… “even though these three men, Noah, Daniel and Job were in its midst, by their own righteousness they could only deliver themselves,” declares the Lord God. (Ezekiel 14:14)
The Bible quotes these three persons, Noah, Daniel and Job, as good examples for us. But it does not mean that they had no shortcomings whatsoever. The Bible shows us that, with the leading of the Holy Spirit, we can gradually enter the perfection stage by overcoming our weaknesses, shortcomings and failures.
Both Noah and Job are righteous men in God’s sight, yet both of them had weaknesses and failures: Noah once got drunk and Job could not help mouthing complaints when he was tested.
It is possible that God mentions Daniel together with Noah and Job in order to speak silently to us: even though Daniel had ...Read More