Did Job's sons celebrate their birthdays?

 

 

⚪ The sons of Job celebrated their birthday

Job was wealthy, honored and prosperous. Suddently disaster came upon him. A bolt of lightning struck the house where his sons and daughters were having a birthday party.

Source : 🇺🇸 Photodrame de la Création - 1914 - page 52

 

⚫ The sons of Job did not celebrate their birthday

When Job's sons "held a banquet at the house of each one on his own day" it should not be supposed that they were celebrating their birthdays. (Job 1:4).

Source : 🇺🇸 1971 - Aid to Bible understanding, page 237 + Cover

Note that the organization of Jehovah's Witnesses says: "it should not be supposed"

But who taught that the sons of Job were celebrating their birthday?

 

Job was a great-grandnephew of Abraham according to the Watchtower

Job was an actual character of history. He was a great-grandnephew of Abraham and lived about 1,700 years before Christ, or some 2,300 years after Satan's rebellion at Eden .

Source : 🇺🇸 1946 - Let God Be True, page 51 + Cover

Know with confidence that this teaching does not originate in the inspired word of God.

Does the Bible not recommend us not to go further than what it teaches?