The composition and redaction of the Book of Amos by Tchavdar S. Hadjiev

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Subjects:

  • Amos -- (Biblical prophet),
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Amos -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Amos -- Criticism, Textual,
  • Bible -- Criticism, Redaction

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-238) and index.

Book details

StatementTchadvar S. Hadjiev.
SeriesZeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft. Beihefte -- Bd. 393, Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft -- Bd. 393.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1585.3 .H28 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 247 p. ;
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23644138M
ISBN 103110212714
ISBN 109783110212716
LC Control Number2009284594

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This Oxford dissertation offers a fresh redactional analysis of the Book of Amos. It starts with a critical survey of existing approaches and an examination of the methodological issues involved and proceeds with a detailed exegetical analysis of the.

The composition of the book began with two collections: the Polemical scroll written not long after the end of Amos’ ministry and the Repentance scroll composed shortly before BC.

The Repentance scroll was reworked in Judah towards the end of the 8th century BC and the two scrolls were combined to form a single work sometime during the.

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The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (Beihefte zur Zeitschrift fur die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft)Format: Hardcover. The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos is a slightly revised doctoral thesis that was supervised by H. Williamson at the University of Oxford and completed in As the title indicates, the author’s goal is to reconstruct the compositional.

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Two opposite trends pervade the research on the book of Amos. On the one hand, valuable commentaries in English (e.g. by Anderson and Freedman in the Anchor Bible series or by Paul in Hermeneia) take most of the book for a unified literary work stemming from the preaching of the historical prophet of the eighth century b.c.e., or in the editorial work of his disciples.

The composition and redaction of the book of Amos. an analysis of the text of the Old Testament book of the prophet Amos and attempts to reconstruct the process of its composition.

This book looks into the probable historical \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:name\/a> \" The composition and redaction of the book of Amos\/span. ThisOxford dissertationoffers a detailed analysis of the text of the Old Testament book of the prophet Amos and attempts to reconstruct the process of its composition.

It looks into the probable historical circumstances in which the prophetic oracles were collected and edited and seeks to show how the prophetic message lived on and spoke to the various communities.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get the book of the prophet amos book now. This site is like a library, Use. The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos Hadjiev, Tchavdar S. Berlin: de Gruyter, pp. xviii The composition and redaction of the Book of Amos book $ Series Information Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft, Description: This Oxford dissertation offers a fresh redactional analysis of the Book of Amos.

It starts with a critical survey of. The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos Series: Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft ,95 € / $ / £ *. "Review of T. Hadjiev, The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (BZAW )". 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. Reading the Book of Amos as a Drama IV History of Composition and Redaction Theological Diversity and Questions Regarding Authorship Historical Contexts for the Book's Messages On the Advantages and Limitations of Redaction Criticism Before the Book: The Very First Stage Three Versions of the Book: A Tentative Brand: Yale University Press.

This is followed by a brief discussion of recent investigations of Amos’s place in the Book of the Twelve and some concluding considerations, in which Barton, following largely the proposals of Tchavdar Hadjiev in The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (BZAW ; Berlin: de Gruyter, ), makes a case for what might be described Author: Karl Möller.

The Theology of the Book of Amos In modern times, Amos has come to be considered one of the most important prophets, mainly for his uncompromising message about social justice.

This book provides a detailed exploration of this theme and other important elements of the theology underlying the book of Amos.

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 (– B.C.).

He prophesied in Israel at the great cult center of Bethel, from which he was finally expelled by the priest in charge of this royal sanctuary (–17). Barton places himself within the second camp and supports the recent suggestion by Tchavdar Hadjiev, who argues for four editions in The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (de Gruyter, ).

The first, the “Repentance Scroll” (which he believes went through two phases), consisted largely of chapters 3 to 6 and was collected by. This article is a selective survey of the last twenty years of Amos research, which has witnessed robust discussion in multiple directions. It groups these trends into five very broad areas: (1) the possibility of positing an eighth-century setting for the prophet and the historical reliability of the book, (2) work on the redaction of the book and potential connections to the.

Amos was a shepherd in a region called Tekoa, about six miles south of Bethlehem. Commentaries describe the area as somewhat rugged, rocky, and with sparse grazing fields. Shepherds in that region had to make extensive trips to feed their flocks.

In the book of Amos, we find two uses Amos performed: he kept sheep (Amos ),File Size: KB. Author: Amos identifies the author of the Book of Amos as the Prophet Amos. Date of Writing: The Book of Amos was likely written between and B.C.

Purpose of Writing: Amos is a shepherd and a fruit picker from the Judean village of Tekoa when God calls him, even though he lacks an education or a priestly background.

Amos' mission is directed to. The dominant communis opinio dating of Amos' prophetic activity in B.C.E.-which is often entirely based on the reference in the Amos text to king. A new translation and commentary on the book of Amos, forgoing speculation about his life to provide an innovative analysis of the book itself.

As part of the Hebrew Bible, the Book of Amos has been studied for more than two thousand years. This much-needed new edition includes an updated English translation of the Hebrew text and an insightful commentary.

The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos. Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, ———.

“The Context as Means of Redactional Reinterpretation in the Book of Amos.” Journal of Theological Studies. Book of Amos, the third of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets, collected in one book under the Jewish canon titled The Twelve.

Amos, a Judaean prophet from the village of Tekoa, was active in the northern kingdom of Israel during the reign of Jeroboam II (c.

– The Book of Amos. by Ernest L. Martin, Ph.D., September 1. Transcribed and edited by David Sielaff, February Read the accompanying.

Newsletter for February The Book of Amos is one of the least understood in the Holy Scriptures. It is a prophecy for the period just ahead of us, a prophecy dealing with a. The book of Amos would have encouraged Josiah on the basis of YHWH’s continuing plan for Israel presented specifically in – This conclusion of a preexilic final redaction of Amos is the primary thesis of the book.

The remainder of chapter 3 examines the major structural units of Amos for evidence of earlier compositional layers. For discussions on the redaction of the book of Amos see H. Wolff, Joel and Amos, (Hermeneia; Philadelphia: Fortress Press, ).

Robert Coote, Amos Among the Prophets: Composition and Theology, (Philadelphia: Fortress Press, ). The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos Call Number: eBook. AmosAuthor: Jocelyn Abel. This is followed by a brief discussion of recent investigations of Amos’s place in the Book of the Twelve and some concluding considerations, in which Barton, following largely the proposals of Tchavdar Hadjiev in The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (BZAW ; Berlin: de Gruyter, ), makes a case for what might be described.

The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos. Schart, Aaron // Catholic Biblical Quarterly;Apr, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p The article reviews the book "The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos," by Tchavdar S.

Hadjiev. DAVID'S TENT AS TEMPLE IN AMOS UNDERSTANDING THE EPILOGUE OF AMOS AND CONSIDERING. Tchavdar Hadjiev is lecturer in Old Testament study and Hebrew at Belfast Bible College as well as honorary lecturer at Queen's University, Belfast.

He is the author of The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos and Joel, Obadiah, Habakkuk and. “Amos” may refer either to a prophet or to a book. Owing to the lack of sources, we know almost nothing about Amos as a historical person-except for an early tradition according to which he earned his living as a livestock breeder, and perhaps.

Scholars’ views on Amos range from attributing “most or all of the sayings in the book to Amos” 37 to thinking that “only parts of it may have originated with him, and other parts were added at later times” Wolff finds six stages in the formation of the book: Amos’s oracles (including much of chapters 3–6).

The author of the Book of Amos is identified as the prophet Amos. Amos was the first prophet in the Bible whose message was recorded at length. Although he came from a town in Judah, he preached to the people of the northern kingdom of Israel, about the middle of.

Structure, Redaction and Significance in the Prophecy of Obadiah. that of the book’s composition and its development. Opinions on this Joel–Amos–Obadja–Jona, p.

Author: Elie Assis. Amos (Part 2) Sermon/Bible Study by John W. Ritenbaugh. John Ritenbaugh warns us that the book of Amos is specifically addressed to us- the end time church (the Israel of God) - the ones who have actually made the new covenant with God.

Having made the covenant, we must remember that (1) privilege brings peril. Amos in Song and Book Culture, by Joyce Rilett Wood. Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement Series, vol. London: Sheffield Academic Press, pp.

$ This monograph, based on the author's Toronto School of Theology dissertation, presents a new interpretation of the book of Amos. [1] About Amos’ occupation see Richard C. Steiner, Stockmen from Tekoa, Sycomores from Sheba (Washington: The Catholic Biblical Association of America, ).

[2] The time of Amos life and activity as it is sketched in the colophon is not necessarily the. The composition and redaction of the Book of Amos Author: Hadjiev, Tchavdar S.

ISNI: Awarding Body: Oxford University Current Institution: University of Oxford Date of Award: Availability of Full Text: Full text unavailable from EThOS.Joel’s arresting imagery—blasting trumpet, darkened sun, and marching hosts—has shaped the church’s eschatological vision of a day of wrath.

Amos's ringing indictments—callous oppression, heartless worship, and self-seeking gain—have periodically awakened the conscience of God’s people. Twenty-five-hundred years later, those prophetic words still speak powerfully.The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos admin No Comments Author: Tchavdar S.

Hadjiev About: This commentary is specifically on the composition and redactions of Amos, not on the meanings of the prophecies.

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