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The Hebrew Prophets

Visionaries of the Ancient World

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Part of the The Lion Classic Bible Series book series (BIBLE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-8
  2. Introduction

    1. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 9-15
  3. The Hebrew Prophets in Literature

    1. David L. Jeffrey, H. David Brumble, Marnie Parsons, W. Roger Williams, Lawrence T. Martin, R. T. France et al.
      Pages 17-48
  4. Prophets before the Exile

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-52
    2. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 53-63
    3. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 65-72
    4. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 73-96
    5. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 97-101
    6. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 103-105
    7. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 107-108
    8. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 109-113
    9. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 115-134
  5. Prophets during the Exile

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-136
    2. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 137-152
    3. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 153-160
    4. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 161-163
    5. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 165-174
  6. Prophets after the Exile

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-176
    2. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 177-178
    3. Lawrence Boadt
      Pages 179-186

About this book

Introduction

The prophets of the Ancient world were mystics whose words have transcended the ages. In this collection, Biblical scholars look at passages from the writings of the period, from Isaiah's portrayal of the suffering Messiah to Daniel's dream of the Ancient of Days pronouncing judgment on the earth, to show their importance for us today.

Keywords

ancient world bible biblical studies Christianity

About the authors

Lawernce Boadt is a scholar of Biblical literature living in the U.K.

Bishop Desmond Tutu is a clergyman and political activist living in South Africa.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Hebrew Prophets
  • Book Subtitle Visionaries of the Ancient World
  • Authors NA NA
  • Series Title The Lion Classic Bible Series
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-137-05169-1
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 1998
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection Philosophy and Religion (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-312-22210-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-312-22076-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-137-05169-1
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 218
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Biblical Studies
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