Filling Up the Measure of Iniquity

We thought Job was the poster child of patience

Photo by Fulvio Ciccolo on Unsplash

The story of Job is, among other themes, a popular story of patience.

For example, how often have we compared how one or another of us deals with some disagreeable life event to having “the patience of Job” when the event seems to not resolve itself in a timely fashion?



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Barbara Cleary

Catholic wife/mom/Nan to four grandchildren. Writing about my faith, and life in a chaotic multigenerational home while trying to see the humor in it all.