Zophar (Zoh´fahr)

One of the three friends of Job who offered him comfort and advice (Job 2:11; Job 11:1; Job 20:1); their counsel to Job prompts a rebuke from God for its lack of understanding and insight (Job 42:7-9).

Job 2:11

Job's Three Friends
11Now when Job's three friends heard of all these troubles that had come upon him, each of them set out from his home—Eliphaz the Temanite, ... View more

Job 11:1

Zophar Speaks: Job's Guilt Deserves Punishment
1Then Zophar the Naamathite answered:

Job 20:1

Zophar Speaks: Wickedness Receives Just Retribution
1Then Zophar the Naamathite answered:

Job 42:7-9

Job's Friends Are Humiliated
7After the Lord had spoken these words to Job, the Lord said to Eliphaz the Temanite: “My wrath is kindled against you and against ... View more

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