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Meet Amos and Hosea

Rolland Wolfe

Meet Amos and Hosea

the prophets of Israel.

by Rolland Wolfe

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Published by Harper & Bros. in New York and London .
Written in English

  • Bible. O.T. Amos -- Commentaries.,
  • Bible. O.T. Hosea -- Commentaries.

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    LC ClassificationsBS1585 .W6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6481506M
    LC Control Number45003136

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Genre/Form: Commentaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wolfe, Rolland, Meet Amos and Hosea. New York and London, Meet Amos and Hosea book & Bros. Meet Amos and Hosea: The prophets of Israel [Rolland Wolfe] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Like the Book of Amos, the Book of Hosea is addressed to the people of the northern kingdom — Israel. Its fourteen chapters contain both a warning concerning future events and an interpretation of these events' meanings. Throughout the book, the prophet speaks to the people of Israel about the critical situation that developed during the.

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 the northern kingdom of. The book of Amos is a stinging rebuke of a nation that has rejected and forgotten God. It is a stirring warning to all of the dangers of apostasy, rebellion and complacency. And we must never forget that Amos is speaking to us, the church of God, the Israel of God.

He urgently warns us, "Prepare to meet your God!" and shows us how to do it. The prophet Amos, along with the prophets Hosea and Micah, conveys in no uncertain terms what God thinks about oppression, injustice, and neglect of the poor.

The blunt language of these prophets can get our attention in a way that few other things can, and this study of Amos, Hosea, and Micah is a call for each of us to return to the ways of /5(2).

8 Amos, Hosea, Isaiah, Micah Biblical Backgrounds and Old Testament). She and her husband have two daughters, three sons, and eight grandchildren. Stephen Von Wyrick wrote “Bible Comments” for lessons seven through eleven, on the Book of Isaiah. Wyrick serves as professor of HebrewFile Size: 1MB.

Hosea’s primary audience was the people of Israel which mentioned as Ephraim for 30 times in the book. Hosea’s major concern was Baal.

He understood Baal worship to be the reason for Israel’s dilemma. Key Themes: 1. Hosea frequently refers to the Pentateuch, the foundation of Israel’s Meet Amos and Hosea book to God.

Hosea’s long ministry (ca. –) seems to have ended before the fall of Samaria in / Family. Little is known about the life or social status of Hosea. According to the Book of Hosea, he married Gomer, the daughter of Diblaim, but she proved to be unfaithful.

Hosea knew she would be unfaithful, as God says this to him immediately Attributes: Prophet. 2 Kings, 2 Chronicles, Isaiah, Micah, Psalm, Hosea (Isaiah Prophesies Judgment and the Messiah, also, Micah and Hosea Prophesy and Hezekiah is Faithful) David Colburn 05/23/ Book of Hosea, the first of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets, considered as one book, The Twelve, in the Jewish canon.

According to the superscription, Hosea began his prophetic activity during the reign of Jeroboam II (c. – bc).

His prophetic announcements. book of amos key verses: This is what the LORD says: ‘For three sins of Judah, even for four, I will not turn back [my wrath]. Because they have rejected the law of the LORD and have not kept his decrees, because they have been led astray by false gods, the gods their ancestors followed.

PARALLEL GUIDE 26 Amos and Hosea Summary: This chapter elaborates upon the nature and role of prophecy in Israel. Then it looks at Amos and Hosea, who expanded the role of prophecy to include an ethical dimension. Earlier prophecy mainly condemned idolatry and predicted its dire consequences.

These eighth-century exemplars now also denounce. Hosea & Amos: Two Sides of Covenant Failure Whitney Woollard Reading the Book of the Twelve, commonly referred to as the “Minor Prophets,” can be really disorienting.

These books are full of poetic language, metaphors, and imagery unfamiliar to modern ears. Amos (meaning “burden” or “burden-bearer”) was an inhabitant of the rugged region of Tekoa, located in the territory of Judah about 12 miles south of Jerusalem.

He was a shepherd and tended to sycamore fig trees. Despite the fact that he lived in the southern kingdom of Judah, God sent him as His prophet to the northern kingdom of. Hosea's Prophecy (Part Seven) Sermon by Martin G. Collins.

Martin Collins, reminding us that Hosea has sometimes been referred to as the deathbed prophet of Israel, nevertheless assures us that the end of the book is filled with hope and a happy conclusion.

Before. 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.

The Book of Hosea (Hebrew: ספר הושע ‎ Sefer Hōšēaʿ) is one of the books of the Hebrew ing to the traditional order of most Hebrew Bibles, it is the first of the twelve Minor Prophets.

Set around the fall of the Northern Kingdom of Israel, the Book of Hosea denounces the worship of gods other than Yahweh, metaphorically comparing Israel's abandonment of Yahweh to a.

Old Testament Life and Literature () Gerald A. Larue. Chapter 17 - Amos and Hosea. NORTHERN prophecy was revived by two prophets whose oracles are included in the biblical collection often referred to as "The Minor Prophets," a reference to the length rather than the importance of their utterances.

Let’s look at then the book of Amos. Go ahead and turn to that book. Hosea, Joel, Amos, you remember the way it all works from your song or whatever might have been that helps you to remember these things. Amos is part of what we call the minor prophets, but Amos is anything but minor.

Any of the, really, the whole prophets are anything but. Perspectives on Unfaithful Israel () Having provided via his own marriage situation a visible symbolic portrayal of Israel’s failed relationship with God as well as a prophetic sketch of what lay ahead for God’s wayward people, Hosea records several oracles.

Hosea was a young preacher in the nation of Israel, the northern kingdom, and he was a contemporary of the prophets Isaiah and Amos.

He lived, as we are told in the first verse, during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah (kings of Judah, the Southern Kingdom), and during the reign of Jeroboam, the son of Joash, the king of Israel.

The Book of Amos is relevant to this day. Amos is the most noted line of the prophet, quoted in Church liturgies, and by Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. in his Letter from a Birmingham Jail on Apand I Have A Dream speech from the Washington Mall on Aug "But let justice roll down like waters and righteousness like.

LECTURE HOSEA and ISAIAH Today we turn to the book of Hosea, the only book among the latter prophets devoted to a northern prophet who actually hails from the north.

His work is said to begin during the final years of prosperity under Jeroboam II (ca. ), the same ruler of the northern kingdom referred to by the book of Amos.

However, whereasFile Size: KB. The word of the Lord that came to Hosea the son of Beeri, in the days of # Chr. 26; Is. ; Amos Uzziah, # Kin. 7, 32&#;38; 2 Chr. 27; Mic. Jotham. Amos is a contemporary of the prophet Hosea and so the social and religious problems that Hosea faced were the same.

As with Hosea, Amos preached against the social and moral decline of Israel. The worship of Assyrian deities and the huge gulf that had emerged between the ‘haves’ and the ‘have not’s ’. Hosea was a contemporary of Amos and lived in the Northern Kingdom of Israel under Jeroboam II ( B.C.).

He began to prophesy in the last years of Jeroboam, about The theme of the book is the love and fidelity of the Lord Yahweh to his people. This love is typified in the marital situation of Hosea and his wife, Gomer.

The closing oracles of Joel, Hosea and Amos (Hos. 14; Amos ) illustrate this in explicitly economic terms. The threshing floors shall be full of grain, the vats shall overflow with wine and shall eat in plenty and be satisfied, and praise the name of the Lord your God, who has dealt wondrously with you.

Amos chapter 4 KJV (King James Version) IN Jehovah /GOD is pleading to the world; exhausting all means under the sun to get us to repent and become SAVED through the BLOOD OF JESUS, because Time is about to end then the JUDGEMENT BEGIN for both the saved and unsaved.

1 more storm, hurricane, war, sickness, death, but maybe at least 1 more person will become SAVED; sad. 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. The book of Hosea consists of fourteen chapters, which was the record for a minor prophet until Zechariah tied it a couple centuries later.

During the time of the Minor Prophets, the nation of Israel had divided into two separate countries, each with its own government: Israel, the northern country consisting of ten tribes, and Judah, the remaining two tribes in the south. A covenant lawsuit (Heb.: ribh) is a legal disputation in which God brings charges against Israel for violating the covenant.

Examples can be found in the oracles against Judah and Israel in Amos or the accusations concerning swearing, lying, murder, stealing, and adultery in Hosea - Hosea the prophet & Old Testament book of Hosea.

See more ideas about Book of hosea, Old testament and Bible pins. Full text of "Four Prophets Amos Hosea First Isaiah Micah A Modern Translation From The Hebrew" See other formats.

Often called the "minor prophets, " Hosea, Joel, and Amos are anything but that. Theirs are important voices from the biblical tradition of the prophets, and the issues they discuss became characteristic of Hebrew prophecy.

Hosea and Amos are the first of the great classical prophets. And knowing their preaching, as well as Joel's, provides a foundation for understanding all the prophets of. Introduction.

The book of Hosea, a minor prophet, is part of the Book of the Twelve. A highly complex and rhetorically rich text, the book’s backdrop is the rise of the Assyrian Empire in the mid-8th century a became Israel’s greatest threat.

The Minor Prophets and their Message. Hosea - The Lord loves Israel despite her sin. B.C. Joel - Judgment precedes Israel’s future spiritual revival. –* B.C. Amos - God is just and must judge sin.

B.C. Obadiah - Sure retribution must overtake merciless pride. * B.C. Jonah - Divine grace is universal in its sweep. —Biblical Data: The contents of the book may be summarized as follows: Part i., ch. i.-iii.—Two symbolical actions: (a) At the command of Yhwh, Hosea takes to wife an adulterous woman, as a symbol of the people of Israel, who have deserted their God and must be punished for their desertion, but who will be restored to Yhwh's favor after a time of probation.

Audio Series: Meet the Prophets. Find out the hidden relationship between the book of Amos and the festival of Sukkot, and discover how the Apostles used Amos to justify the inclusion of the Gentiles in the kingdom and the Messianic Era.

Here is the story of the prophet Hosea, his unhappy marriage to Gomer, and the last kings of Israel. The book of Hosea relies heavily on word pictures to get its meaning across. The metaphor of Gomer, her harlotry, and Hosea’s unconditional love are tangible representations of God’s message.

However, in chap some of the most beautiful imagery in the entire Bible is. Amos Hebrew aven, a reference to Beth Aven (a derogatory name for Bethel); see Hosea Amos Or lifted up Sakkuth your king / and Kaiwan your idols, / your star-gods ; Septuagint lifted up the shrine of Molek / and the star of your god Rephan, / their idols.The book of Hosea stands first in the order of the so-called minor prophets in common English Bibles, as well as in the ancient Hebrew and Septuagint texts.

Jerome specified that one of the divisions of the Jews’ sacred books was The Book of the Twelve Prophets, which evidently included the book of Hosea to fill out the number Bible Test (Obadiah, Joel, Jonah, Amos, Hosea, Micah, Isaiah) study guide by Rubyboutot includes 77 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more.

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