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how is the book of Ezekiel titled in hebrew

God strengthens

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who was ezekiel

one of those deported during the 2nd deportation (597 BC)

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after how long would he begin his prophetic ministry

5 years later while in exile

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what was Ezekiel predicting while ministering in babylon

predicting the 3rd and final attack and destruction of Jerusalem

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what prompted a change in Ezekiel's prophetic message

the fall of the city of Jerusalem

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what was Ezekiel message before the fall of Jerusalem and why

Ezekiel's message focused on Judah's soon destruction because of their sin

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what was Ezekiel message after the fall of Jerusalem

Ezekiel's message centered on Judah's future restoration

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unlike jeremiah, how does the book of Ezekiel written

chronological order

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purpose of Ezekiel


to outline blessings that will follow their judgment

to warn Israel of imminent judgment

to stress the need for individual responsibility and national accountability before God

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how Ezekiel was called to act out his prophecies

in highly and symbolic dramatic form, which is more than any other prophets

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theology of Ezekiel

God is sovereign over all nations

God's sovereignty is based on His holiness

this holy and sovereign God resolved that He would be know and acknowledged

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how the messages of Ezekiel changes once the news of the destruction of Jerusalem arrived to the exiles

changes to the Lord's words of hope for His people

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what they would experience after the message changed

spiritual revival, restoration to the holy land, and a glorious future

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what biblical scholars acknowledge that presents special challenges in its interpretation? and what part of the book it occupies

the temple vision. it occupies the last 9 chapters

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how some have even described the last 9 chapters in Ezekiel (the temple vision)

the most difficult passage in the old testament

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under which 4 kings Daniel held high position

Nebuchadnezzar, Belshazzar, Darius, and Cyrus

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how does Daniel's character reflect in the bible

Daniel is the only spotless character in the bible outside of Christ. there is not a flaw to be found in his character

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like who/what Daniel's life was

Joseph, God's candle shinning in heathen darkness

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where Daniel was carried to and when

Babylon, during the first deportation of the captives

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unlike the other prophets, how does Daniel deal with the Gentile and Jewish nations

Daniel deals more fully with the gentile nations than with his own jewish nation

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what is the Hebrew meaning of Daniel

God is my judge

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what much of Daniel's writings does not bear

the character of prophecy

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Ezekiel, as a contemporary of Daniel, has an extremely high opinion of him. how many times does he mentions Daniel by name? and as what?

2 times, as deserving to be racked with Noah and Job (Ez. 14:14) or as having great wisdom (Ez. 28:3)

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what much of Daniel's writings does bear

character of history

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the 2 ways our Lord endorsed Daniel

both the genuineness of his message and the validity of Daniel as a prophet

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what new testament book quotes Daniel more than any other old testament book

revelation

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date Daniel was written (Daniel's lifetime)

6th century B.C.

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how Daniel was identified by Jesus

as the prophet who spoke of the abomination of desolation in the Olivet discourse of Matthew

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what prophecy does chapter 9 of Daniel include

includes prophecy up to the crucifixion of Christ and the destruction of Jerusalem

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what king wrote even one chapter in Daniel and what chapter

king Nebuchadnezzar; chapter 4

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author of Daniel

Daniel
its is also likely that some now-unknown person was inspired by the holy spirit to collect, edit and organize this book

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5 themes of the book of Daniel

the sovereignty and superiority of God

the protection of God

God's prevenient grace

hope

prayer

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2 ways Daniel's writings can be outlined

Narration (stories) and revelation (visions)

Hebrew (prophecy concerning jews); and Aramaic (prophecy concerning gentiles); and Hebrew ( prophecy concerning jews)

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what similar thing that happened to Daniel also happened to joseph

he proved faithful and pure in their conduct, God rewarded him with wisdom from heaven

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what many commentators believe that the 4th person in the fiery furnace was

a visible appearance of Christ in human form

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if true, what would it be

this would then be another old testament theophany

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3 things to remember in chapter 4 in the book of daniel

it was an official "state documents" from ancient times

it was a proclamation of king Nebuchadnezzar to the whole world

this is the only chapter in the bible written by a pagan king

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the theology behind the precision of prophecy in Daniel chapter 9

the idea that God is sovereign. human history does not take God by surprise

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how chapter 11 is unique in scripture

its prophecy that is so literal in nature that many scholars, discount the entire book

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according to the historian josephus, how alexander's visit was finished

by viewing the book of Daniel which foretold the rise and conquest of Alexander. he was so pleased with this, that he spared the city

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why were they called minor prophets

not because they are of any lesser value but because they are shorter than the major prophets

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is there a difference between a major prophet and a minor prophet in term of importance

they are equally important

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to whom the book of Obadiah was written

addressed to Edom, but Judah was its intended primary readers

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which of the minor prophets calls for repentance? and for what

joel, for the rending of hearts as a contrast to external show of torn garments

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what is the message of the book of jonah

God is concern for all the heathen nations, and that Jehovah is the universal God over all the earth

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what is the only OT prophet that Jesus directly compared himself to

jonah

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messages of the book of amos

justice is far more important to God than our worship

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what kind of prophecy is found in amos chapter 8

a prophecy of the 400 years of prophetic silence from (malachi) to john the baptist

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message of the book of hosea

Israel had been unfaithful to her covenant. so God sees that Israel is an adulterous wife desecrating her marriage vow

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with what micah's prophecies sympathized entirely

poorer classes regarded God as the spiritual vindicator of Judah's voiceless sufferers

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messages of the book of zephaniah

Zephaniah exhorted his people to seek meekness and righteousness, promising that, if they did, all would be well

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messages of the book of nahum

nahum single-mindedly proclaims the destruction and doom of Nineveh, the Assyrian capital.

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what did God inform habakkuk

the Babylonians would be his chastening rod on the nation

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what can we learn about from haggai

the contagious nature of sin of procrastination

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who is zechariah

an apocalyptic look to the final consummation of God's eternal purpose in the glory of the messiah's rule

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what can we learn from the book of malachi

the work of john the baptist