"Exegesis Of Amos" Essays and Research Papers

Exegesis Of Amos

------------------------------------------------- Exegesis Paper ------------------------------------------------- Acts 7:54-60 Passage The Stoning of Stephen Acts 7:54-60 (New International Version) “54 When the members of the Sanhedrin heard this, they were furious and gnashed their teeth at him. 55 But Stephen, full of the Holy Spirit, looked up to heaven and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God. 56 ”Look,” he said, “I see heaven open and the Son of Man standing...

Acts of the Apostles, Christianity, Crucifixion of Jesus 2624  Words | 7  Pages

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Book of Amos

A. Multiple Choice. (1-5) encircle the Letter of choice 1. During the reign of which kings did Amos prophesy? a. Hezekiah b. Uzziah, king of Judah c. Jeroboam the son of Joash, king of Israel d. All of the above e. B & C 2. To whom does GOD reveal his secrets? (3:7) a. The Levites b. The kings c. The priests d. The prophets e. None of the above 3. What was the Lord going to raise up? a. A nation that would afflict Israel b....

Ahab, David, Jeroboam 467  Words | 3  Pages

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Study of Amos

Book Discovery and Reflection: Amos INTRODUCTION TO AMOS The author reveals himself from the beginning to be Amos. Not a lot is known of Amos, we do know that he was a farmer from Tekoa which was a town about 6 miles southeast of Bethlehem and about ten miles south of Jerusalem in Judah or the southern kingdom. Located on a hill in the desert (2 Chron 11:6; 20:20), the town served as a lookout against invaders approaching Jerusalem (Jer 6:1). In 7:14–15 Amos states he was not a prophet or a...

Chosen people, Conceptions of God, God 2135  Words | 7  Pages

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Amos and Hosea

which is around the 8th century. The prophet Hosea’s ministry occurred during the time of the last two kings of Israel but before the Assyrians had conquered and destroyed the land. Hosea was a modern-day version of previous prophets named Isaiah and Amos. The book of Hosea includes many of his sermons and things that he has done throughout the many years of his ministry. Hosea was a true prophet. Some called the prophet Hosea one of the tenderest prophets. He was also known as a prophet of grace...

Bible, God, History of ancient Israel and Judah 2024  Words | 5  Pages

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Exegesis of Matthew

Exegesis of the Gospel according to Matthew Chapter 5:3-12 The Eight Beatitudes In Matthew's Gospel, starting with Chapter five verses three through twelve, Jesus tells us of the Eight Beatitudes. These verses are much like The Ten Commandments in nature, but more philosophical: · "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven." · "Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." · "Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the Earth." · "Blessed are those...

Christian terms, Christianity, Godspell 907  Words | 3  Pages

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Isaiah and the Book of Amos

on Social Justice in Amos and Isiah” The book of Amos is short, exciting, snappy and full of themes which make out for a popular war movie. It sits uniquely amongst the other books of the Bible and in particular amongst the prophets. Several distinguishing features about the life of Amos and his ministry mark this book out from the other books in the Bible. Amos is the first of “writing prophets” of the eight century. He breaks from the tradition of previous prophets. Amos wasn’t called to be a...

Bible, Chosen people, Christian terms 1218  Words | 4  Pages

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Social Justice in the Book of Amos

I :: Historical Context :: SOCIAL JUSTICE Homer Hailey once said, “back of all moral, social, and political corruption, there lies a basic cause: religious decay and apostasy”.[1] The Prophecies of Amos were written in a time this statement reflects all too well. The Life in the Spirit Study Bible[2] describes the nation of Israel, under Jeroboam II, as being in its “zenith”: it had expanded its borders the farthest the nation had ever seen, no one was waring with the nation, and their economy...

Amos, Authorized King James Version, Bible 1445  Words | 5  Pages

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Exodus Exegesis

 Exegesis on Exodus 1:8-14; 2:23-25; 3:7-10 Introduction The Structure of the Text The book of Exodus is a narrative. It is included in what is called the Pentateuch, or the first five books of the Hebrew Testament. These first five books include the law of God, given to Moses. In this book, a story is told from a spiritual perspective of how God keeps His covenant with His people. “In this book, Moses details the causes and motives of the persecution raised up against the Israelites...

Bible, Canaan, Hebrews 2092  Words | 7  Pages

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Analysis of Amos 8

Analysis of Amos 8 1 This is what the Sovereign Lord showed me: a basket of ripe fruit. 2 “What do you see, Amos?” he asked. “A basket of ripe fruit,” I answered. Then the Lord said to me, “The time is ripe for my people Israel; I will spare them no longer. 3 “In that day,” declares the Sovereign Lord, “the songs in the temple will turn to wailing. Many, many bodies—flung everywhere! Silence!” (New International Version, Amos 8:1-3) In the first three verses of Amos 8, the prophet Amos tells of...

Bible, Canaan, God 1036  Words | 3  Pages

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Amos Police Force Paper

INTRODUCTION The Town of Amos, a municipality in the north-west part of Quebec, has to address the continuous rise of its local police budget. Over the past five years, the Amos Police Force budget has increased at an annual rate of 5% (while the budgets of all the other town departments have increased by only 3%), and it currently represents 30% of the town’s annual budget. Regardless of these increases, over the same time interval the actual police expenditures have exceeded the allocated budget...

Budget, Budgets, Constable 2479  Words | 7  Pages

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Application of Amos in Sem

Among the familiar examples where AMOS is employed to achieve the research objectives are: 1) In the field of psychological research — AMOS could be employed to model the role of counselling intervention in helping the healing process of patients in a hospital. Figure 1: Modelling the Moderator Variable Amount of Medication Administered is an independent variable since it can be increased or decreased (manipulated) by the researcher. Degree of Wellness is a dependent variable since it is the...

Figure 8, Job, Linear regression 543  Words | 3  Pages

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Hebrew Bible Exegesis

The translation and exegesis of the Hebrew Bible , have led to many versions of stories that we thought we knew, especially the book of Genesis and the first fall story . Hebrew words such as adam, and other significant words in Hebrew language will be the main focus on in this paper. These words can have very different meanings according to the exegetes and also of a person's belief system that is translating them. Thorough critical analysis of postexilic writings will cast doubt into believers...

Bible, Book of Genesis, Hebrew Bible 1553  Words | 4  Pages

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General Principles of Hermeneutics and Exegesis

principles of hermeneutics and exegesis to facilitate a better understanding of biblical texts. Before we can determine what a given text might mean for us today, we must establish what it meant for its original audience. 1 Hermeneutics and exegesis are inter-woven in the perspective of considering them as the science of biblical interpretations. Therefore hermeneutics cannot be said to be complete without exegesis. The relevance of the principles of hermeneutics and exegesis cannot be over emphasized...

Bible, Biblical hermeneutics, Christian terms 1936  Words | 7  Pages

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Exegesis Paper

 JESUS CURSES THE FIG TREE Submitted To --------------------- In Partial Fulfillment Of REL2240-Intro to New Testament By May 1, 2014 Jesus Curses the Fig Tree: An Exegesis of Matthew 21:18-22 Introduction Jesus is always recognized for His miracles, His miracles that characteristically heal and restore God’s creation. Yet here, and here alone, He intentionally curses and destroys something that God has made. This act...

Books of the Bible, Ficus, Gospel of Mark 2424  Words | 9  Pages

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The Attitude of God in Exodus, Hosea, and Amos

Throughout the Bible, we see many different qualities in our God. Several attitudes surface within the events of its history. Throughout time, people have debated these attitudes and their origins because often, like in the books of Exodus, Hosea, and Amos, there are several examples of how God is compassionate and forgiving while He is also vindictive and demanding. So, what kind of God is He? This can be illustrated in the story of the Israelites. We see a very compassionate, loving God in the book...

Bible, Canaan, Chosen people 1113  Words | 3  Pages

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Exegesis: Judges Iii

Exegesis: Judges III Inside the Passage -key pieces of the passage explained in detail (historically, message wise, theologically) -Key word study (comprehensive, definitive, and aware complexity and ambiguity?) -summary of the passage (clear, concise, persuasive) -other Biblical material to understand this passage (references elsewhere in the OT or NT - list your sources Outline I. Prologue: Incomplete Conquest and Apostasy (1:1- 3:6) A. First Episode: Israel’s Failure to Purge...

Bible, Biblical judges, Book of Judges 989  Words | 3  Pages

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The Exegesis of Exodus 21:1-11

The Exegesis of Exodus 21:1-11 The Law concerning Slaves 1These are the ordinances that you shall set before them: 2When you buy a male Hebrew slave, he shall serve six years, but in the seventh he shall go out a free person, without debt.3If he comes in single, he shall go out single; if he comes in married, then his wife shall go out with him.4If his master gives him a wife and she bears him sons or daughters, the wife and her children shall be her master's and he shall go out alone.5But if...

Bible, Black Hebrew Israelites, Canaan 1884  Words | 5  Pages

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Exegesis on Jeremiah 31:23-40

Jonathan Gogol Jim Dumke Intro. OT Exegesis #2 Jeremiah 31:23-40 This particular section of the book of Jeremiah talks about a revelation from Yahweh that entails a promise of a “new covenant” for His people Israel; one that would enable them to fully know and follow Yahweh and his commands. This vision of consolation comes despite Israel’s consistent unfaithfulness to Yahweh, and also at a time when the people are truly suffering; by way of the destruction of their land by the hands of...

Asherah, Bible, Jeremiah 2232  Words | 6  Pages

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Exegesis of Thomas Hobbes

Duprel Nave-Kilpatrick POL 118 M/W 1/25/12 Exegesis of Hobbes Ch. 5: assignment #1 Thomas Hobbes was an Englishman who wrote the Leviathan during the English Civil War in the 17th century. Naturally Hobbes spends chapter five, and most of the Leviathan describing how to avoid internal conflict. Hobbes argues that by using logical reasoning and eliminating disagreement a state can avoid internal conflict. Hobbes begins chapter five with a definition for...

Critical thinking, Inductive reasoning, Leviathan 761  Words | 3  Pages

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Exegesis of Revelation 17

because of its symbolism its controversy and I think in some ways it applies to today's society. Revelation is considered to be the most apocalyptic book of the Bible. The 17th passage is a very vivid and mystical example of this apocalypse. In my exegesis I shall make reference to the historical Association between the symbolisms of these verses that many scholars have made, and how the symbolism relates in today's world (considering history often repeats itself). v. 1: The Judgment of the Great...

Antichrist, Babalon, Book of Revelation 1631  Words | 5  Pages

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The Book of Amos

INTRODUCTION The Book of Amos is a point of departure for social criticism in the Old Testament. It presents a remarkably comprehensive (one might even say holistic) prophetic view of both corporate and individual moral, religious and political responsibilities that are incumbent upon man in covenantal relationship with God, and the devastating effects for the Chosen People of God, as well as “the nations,” for failure to observe them. This paper reflects on the essentials of the social message...

Chosen people, God, History of ancient Israel and Judah 3764  Words | 10  Pages

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Exegesis on Ephesians 6:1-3

EXEGESIS PAPER ON EPHESIANS 6:1-3 ‘Children Obeying & Honouring their parents is a right thing to do and bring blessings’ Background: Paul the author of this letter, realizing that the Ephesians were starting to forsake their first love, wrote this epistle to encourage them to love both God and their fellow saints. The letter begins with love (1:4,6) and ends with love (6:23-24).1 Chapter 1-3 are principally the doctrinal elaboration of the theme, love, unity, and chapter 4-6 teach what should...

Epistle to the Ephesians, Epistle to the Galatians, New Testament 1445  Words | 5  Pages

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Amos and Hosea

Amos and Hosea Amos was a Judean who believed he was commissioned by Yahweh to address his words to Israel, However Hosea was a native Israelite. With these two men was the custom of recording oracles which appear to have begun, for if the words of their prophetic predecessors were preserved in a written form, then they would have long since been lost to us all. Within a few years, prophets sharing similar concerns with Amos and Hosea began to be active in Judah and their words too, were preserved...

Chosen people, God, God in Judaism 417  Words | 2  Pages

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Amos The historical

Amos the Prophet The historical background A wandering people At the start of what is a series looking at some of the prophets of Israel, it might be helpful to do a little history which gives us a feel of the background. When I recently visited Israel and went in to the desert, it was interesting to note the Bedouin still living there in tents in a very primitive way. I wondered if the reaction to these roaming people was the same as the reaction in England to gypsies. Here in England the wandering...

David, Jeroboam, Jerusalem 3455  Words | 9  Pages

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Famous Amos

1. Executive Summary Famous Amos is one of the most recognizable cookie brands in the world and its products are positioned as premium quality. Initiated by Wally Amos in 1975, the brand currently belongs to the Kellogg Company and is available in most parts of the world. However, it remains alien to China and this report is dedicated to Famous Amos’ entry into Shanghai. Its products include bite-sized chocolate cookies, sandwiched cookies and muffins that come in various flavors. Apart from...

China, Economy of the People's Republic of China, Famous Amos 12774  Words | 42  Pages

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Exegesis on Exodus 20

Bible Exegesis: Exodus 20 Prior to beginning this assignment, I had already found a passionate interest in theology, primarily the logical historical analysis of the Old Testament. I had read several books on the topic, but still had a thirst for more knowledge. With that said, my preceding assumptions predominantly consisted of skepticism towards the religious interpretation of the Old Testament. I believed that Exodus 20 was a prime example of the religious establishment interpreting an ancient...

Bible, God, Israelites 2254  Words | 6  Pages

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Exegesis of Genesis 22:1-19

Exegesis of Genesis 22:1-19 The book of Genesis forms part of a series of ‘historical’ books that begins with the creation story and ends with the destruction of the kingdom of Judah (6BCE.) These narrated events are in a chronological sequence (Barton 2001:38).It is the first book of the Old Testament and Pentateuch (Barton 2001:12) . Jews name these five books the Torah or ‘the law’(Holdsworth 2005:71). The passage(Gen22:1-19) reveals God’s relationship through a trial with a major character...

Abraham, Bible, Book of Genesis 2399  Words | 7  Pages

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Exegesis Paper

your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread; and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors, and do not subject us to the final test, but deliver us from the evil one.” This passage is the one I chose for my exegesis paper because Literary Criticisms A. Context: In the beginning of chapter 6 in the Gospel of Matthew, The Lord speaks of performing good deeds in secret and not seeking praise for it. Towards the end of the chapter The Lord speaks of forgiving...

Bible, Christian terms, Christianity 516  Words | 8  Pages

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Exegesis of Isaiah 7:14-16

History of the Old Testament Exegesis of Isaiah 7:14-16 Historical Context of Isaiah 7:14-16 The book of Isaiah is a vast collection of many works by both Isaiah and other anonymous writers. Although the entire book is dated from the post-exilic period, different sections of the book were written at various times. In fact, the organization of the book isn’t ordered chronologically, but rather by combining separate literary works and booklets (Hastings 424). According to Robert Alter and Frank...

Ahaz, Assyria, Babylonian captivity 2101  Words | 6  Pages

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Minor Prophet Amos

Authorship The title of the book comes from its writer, Amos. Amos is the first prophet whose name also serves as the title of the corresponding biblical book in which his story is found. The prophet’s name means “burden-bearer” or “load-carrier.” He was unassuming, but bold and fearless when called to bear witness against the evils of his day. He was not known for his sympathy or warmth, but for his sense of justice and pride. Amos’ hometown was Tekoa a village in Judah, about ten miles south...

Bible, Book of Amos, History of ancient Israel and Judah 2452  Words | 8  Pages

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John Amos Comenius

John Amos Comenius In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. However, the Mayflower with the pilgrims did not reach the Americas until the late 1620’s; nearly a century later. This century in Europe was marked with revolution and change. Reformists could be found nearly everywhere, despite the Catholic Church’s best attempts to stop this reformation. One such reformist, John Amos Comenius, was a teacher, a priest, and a writer. Writing over 200 educational books, his works included the first texts...

Czech Republic, Early childhood education, Education 660  Words | 2  Pages

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The Prophet Amos and the Zimbabwean Context

LECTURES ON THE BOOK OF AMOS The historical background The prophet Amos is the first on the list of classical prophets, who included Hosea, Isaiah as well as Jeremiah. He is the first among the prophets whose oracles have come down to us in the form of a whole book, according to M.L. Barre, the New Jerome Biblical Commentary. It goes without saying that Amos inaugurated a movement which left an indelible mark on Israelite religious land scape, as seen in the new dimensions of the 8thcentury prophetic...

Africa, Amos, Book of Amos 9893  Words | 24  Pages

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Biblical Exegesis

Brittany Barnes HRE4M Mr. Campbell 12 April, 2013 The Unknown Forces of Chaos This story addresses the primal fears that cripple us as human beings and as followers of Jesus, which are fears of the power of chaos in its many and varied forms, from the uncontrollable powers of nature to the irrational forces that suddenly arise from the depths of our personal lives. Symbolized as storms, wind, and ghosts, these unknown forces of chaos blow through our lives and the fear of these powers often...

Gospel, Gospel of Mark, Gospel of Matthew 1723  Words | 5  Pages

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Exegesis Paper

Exegesis of Ephesians 3:14-21 Corinne Burke Northwest University Introduction Interpreting a text from the Bible properly is much more than simply reading the text and applying the first thing that comes to mind. The author has a specific meaning for each part of the text, and although many may think that the application of text is specific to the individual, this is not the case. Scripture has lost many different literary tools that the author used in order for the readers to better understand...

Bible, Christianity, God 3784  Words | 9  Pages

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Exegesis: Jonah

JONAH OLD TESTAMENT EXEGESIS K. Andersen Old Testament BIB 303 November 28, 2012 Table of Contents Outline………………………………………………….2 Introduction……………………………………….……3 Content Analysis………………………………….……3 Nineveh and Jonah’s Decision…………………………5 Main Characters………………………………….….…8 Jonah’s Rebellion and God’s Grace………...…………11 Conclusion…………………………………….……….12 PracticalApplication………………………………..….12 Outline 1....

Book of Jonah, Fish, God 4167  Words | 11  Pages

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Exegesis #3 Mark 6:1-11

 Exegesis 3: Mark 6:1-11 I. Jesus displeases the Pharisees (1-5) a. Walking through the grain fields (1) a.i. On the Sabbath day (1) a.ii. With his disciples (1) b. They plucked some heads of grain (1) b.i. They were hungry(1) b.ii. They ate the grain(1) c. The Pharisees question Jesus (2) c.i. Why are they doing something that goes against the Sabbath? (2) c.ii. Jesus asks them if they have read what David did when he was hungry (3) c.ii.1. He entered the house of god (4) c.ii.2. Took...

Biblical Sabbath, Gospel, Gospel of Luke 1697  Words | 5  Pages

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An Exegesis of Ephesians


Christ, Christian terms, Gnosticism 12789  Words | 71  Pages

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Exegesis Isaiah

ritualism that would vie with true belief after the Babylonian captivity would be over. With a voice like a trumpet, Isaiah exposed the newest deadly sin of God’s people (Is. 58:1). How would they behave and what appearance would they give? (Is. 58:2) Exegesis Verse 6 6 הֲלוֹא זֶה צוֹם אֶבְחָרֵהוּ פַּתֵּחַ חַרְצֻבּוֹת רֶשַׁע הַתֵּר אֲגֻדּוֹת מוֹטָה וְשַׁלַּח רְצוּצִים חָפְשִׁים וְכָל־מוֹטָה תְּנַתֵּקוּ׃ In the following verse God presents the fast that would please him, and after he prescribes it...

Bible, Biblical studies, Book of Isaiah 5881  Words | 17  Pages

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Christianity and Social Justice in Nigeria in the Historical Context of Amos 5:15-17

CHRISTIANITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE IN NIGERIA IN THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF AMOS 5: 15 – 17. By Ven. Dr. Ayodele Adeyinka ATOWOJU Dept. of Religious Studies, Faculty of Humanities, Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo. ABSTRACT Christians through the ages have had challenges over questions of social involvement. The extreme separatists assert that the world is under the sway of the evil power of darkness and intrinsically evil in itself. They believe that the principalities...

Bible, Chosen people, God 6770  Words | 16  Pages

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Marketing analysis of Famous Amos (Singapore)

Executive SummaryFamous Amos was established in the year 1983 in Singapore. It is now under Kellog's Company since it was bought over in year 2001. Famous Amos offers cookies with nine varieties of flavours. It products also includes muffins and brownies. They serve the consumer with its finest and freshly made cookies. They believe in making the chip for the future generation. Famous Amos Cookies are also recognised as the best chocolate chip cookies in the world. Their cookies also meet the needs...

Chocolate, Chocolate chip, Chocolate chip cookie 3871  Words | 12  Pages

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Explain the Relevance of the Ministry of the Prophet Amos, a Prophet of Social Justice to Our Present Day Setting.

Explain the relevance of the ministry of the prophet Amos, a prophet of social justice to our present day setting. "Writing at a time of prosperity, when a sharp contrast existed between the luxurious life of the nation's leaders and the oppression of the poor was the prophet Amos" (John W. Ritenbaugh) During the reign of Jeroboam II Israel had become a wealthy and prosperous nation. It was a golden age for Israel, a time of political stability and economic growth. This wealth however was not...

Bible, Israelites, Jeroboam II 1556  Words | 4  Pages

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Exegesis Paper on Luke 12:49-53

Exegesis Paper on Luke 12:49-53 “I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! 50 I have a baptism with which to be baptized, and what stress I am under until it is completed! 51 Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division. 52 For now on five in one house there will be divided, three against two and two against three; 53 They will be divided: father against son and son against father, mother against daughter and daughter...

Baptism, Christian terms, Christianity 2381  Words | 6  Pages

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Understanding the Words of the Prophet Amos: Speech of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

I HATE YOUR WORSHIP A RESEARCH PAPER ON AMOS 5:21-25 CONTENTS INTRODUCTION……………………………………………………………………………….2 AN HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF AMOS…………………………………………………..3 The Funeral Dirge……………………………………………………………………………3 The Judicial System………………………………………………………………………….4 The Heart of Amos’ Message……………………………………………………………….5 HOLY GATHERINGS…..………………………………………………………………………5 SACRIFICIAL OFFERINGS…………………………………………………………………...7 Burnt Offerings………………………………………………………………………………8 ...

Animal sacrifice, Bible, God 5097  Words | 17  Pages

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The Great Gatsby Exegesis

Sophia Liu English III Honors – period 3 Mrs. Snipes 9/24/10 Exegesis He had come a long way to this blue lawn and his dream must have seemed so close that he could hardly fail to grasp it. He did not know that is was already behind time, somewhere back in that vast obscurity beyond the city, where the dark fields of the republic rolled on under the night. Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgastic future that year by year recedes before us. It eluded us then, but that’s no matter...

Dream, Future, James Truslow Adams 430  Words | 2  Pages

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This essay compares some major works in ancient history: The Epic of Gilgamesh, The Code of Hammurabi, Job, The Ten Commandments, and Amos

heritage. Some of these documents that "capture the characteristic outlook of an age and that provide a sense of movement and development of Western history" include The Epic of Gilgamesh, The Code of Hammurabi, Genesis, Job, the Ten Commandments, and Amos. The Epic of Gilgamesh, often referred to as "the greatest work of Mesopotamian literature" was written on or around 2000 B.C. It is the story of Gilgamesh, a historical figure who was half man and half god and his quest for immortality. There are...

Akkadian language, Babylon, Babylonia 969  Words | 3  Pages

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Exegesis: Bible and Word Biblical Commentary

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION The intent of this pericope requires and evokes interpretive moves that go beyond the conventions of a commentary. This exegesis, of course, makes much use of the rich tradition of commentaries. And that tradition is richer in the book Genesis than almost anywhere else in Old Testament studies. Many Christians today accept the simple fact that the Book of Genesis, and even the...

Adam and Eve, Bible, Book of Genesis 6509  Words | 18  Pages

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Construction, Critical path method, Dar es Salaam 2077  Words | 12  Pages

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Exegesis of Ephesisns 1:15-23

HATFIELD CHRISTIAN CHURCH NORTH TRAINING CENTRE An Exegesis on Ephesians 1:13-14 Ephesians 1:13 In Him, you also, after listening to the message of truth, the gospel of your salvation -- having also believed, you were sealed in Him with the Holy Spirit of promise Greek: en o kai humeis akousantes ton logon tes aletheias, to euaggelion tes soterias humon, en o kai pisteusantes esphragisthete to pneumati tes epaggelias to hagio Amplified: In Him you also who have heard the Word of Truth, the glad...

Christian terms, Christianity, God 2979  Words | 8  Pages

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Exegesis on the Great Commission

Major Exegesis Key terms…………………………………….……………………………………………………………. Pg 2 Introduction to Matthew……………………………………………………………………………. Pg 4 Verse by Verse…………………………………………………………………………………………... Pg 5 Hermeneutics……………………………………………………………………………………………. Pg 9 Refferences……………………………………………………………………………………………….. Pg 10 Matthew 28:16-20 16 Then the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had told them to go. 17 When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. 18 Then Jesus came to...

Gospel, Gospel of Mark, Gospel of Matthew 2927  Words | 8  Pages

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Exegesis of the Book of James

An Exegesis of James Synopsis/Overview: The Book of James is addressed to the twelve tribes in the Dispersion and outlines how an individual should live their life. The book of James outlines the faith walk through sincere religion, honest faith, and wisdom. The book of James also contains a significant parallel to Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 5-7. James begins by describing the overall traits of the walk of faith. James goes on to discuss the evil of the tongue, the responsibility...

Bible, Biblical canon, Christianity 3509  Words | 10  Pages

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Exegesis on Matthew 18v1-5

 Context This is part of a discourse1where Jesus arrived in Capernaum2 with his disciples after speaking of his own death and healing a demon possessed boy. They came across the temple tax collectors3, where Jesus had to put a situation right with Peter with regards to the paying of taxes and that as a King himself should not be paying taxes, but He chose not to make the situation worse so he sent Peter fishing where he found a coin inside the mouth of a fish in order to pay...

Bible, Child, Christianity 631  Words | 3  Pages

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Exegesis of Plato's Euthrypro

Plato’s Euthyphro begins with Socrates and Euthyphro meeting at the Hall of Kings regarding charges made against Socrates, that he is an impious man corrupting the youth of Athens. Euthrypro is at the Hall of Kings prosecuting his father, and is quick to brag to Socrates about what a pious man he himself is, for making such scandalous accusations against his own father in the name of piety. Socrates of course takes the opportunity to begin questioning Euthyphro about what it truly means to be pious...

Aristotle, Definition, Euthyphro 915  Words | 3  Pages

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PHI370 first exegesis book two

Melissa Greenberg Prof Burke PHI 370 2-24-15 First Exegesis- Book Two, the definition of virtue Aristotle’s definition of virtue has been modified multiple times throughout book two; however, by (1107a) he comes to a true definition of virtue. Aristotle refers to virtue as what enables a person to live a truly happy life. Virtues work in accordance with the soul to enable people to make the right decisions about how to act in the given circumstances. According to Aristotle’s definition of virtue...

Acts of the Apostles, Ethics, Good and evil 657  Words | 2  Pages

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Relationship of the Messages of Amos and Hosea to the Mosaic Covenant

Relationship of the Messages of Amos and Hosea to the Mosaic Covenant Assignment: From the oracles of Amos and Hosea show how their messages were true to the Mosaic revelation. (Think particularly of the Sinai covenant blessings and curses and the new beginning). 1.0 Introduction In completing this assignment, I shall first endeavour to answer the question: What are the key elements of the Mosaic revelation? In addition, a brief overview of the n New Beginnings promise will be presented....

Abraham, Bible, Canaan 3657  Words | 11  Pages

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