Who wrote the book the prophet amos lived among a group of shepherds in tekoa, a small town approximately ten miles south of jerusalem amos made clear in his writings that he did not come from a family of prophets, nor did he even consider himself one. Read the book of amos online study scripture verses with commentary, concordances, and use highlighting, underlining, take notes in the bible. Back to the book of joel | list of books | forward to the book of obadiah the book of amos is a minor prophet book the book of amos was written by a shepherd of tekoa, named amos during the reigns of uzziah of judah and jeroboam ii of israel. Book of amos - an old testament book telling amos's prophecies to quote the book of amos, let justice roll on like a river, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream. Trei assar (twelve prophets): book of amos 1:1 the words of amos, who was among the herdmen of tekoa, which he saw concerning israel in the days of uzziah king of judah, and in the.
The book of amos is an astounding prophecy, closely paralleling the conditions in modern israel today this first part deals with introductory materials, israel's covenant responsibilities, god's judgment and how unrighteousness affects society. The book of amos, the third of the twelve (minor) prophets, has been one of the most significant and influential books of the bible from the time it was written (8th century bce) down to the 20th century. The purpose of the book of amos was to announce god's holy judgment on the kingdom of israel (the northern kingdom), call them to repentance, and to turn from their self-righteous sins and idolatry god raised up the prophet amos, as an act of his great mercy to a people who repeatedly shunned and. Book of amos's wiki: the book of amos is the third of the twelve minor prophets in the hebrew bible/old testament and the second in the greek septuagint tradition.
Amos was a sheepherder from the southern kingdom of judah most date the book around 760 bc israel was at the height of its power politically, but was very corrupt spiritually and morally. Amos chapter one commentary by ron beckham audio bible stu dy - amos 1:1-5 verse 1 the words of amos, who was among the sheepherders from tekoa, which he envisioned in visions concerning israel in the days of uzziah king of judah, and in the days of jeroboam son of joash, king of israel, two years before the earthquake. The book of amos amos was a sheepbreeder of tekoa in judah, who delivered his oracles in the northern kingdom during the prosperous reign of jeroboam ii (786-746 bc) he prophesied in israel at the great cult center of bethel, from which he was finally expelled by the priest in charge of this royal sanctuary ( 7:10 - 17 . Book of amos on wn network delivers the latest videos and editable pages for news & events, including entertainment, music, sports, science and more, sign up and share your playlists.
Previous book previous chapter read the full chapter next chapter next book 1 the words of amos, one of the shepherds of tekoa—the vision he saw concerning israel two years before the earthquake, when uzziah was king of judah and jeroboam son of jehoash a was king of israel 2 he said: the lord. The book of amos is the third of the twelve minor prophets in the tanakh/old testament and the second in the greek septuagint tradition amos, an older contemporary of hosea and isaiah,[2. Book of amos — noun an old testament book telling amos s prophecies • syn: ↑amos • instance hypernyms: ↑book • part holonyms: ↑prophets, ↑nebiim, ↑old testament. Discussions on the old testament the book of amos: amos 1-9 originally aired: 2/14/2006 professors from the byu department of ancient scripture discuss the.
Book of amos quite the same wikipedia the book of amos is a prophetic book of the hebrew bible, one of the twelve minor prophets. The book of amos is a prophetic book of the hebrew bible largely dating to the 8th century bce and considered to be scripture by modern-day jews and christians the work chronicles the visions that. Amos, like hosea, accuses israel of idolatry, but the main burden of his accusation is about the results of social injustice connected to their idolatry the book begins with a lion's roar that withers fertile pastures (amos 1:2.
Amos, a book of the old testament, is the third book of the minor prophets it takes its name from the prophet amos who lived c 750 bc as a shepherd at tekoa in the southern kingdom of judah. Amos images and notes the book of amos amos 5:11-12 - forasmuch therefore as your treading [is] upon the poor, and ye take from him burdens of wheat: ye have built houses of hewn. About this book when amos lived amos came from tekoa, about 12 miles south of jerusalem he was a shepherd and he looked after fig trees his home was in judah. The book of amos amos was a sheepbreeder of tekoa in judah, who delivered his oracles in the northern kingdom during the prosperous reign of jeroboam ii (786-746 bc.