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The Prophet Amos
me burnt offerings and grain offerings, I will not accept them. Introduction aux propheties d'Amos : essai d'interpretation des chapitres VII, viii et IX : these by Daniel Adolphe Scherb( Book ) 1 edition published in 1869 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. After pronouncing judgment on Israel's neighbors for various atrocities (judgments that Israel would naturally applaud Amos announced God's condemnation on His own kingdom for failure to keep His commandments: For three sins of Israel, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. The source of the tradition regarding Amos' martyrdom is the apocryphal Lives of the Prophets, a work from the second century.E.
He claimed that religion that is not accompanied by right action is anathema to God (5:21ff. Bethlehem and 11 miles from, jerusalem in the territory of the tribe of Asher. Teaching Amos condemns the luxury and corruption of Israel's capital, Samaria. (Amos 5:21-24, NIV) The prophet was particularly concerned with the well-being the poor and the purity of heart of the prosperous. When a mountain-sized stranger walks through her door and asks to borrow a book, she's reluctant to trust him. Amos' message was, perhaps understandably, unwelcome in Israel. Today Amos is often cited and remembered as a prophet of social justice. He also had a high view of God as the Creator, and periodically his prophecy breaks into peals of praise: He who forms the mountains, creates the wind, and reveals his thoughts to man, he who turns dawn to darkness, and treads the high places. Isbn This entry incorporates text from the public domain Easton's Bible Dictionary, originally published in 1897. The Book of Amos records that two years after Amos received the visions contained therein, an earthquake struck the area (1:1). All Praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds, the One Who Sustains the Heavens and Earths, Director of all that is created, who sent the Messengers (may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon all of them) to rational beings,.
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