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The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context

Scenes of Prophetic Drama (Jsot Supplement Series, 45)

by A. R. Pete Diamond

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Published by Sheffield Academic Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biblical concordances & commentaries,
  • Bible Commentary,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9753705M
    ISBN 101850750327
    ISBN 109781850750321

    Book of Jeremiah explained. The Book of Jeremiah (Hebrew: ספר יִרְמְיָהוּ; abbreviated Jer. or Jerm. in citations) is the second of the Latter Prophets in the Hebrew Bible, and the second of the Prophets in the Christian Old superscription at chapter Jeremiah –3 identifies the book as "the words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah".   Structure in the Confessions of Jeremiah. Reconsidering the “New Covenant” in Jeremiah – Yet Another New Covenant: Jeremiah’s Use of Deuteronomy and שוב שבות/שבית in the Book of Consolation. The Rechabites in the Book of Jeremiah and Their Historical Roots in Israel. Language and Rhetoric in Jeremiah’s Foreign Author: Catherine Sze Wing So.

    A spiritually restored people will be intent on the worship of Yahweh instead of idols (Jeremiah Jeremiah ; ).Geographically a deported people will be returned from exile to their own land (; Jeremiah Jeremiah ).The message is exhilarating: "There is hope for your future" (). Jeremiah’s confessions. As part of all this are the various laments found in the book of Jeremiah. There are five confessions or laments in this book, usually listed as follows: Willem VanGemeren says this of them.

      A series of passages in Jeremiah stand out because of their contents which presents itself as powerful debates about Jeremiah, his call, his enemies and his God. In some of them Jeremiah seems to. The book of Jeremiah takes pains to depict Jeremiah as a legitimate prophet of the Israelite god, Yahweh. In Jeremiah’s time, Judah was a nation divided over foreign policy and religion, and prophets with opposing messages claimed to speak for Yahweh ().According to the book of Jeremiah (our only source of information about him), it was Jeremiah’s determination to .


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Pete Diamond (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 6. About The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context. The 'Confessions' of Jeremiah have generally been interpreted as isolated poems interspersed among prophetic oracles.

This book endeavours to read the Confessions in their present literary context. Diamond argues persuasively that the more the Confessions are isolated from their setting in the book. The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context: Scenes of Prophetic Drama.

The 'Confessions' of Jeremiah have generally been interpreted as isolated poems interspersed among prophetic oracles.

This book endeavours to read the Confessions in their present literary context. Main The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context: Scenes of Prophetic Drama (JSOT Supplement) The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context: Scenes of Prophetic Drama (JSOT Supplement.

The 'Confessions' of Jeremiah have generally been interpreted as isolated poems interspersed among prophetic oracles. This book endeavours to read the Confessions in their present literary context.

Diamond argues persuasively that the more the Confessions are isolated from their setting in the book of Jeremiah, the more opaque and indeterminate readings of them become%. The Confessions of Jeremiah: Their Interpretation and Role in Chapters (Society Of Biblical Literature Dissertation Series) [O'Connor, Kathleen M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Confessions of Jeremiah: Their Interpretation and Role in Chapters (Society Of Biblical Literature Dissertation Series)Author: Kathleen M. O'Connor. The Book of Jeremiah is a collection of oracles, biographical accounts, and narratives that are not arranged in any consistent The major parts of the book are usually delineated as follows: prophecies against Judah and Jerusalem (chapters 1–25), narratives about Jeremiah (chapters 26–45), prophecies against foreign nations (chapters 46–51), and a historical appendix.

The book preserves an account of the prophetic ministry of Jeremiah, whose personal life and struggles are shown to us in greater depth and detail than those of any other OT prophet.

The meaning of his name is uncertain. To shape the context of Jeremiah’s preaching the Lord God provided his own object lessons of judgment. He sent a drought which caused the people to mourn, but they mourned because of the drought, not their disobedience.

“The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns but find no Size: 93KB. Jeremiah's confessions all stem from Jeremiah's commitment to justice. Much of his lamentation is requesting that God make good on his word, that He prove to the people that the wicked will see judgement.

While he would often assume a bit of a whiny tone, his laments by and large were not concerned solely with his own trouble. The Book of Jeremiah is so filled with historical, biographical, and autobiographical material that his life can be synchronized with dates and known events to a degree unparalleled in the writings of other prophets.

The world in Jeremiah's day was in commotion and Size: 11KB. Jeremiah’s Symbolic Acts Many important judgments are recorded in unforgettable imagery throughout the book of Jeremiah.

Jeremiah gave several prophecies that were accompanied by symbolic acts or allegories. The symbolic act, a staging of a prophetic message, is an interesting phenomenon associated with prophets, as, for example, the prophet Zedekiah’sContinue. The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context: Scenes of Prophetic Drama (JSOTSup 45; Sheffield: JSOT Press, ).

Diamond, A. P., "Jeremiah's Confessions in the LXX and MT: A Witness to Developing Canonical Function?", VT 40 () Donner, H. These verses are usually noted as Jeremiah’s Confessions and can be found at the following links: Jeremiah 18 Jeremiah 6 Jeremiah Jeremiah Jeremiah Jeremiah The picture with this post is Jeremiah as he appears on the Sistene Chapel by Michelangelo.

The 'Confessions' of Jeremiah have generally been interpreted as isolated poems interspersed among prophetic oracles. This book endeavours to read the.

Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The confessions of Jeremiah in context: scenes of prophetic drama in SearchWorks catalog.

Although the primary question expressly addressed in this book is how to achieve a valid reading of Jeremiah's "confessions," it is actually the results of such a "valid reading" that Diamond seeks.

At first glance, he focuses properly on the literary analysis and context of ; ; ,; ; ; and ,Author: Jeremiah Unterman. Jeremiah An Introduction to the Book THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT – THE GREAT POWERS: Judah and Israel (separate kingdoms after the death of Solomon) were small states in a world dominated by several larger states, primarily Assyria, Babylon, and Egypt.

There was a period of time after Solomon's death when none. The book occupies the second position in the Latter Prophets section of the Hebrew Bible after Isaiah and before Ezekiel, which accounts for its position in the Septuagint and most modern translations.

The meaning of "Jeremiah" is not Size: KB. Get this from a library. The confessions of Jeremiah in context: scenes of prophetic drama.

[A R Diamond]. 3. summaries of Jeremiah's sermons often in prose (also from Baruch) 4. autobiographical complaints to God in poetic form (Confessions of Jeremiah, cf. ; ; ; ) B. The book of Jeremiah includes both oral and written prophecies. Also from chapter 36 we learn that some had to be redictated/recopied.The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context (review) The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context (review) Unterman, Jeremiah.

Hebrew Studies 34 () Reviews Coote the radical Protestant theologian emerges at times to stand beside Coote the historian: "Jeroboam saw violence only in others and hence could not have foreseen the judgment of God in the fall .the prophet within the book of Jeremiah, including the Confessions, is “the word of God.

conveyed in and through a suffering prophet.”41 By having the prophet announce the. Confessions, the Confessions are given a prophetic role, alongside the more typical corporate. role fulfilled by poems of lament in general.