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Prophecy and Prophets The Diversity of Contemporary Issues in Scholarship

by Yehoshua Gitay

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Published by Scholars Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prophets,
  • Comparative studies,
  • Bibles,
  • Religion,
  • Biblical Studies - General,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Middle East,
  • Prophecy,
  • Bible - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8151193M
    ISBN 100788503162
    ISBN 109780788503160

    Paperback. Published: 15 July Pages | 7 black-and-white; 2 color. /8 x /4 inches. ISBN: Current Issues in Old Testament Scholarship. Introduction. Only a few years ago the topic at hand would have seemed marginal to the interests of all but specialists in the field. This is no longer the case. Books, periodicals, television specials, and screen scripts are devoted to a seemingly never-ending thirst for topics of biblical interest.

    Broaden your study of prophecy to include the worldviews of Christians, Muslims, Jews, and Hindus. Or lose yourself in the beauty of Old Testament poetry. Written in accessible language and covering topics highly relevant to contemporary Christians, this collection has . • The nature of prophecy. • Prophetic voices in modern theology and prophecy today: Strategies for preaching judgment and salvation prophecy. • Contemporary genderqueer, feminist, womanist, mujerista, African American, Latinx, post-holocaust perspectives on prophets. • Protestant/Lutheran hermeneutics of the prophets.

    TH Prophets and Prophecy [This is a joint BA/MTS course (TH )] This course will examine the biblical stories about prophets, as well as the works of the classical or “writing” prophets. Students will be introduced to the roles of Israelite prophets in the light of Ancient Near Eastern prophecy in general, and to the role of prophetic. In New Perspectives on Old Testament Prophecy and History, colleagues, students, and friends of Hans M. Barstad offer essays in honour of his esteemed career in biblical butions on prophecy include: the debate on prophets as historical figures, the biblical books of Isaiah, Ezekiel, Hosea, Amos, and Micah, and issues of methodology and interpretation.


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: Prophecy and Prophets The Diversity of Contemporary Issues in Scholarship (): Gitay, Yehoshua: Books/5(2). Get this from a library. Prophecy and prophets: the diversity of contemporary issues in scholarship. [Yehoshua Gitay;] -- "Generations of readers have been inspired by the prophets and the literature ascribed to them.

This present volume offers a remarkable cross-section of insightful research by scholars from around. Prophecy and Prophets: The Diversity of Contemporary Issues in Scholarship avg rating — 2 ratings — published Want to Read saving /5.

Prophecy and Prophets: The Diversity of Contemporary Issues in Scholarship edited by Yehoshua Gitay,SemeiaSt Paperback: Political Satire in the Bible by Ze'ev Weisman,SemeiaSt Paperback: Responsa: Literary History of a Rabbinic Genre by Peter J.

Haas,SemeiaSt Cloth: Jameson and Jeroboam by Roland Boer,   Prophets have existed throughout every era of God's relationship with mankind, but the Old Testament books of the prophets address the "classical" period of prophecy — from the later years of the divided kingdoms of Judah and Israel, throughout the time of exile, and into the years of Israel's return from exile.

In keeping with its predecessors on the Pentateuch (), Historical Books (), and Wisdom, Poetry and Writings (), the Dictionary of the Old Testament Prophets aims to bring the most recent developments in OT scholarship to a broader audience.

The editors, Mark Boda and Gordon McConville, have assembled a team of international. This study seeks to assess biblical prophecy and the widespread ministration of prophecy by contemporary prophetic ministry in Ghanaian neo-prophetic ministries.

Quite recently (in ), a so called Prophet delivered a message supposedly from God to a church member that there was going to be death with two of her family members. i For a helpful introduction to the subject, see Willem VanGemeren, Interpreting the Prophetic Word (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, ); O.

Palmer Robertson, The Christ of the Prophets (Phillipsburg: P&R, ). ii Van Gemeren, Interpreting the Prophetic Word, 42 (emphasis in original); cf. also John F. Sawyer, Prophecy and the Biblical Prophets, rev.

The Latter Prophets--Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and the Book of the Twelve--comprise a fascinating collection of prophetic oracles, narratives, and vision reports from ancient Israel and Judah. Spanning centuries and showing evidence of compositional growth and editorial elaboration over time, these prophetic books offer an unparalleled view into the cultural norms, theological convictions.

Throughout the Hebrew Bible, God guides and saves his people through the words of his prophets. When the prophets are silenced, the people easily lose their way. Christian Prophecy - Niels Christian Hvidt - Oxford University Press. In doing so, they trace major turns in the history of scholarship and lay out issues of contemporary research.” — Hebrew Studies “The editor of the volume has succeeded in gathering a stellar group of contributors representing the main currents within the various tributaries of scholarship on Israelite prophecy.

A Study of Prophecy and the Prophets Gene TaylorLesson Three: Prophet Defined I. Prophet and Prophecy in Scripture: Its Terms A. The word translated “prophet” in our English Bible is the Hebrew term “nabi.” 1.

It occurs about four hundred () times as a noun in the Old Testament. Prophecy and the Prophets. Davis carefully outlines five essential features of the prophetic role and then systematically examines seven representations of prophets and prophecies. Thoroughly theological, Davis's volume provides both instruction and insight for understanding prophecy in Christian tradition and discipleship.

The book guides students into leading questions and issues in contemporary scholarship and surveys different contemporary approaches to the messages of the prophets.

Part 1 introduces the prophets and prophecy in context. The rise of prophecy, the role of the prophet, key themes, and the fate of prophecy are explored. "Chalmers orients Christian readers to Old Testament prophecy, providing insights into the role of prophets and the books that arose from their ministry, as well as strategies for reading and preaching the prophetic collection.

While engaging the best in recent scholarship, this book is accessible to the uninitiated. "Between God and Man: Prophets in Ancient Israel", in Y. Gitay (ed.), Prophecy and Prophets: The Diversity of Contemporary Issues in Scholarship (Semeia Studies; Atlanta, GA: Scholars, ) Garbini, G., "Dal veggente al profeta: evoluzione di un genere letterario", in G.

Prato (ed.), La profezia apologetica di epoca persiana ed. The Place Is Too Small for Us. The Israelite Prophets in Recent Scholarship. Edited by Robert P. Gordon. These seminal essays have been carefully selected to provide a comprehensive introduction to both the major interpretive issues and the major interpreters of biblical prophetic literature.

The Spirit who dwells inside us is also the spirit of prophecy, and, as you will remember, the spirit of prophecy is the testimony of Jesus (see Rev. As the spirit of prophecy draws you continually to the Lord of love, you will know God better and better.

That is our cure for weak character—and our primary prophetic message. BTS Prophecy and Prophets in Context. A graduate seminar focusing on the Old Testament prophetical literature with attention given to historical backgrounds and context, internal message, theological themes, and issues of criticism.

Prerequisites: BTS and BTS With the Dictionary of the Old Testament: Prophets, IVP's Bible Dictionary series completes its coverage of the Old Testament canonical books. A true compendium of recent scholarship, the volume includes articles covering all aspects of Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, the twelve 'minor prophets' and Daniel.

Each book's historical, cultural, religious and literary background is thoroughly. Biblical literature - Biblical literature - The Neviʾim (Prophets): The Hebrew canon of the section of the Old Testament known as the Nevi’im, or the Prophets, is divided into two sections: the Former Prophets and the Latter Prophets.

The Former Prophets contains four historical books—Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings. The Latter Prophets includes four prophetic works—the books of.Abraham Heschel is a seminal name in religious studies and the author of Man Is Not Alone and God in Search of Man.

When The Prophets was first published init was immediately recognized as a masterpiece of biblical scholarship. The Prophets provides a unique opportunity for readers of the Old Testament, both Christian and Jewish, to gain fresh and deep knowledge of I/5(76).“Prophets,” “prophecy,” and “prophetic” are the three words that form the core of this research area.

Prophets interpret the present in light of a specific type of divination practices. Divination was and is a resource to provide a human client, individual, or group access to .