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Published by Thomas Nelson and sons in London .
Written in English


  • Bible.,
  • Jews -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby J.N. Schofield....
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 296 p., [23] leaves of plates (inc.front.) :
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18547280M

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The book of Joel has striking linguistic parallels to the language of Amos, Micah, Zephaniah, Jeremiah and Ezekiel. Some scholars maintain that the prophets borrowed phrases from one another; others hold that they drew more or less from the religious literary traditions that they and their readers shared in common—liturgical and otherwise. Books shelved as bible-background: Jewish Backgrounds of the New Testament by J. Julius Scott Jr., Backgrounds of Early Christianity by Everett Ferguson. The best books on NT Backgrounds ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. Find the best commentary on NT Backgrounds. Negative critics are usually content to let most of the book to stand as a unit and concede a historical background for the information given. A major problem they often imagine is centered in the salvation prophecies (e.g., Hosea and Hosea ), since they do not recognize the early use of Law and Gospel in tandem.