Courageous And Patient
Trusting Through Pain
Courage And Patient
1. Hermes said to Calypso, “Now Zeus is ordering you to send him off as soon as possible. For it is not ordained that he will die far from his friends. Instead his fate decrees he’ll see his family and still make it home to his own high-roofed house and native land.”
2. Odysseus’ knees gave way, his spirit fell, and in great distress he spoke aloud, addressing his great heart: I’ve got such a wretched fate! How is all this going to end up for me?
3.Put that sturdy bedstead out there for him and throw some bedding on, fleeces, cloaks, and shining coverlets. “Penelope said this to test her husband.
4. But Odysseus, angry at his true-hearted wife, spoke out: “Woman, those words you’ve just uttered are very painful. Who’s shifted my bed to some other place?
Odysseus to Achilles
Odysseus says this to Achilles.
Penelope and Artemis the goddess.Book Twenty
Odysseus disguised as a beggar!
Odysseus was held captive for 7 years.
Odysseus and the Cyclops
Battling The Suitors
Odysseus and his son (Telemachus) fighting the suitors.
The Book of Job
1. Satan says that Job only serves God because he knows God will bless him. • “But now stretch out your hand and strike everything he has.
2."Naked I came out from my mother's womb, and naked shall I return there. The Lord has given and the Lord has taken. May the Lord's name be blessed."
3. Job said: "Annul the day that I was born and the night that said, "A man is conceived." That day, let it be darkness. Let God above not seek it out."
Satan Challenge God
Satan challenged God concerning the suffering of Job.
The Challenge is On
Job had to suffer for others to follow!
Job and His Friends
His friends became his accusers.
Still holding on to his beliefs.
Accusing him of wrong doings before God!
Job And His Wife
His wife said to him, "Are you still trying to maintain your integrity? Curse God and die."