The Book of the Twelve Prophets in Biblical Scholarship

  Conveners: Beth Stovell, George Athas, Colin Toffelmire, Daniel Timmer      Email conveners

The Book of the Twelve Prophets in Biblical Scholarship research group focuses on synchronic approaches to the study of the Book of the Twelve/the Minor Prophets.

This year we continue to explore the theme of “Empire, Power, and Politics in the Twelve.”

  • George Athas, Moore Theological College, Presiding (5 min)
  • Terence J. Kleven, Central College
    ‘For I Will Cleanse Their Blood (ונקיתי דמם) that I Have Not Cleansed’: A Rhetorical Study of the Depiction of the People, the Land and the Nations in the Book of Joel (30 min)
  • Nathan Lovell, George Whitefield College
    Pax Assyriaca or Pax Zion? Micah’s Logic of Peace and Militarism (30 min)
  • Chelsea Mak, Emory University
    ‘Therefore, The Land Mourns’: Deportation, Desolation, and Imperial Politics in the Book of the Twelve (30 min)
This group will be meeting online December 7, 1pm-4pm
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12/07/2020 01:00 PM
12/07/2020 04:00 PM
The Book of the Twelve Prophets in Biblical Scholarship
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