The books of Joel and Amos

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .

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Other titlesBible. O.T. Amos. English. 1915.
Statementedited by S.R. Driver. Adapted to the text of the Revised Versions with a few supplementary notes by H.C.O. Lanchester.
SeriesThe Cambridge Bible for schools and colleges, Cambridge Bible for schools and colleges
ContributionsDriver, S. R. 1846-1914., Lanchester, H. C. O. b. 1877.
The Physical Object
Pagination251 p.
Number of Pages251
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Open LibraryOL23338211M

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National Emergency Library. Top The books of Joel and Amos Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for Pages: Amos is used as a test case to show that prophecy originated in the performing arts but was later transformed into history and biography.

The original prophecy is a song Amos recited at symposia or festivals. The book's interest focusses on the performer and his times. Category: Religion The Books Of Joel Obadiah Jonah And Micah. The primary theme in the book of Joel is The Day of the Lord.

The name Joel means, “Yahweh is God.” There is no personal history available on the prophet Joel, but we do know he speaks to Judah from Jerusalem. The Temple is mentioned four times, so it was standing when he wrote (Joel13, 14; ). Joel is quoted in Amos (Joel Joel reflects on the "Day of the Lord" and how true repentance will bring about the great restoration hoped for in the other prophetic books.

The Book of Joel accounts for justice over evil in a form that's unique to the other Old Testament prophets. The Book of Joel Introduction to the Book of Joel in the Bible. The books of Joel and Amos book - Blow ye the trumpet in Zion, and sound an alarm in my holy mountain: let all the inhabitants of the land tremble: for the day of the LORD cometh, for [it is] nigh at hand; A day of darkness and of gloominess, a day of clouds and of thick darkness, as the morning spread upon the mountains: a great people and a strong.

Highlights From the Books of Joel and Amos ALL he tells about himself is that he is “Joel the son of Pethuel.” (Joel ) In the book bearing his name, Joel says so little about matters other than his message that even the time of his prophecy can only be estimated —about B.C.E., nine years after Uzziah became king over Judah.

Walking Thru The Bible HOSEA, JOEL, and AMOS HOSEA Hosea, from the northern Kingdom, was given a message for Israel to whom he characteristically referred by the name of its leading tribe, Ephraim (4;17; ,5, etc).

He preached to his own people for half a century or more about BC (). Hosea's ministry is set against the background of a terrible tragic family life which God used as. Joel, Amos, and Obadiah Kristofer Holroyd.

In 12 weeks, this study will help readers see how the justice and mercy of God seen in 3 prophetic books lead to assurance of a glorious restoration. COVID Resources.

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Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah. We are now on the last part of our The books of Joel and Amos book through the Old Testament. Only a dozen books remain. None of these 12 books are very long. They have been called "the minor prophets" because they are each short in length, but as we learned in Chapter 9, the minor prophets each have a message of major importance.

This. Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah. 28 days. Buy the Study Book. Plan Overview. Though not as well known as other books of the Bible, the Minor Prophets contain rich insight into the character of God and vivid truths about His faithfulness to His people.

God spoke through His prophets to call out sin, to declare His holy judgment against. Book of Joel, second of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets.

The Jewish canon lumps all together as The Twelve and divides Joel into four chapters; Christian versions combine chapters 2 and 3. The book relates nothing about Joel except his name and that of his father. Introduction The Author: His name, “Joel,” means “Yahweh is God.” We know nothing else about him other than the name of his father.

The Date: The date is not specified within the book. What we use to determine the date, in that case, is internal evidence -- reference to various nations, events, etc.

People have suggested dates from B.C. The Book of Amos, which is the earliest of the prophetic writings to be preserved in book form, consists of nine chapters. Not all of the material found in these chapters came from Amos himself.

Editors and copyists added comments to the prophet's original oracles that they deemed appropriate in light of events that occurred after his death.

Joel and Amos: A Commentary on the Books of the Prophets Joel and Amos Hermeneia (Fortress Press) Volumes of Hermeneia--a critical and historical commentary on the Bible: Author: Hans Walter Wolff: Editor: Samuel Dean McBride: Translated by: Samuel Dean McBride, Waldemar Janzen, Charles Albert Muenchow: Edition: reprint: Publisher.

And finally, one may observe that the central horror of the Book of Joel is a plague of locusts, one type of which is called the gazam (cutter [Joel ‑]), whereas the prophet Amos reports how God brought about a plague of gazam (Amos ), among other disasters, in order to Author: Michael Fishbane.

Amos. Bible; Bible Search; Books of the Bible; Amos ; These are all of the chapters of the book of ng on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of Amos.

Genre/Form: Commentaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bible. O.T. Joel. English. Books of Joel and Amos. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, The Latter Prophets follow Psalms and the Wisdom books in the Greek Septuagint, as well as our Christian Old Testament of the Bible.

Joel - יוֹאֵל - was a prophet in the Southern Kingdom of Judah during the period of the Divided Kingdom ( BC). The Book of Joel is apocalyptic in nature, referring to the "Day of the Lord.". The Book of Joel. Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 Joel is the prophet of green, the oracle of Earth Day, the guru of global warming.

His brief (four-chapter) book glows with images of nature—as. The books of Joel, Amos, and Obadiah are revelations from God spoken through his prophets, calling his chosen people to repent and return to him.

Even though God promises judgment for their unfaithfulness, he also offers hope of restoration in the Promised Land and reconciliation to. Joel mentions a blood moon (Joel ), the subject of recent books predicting upcoming judgment, also mentioned in Acts as an omen of the day of the Lord.

Background The prophet Joel, son of Pethuel, is the author of the book of : Jack Zavada. In the traditional Jewish canon these works are arranged in what was thought to be their chronological order: (1) the books that came from the period of Assyrian power (Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah), (2) those written about the time of the decline of Assyria (Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah) and (3) those dating from the postexilic era.

Joel + Summary of Joel Summary of Joel: Joel is a Narrative and Prophetic source of wisdom. The prophet Joel wrote the book around B.C. sometime before the fall and exiles of the Northern and Southern Kingdoms. The book discusses Joel himself, and the people of Judah.

Its purpose was to call the. Jeremias, “The Function of the Book of Joel for the Reading of the Twelve,” Two key intertextual links to Amos at the end of Joel signal that the books are to be read in light of each other: (1) Yahweh roars from Zion (Joel [ EV]; Amos ; (2) the mountains shall drip sweet wine (Joel [ EV]; Amos ).

The Books of Joel and Amos: With Introduction and Notes (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Books of Joel and Amos: With Introduction and Notes. Author. Driver, S R Publisher. Sagwan Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide.

The KJV Bible is a public domain works that I have uploaded primarily for myself to be able to play and listen to in the background but also to pass. The Book of Amos is a prophetic book of the Hebrew Bible largely dating to the 8th century BCE and considered to be scripture by modern-day Jews and Christians.

The work chronicles the visions that the ancient author of this book believed he received from God in order to warn Israel of its impending doom and destruction unless it restores its religious duties to God instead of engaging in.

This would mean that Joel wrote his book no later than the time of Uzziah, perhaps about B.C.E. Though not conclusive, the place occupied by the book of Joel in the Hebrew canon between Hosea and Amos seems to favor the earlier period.

Authenticity. The prophet Amos wrote the Bible book bearing his name. He warns of God’s judgments and foretells the establishment of the Messianic Kingdom. The Book of Joel is one of the books of the Old Testament in the Bible.

The book states that it was written by the prophet Joel, although nothing is said about himself except that he was the son of Pethuel. It was most likely written between and years before the birth of Jesus Christ. The book of Amos was written during the era of divided kingdoms of Israel but in an age which is much prosperous than the previous times especially the Northern kingdom of Isreal with ruler Jeroboam II reached at such a level of growth and prosperity as was not seen after David and Solomon.

Author: Amos identifies the author of the Book of Amos as the Prophet Amos. Date of Writing: The Book of Amos was likely written between and B.C. Purpose of Writing: Amos is a shepherd and a fruit picker from the Judean village of Tekoa when God calls him, even though he lacks an education or a priestly background.

Amos' mission is directed to his neighbor to the north, Israel.

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