Afflictions, Purpose Of
Most Relevant Verses
In all their distress he wasn't distressed, but the angel of his presence saved them; in his acts of love and in his acts of pity he redeemed them; he carried them and lifted them up all the days of old.
So he made their days end in futility, and their years with sudden terror. When he struck them, they sought him; they repented, and eagerly sought God.
This light, temporary nature of our suffering is producing for us an everlasting weight of glory, far beyond any comparison,