Chris Juby

Every chapter of the Bible in 140 characters or less.

I summarised the Bible on Twitter between Aug 2010 and Nov 2013 - one tweet per chapter, one chapter per day.

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Job

Job1: Job was blameless. The LORD allowed Satan to test him. Job's servants and children were killed. He tore his robes and worshipped.

tweet 18 Oct 2011. Job 1. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job2: Satan struck Job with boils. Job's wife told him to curse God. But Job did not sin. Eliphaz, Bildad and Zophar came to comfort him.

tweet 19 Oct 2011. Job 2. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job3: Job said, "Curse the day I was born! Why did I not die at birth? Why is light given to him who suffers? I have no rest, only turmoil."

tweet 20 Oct 2011. Job 3. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job4: Eliphaz said, "Will you become impatient? When did the innocent ever perish? I heard a voice: 'Can a man be more righteous than God?'"

tweet 21 Oct 2011. Job 4. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job5: "Who will answer you? Man is born to trouble. As for me, I would seek God. Do not despise his discipline. He wounds, but he binds up."

tweet 22 Oct 2011. Job 5. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job6: Job said, "My misery would outweigh the sand of the seas! You have proved no help. Show me how I have been wrong! Would I lie to you?"

tweet 23 Oct 2011. Job 6. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job7: "O God, my life is but a breath! Therefore I will speak out. What is man, that you examine him? Why have you set me as your target?"

tweet 24 Oct 2011. Job 7. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job8: Bildad said, "Does God pervert justice? Learn from past generations. He will not reject the blameless, nor will he uphold evildoers."

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Job9: Job said, "How can a man dispute with God? His power is vast! But he destroys the innocent. If only there were a mediator between us!"

tweet 26 Oct 2011. Job 9. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job10: "God, why do you reject the work of your hands? You know that I am not guilty! Why did you bring me out of the womb? Leave me alone."

tweet 27 Oct 2011. Job 10. Read this chapter in full. # 1 comment

Job11: Zophar said, "Should your babble go unanswered? God exacts less than your guilt deserves! Reach out to him and you will find hope."

tweet 28 Oct 2011. Job 11. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job12: Job said, "Who does not know all these things? With God are wisdom and power. He brings darkness into light. He destroys nations."

tweet 29 Oct 2011. Job 12. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job13: "I want to argue my case with God. Be quiet and I will speak. Though he slay me, I will hope in him. God, why do you hide your face?"

tweet 30 Oct 2011. Job 13. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job14: "Man is like a fleeting shadow. If a tree is cut down, it will sprout again, but will a man live again? You overpower him forever."

tweet 31 Oct 2011. Job 14. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job15: Eliphaz said, "Your own mouth condemns you! Why do you turn against God? The wicked will be like a vine stripped of unripe grapes."

tweet 1 Nov 2011. Job 15. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job16: Job said, "You're miserable comforters! God has torn me and shattered me. But my prayer is pure. Even now, my advocate is on high!"

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Job17: "My spirit is broken. He has made me a byword. But come again all of you! I will not find a wise man among you. Where is my hope?"

tweet 3 Nov 2011. Job 17. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job18: Bildad said, "Why are we stupid in your sight? Indeed, the light of the wicked goes out. His roots dry up and his branches wither."

tweet 4 Nov 2011. Job 18. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job19: Job said, "How long will you torment me? God counts me as an enemy. My closest friends abhor me. But I know that my redeemer lives!"

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Job20: Zophar said, "My understanding inspires me to answer. The triumph of the wicked is short. His food will turn sour in his stomach."

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Job21: Job said, "Listen to me. Why do the wicked grow mighty? How often do they have trouble? Who repays them? Your answers are empty!"

tweet 7 Nov 2011. Job 21. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job22: Eliphaz said, "Is not your wickedness great? You withheld bread from the hungry. Is not God high? Submit to him and be at peace."

tweet 8 Nov 2011. Job 22. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job23: Job said, "If only I knew where to find God! When he has tested me, I shall come forth as gold. But he does whatever he pleases."

tweet 9 Nov 2011. Job 23. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job24: "The wounded cry out, but God charges no one with wrong. Some rebel against the light; they are exalted a while, and then are gone."

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Job25: Bildad said, "Dominion and awe belong to God. Who can be righteous before him? Even the stars are not pure in his sight!"

tweet 11 Nov 2011. Job 25. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job26: Job said, "How you have helped the weak! Sheol is naked to God. The pillars of heaven tremble. These are the fringes of his ways!"

tweet 12 Nov 2011. Job 26. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job27: "My heart does not reproach me. Let my enemy be as the wicked! His many sons are for the sword. The wind sweeps him from his place."

tweet 13 Nov 2011. Job 27. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job28: "There is a mine for silver, but where is wisdom found? It is hidden from the eyes of all living. The fear of the Lord is wisdom!"

tweet 14 Nov 2011. Job 28. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job29: "Oh, for the days when God watched over me! When I took my seat in the square. I was father to the needy and comforted the mourners."

tweet 15 Nov 2011. Job 29. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job30: "But now younger men mock me. They do not hesitate to spit at me. God has cast me into the mire. When I expected good, evil came."

tweet 16 Nov 2011. Job 30. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job31: "Does God not see my ways? Have I lied? Have I refused to help the poor? Have I put my trust in money? Let the Almighty answer me!"

tweet 17 Nov 2011. Job 31. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job32: Elihu was angry with Job and his three friends. He said, "I am young, but it is not only the old who are wise. I will have my say."

tweet 18 Nov 2011. Job 32. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job33: "Job, please listen to my words. God does speak, perhaps in a dream or through pain. He does this to deliver a person from the pit."

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Job34: "It is unthinkable that God would do wrong. Can one who hates justice govern? God shows no partiality. Job speaks like the wicked!"

tweet 20 Nov 2011. Job 34. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job35: "Even if you are righteous, what do you give to God? He does not answer because of the pride of evil men. You must wait for him!"

tweet 21 Nov 2011. Job 35. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job36: "I have more to say on God's behalf. He is mighty but does not despise any. Who is a teacher like him? Remember to extol his work!"

tweet 22 Nov 2011. Job 36. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job37: "God thunders with his voice. By the breath of God, ice is made. Do you know his wondrous works? He is great in power and justice!"

tweet 23 Nov 2011. Job 37. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job38: Then the LORD said, "I will question you. Where were you when I founded the earth? Who enclosed the sea? Can you bind the Pleiades?"

tweet 24 Nov 2011. Job 38. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job39: "Do you mark when the deer is born? Will the wild ox serve you? Do you give the horse his might? Does the hawk fly by your wisdom?"

tweet 25 Nov 2011. Job 39. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job40: Job said, "I have no answer." The LORD said, "Will you condemn me? Behold now, Behemoth, which I made. Can anyone pierce his nose?"

tweet 26 Nov 2011. Job 40. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job41: "Can you catch Leviathan with a hook? Everything under heaven is mine. His breath sets coals ablaze. He is king over all the proud."

tweet 27 Nov 2011. Job 41. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

Job42: Job said, "I repent in ashes." The LORD said to Eliphaz, "You have not spoken rightly of me, as Job has." He restored Job's fortunes.

tweet 28 Nov 2011. Job 42. Read this chapter in full. # Comment

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