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Prophecy and society in ancient Israel

Wilson, Robert R.

Prophecy and society in ancient Israel

by Wilson, Robert R.

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Published by Fortress Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. O.T. Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Prophets,
  • Sociology, Biblical

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert R. Wilson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1198 .W55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 322 p. ;
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4726840M
    ISBN 100800605373
    LC Control Number78014677

    This major work re-examines prophecy and the prophets in ancient Israel, with essays ranging all the way from Israel's ancient Near Eastern background right up to the New Testament. The majority of essays concentrate on prophecy and the prophets in the Old Testament, which are approached from a remarkable number of different angles. Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel About the Author Wilson is Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy at University College London.

      Prophecy in Ancient Israel. Oxford: Blackwell [2nd ed. ]. Martti Nissinen. “Spoken, Written, Quoted and Invented: Orality and Writtenness in Ancient Near Eastern Prophecy.” Pages –71 in Writings and Speech in Israelite and Ancient Near Eastern Prophecy. Edited by Ehud Ben Zvi and Michael H. Floyd. SBL Symposium Series   Urbanism in ancient society has now become an important topic for both classical and ancient Near Eastern scholars. Equally, the question of prophecy as social institution and literary corpus has been increasingly problematized. The essays in this volume bring together these crucial aspects of modern biblical research, the scope ranging from methodological issues about sociology and urbanism.

    Maps and key points at the beginning of each chapter make Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel an invaluable classroom resource. ISBN/SKU: Amaziah Amos ancient Israel apostasy Babylon Babylonia Balaam belonged Birgitta Book of Amos Book of Ezekiel Book of Isaiah Book of Jeremiah called collector command common connection covenant cult cultic described Deutero-Isaiah Deuteronomistic disciples divine word early prophets ecstasy ecstatic vision election Elijah Elisha eschatological.


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No single work can hope to explore all of the social dimensions of prophetic activity in Israel, and for this reason I have tried to. Using comparative anthropology to get at the social dimensions of prophetic activity, Robert Wilson's study brings the study of Isrealite prophecy to a new level.

Looking at both modern societies and Ancient Near Eastern ones, Wilson sketches the nature of prophetic activity, its social location, and its social functions. He then shows how these features appear in Israelite prophecy and. Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel - Kindle edition by Wilson, Robert.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel/5(6). His books include Genealogy and History in the Biblical World, Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel (which has been translated into Korean and Portuguese), Sociological Approaches to the Old Testament (which has been translated into Japanese), and Canon, Theology and Old Testament Interpretation (edited with Gene M.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2. Prophecy - Prophecy - Origins and development of Hebrew prophecy: The Hebrew word for prophet is naviʾ, usually considered to be a loanword from Akkadian nabū, nabāʾum, “to proclaim, mention, call, summon.” Also occurring in Hebrew are ḥoze and roʾe, both meaning “seer,” and neviʾa, “prophetess.” Though the origins of Israelite prophecy have been much discussed, the textual.

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Books, Toys, Games and much more. Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel / Edition 1 available in Paperback. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 02/01/ Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers. Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel / Edition : $ Looking at both modern societies and Ancient Near Eastern ones, Wilson sketches the nature of prophetic activity, its social location, and its social functions.

He then shows how these features appear in Israelite prophecy and sketches a history of prophecy in Israel. PROPHECY AND SOCIETY IN ANCIENT ISRAEL A scholarly and very insightful look at the socail context of prophecy in the Ancient Near East.

The book develops categories and common aspects of the prophets in the Hebrew Scripture. However, the information is not very approachable nor is it a good beginning resource. Prophecy and society in Old Testament research --Prophecy in modern societies --Prophecy in the Ancient Near East --Prophecy in Israel: the Ephraimite tradition --Prophecy in Israel: the Judean traditions --Toward a history of prophecy in Israel.

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The names also appear in the New Testament’s Book of Revelation, where it is said Satan will be set forth to deceive the nations “in the four corners of the earth, Gog and Magog”.

According to Signposts of the Times, the Israel peace deal could be linked to Gog and Magog through Ezekiel In this book Wilson attempts to achieve two goals.

One, to present a fairly comprehensive survey of ancient and modern comparative evidence relevant to the study of biblical prophecy. He provides a study of recent anthropological studies on the subject without trying to relate it directly to the Israelite prophets.

And second, to illustrate one way in which modern comparative material might be Format: Paperback. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes indexes. Description: xii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Prophecy and society in Old Testament research --Prophecy in modern societies --Prophecy in the ancient near east --Prophecy in Israel: the Ephraimite tradition --Prophecy in Israel: the Judean tradition --Towards a history of prophecy in Israel.

Prophecy in the Books of Chronicles,” TBT 36 () –32; G. Knoppers, like any other historiographical or prophetic book within the repertoire of ancient Israel/Yehud, was meant to evoke memory, to vant society) as a base for historical periodization.

After all, how drastic was the change. The Prophecy Society of Atlanta is pleased to make available at no charge its most popular expository books on prophecy and chronology.

Our books address errors in exposition of the chrono-specific prophecies in Book of Daniel that permeate conservative Christian teaching, and thus the points they raise need to be discussed and debated in religious circles.Prophecy and society in ancient Israel.

[Robert R Wilson] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library.This major work re-examines prophecy and the prophets in ancient Israel, with essays ranging all the way from Israel's ancient Near Eastern background right up to the New Testament.

The majority of essays concentrate on prophecy and the prophets in the Old Testament, which are approached from a remarkable number of different angles.

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