The Book of the Twelve Prophets in Biblical Scholarship

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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.

11/19/2021
3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Room: Conference Room 9 - Marriott Rivercenter

The Book of the Twelve Prophets in Biblical Scholarship group focuses on synchronic approaches to the study of the Book of the Twelve/the Minor Prophets. This year we will continue to explore the theme of "Empire, Power, and Politics in the Twelve."

Beth M. Stovell, Ambrose Seminary of Ambrose University, Presiding (5 min)

Amy N. Allan, Wheaton College
Power, Metaphor and Divine Judgment in Hosea 2 (30 min)

Gary Edward Schnittjer, Cairn University
The Gospel according to the King of Nineveh: How Jonah's King of Nineveh offers Hope to Joel's Congregation (30 min)

Chelsea Mak, Emory University
'Therefore the Land Mourns': Deportation, Desolation and  Imperial Politics in the  Book of the Twelve (30 min)

Roundtable Discussion (25 min)