Jul 18, 2015 · Shaking a Fist at God: Struggling With the Mystery of Undeserved Suffering [Katharine Dell] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this brilliant new study, Katharine Dell examines the problem of undeserved suffering. She proposes that God suffers along with us and explores the concept of redemption5/5(1). In this brilliant new study, Katharine Dell examines the problem of undeserved suffering. She proposes that God suffers along with us and explores the concept of redemption, offering in the end a Christian response to the mystery of undeserved suffering. To ask other readers questions about Shaking 3/5.
Get this from a library! Shaking a fist at God: struggling with the mystery of undeserved suffering. [Katharine J Dell] -- The author examines "undeserved suffering," first from the point of view of Job from the Old Testament and then through the writings of such authors as . Let’s examine then, what both Job and his friends had to say about God (explicitly and implicitly): Job’s friends agreed that (1) God rewards the just, (2) that he punishes the unjust, (3) that since Job is suffering at God’s hand, he is obviously unjust, and (4) that therefore everything made sense. There was no reason for protest.
Book of Job as Sceptical Literature (1991) and Shaking a Fist at God: Struggling with the Mystery of Undeserved Suffering (1997), has produced yet another text in her study of the "wisdom tradition" of ancient Israel. Get Wisdom, Get Insight is taken from the oft-repeated phrase in. The book of God and man; a study of Job. By: Gordis, Robert, 1908- Published: (1965) Job and the silence of God / Published: (1983) Shaking a fist at God: struggling with the mystery of undeserved suffering / By: Dell, Katharine J. 1961- Published: (1997).
The notion that God is inside was popularized to help people who suffered from low self-esteem. Sadly, it has produced inflated egos rather than the humble, loving egos that result from accepting that, just as God cannot be contained in heaven, God cannot be contained within. True mystics live in awareness that God is everywhere. Spiritual Musings of a Crazy Catholic Sunday, November 05, 2006. The month of November celebrates the wonderful mystery of the communion of saints. Shaking a Fist at God: Struggling With the Mystery of Undeserved Suffering by Katharine Dell. Click to join Catholic_Hermits.