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Commentary on the Twelve Prophets

Cyril Saint, Patriarch of Alexandria

Commentary on the Twelve Prophets

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Prophets -- Commentaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    StatementCyril of Alexandria ; translated by Robert C. Hill
    SeriesThe Fathers of the church -- v. 115
    ContributionsHill, Robert C. 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1505.53 .C9713 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1- > ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17249333M
    ISBN 100813201152
    ISBN 109780813201153
    LC Control Number2007016972

    For example: Amos Chapter 8 opens with God showing Amos a basket of figs. Aside from historical interests, what is the value of reading a year old commentary on the Minor Prophets? Occasionally in the course of human events one country splits into two, which is exactly what happened to the kingdom of Israel after the reign of King Solomon. The twelve Minor Prophets mention figs a total of twelve times. NRSV Malachi And I will put this third into the fire, refine them as one refines silver, and test them as gold is tested.

    The abundance of fish in the sea can be a symbol of life in abundance, similar to the way that figs and grapes express the fertility of land. Driver above] Kautzsch, E. This section in turn falls into two parts. Figs and vines In a world without Fig Newtons, figs and grapevines were easily understandable symbols of fertile soil and abundance. The three vols were reprinted in a single vol.

    Bertholet ed. First and second editions: and According to the narrative in 2 Kings 9—10, Jehu was God's chosen instrument to bring the Omride dynasty and its Baal worship to an end. Guess who happens to show up in the book of Obadiah, which many scholars believe refers to Edom joining with Babylon to gang up on Judah? Doce Profetas menores.


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Commentary on the Twelve Prophets by Cyril Saint, Patriarch of Alexandria Download PDF Ebook

Historico-critical approaches On the whole Western scholars interested in the historical context of the biblical text have treated each of the twelve as a separate book. Partis septimae, prophetas minores continentis, volumen tertium. Jahrhunderts: Amos, Hosea, Jesaja, Micha Fish and Swarming Critters Forget puppies and cats—the Minor Prophets were much bigger fans of swarming insects and fish.

Pomegranate, palm, and apple-- all the trees of the field are dried up; surely, joy withers away among the Commentary on the Twelve Prophets book. Davis above for a later adaptation of this work] Sweeney, M. Commentaries published from to the present Achtemeier, E.

It is the first stage in a series of equal stages, and so it is a fitting way to refer to the first section of many that make up "the word of the LORD" from Hosea Exile and Return In Commentary on the Twelve Prophets book times, invaders and conquerors typically carried off the inhabitants of the conquered nations and relocated them to the country of the invaders.

As strange as it may seem today, these are all typical ways of talking about politics during the time of the Minor Prophets. Each of the twelve individual books - Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi - begins with its own narrative introduction that identifies the prophet and provides details concerning the historical setting and literary characteristics.

These are followed by prophets that are set in the later Assyrian period: Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah. Volumen tertium: Micha, Nahum et Habacuc. Ausgabe [same publisher]. Roberts above] [see also s. In the Hebrew tradition they are one book - the "book of the twelve". For example, commenting on HaggaiJerome take the pomegranate as a reference to the church.

As usual, the privacy settings are worthless. Band 6: Die Propheten seit dem 4. Their hermeneutical method, while labeled Christological by their modern supporters, is actually arbitrary and violates the basic linguistic principles that govern meaningful communication.

Jack []. Steiner KeH; Leipzig: Hirzel, Sweeney, M. The superscription to the book of Hosea is comparable in form and function to other superscriptions in the Latter Prophets e.

NRSV Joel He shall judge between many peoples, and shall arbitrate between strong nations far away; they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more; but they shall all sit under their own vines and under their own fig trees, and no one shall make them afraid; for the mouth of the LORD of hosts has spoken.

A Commentary on the Book of the Twelve: The Minor Prophets

Electronic editions are widely available.The books of the twelve Minor Prophets are some of the least studied by Christians today, but they contain some of the great themes of Scripture, such as God's mercy and judgment, His covenant with Israel, the day of the Lord, and the coming of the Messiah.

Arguing for a canonical unity that recognizes the Minor Prophets as one cohesive composition, Michael Shepherd explains the historical Brand: Kregel Academic. The Twelve, book of the Hebrew Bible that contains the books of 12 minor prophets: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi.

The Twelve

In most other versions of the Old Testament, each of these 12 is treated as a separate book (e.g., the Book of. Get this from a library! Commentary Commentary on the Twelve Prophets book the Twelve Prophets.

[Cyril, Saint Patriarch of Alexandria; Robert C Hill] -- "Cyril, Bishop of Alexandria (), is best known as a protagonist in the christological controversy of the second quarter of the fifth century. Readers may be surprised therefore to find such.He finished his commentaries pdf Jonah and Obadiah in These seven commentaries are available in volume one.

The Origenist controversy and his commentary on Matthew occupied his time for the next several years. He finally completed the rest of the twelve prophets in This addition to the Ancient Christian Texts series offers the first complete English translation of Jerome's Commentaries on the Twelve Prophets.

Edited by Thomas Scheck, this volume gives readers access to what scholars consider to be Jerome's greatest achievement.Aug 12,  · A Book Review from Ebook At a Glance. By Francesco Grassi. Kregel has published yet another fine exegetical commentary in the Kregel Exegetical Library series, now by a scholar with consolidated expertise on The Book of the Twelve (the so-called “minor prophets”).