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Why Me, Lord One Woman"s Ordination to the Priesthood With Commentary and Complaint (Women and Gender in North American Religions) by Betty Bone Schiess

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Published by Syracuse University Press .
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Number of Pages153
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ISBN 10081560744X
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I have faced death a number of times and I found myself asking, "Why Me Lord?" I give a number of reasons God uses our sicknesses to make us stronger. This book will give you suggestions of why God may have allowed difficulties to happen in your life.   However, three sure answers to the question "Why me, Lord?" clearly emerge from a brief study of the book of Job. The first and most obvious reason for Job's suffering was for God to  diagnose Job's faith. As we follow the story of Job we see two giant waves of adversity sweep unexpectedly over the patriarch and leave him struggling to believe. Why Me, God? - An Erred Belief System Our feelings of "Why me, God?" are real. They are based on real events, but our conclusions may not be accurate. While we don't want to minimize the pain you feel in any way, we do want to try to help you look more closely at why you feel singled out and whether or not you've arrived at a valid conclusion.   We can ask "Why Me?" until the Second Coming, but we never seem to get a response, at least one that brings understanding. We never feel the light bulb go on so we can say, "Ah, so that explains it," and then get on with our : Jack Zavada.

  Eventually the Lord restores Job to even greater abundance. The divine justice we find in this book is perplexing, disconcerting, and has been questioned by rabbis, priests, and theologians for more than 25 centuries. But reading the Book of Job did something for me, it validated my anger. Be the first to review Why Me Lord!. Add a Review. Why Me Lord! by. John Button. Our range includes millions of books, CDs, DVDs, audio books, gifts, stationery, games, eBooks and eReaders with fast delivery Australia wide and FREE standard delivery on orders $60 and : John Button. "Why Me Lord" or "Why Me," as it's sometimes called, was written by Kristofferson during a low period in his life, after he attended a religious service .   Why doesn’t God just take me home!” I was in my mids at the time and certainly didn’t have a satisfying answer, yet the book of Job comes closer to addressing this problem than any other biblical book. Now 60 years later if you’re expecting me to give you an answer in the next three minutes, don’t hold your breath.