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The 5 Biblical Covenants

-Protoevangelium-Abrahamic-Mosaic; Davidic-New Covenant

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Protoevangelium

Genesis 3:15

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Abrahamic Covenant

Genesis 12,15,17 (2100/2000 BC)

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Mosaic Covenant

Exodus 20 (1450 BC)

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Davidic Covenant

2 Samuel 7 (1000 BC)

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New Covenant

Jeremiah 31:31-34 (586 BC)

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hozeh and ro'eh

seer; visions seen by prophet

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nabi'

more common; someone who calls or has been called

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Early Prophets

-Moses, Samuel-Gad, Nathan, Micaiah-Elija and Elisha

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What Prophets Are

-devoted servants of Yahweh-called to service by Yahweh-forth tellers/proclaimers of Yahweh's message-fortellers - visions of the future

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What Prophets Aren't

-hysterical babblers-fortune tellers-religious fanatics

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Organizing principles of Major/Minor Prophets

length and chronological

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Major Prophets

Isaiah -Daniel

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Minor Prophets

"Book of the 12"; Hosea - Malachi

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Differences btwn Ancient Near East Prophets

+Biblically addressed whole nation+focused on right living and attitude+contained moral importance+reaching implications of pple's actions

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2 Classes of Prophetic Oracles

+"Thus says the LORD"+Oracles of judgment and salvation

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Variety of Prophetic Oracles

+allegories+Proverbs+Lamentations+prayers

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2 types of composition of Prophetic Lit

+Personal authorship - written by author+scribal authorship - written by someone else amanuensis

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amanuensis

transcribers; Jeremiah had one (Baruch)

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Basic Pattern (Major themes) of Prophetic Lit

sin > judgment > salvation

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Sin

+God's law is background+Prophets commentate pple's un/faithfulness+recurring issues: idolatry and injustice+call to repent

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Judgment

Nineveh only positive example of repentance; "Day of the Lord"

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Day of the Lord

+immediate - destruction of Jerusalem+future - eschatology - end of human history

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3 aspects of the Day of the Lord

+judgment of unbelievers+cleansing of God's pple+salvation of God's pple

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Aspects of Salvation theme

=God's presence/Temple=Messiah, Triumphant King=New Covenant=Salvation for the nations

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New Covenant

New hearts; Jer 31:31-34; Ezek 36:22-28

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Isaiah

"Yahweh Saves" like Joshua and Jesus

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Span of Isaiah

-Uzziah's reign starting in 790 BC-Hezekiah dies in 687 BC

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Isaiah's Calling

in year of King Uzziah's death (740 BC)

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Ending of Isaiah

recorded at death of Sennacherib (681 BC)