Interpreting the Prophetic Books

Interpreting the Prophetic Books

Author: Gary V. Smith

Publisher: Kregel Academic & Professional

ISBN: 0825443636

Category: Religion

Page: 224

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A guide for students and pastors to interpret and communicate the messages of the prophetic books well Preaching from a prophetic text can be daunting because it can be difficult to place these prophecies in their proper historical setting. The prophets used different literary genres and they often wrote using metaphorical poetry that is unfamiliar to the modern reader. This handbook offers an organized method of approaching a prophecy and preparing a persuasive, biblically based sermon that will draw modern application from the theological principle embedded in the prophetic text.
Interpreting the Prophetic Books
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Gary V. Smith
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Kregel Academic & Professional

A guide for students and pastors to interpret and communicate the messages of the prophetic books well Preaching from a prophetic text can be daunting because it can be difficult to place these prophecies in their proper historical setting. The prophets used different literary genres and they often wrote using
Interpreting the Prophets
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Aaron Chalmers
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-17 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Aaron Chalmers equips the reader with the knowledge and skills they need to interpret the Prophets in a faithful and accurate fashion. Providing the basic contextual and background information needed for sound exegesis and sensitive interpretation, he also gives guidelines for practical application and preaching and teaching the Prophets today.
Interpreting the Prophets
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: James Luther Mays, Paul J. Achtemeier
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-01-01 - Publisher: Fortress Press

Combining a remarkable degree of scholarship, theological depth, and readability, these essays from the journal Interpretation will be an up-to-date and valuable resource for teaching and preaching the prophets. Contributors include: Walter Brueggemann; Brevard S. Childs; R.E. Clements; John J. Collins; James L. Crenshaw; Michael Fishbane; John G. Gammie; Moshe
Interpreting the Prophetic Word
Language: en
Pages: 546
Authors: Willem A. VanGemeren
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-01 - Publisher: Zondervan Academic

The diversity of prophetic voices in the Bible provides a message that is rich and variegated. But the variety of the testimony can be lost by limiting one's interpretations or application of the prophetic word. Interpreting the Prophetic Word helps readers understand the harmony of the voices that reveal God's
Interpreting the Prophets
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Aaron Chalmers
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-15 - Publisher: SPCK

The prophetic books are some of the most captivating and fascinating texts of the Old Testament. They are also some of the most misunderstood. This book equips the reader with the knowledge and skills they need to interpret the Prophets in a faithful and accurate fashion. Aaron Chalmers leads the