Exegesis Of Amos 5 Analytical Essay by The Research Group

Exegesis Of Amos 5
In this paper, Chapter 5 from the Book of Amos is closely analyzed.
# 74233 | 1,130 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in History (Religion) , Religion and Theology (The Bible) , Literature (General)

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In this article, the writer defines biblical exegesis. The writer then applies the concept to Chapter 5 from the Book of Amos. In this paper, the writer also looks at the question of how an uneducated herdsman could produce a work of such incredible prose and poetry.

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"Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary defines exegesis as EXPOSITION EXPLANATION esp. an explanation or critical interpretation of a text. Before getting into the formal traditional and critical redaction of the Old Testament prophet Amos' chapter, I will put the text in historical context. Based on the inscription at the beginning of his book, Amos was a herdsman from the town of Thecua, a Southern Kingdom village twelve miles to the south of Jerusalem, in what is now the modern state of Israel. According to his writings he ... "

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