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Inspired Speech (Journal For The Study Of The Old Testament Supplement Series)

Louis Stulman (Ed)John Kaltner (Ed)

Inspired Speech (Journal For The Study Of The Old Testament Supplement Series)

Louis Stulman (Ed)John Kaltner (Ed)

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The contributors to this volume use a variety of methodological approaches to explore texts and issues related to prophecy in ancient Israel and the Near East. The essays cover a wide range of themes on the institution of prophecy and on the individual prophets in ancient Israel. It is vital reading for any individual with an interest in the cultural, intellectual and social history of Israel. This is volume 378 in the Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement series.

- Publisher Herbert B. Huffmon, Professor of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible at Drew University, is a well known and highly respected authority on the study of prophecy in biblical Israel and the ancient Near East. This volume in this honor acknowledges and celebrates his many contributions to the field. The book includes a tribute to Professor Huffmon and essays that explore themes related to the study of religion and prophecy in the ancient Near East.

- Publisher Inspired Speech brings together thirty-three scholars to explore themes related to the study of religion and prophecy in the ancient Near East. Now available in paperback, Inspired Speech was originally published in the Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testame

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The contributors to this volume use a variety of methodological approaches to explore texts and issues related to prophecy in ancient Israel and the Near East. The essays cover a wide range of themes on the institution of prophecy and on the individual prophets in ancient Israel. It is vital reading for any individual with an interest in the cultural, intellectual and social history of Israel. This is volume 378 in the Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement series.
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Herbert B. Huffmon, Professor of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible at Drew University, is a well known and highly respected authority on the study of prophecy in biblical Israel and the ancient Near East. This volume in this honor acknowledges and celebrates his many contributions to the field. The book includes a tribute to Professor Huffmon and essays that explore themes related to the study of religion and prophecy in the ancient Near East.
- Publisher

Inspired Speech brings together thirty-three scholars to explore themes related to the study of religion and prophecy in the ancient Near East. Now available in paperback, Inspired Speech was originally published in the Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testame
- Publisher

Meet the Authors

Louis Stulman (Ed)

Louis Stulman (Ph.D., Drew University) is Professor of Religious Studies, University of Findlay. His numerous publications on Jeremiah include the Abingdon Old Testament Commentary on Jeremiah (2005), Order Amid Chaos: Jeremiah as Symbolic Tapestry (Sheffield, 1998) and Inspired Speech: Prophecy in the Ancient Near East. Essays in Honor of Herbert B. Huffmon. ( Edited with John Kaltner, London: T & T Clark International, 2004.)
Koorong -Editorial Review.

John Kaltner (Ed)

John Kaltner (Ph.D., Drew University, Hebrew Bible) is the Virginia Ballou McGehee Professor of Muslim-Christian Relations. He teaches courses in the Bible, Islam, and Arabic. His recent publications include The Old Testament: Its Background, Growth, and Content (with Steven L. McKenzie). Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2007; What Do Our Neighbors Believe? Questions and Answers on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (with Howard Greenstein and Kendra Hotz). Louisville: Westminster/John Knox Press, 2007; and Inspired Speech: Prophecy in the Ancient Near East. Essays in Honor of Herbert B. Huffmon. ( Edited with Louis Stulman. London: T & T Clark International, 2004.)
Koorong -Editorial Review.

Table Of Contents

  • Part 1: Introductory Essays; Richard: Herbert Baldwin Huffmon: A Reflection; Cross: Introduction To The Study Of The History Of The Religion Of Israel; Mendenhall: The Amorite Heritage In The West; Nissenen: What Is Prophecy? An Ancient Near Eastern Perspective; Wilson: Current Issues In The Study Of Old Testament Prophecy; Part 2: Prophecy In The Hebrew Bible And The Ancient Near East; Bechtel: The Metaphors Of 'canaanite' And 'baal' In Hosea Callaway: The Lamenting Prophet And The Modern Self: On The Origins Of Contemporary Readings Of Jeremiah; Day: Metaphor And Social Reality: Isaiah 23.17-18, Ezekiel 16.35-37 And Hosea 2.4-5; Eng: What's In A Name? Cyrus And The Dating Of Deutero-isaiah; Fleming: Southern Mesopotamian Titles For Temple Personnel In The Mari Archives; Freeman & Frey: False Prophecy Is True Green: Esarhaddon, Sanduarri, And The Adon Papyrus; Greenstein: Jeremiah As An Inspiration To The Prophet Job; Kaltner: What Did Elijah Do To His Mantle? The Hebrew Root Glm; Lawlor: Word Event In Jeremiah: A Look At The Composition's 'introductory Formulas'; Leiter: Visions Of Peace In Isaiah; Levine: When The God Of Israel 'acts-out' His Anger: On The Language Of Divine Rejection In Biblical Literature; Long & Sneed: 'yahweh Has Given These Three Kings Into The Hand Of Moab': A Socio-literary Reading Of 2 Kings 3; Marcus: Recovering An Ancient Paronomasia In Zechariah 14.5; Nasuti: The Once And Future Lament: Micah 2:1-5 And The Prophetic Persona; Park: The Spiritual Journey Of Jonah: From The Perspective Of C. G. Jung's Analytical Psychology Roberts: The Context, Text, And Logic Of Isa. 7.7-9; Sasson: The Eyes Of Eli: An Essay In Motif Accretion; Seibert: Harder Than Flint, Faster Than Eagles: Intensified Comparatives In The Latter Prophets Stulman: Jeremiah As A Polyphonic Response To Suffering; Van Der Toorn: From The Mouth Of The Prophet: The Literary Fixation Of Jeremiah's Prophecies In The Context Of The Ancient Near East; Varughese: The Royal Family In The Jeremiah Tradition; Part 3: Other Studies; Hallo: New Light On The Story Of Achsah; Moore: Bathsheba's Silence (1 Kgs. 1.11-31); Mussell: A Quest For The Divine And...the Tourist Dollar: The Dilemma Faced By Contemporary Dervish Orders; Huffmon Bibliography
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  • Catalogue Code 222524
  • Product Code 0826466567
  • EAN 9780826466563
  • Pages 444
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category Old Testament
  • Publisher T&t Clark
  • Publication Date Jan 2004
  • Dimensions 234 x 156 x 25 mm
  • Weight 0.796kg

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