Habakkuk’s third question was:
In his first vision, Zechariah saw a flying scroll that measured thirty feet by fifteen fee... [Show More] t and was covered with written curses against those who had broken God’s commandments
In the final section of the book of Micah, God’s relationship to His people is presented as
The book of Ezekiel ends with a vision of an eschatological temple where God dwells with his people and a life-giving river flows out from this temple
Jonah’s prayer in Jonah 2:1-10 closely follows the form of a songs of confession in the Psalms - where the worshipper confesses a sin to God and asks for a specific act of deliverance.
Critical scholarship has argued for multiple authorship of the book and has viewed chapters 40–66 as coming after the time of Isaiah.
According to the textbook, Habakkuk’s interaction with God is a reminder that the life of faith often involves lament, complaint, and the pouring out of one’s honest emotions and feelings to God.
Habakkuk’s first question was:
According to the textbook, Zephaniah’s ministry reminds us of the importance of preaching which confronts evil, calls for repentance, and leads to revival.
One poem in Lamentations portrays Jerusalem as a grieving widow mourning her destruction.
Amos concluded his prophecies of unrelenting judgment with a message of hope concerning Israel’s future restoration. God promised:
According to our textbook, the overall theme of Daniel is God’s sovereignty over the people of Israel and the nations of the world.
_________ is the shortest book in the Old Testament.
The Babylonians allowed Jeremiah to remain in the land of Judah, and he ministered there until he and his scribe Baruch were kidnapped by a faction of Jews and taken away as hostages to Egypt.
In Malachi, God denounces His people by raising the question of
Jeremiah prophesied until Judah’s last days as a nation and warned of the coming Babylonian exile as the Lord’s punishment for Judah’s sins.
According to the textbook, the New Testament explains that John the Baptist is the fulfillment of the messenger prophesied by Malachi.
Lamentations reveals that, as the Divine Warrior, the Lord poured out His anger on the city of Jerusalem. However, He would not abandon the Temple for it was His own sanctuary.
Luke 22:37 quotes from Isa 53:12 (“And he was numbered with the transgressors”) as evidence that Jesus is Isaiah’s suffering servant.
The ultimate fulfillment of the Immanuel prophecy in Isaiah was the virgin birth of Jesus Christ, who was literally God incarnate and who would preserve the line of David forever.
According to Micah, because the rich deprived the poor of their land, the Lord would now do the same to them.
In Zechariah, the Lord promised that He would “return” to His people if they would “return” to Him.
Daniel was thrown into a lion’s den because he refused to stop praying.
Daniel and his three friends were not able to keep their kosher diet while serving the king. [Show Less]