Comments about Lest Lemay
O land of Uz, in you a foe his protest lodged
Against God’s awesome grace
And thrust Job toward a giant growth of faith.
His tests severe: offspring slashed by sword,
Wealth wrought to naught, and body burst
Entire with agonizing boils,
Till succor ceased.
Assailed him without a trace of grace,
Raised against Job’s innocence
Job pled for death,
Yet glimpsed a life hereafter.
Job cried to God for meeting; but with Mediator.
O’er blind mazes he Faith’s scaffold formed
Upreaching, inequities ...