" When it rains, it really rains ". This proverbial expression summarizes the life of Job, as it is described both in first chapters that its name takes. At a moment, when God permitio that the wall of its protection disappeared, the adversary rushed on Job like a flood, causing a series of catastrophic events in its life. Firstly it lost his oxen and asses, and the servants who took care of of them, in an act of violence perpetrated by sabeos (vv. 14,15).
Later, it lost his ewes and the servants took care of who them, due to a described natural disaster like " fire of Dios" (v.16). It is probable that this talks about to a ray and the resulting fire. Acontinuacion, another act of violence of a group of nomadic heatings meant the loss of its camels and the death of the servants took care of who them (v.17). Without he had time to reflect in the dimensions of these tragedies, another messenger arrived to him, carrier of the worse one of all the news. In a tremendous movement of the nature, apparently random, violent vandavl demolished the house of the older son of Job, killing to all children, during a great banquet that one son ofrecia in that one day to all brothers and brothers. With the permission of God, Satan habia preparation the strong tests of faith but that it is possible to imagine, using things that easily we associated with the badness (robbery and murder), and things that we associated with God (disasters of the nature). Job tapeworm categories clear and simple in which not to locate these events, Satan him habia asestdo an implacable series of blows. After years to serve God and to receive its blessings, in its life a sudden and catastrophic investment of the fortune took place. The big man but of the East became the greater trjica history of the region.