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Contrast the theological position on the nature of good and evil, and especially the problem of theodicy as presented in the books of Proverbs and Job. What is the relationship between the story of Job and the central discourse in the book? What conclusions do each promote?
Imagine that you are the Deuteronomist living in the contemporary United States. Using the structure that the Deuteronomist uses in 1-2 Kings, describe the career of a recent U.S. President. If you are not particularly familiar with U.S. political history, you may choose a head of state in another country instead.