It struck me this afternoon that I have never heard anyone quote Job 3 in connection with the issue of abortion. Though it’s as much a part of the Bible as Jeremiah 1:5 or Psalm 139:14.

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Images: Albert Anker, “Ältere Frau in der Bibel lesend,” 1904 public domain, via Wikimedia Commons; “Job” by Andreas Neumann-Nochten, CCby3.0, via Wikimedia Commons