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Amos and Abraham

by Sharyn Bellafiore

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Published by Good Books in Intercourse, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Amish -- Fiction.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Fiction.,
    • Farm life -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Abraham, a young Jewish boy, becomes friends with Amos, a young Amish boy, during a visit to Amos" farm.

      Edition Notes

      Statementwritten by Sharyn Bellafiore ; illustrated by Steve Myers.
      ContributionsMyers, Steve, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.B4125 Am 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1107720M
      ISBN 101561481394
      LC Control Number94033000
      OCLC/WorldCa31075188

      There is no record of any children that Amos, who wrote the book of Amos, had. But there is another Amos in the genealogy of Jesus, in Luke Asked in Judaism, English to Hebrew. The Book of Amos. by Jesse Hendley. THE BOOK OF AMOS is a very wonderful book! Amos is a man who reminds us what God is really like. We are living in days when people need to know what God is really like. Amos was one of the great prophets of God and he, together with Hosea, prophesied about the same time. They were contemporaneous.

      Amos (meaning “burden” or “burden-bearer”) was an inhabitant of the rugged region of Tekoa, located in the territory of Judah about 12 miles south of Jerusalem. He was a shepherd and tended to sycamore fig trees. Despite the fact that he lived in the southern kingdom of Judah, God sent him as His prophet to the northern kingdom of. Amos Book Pennsylvania Amos Book in United States Federal Census Amos Book was born circa , at birth place, Pennsylvania, to John Book and Ann Book. Amos had 5 siblings: Levi G Book, Elam Book and 3 other siblings.

      The book of Amos is a stinging rebuke of a nation that has rejected and forgotten God. It is a stirring warning to all of the dangers of apostasy, rebellion and complacency. And we must never forget that Amos is speaking to us, the church of God, the Israel of God! He urgently warns us, "Prepare to meet your God!" and shows us how to do it.   The Gospel in Amos. In four ways, the Old Testament book of Amos is essential for a robust understanding of the gospel. 1. Amos was written with God’s people in mind. While Amos – includes judgments against the nations surrounding Israel, the bulk of the book is directed at Israel (with Judah, the southern kingdom, included).


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Amos and Abraham by Sharyn Bellafiore Download PDF EPUB FB2

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 (– B.C.). 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 (–17).

Print book: Fiction: Juvenile audience: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Abraham, a young Jewish boy, becomes friends with Amos, a young Amish boy, during a visit to Amos' farm.

0 Bible results for “The Book of Amos. 2 Chronicles ) ABRAHAM» Trial of his faith in the offering of Isaac (Genesis ; Hebrews ; James ) ADORAM» Officer over the tribute.

Author: Amos identifies the author of the Book of Amos as the Prophet Amos. Date of Writing: The Book of Amos was likely written between and B.C.

Purpose of Writing: Amos is a shepherd and a fruit picker from the Judean village of Tekoa when God calls him, even though he lacks an education or a priestly background.

Amos' mission is directed to his neighbor to the north, Israel. Abraham Joshua Heschel captures the poetry and the message in his chapter on Amos in The Prophets.

Heschel on Amos’ Background A southerner from Judah who came into complacent Samaria (the northern kingdom, Israel) during the long reign of Jeroboam II. Amos is the first of the prophets to write down the messages he has received.

He has always been admired for the purity of his language, his beauty of diction, and his poetic art. In all these respects he is Isaiah's spiritual progenitor. What we know of Amos derives solely from the book that he himself authored. This makes it hard to know who Born: Tekoa.

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.

The Prophet Amos Posted on Janu by Claude Mariottini In his book The Prophets, Abraham Heschel wrote: “To be a prophet is both a distinction and an affliction” (pp. Amos (active 8th century B.C.), the first of the literary prophets of ancient Israel, was the author of the biblical book bearing his name.

Amos was born in the Judean town of Tekoa, near modern Bethlehem, Israel. His activities probably took place during the reign of Uzziah, also called Azariah, King of Judah (reigned B.C.), and Jeroboam II.

Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he reveals his secret to his servants the prophets. but. Genesis And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.

Amos: A Commentary on the Book of Amos (Hermeneia: a Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible) (Hermeneia: A Critical & Historical Commentary on the Bible) [Shalom M. Paul, Frank Moore Cross] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Amos: A Commentary on the Book of Amos (Hermeneia: a Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible) (Hermeneia: A Critical & Cited by: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Amos and Abraham by S.

Bellafiore and Sharyn Bellafiore (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Book of Amos, the third of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets, collected in one book under the Jewish canon titled The Twelve.

Amos, a Judaean prophet from the village of Tekoa, was active in the northern kingdom. Prason shared this presentation on Amos with a group of scripture thirsty souls for a Bible study on Minor prophets.

The Book of Amos, which is the earliest of the prophetic writings to be preserved in book form, consists of nine chapters. Not all of the material found in these chapters came from Amos himself.

Editors and copyists added comments to the prophet's original oracles that they deemed appropriate in light of events that occurred after his death. Matthew Henry (18 October – 22 June ) was an English commentator on the Bible, who published his works in(six-volume Exposition of the Old and New Testaments (–) or Complete Commentary), provides an exhaustive verse by verse study of the Bible, covering the whole of the Old Testament, and the Gospels and Acts in the New Testament.

The Book of Amos is relevant to this day. Amos is the most noted line of the prophet, quoted in Church liturgies, and by Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. in his Letter from a Birmingham Jail on Apand I Have A Dream speech from the Washington Mall on Aug "But let justice roll down like waters and righteousness like.

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One of the things to cherish about the Book of Amos is its exquisite language. “For, lo, he that formeth the mountains, and createth the wind, and declareth unto man what ishis thought, that maketh the morning darkness, and treadeth upon the high places of the earth, The Lord, The God of.

The God we encounter in Amos is the same Creator who made man in his image. He is God, and there is no other. He does not tolerate idolatry, which in reality is the worship of demons (Deut.

; 1 Cor. The Lord is sovereign and is able to raise up one nation against another in judgment (Amos through ), and this is a. Amos was a shepherd in a region called Tekoa, about six miles south of Bethlehem. Commentaries describe the area as somewhat rugged, rocky, and with sparse grazing fields.

Shepherds in that region had to make extensive trips to feed their flocks. In the book of Amos, we find two uses Amos performed: he kept sheep (Amos ),File Size: KB.The book of Amos, then, ends with a message of hope. Even though judgment was inevitable, judgment would not be the last word.

Sin cannot prevail. In due course, God's promises to Abraham (blessed to be a blessing) and David (your kingdom will last forever) are secure. It is the nature of God to bring His ultimate purpose for humanity to.Amos was from Tekoa (), a small town in Judah about 6 miles south of Bethlehem and 11 miles from was not a man of the court like Isaiah, or a member of a priestly family like Jeremiah and Ezekiel.

He earned his living from the flock and the sycamore-fig grove (; –15).Whether he owned the flocks and groves or only worked as a hired hand is not known.