Amos in Song and Book Culture (JSOT Supplement Series) by Joyce Louise Rilett Wood PDF

By Joyce Louise Rilett Wood

ISBN-10: 1841272442

ISBN-13: 9781841272443

This learn argues that the gist and move of the prophecy within the booklet of Amos could be attributed to Amos himself, who composed a coherent cycle of poetry. His dire predictions got here after the autumn of Samaria yet earlier than the autumn of Jerusalem. Writing a century later, the writer of the publication preserved yet up-to-date Amos' textual content via becoming it right into a constructing literary, old and prophetic culture. Amos is used as a attempt case to teach that prophecy originated within the acting arts yet was once later remodeled into background and biography. the unique prophecy is a music Amos recited at symposia or gala's. The book's curiosity makes a speciality of the performer and his occasions.

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This examine argues that the gist and circulate of the prophecy within the publication of Amos could be attributed to Amos himself, who composed a coherent cycle of poetry. His dire predictions got here after the autumn of Samaria yet sooner than the autumn of Jerusalem. Writing a century later, the writer of the publication preserved yet up to date Amos' textual content through becoming it right into a constructing literary, ancient and prophetic culture.

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1-2). The sequel to the elegiac verses resumes God's address to the house of Israel and his discussion of Bethel and Gilgal. 4b). In the spirit of his rhetorical questions, Amos argues that 'seeking Yahweh' and 'seeking Bethel' are opposites that clearly do not go together. 6). 4-5). The fourth poem gradually fills in details omitted from the previous poems. 6). The threat of disaster applies no less to the South than it does to the North. 20 Hopelessness and doom are the prevailing mood of the fourth poem.

Geburtstag (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1989), pp. 82-97. 46. The notation is redundant, according to some scholars: Niditch, Symbolic Vision, pp. 34-36; Landy, 'Vision and Poetic Speech in Amos', p. 231; Wolff, Amos, p. 317. 47. On intercession in Amos and the prophets, see Edmond Jacob, 'Prophetes et Intercesseurs', in M. Carrez, J. Dore and P. ), De la Torah au Messie: etudes d'exegese et d'hermeneutique bibliques offertes a Henri Gazelles pour ses 25 annees d 'enseignement a I 'Institut Catholique de Paris, October 1979 (Paris: Desclee, 1981), pp.

317. 47. On intercession in Amos and the prophets, see Edmond Jacob, 'Prophetes et Intercesseurs', in M. Carrez, J. Dore and P. ), De la Torah au Messie: etudes d'exegese et d'hermeneutique bibliques offertes a Henri Gazelles pour ses 25 annees d 'enseignement a I 'Institut Catholique de Paris, October 1979 (Paris: Desclee, 1981), pp. 205-17. 48. 4-8: Der kosmische Frevel handlerischer 1. 5). ' ("Dl? 5). 8b). Just as the new moon passes through its equinox, God is expected to pass by his people or be present at their feasts.

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