The Book of Ezekiel  Chapters 25   48 Book
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The Book of Ezekiel Chapters 25 48


  • Author : Daniel I. Block
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 1998-06-19
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 905
  • ISBN 10 : 9781467423717

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The Book of Ezekiel Chapters 25 48 Excerpt :

This work completes Daniel Block's two-volume commentary on the book of Ezekiel. The result of twelve years of studying this difficult section of Scripture, this volume, like the one on chapters 1-24, provides an excellent discussion of the background of Ezekiel and offers a verse-by-verse exposition that makes clear the message of this obscure and often misunderstood prophet. Block also shows that Ezekiel's ancient wisdom and vision are still very much needed as we enter the twenty-first century.

The Poetry of Nissim Ezekiel Book
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The Poetry of Nissim Ezekiel


  • Author : A. Raghu
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishers & Dist
  • Release Date : 2003-03
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 180
  • ISBN 10 : 8126900865

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The Poetry of Nissim Ezekiel Excerpt :

Nissim Ezekiel Is Probably The Most Famous Living Indian Poet In English. Displaying A Dedication Of Heroic Dimensions To His Vocation, He Has Created An Oeuvre Remarkable For Its Range And Depth. He Was Responsible For Spearheading The Modernist Revolution In Indian Poetry In English. All But Divorcing His Wife, Denying His Family Time And Commitment, Creating And Fighting Enemies, Ezekiel Has Served The Muse Indefatigably And Evangelically, And At Great Personal Cost, For He Is As Much Activist For Poetry As Poet. He Has Published The Work Of Others, Edited Journals, Held Offices In Literary Organizations, Selected Poetry For Magazines, Advised Publishing Houses And Helped And Guided Generations Of Poets. Besides, Ezekiel Has Made Significant Contributions As Playwright, Prose Writer, Critic, Translator And Teacher. The Poetry Of Nissim Ezekiel Is A Product Of A. Raghu S Close Familiarity With The Work Of The Poet As Well As His Long Interaction With The Man. The Book Carries Out A Thorough Thematic And Stylistic Analysis Of The Corpus Of Ezekiel, Seeking To Effect A Comprehensive Assessment Of The Same. Efforts Are Made To Foreground The Corpus Against The Tradition Of Indian Poetry In English And To Establish The Work Of Ezekiel As The Main Link Between Pre-Independence Indian Poetry In English And Its Post-Independence Counterpart. Ever Willing To Battle It Out, Raghu Takes On Some Of The Biggest Names In The Contemporary Literary World Of India To Craft A Book Which Is Provocatively Brilliant. The Poetry Of Nissim Ezekiel Will Remain The Book On Ezekiel S Verse For A Very Long Time To Come.

Jeremiah s and Ezekiel s Sign Acts Book

Jeremiah s and Ezekiel s Sign Acts


  • Author : Kelvin G. Friebel
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 1999-05-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 535
  • ISBN 10 : 9780567176066

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Jeremiah s and Ezekiel s Sign Acts Excerpt :

The books of Jeremiah and Ezekiel contain the majority of the biblical accounts of prophetic sign-actions. By analysing these two prophets' actions according to the terms and concepts used in studies of nonverbal communication and rhetoric, this work seeks to bring conceptual and terminological clarity to the discussion of prophetic sign-acts and to enhance the perception of the prophets as persuasive communicators. Rather than prophetic sign-acts being viewed as having a magical derivation or as being inherently efficacious in bringing about what they portray, the sign-acts are viewed as being primarily forms of nonverbal communication whose purpose was to have a persuasive impact upon spectators.

Expanding Ezekiel Book

Expanding Ezekiel


  • Author : Timothy P. Mackie
  • Publisher : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
  • Release Date : 2015-03-11
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 340
  • ISBN 10 : 9783647540337

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Timothy P. Mackie focuses on the quantitative differences between the Greek and Hebrew text witnesses of the book of Ezekiel and explores the interrelationships between the production, transmission, and interpretation of scriptural scrolls by Jewish scribes during the late Second Temple period. A comparison of the Hebrew Masoretic text and Greek Septuagint versions of Ezekiel provides a large body of evidence for the phenomenon of "scribal expansion," instances where scribes added words and phrases into the body of the text.Mackie starts off by laying out a methodology for identifying scribal additionsamong the many textual differences between the Hebrew and Greek text-forms of Ezekiel. Having compiled an index of such quantitative differences, he proposes a descriptive typology for categorizing and analyzing the different types of additions in order to understand their purpose and significance. The body of the book is a commentary on all the various types of scribal expansion.The scribal additions in Ezekiel show how scribes expressed reverence for the text's divine authority, by not only by preserving the sacred text, but supplementing it in order to increase its coherence and clarity for future readers. They also demonstrate an awareness of an emerging collection of scriptural scrolls in the post-exilic Judean community and represent attempts to coordinate Ezekiel with other parts of that collection.Ultimately, the scribal expansions in Ezekiel provide a glimpse into the intersection of scriptural interpretation, scribal production, and the transmission of these texts. Mackie's Conclusions are relevant not only for text-critical scholarship on the Hebrew Bible, but also for research on the early history of Jewish scriptural exegesis and scribal culture.

Ezekiel 38 48 Book

Ezekiel 38 48


  • Author : Stephen L. Cook
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-01
  • Genre: Bibles
  • Pages : 361
  • ISBN 10 : 9780300218817

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Ezekiel 38 48 Excerpt :

A fresh interpretation of the final major sections of the Hebrew book of Ezekiel, chapters 38-48 Stephen L. Cook offers an accessible translation and interpretation of the final sections of Ezekiel. These chapters, the most challenging texts of scripture, describe the end-time assault of Gog of Magog on Israel and provide an incredible visionary tour of God's utopian temple. Following the approach of Moshe Greenberg, the author of the preceding Anchor Yale Bible commentaries on Ezekiel, this volume grounds interpretation of the book in an intimate acquaintance with Ezekiel's source materials, its particular patterns of composition and rhetoric, and the general learned, priestly workings of the Ezekiel school. The commentary honors Greenberg's legacy by including insights from traditional Jewish commentators, such as Rashi, Kimhi, and Eliezer of Beaugency. In contrast to preceding commentaries, the book devotes special attention to the Zadokite idea of an indwelling, anthropomorphic "body" of God, and the enlivening effect on people and land of that indwelling.

The God Ezekiel Creates Book

The God Ezekiel Creates


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-02-26
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 9780567658586

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The God Ezekiel Creates Excerpt :

This powerful collection of essays focuses on the representation of God in the Book of Ezekiel. With topics spanning across projections of God, through to the implications of these creations, the question of the divine presence in Ezekiel is explored. Madhavi Nevader analyses Divine Sovereignty and its relation to creation, while Dexter E. Callender Jnr and Ellen van Wolde route their studies in the image of God, as generated by the character of Ezekiel. The assumption of the title is then inverted, as Stephen L. Cook writes on 'The God that the Temple Blueprint Creates', which is taken to its other extreme by Marvin A. Sweeney in his chapter on 'The Ezekiel that God Creates', and finds a nice reconciliation in Daniel I. Block's chapter, 'The God Ezekiel Wants Us to Meet.' Finally, two essays from Christian biblical scholar Nathan MacDonald and Jewish biblical scholar, Rimon Kasher, offer a reflection on the essays about Ezekiel and his God.

Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries   Ezekiel Book
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Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries Ezekiel


  • Author : Nancy R. Bowen
  • Publisher : Abingdon Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 307
  • ISBN 10 : 9781426704451

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Explores Ezekiel--a story of trauma, holiness, and survival

The Book of Ezekiel  Chapters 1   24 Book
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The Book of Ezekiel Chapters 1 24


  • Author : Daniel I. Block
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 1997-08-26
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 963
  • ISBN 10 : 9781467423700

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The Book of Ezekiel Chapters 1 24 Excerpt :

To most modern readers the book of Ezekiel is a mystery. Few can handle Ezekiel's relentless denunciations, his unconventional antics, his repetitive style, and his bewildering array of topics. This excellent commentary by Daniel I. Block makes sense of this obscure and often misunderstood prophet and demonstrates the relevance of Ezekiel's message for the church today.

Ezekiel s Temple Or is It  Book

Ezekiel s Temple Or is It


  • Author : Ian Traill
  • Publisher : Traillblazer Bookshop
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 70
  • ISBN 10 : 9780987084354

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Ezekiel s Temple Or is It Excerpt :

The Messiah was born in Bethlehem and then God said in His Word, “My Son will be called out of Egypt” (Micah 5:2; Matthew 2:1-6; Luke 2:1-20; Hosea 11:1; Matthew 2:15). This of course was the case with Jesus and His earthly parents after they escaped to Egypt and then returned years later. All the promises of the Old Testament were fulfilled regarding the Messiah’s coming. It was through Christ who had become the High Priest of good things, a greater and more perfect tabernacle that we have a new and living way to God (Hebrews 8:1-13; 9:11-22; 10:4-24; Matthew 26:17-29; Luke 22:7-20; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; Ephesians 1:7).