The book of amos has 11 ratings and 4 reviews samuel said: really good commentary on the book of amos there. The book of amos amos was a sheepbreeder of tekoa in judah, who delivered his oracles in the northern kingdom during the prosperous reign of jeroboam ii. The book of amos is attributed to him life prophet amos as depicted by gustave doré before becoming a prophet, amos was a sheep herder and a. How can the answer be improved. Almost all scholars agree that the book of amos was originally a single book that the prophet amos wrote. Structure of the book genres used in the book what sort of book is amos structure of the book there are several ways to approach reading a book like amos, and these can produce different understandings of how it is structured.
The book of amos - by charles box transgressions bring god's judgment--amos one --amos was a farmer and a herdmen god sent him with a message of judgment for israel and for surrounding nations. The book of amos, the third of the twelve (minor) prophets, has been one of the most significant and influential books of the bible from the time it was written (8th century bce) down to the 20th century comprising only nine chapters of oracles, it was the book is a collection of individual. David malick malick received a masters of theology in bible exposition, with honors, from dallas theological seminary in 1984 in 2003, he earned his juris doctorate, magna cum laude, from capital university law school, where he received the order of the curia. Previous book previous chapter read the full chapter next chapter next book 1 the words of amos, one of the shepherds of tekoa—the vision he saw concerning israel two years before the earthquake, when uzziah was king of judah and jeroboam son of jehoash a was king of israel 2 he said: “the lord.
Amos 1, king james version (kjv) the words of amos, who was among the herdmen 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. Overview of the book of amos author: the prophet amos purpose: to reveal the severity of divine judgment for covenant infidelity in israel and judah and to declare the hope of a great restoration after the approaching destruction and exile.
The book of amos is an astounding prophecy, closely paralleling the conditions in modern israel today this first part deals with introductory materia. New beginnings ministry, inc study in the book of amos chapter 3. The purpose of the book of amos was to announce god’s holy judgment on the kingdom of israel (the northern kingdom), call them to repentance, and to turn from their self-righteous sins and idolatry god raised up the prophet amos, as an act of his great mercy to a people who repeatedly shunned and.
The book of amos 342 likes photo essay for three crimes of moab and now four i will not take it back because he burned to ashes the bones of edom’s king, i will send fire upon moab and it will devour the strongholds of kerioth. The book of amos is one of the books of the nevi'im (hebrew: prophets) and of the christian old testament amos is one of the minor prophets this short article. What must the people of israel do, in the book of amos, so that they would be blessed again by god they must fast for many days they must make sacrifices. Book of amos עמוס (hebrew) general information amos, a book of the old testament, is the third book of the minor prophets it takes its name from the prophet amos who lived c 750 bc as a shepherd at tekoa in the southern kingdom of judah.
The bible is often regarded as a book of stories based on a primitive people's understanding of the world around them as such, many people--and even some christians--believe that it is not a reliable source of history but science continues to prove them wrong an ancient earthquake the kings of israel and judah ruled during. In this volume, jeremias suggests that the book of amos was produced through various stages over time while he does write from a critical perspective, his creativity offers a sensitivity to literary issues within the text that is often missing from critical work the old testament library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important.
The book of amos i title the title is the same in hebrew as it is in the english and greek translations the name amos means burden or burdensome. The book of amos - kjv audio holy bible - high quality and best speed - book 30 - duration: 25:40 the two preachers 6,559 views. Book of amos go to amos index title: as with each of the minor prophets, the title comes from the name of the prophet to whom god gave his message (1:1.
Why study this book the book of amos records some of the prophecies and teachings that the prophet amos delivered to the kingdom of israel during the. Notes on the book of amos the prophet: little is known about amos he has a rural background and comes from judah (hence is viewed as an. Study complete amos part 1 – the herdmen of tekoa – amos 1:1 – 1:2 amos part 2 – the circumcision of christ – amos 1:3 – 1:5 amos part 3 – binding the strong man – amos 1:6 – 1:8 amos part 4 – forgetting the brotherly covenant – amos 1:9 – 1:10 amos continue reading book of amos. Amos chapter nine commentary by ron beckham audio bible study – amos 9:1-5 verse 1 i saw the lord standing beside the altar, and he said, 'smite the capitals so that the thresholds will shake, and break them on the heads of them all.