOR (" THE GREAT BEAR "), in astronomy, a constellation of the northern hemisphere, supposed to be referred to in the Old Testament (Job ix.
The Arabic name should probably be identified with the Hebrew name Ash and Ayish in the book of Job (see G.
The " Writings," also sometimes the " Sacred Writings," i.e., as we call them, the " Hagiographa," consisting of three groups, containing in all eleven books: (a) The poetical books, Psalms, Proverbs, Job.
The different order of the books in the English Bible is due to the fact that when the Hebrew Bible was translated into Greek between the 3rd and 1st centuries B.C., the Hebrew tripartite division was disregarded, and the books (including those now known as the " Apocrypha ") were grouped mostly by subjects, the historical books being placed first (Genesis - Esther), the poetical books next (Job - Song of Songs), and the prophetical books last (Isaiah - Malachi).
This is the first of the three books belonging to the " Wisdom-literature " of the Hebrews, the other two books being Job and Ecclesiastes.
The book of Job deals with a problem of human life; in modern phraseology it is a work of religious philosophy.
Job is a righteous man, overwhelmed with undeserved misfortune; and thus the question is raised, Why do the righteous suffer?
The dominant theory at the time when Job was written was that all suffering was a punishment of sin; and the aim of the book is to controvert this theory.
The outline of Job's story was no doubt supplied by tradition; and a later poet has developed this outline, and made it a vehicle for expressing his new thoughts respecting a great moral problem which perplexed his contemporaries.
A variety of indications (see JOB) combine to show that the book of Job was not written till after the time of Jeremiah - probably, indeed, not till after the return from exile.
ro, r3; Job i.
Of the other books which he revised according to the Hexaplar text, that of Job has alone come down to us.
Ezra and Nehemiah were written after, Esther during, or after, the captivity: Job, which is not a history but a philosophical poem, at an uncertain date.
and of the book of Job.
His election was proposed by the patriarch Job, who acted on the conviction that Boris was the one man capable of coping with the extraordinary difficulties of an unexampled situation.
According to his own statement in De vetere testamento, written about loco, he had at that period translated the Pentateuch, Joshua, Judges, Kings, Job, Esther, Judith and the Maccabees.
Genesis is but slightly abridged, but Job, Kings, Judges, Esther and Judith as well as the Maccabees are mere homilies epitomized from the corresponding Old Testament books.
Thwaites, Heptateuchus, Liber Job, et Evangelium Nicodemi; Anglo-Saxonice (Oxon., 1698).
The value of their work is evident, especially in Job, Ecclesiastes and the prophetical books.
His father, Ayyub (Job), and his uncle Shirkuh, sons of a certain Shadhy of Ajdanakan near Dawin, were both generals in Zengi's army.
The Hebrews understood the use of the horse in war (Job xxxix.
30; see also JOB.
Among these last may be noted his argument against the Mosaic authorship of the Pentateuch, his views as to the manner in which the five books were composed, his opinions (singularly free for the time in which he lived) on the subject of inspiration in general, and particularly as to the inspiration of Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Canticles.
14, 19; Job xxvi.
15; Job xix.
His piety and learning are displayed in his ponderous commentary on Job (12 vols., 4to., 1651-1666; 2nd ed., 2 vols., fol.
About this time Gregory completed and published his well-known exposition of the book of Job, commenced in Constantinople: he also delivered lectures on the Heptateuch, the books of Kings, the Prophets, the book of Proverbs and the Song of Songs..
See Memoirs, by Rev. Job Orton (1766); Letters to and from Dr Doddridge, by Rev. Thomas Stedman (1790); and Correspondence and Diary, in 5 vols., by his grandson, John Doddridge Humphreys (1829).
Those on Proverbs and Job have been published.
The word may be used in Job as typical of the primeval king of land animals, as leviathan of the water animals.
But there are traces of fixed lessons coming into existence in the course of this century; Origen refers to the book of Job being read in Holy Week (Commentaries on Job, lib.
&c.) we learn that Genesis was read in Lent, Job and Jonah in Passion Week, the Acts of the Apostles in Eastertide, lessons on the Passion on Good Friday and on the Resurrection on Easter Day.
No definite conclusion can be drawn from the fact that the language stands in marked contrast to that of Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, &c., since writings presumably more or less contemporary did not necessarily share the same characteristics (observe, for example, the prose parts of Job).
1886, &c.), Job (2nd ed., 1876), Isaiah (4th ed.
Crocodile stories, not all fabulous, are plentiful, and begin with one of the oldest writings in the world, the book of Job.
His job was to censor matter voluntarily submitted by the Press.
24), the spear and the dart (Job.
They are supposed to be referred to in the Old Testament (Job.
Arcturus has been supposed to be referred to in various passages of the Hebrew Bible; the Vulgate reads Arcturus for stars mentioned in Job ix.
river from the forests of other states), whose output increased from 1890 to 1900 nearly 50%, but declined slightly between 1900 and 1905; of furniture ($22,131,846 in 1905; $15,285,475 in 1900; showing an increase of 44.8%), and of musical instruments ($ 1 3,3 2 3,35 8 in 1905; $ 8, 1 5 6, 445 in 1900; an increase of 6 3.3% in the period), in both of which Illinois was second in 1900 and in 1905; book and job printing, in which the state ranked second in 1900 ($28,293,684 in 1905; $19,761,780 in 1900; an increase of 43.2%), newspaper and periodical printing ($28,644,981 in 1905; $ 1 9,4 0 4,955 in 1900; an increase of 47.6%), in which it ranked third in 1900; and the manufacture of clothing, boots and shoes.
Besides an edition of the book of Job, .containing the original text, the Vulgate, and a new translation, he published a Latin version of the Moreh Nevochim of Maimonides (Director dubitantium ant per plexorum, 1520), and also edited in Latin the Aureus libellus of Aeneas Platonicus, and the Timaeus of Chalcidius.
xlix., lxxviii.), an argument or plea (Job xxix.
The fact that it stands in the third division of the Hebrew Canon, the Writings or Hagiographa, along with such late works as Job, Psalms, Chronicles, Daniel, Ecclesiastes and Esther, must be allowed weight; the presumption is that the arrangers of the Canonical books regarded it as being in general later than the Prophetical books.
r) means nothing for us except that there was a disposition among the later Jews to refer their books to great names of the past, Enoch, Daniel, Job, Moses, David, Solomon, Ezra; as also, outside of Jewry, works were ascribed to Homer, Plato, Aristotle, Tacitus and others that were not composed by these authors.
&c. (1886); Cheyne, Job and Soloman (1887); id., in Sem.
Note also the view that the grand book of Job has an Edomite background.
9; and Noah is mentioned with Daniel and Job as an ancient worthy in Ezek.
In that year the name of Job Charnock, the future founder of Calcutta, appeared in the lowest grade of the staff.
At this time Job Charnock was the chief of the Bengal council, and, owing to an affray with the Mogul troops at Hugli on the 28th of October 1686, he embarked the company's goods and servants on board light vessels and dropped down the on the 31st of December 1600, and the first expedition of four ships under James Lancaster left Torbay towards the end of April 1601, and reached Achin in Sumatra on the 5th of June 16.02, returning with a cargo of spices.
The close is fine, and reminds us of Job.
But Job himself, or whosoever was the justest judge, by such hunting for matters against him as hath been used against me, may for a time seem foul, specially in a time when greatness is the mark and accusation is the game."
3 the incidental prohibition of the cutting up of a roll of Scripture leads to a most valuable discussion of the arrangement of the Canon of the Old Testament, and other details including some account of the character and date of Job.
lxxxviii 3-4, io, i i; Job x.
10; Job i.
12; Job xviii.
33; Job xx.
Among his numerous works are commentaries on Joel and Amos (1897); Deuteronomy (1902); Daniel (1901);(1901); Genesis (1909); the Minor Prophets, Nahum to Malachi (1905); Job (1905); Jeremiah (1906); Leviticus (1894 Hebrew text, 1898 trans.
How this " job " was managed contrary to the dearest wishes of the Norwegians themselves, and how, finally (Nov.
OPHIR, a region celebrated in antiquity for its gold, which was proverbially fine (Job xxii.
on the Psalms, Canticles, Job, the Gospel Harmony, and the Pauline Epistles), sermons and letters, which still exist in MS. The Glossae commentarius in psalmos Davidis, were first published at Paris in 1533.
In 1582 Jeremiah, patriarch of Constantinople, raised Job, 46th metropolitan, to the patriarchal dignity; and the act was afterwards confirmed by a general council of the East.
He also engaged in a keen controversy with Robert Lowth, afterwards bishop of London, on the book of Job, in which Lowth brought home charges of lack of scholarship and of insolence that admitted of no denial.
The history of Calcutta practically dates from the 24th of August 1690, when it was founded by Job Charnockof the English East India Company.
The remarkable ovoid involucre of Coix, which becomes of stony hardness, white and polished (then known as " Job's tears," q.v.), is also a modified bract or leaf-sheath.
Coix LacrymaJobi (Job's tears) q.v.
He translated and edited Gesenius's Hebrew Grammar (1839; 1877), and published revised versions with notes of Job (1856), Genesis (1868), Psalms (1871), Proverbs (1872), Isaiah i.
To this must be added the doctrine of Wisdom, given in the books of Job and Proverbs.
In these and kindred passages (Job xv.
Thomas Corneille himself, who to his undoubted talents united wonderful facility, untiring industry, and (gift valuable above all others to the playwright) an extraordinary knack of hitting the public fancy, died, notwithstanding his simple tastes, "as poor as Job."
One year he worked in Germany under Ewald, another year he went to Syria to study Arabic. In 1862 he published the first part of a commentary on Job.
Besides the commentary on Job he published a book on the Hebrew Accents, the only Scottish performance of the kind since the days of Thomas Boston.
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