Hebrew Prophets An Introduction

ISBN-10: 0800697375
ISBN-13: 9780800697372
Edition: 2010
Authors: Jack R. Lundbom
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Description: Noting that the legacy of the prophets remains a powerful element in contemporary society, Jack R. Lundbom explores the contours of prophetic speech in ancient Israel. He surveys the elements of each prophet's message, describes the characteristics  More...

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Book details

Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date: 9/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Noting that the legacy of the prophets remains a powerful element in contemporary society, Jack R. Lundbom explores the contours of prophetic speech in ancient Israel. He surveys the elements of each prophet's message, describes the characteristics of prophetic rhetoric and symbolic behavior, and discusses the problem of authenticity: how did individuals make the claim to speak as prophets, and how did their audiences recognize their claims? The Words of the Prophets offers an authoritative introduction to the phenomenon of ancient prophetic speech for the contemporary reader-and hearer.

Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction
Marks, Messages, and Measures of Authenticity in the Hebrew Prophets
To Be a Prophet...
The Divine Call
The Divine Word
The Divine Vision
Mighty Works
The Divine Spirit
Prayer
The Prophetic Message-What Is It?
Foretelling and Forthtelling
Corrective Speech
Covenant Disobedience
Social Injustice
Censure of Other Nations
Authentic Messages
Messages of the Prophets
Early Messengers of Yahweh
Samuel: Prophet of Obedience
Nathan: Prophet of the Covenants
Gad: Prophet to David about the Census
Elijah: Prophet of Yahweh Alone
Elisha: Prophet against Moab and Syria
Amos: Prophet of Justice and Righteousness
Second Moses: Prophet of the Song
Hosea: Prophet of Divine Compassion
Micah: Prophet against Urban Oppression
Isaiah: Prophet of Holiness and the Holy One
Zephaniah: Prophet of the Day of Yahweh
Habakkuk: Prophet at the Watchtower
Huldah: Prophetess of the Temple Scroll
Joel: Prophet of the Outpouring Spirit
Nahum: Prophet against Assyria
Feremiah: Prophet of the New Covenant
Obadiah: Prophet against Edom
Ezekiel: Prophet of Yahweh's Glory
Second Isaiah: Prophet of the Incomparability of Yahweh
Jonah: The Reluctant Prophet
Haggai: Prophet for Rebuilding the Temple
Zechariah: Prophet of the Branch
Second Zechariah: Prophet of Yahweh's Coming King
Malachi: Prophet of Yahweh's Messenger
Measures of Authenticity
The Locus of Authenticity
The Inspirational Event
The Prophetic Act
The Dynamic Message
The Believing Community
Tests for Authenticity
Visions and Signs
The Way of Yahweh
Fulfillment of Yahweh's Word
Prophetic Integrity
Moral Behavior
Poetry, Prose, Rhetoric, and Symbolism in the Herbrew Prophets
Prophetic Discourse in Poetry and Prose
Hebrew Poetry
Poetry in the Hebrew Prophets
Prophetic Oracles in Prose
Rhetorical Discourse in the Prophets
Rhetoric in the Ancient Near East
Hebrew Rhetoric
Prophetic Rhetoric
Repetition
Accumulation
Tropes
Comparison
Contrast
Argument
Humor and Irony
Drama
Prophetic Signs, Wonders, and Symbolic Behavior
Signs and Wonders
Symbolic Acts
Ahijah the Shilonite
Alijah and Elisha
Amos
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Ezekiel
The Prophet as Symbol
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index of Passages
Index of Subjects

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