The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire BibleJob 8:1
Then answered Bildad the Shuhite, and said.
] This was the
second of Job's friends that came to visit him, (Job 2:11) ; and is
mentioned next to Eliphaz there, and takes his turn in this controversy
in the same side; which no doubt was agreed upon among themselves, as
well as the part each should bear, and the general sentiment they
should pursue, which was the same in them all. Some have observed, that
Job's friends were like the messengers that brought him the tidings of
his losses, before one had done speaking another came; and so as soon
as one of his friends had delivered his discourse, and before Job could
well finish his reply, up starts another to charge him afresh, as here
Bildad did, who said as follows.