1And I had been doing this for seven years after the angel's message to me. 2Then Satan, after he had been given authority, at last came down without pity. 3He burned up the seven thousand sheep appointed for the clothing of the widows and the three thousand camels and the five hundred asses and the five hundred yoke of oxen. 4All this he destroyed himself, since he had been given authority to take action against me. 5And the rest of my beasts were taken off by my fellow-countrymen. 6They had always been well treated by me; but now they rose against me and took off my remaining animals for themselves. 7And I was told about the loss of my possessions; and I gave praise to God and did not blaspheme.
1 V has a different (and shorter) text for this chapter.