From the Bible, James Ch.5 V.11.

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  • From the Bible Book of Job where Job demonstrated faith and patience with God while suffering many severe trials. First mentioned in the Bible as such in James 5.11
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You have heard of the patience of Job, and have seen the Lord in the outcome, and how the Lord is full of compassion and mercy.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

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patience of jobAn great amount of patience.
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