Introduction to the Minor Prophets
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Just some minor prophetsIsaiahJeremiahEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabbakukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachi2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in Egypt2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in EgyptFrom desert to Canaan2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in EgyptJudgesFrom desert to Canaan2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in EgyptJudgesSaul, David, SolomonFrom desert to Canaan2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in EgyptJudgesSaul, David, SolomonFrom desert to CanaanSouthern kingdomNorthern kingdom2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in EgyptJudgesSaul, David, SolomonFrom desert to CanaanSouthern kingdomNorthern kingdomAmos 760BC2004006008001000120014001600180020000Israel in EgyptJudgesSaul, David, SolomonFrom desert to CanaanSouthern kingdomNorthern kingdomAmos 760BCMalachi 460BCAll about the exileDeuteronomy720740760780800700Amos 760Hosea 755 - 722Northern kingdomDefeat by AssyriaMass deportation722BC500550600650700450Habakkuk 605Zephaniah640 - 610Southern kingdomJerusalem fallsExile in Babylon586BCFirst exiles return to Jerusalem538BCZechariah520Malachi460ExileOT Prophecy:
Announcing the Covenants enforcementOld Testament
Torah: Who are Gods people & how should they behave?
Histories: How did Gods people behave?
Prophecy:How did God respond?OT Prophecy:
Collections of oraclesOT Prophecy:
PoetryAll you need isOT Prophecy:
Gods word to them, not necessarily his word to usGood interpretation:
1. What did it mean to them?
2. How does that apply to us?For I will gather you up from all the nations and bring you home again to your land.
And you will live in Israel, the land I gave your ancestors long ago. You will be my people, and I will be your God.Ezekiel 36: 24, 28