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Amos and Jonah

LaVernae J Dick

Amos and Jonah

Leader"s guide

by LaVernae J Dick

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Published by Faith and Life Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amos,
  • Bible,
  • Jonah,
  • Study

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11114773M
    ISBN 100873030044
    ISBN 109780873030045
    OCLC/WorldCa9250715

    The prophetical books of the old Testament are commonly divided into the five Major Prophets and the twelve Minor Prophets. Amos, Jonah, and Obadiah, the Bible books commented upon in this book, are listed among the Minor Prophets. But let us not misunderstand “minor.” The word has no reference to inspiration, importance, or value, but rather, to the length of the books. v. 14 — Amos’ answer is reasonable. He confesses he is a herdsman and a gatherer of sycamore fruit (wild figs). v. 15 — But he was called of God. vv. 16, 17 — Amos turns on Amaziah with a fearful prophecy. Apparently Amos did not leave town. E. Vision of basket of summer fruit, Chapter 8. The goodness of Israel was like the summer fruit.

    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. Download The Twelve Prophets Hosea Joel Amos Obadiah Jonah book by Marvin Alan Sweeney full pdf epub ebook in english, This two volume set is a literary commentary of the book of the twelve prophets b.

    Throughout the Old Testament, Yahweh drew his prophets from the most unlikely circumstances. The minor prophets Amos, Jonah, and Micah were each called out of their ordinary lives to deliver timely messages—both to their original audiences and for us, today. While they’re each unique, these three biblical books can be connected by the theological themes of divine . Jonah therefore is the only prophet of the OT revealing the grace of God towards the heathen. Jonah's experiences form the main contents and purpose of the book. The prophetic significance of this book not only lies in the short message in Nineveh but also in the entire history of Jonah described in his book.


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Amos and Jonah by LaVernae J Dick Download PDF EPUB FB2

But if you slow down long enough to listen, the minor prophets can have a major impact on the quality of your life. These twelve session LifeGuide ® Bible Study in Jonah, Joel and Amos, written by Doug and Doris Haugen, will help you focus on your number one priority--to seek the Lord and live.

This revised LifeGuide Bible Study features additional questions for /5(5). The book of Amos is not an easy work to read and understand. Unlike some of the prophets—Jonah or Hosea—Amos doesn’t tell a story that is easy to remember.

He brings prophecies against neighbors of Israel, mentioning names and places one can only recognize with the help of maps and reference Size: KB.

The Book of the Twelve Prophets was originally on one parchment roll because of the brevity of the text, and together formed one Book of the 24 Books of Hebrew Scripture.

The Twelve include Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and. The Book of the Twelve Prophets was originally on one parchment roll because of the brevity of the text, and originally formed one Book of the 24 Books of Hebrew Scripture.

The Twelve include Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. in about B.C.

Amos was a contemporary of Hosea, Isaiah, and Jonah. Amos and Hosea were co-workers and may even have gone on preaching tours through the land together, although Hosea continued his work after Amos passed from the scene. Isaiah and Micah followed Amos’s ministry and Amos and Jonah book have heard him preach.

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.

The first part of the essay is dedicated to Jonah. The book of Jonah is full of obscurities that raise many questions. Israel Drazin debates these questions lengthy by presenting answers and interpretation suggested by rabbis, scholars and even clerics and theologians. The second part of the book is dedicated to the prophet Amos.5/5(18).

Old Testament Survey – Student Edition Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah CBI - Practical Doctrine Page 95 Obadiah Servant of Jehovah Author: Obadiah verse 1 identifies the author of the Book of Obadiah as the Prophet Obadiah.

Date of Writing: The Book of Obadiah was likely written between and B.C. Purpose of Writing: Obadiah, the shortest book in the Old. Title: Amos, Obadiah, & Jonah: New American Commentary [NAC] By: Billy K. Smith, Frank S.

Page Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: Vendor: B&H Books Publication Date: Dimensions: X (inches) Weight: 1 pound 3 ounces ISBN: ISBN Series: New American Commentary Stock No: WW/5(2). 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. These twelve session LifeGuide ® Bible Study in Jonah, Joel and Amos, written by Doug and Doris Haugen, will help you focus on your number one priority--to seek the Lord and live.

The Book of Amos is the third of the Twelve Minor Prophets in the Tanakh/Old Testament and the second in the Greek Septuagint tradition. Amos, an older contemporary of Hosea and Isaiah, was active c.

BC during the reign of Jeroboam II (– BC), making Amos the first prophetic book of the Bible to be written. Amos lived in the kingdom of Judah but preached in. These 12 studies in Jonah, Joel and Amos will help you focus on your number one priority—to seek the Lord and live.

Introduction Getting the Most Out of Jonah, Joel & Amos. Amos, Obadiah, Jonah is one of the moAmos, Obadiah, Jonah is an Old Testament commentary, written by Billy K.

Smith and Frank S. Page and published by B&H Academic is an enduring work of academic excellence and superior Exegesis with pastoral care/5. In this short book of four chapters, Jonah is commissioned by Yahweh to go to Nineveh, the capital of Assyria, to preach repentance.

Attempting to avoid the command of Yahweh, Jonah boarded a ship, which soon was caught up in a storm. The words of Amos, who was among the sheepbreeders of Tekoa, which he saw concerning Israel in the days of Uzziah king of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam the son of Joash, king of Israel, two years before the earthquake.

The minor prophets Amos, Jonah, and Micah were each called out of their ordinary lives to deliver timely messages-both to their original audiences and for us, today.

While they're each unique, these three biblical books can be connected by the theological themes of divine justice, mercy, judgment, and repentance.5/5(1). The minor prophets Amos, Jonah, and Micah were each called out of their ordinary lives to deliver timely messages-both to their original audiences and for us, today.

While they're each unique, these three biblical books can be connected by the theological themes of divine justice, mercy, judgment, and repentance.

Jonah and the Whale () by Pieter Lastman The Book of Jonah is a book of the Nevi'im ("Prophets") in the Hebrew Bible.

It tells of a Hebrew prophet named Jonah son of Amittai who is sent by God to prophesy the destruction of Nineveh but tries to escape the divine mission. Jonah, you may remember, ran away from his burden because of the weight of the words that God had given him to deliver.

He took a “submarine ride,” crash-landed on the shore, and still had to deliver the message. His attempt to avoid delivering this given message from God did not change the message. (See Jonah 1, 2.) Amos had a heavy message. Scholars have emphasized the importance of Amos among the great prophets of the Old Testament by means of various expressions.

He has been referred to as the “first of the classical prophets,” [1] Philip Hyatt, “The Book of Amos,” Interpretation, III, No. 3 (July, ), the “first of the writing prophets,” [2] James L. Mays, “Words about the Words of Amos,” .3.

Amos asks rhetorical questions and makes a conclusion, vv. 4. YHWH speaks, vv.The UBS, A Translator's Handbook on the Book of Amos, sees as a summary statement concluding chapters (p.

55). However, no .Since Jonah was a contemporary of Amos, see Introduction to Amos: Date and Historical Situation for additional details. Date of Writing. For a number of reasons, including the preaching to Gentiles, the book is often assigned a postexilic date.

At least, it is said, the book must have been written after the destruction of Nineveh in b.c.