The book of Hosea / J. Andrew Dearman.
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|Subject:||Bible. Hosea > Commentaries.
- ISBN: 9781467423731
- ISBN: 1467423734
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 408 pages).
- Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., 2010.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 60-73) and indexes.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Introduction: origins and transmission -- Literary features and composition -- Historical background to Hosea's prophecy -- Hosea's theology -- Bibliography -- Text and commentary: superscription (1:1) -- Hosea's family (1:2-3:5) -- God and his people (4:1-11:11) -- God and his people (11:12-14:8) -- This is wisdom: Yhwh's ways are right (14:9).
|Summary:|| J. Andrew Dearman considers the prophetic figure's historical roots in the covenant traditions of ancient Israel, includes his own translation of the biblical text, and masterfully unpacks Hosea's poetic, metaphorical message of betrayal, judgment, and reconciliation. --from publisher description.
|Source of Description Note:|| Print version record.
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