The Christ of the Prophets

by O. Palmer Robertson

Publisher: P & R Publishing

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Prophets,
  • Theology,
  • O.T,
  • Biblical teaching,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • Religion,
  • O.T,
  • Biblical Studies - Old Testament,
  • Bible,
  • General,
  • Bible,
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages553
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Open LibraryOL8088983M
ISBN 100875525644
ISBN 109780875525648
OCLC/WorldCa54424856

Other Book of Mormon prophets had previously spoken and would later speak of having their garments washed white in the blood of the Lamb, but no prophet gave such clear information about the atoning work of Christ’s blood itself or placed such central attention on the fact that Christ.   The Lord has declared that the Book of Mormon contains “the fulness of the gospel of Jesus Christ” (Doctrine and Covenants –9; cf. ).1 It is important to note here that the Book of Mormon appears to use the words “gospel” and “doctrine” (of Christ) synonymously, as is seen in Sherem’s words to the prophet Jacob.   These final twelve books of the Old Testament have strange names and often use poetic language to introduce people and stories that are literally thousands of years old. But when we read the Minor Prophets to know Jesus better, and enjoy him more deeply, we see his glory afresh in at least six ways. 1. Discover the character of Christ. Books, eBooks & Audio >> Academic >> Theology >> Theological Movements & Traditions >> Covenant Theology Author/Artist Review I'm the author/artist and I want to review Christ of the Covenants, Prophets, Sages - 3 Pack.

The Bible is unique. It is the only book that has the answers to the basic que stions of life and cl aims to be written by the true God. This book tells humanity who its Creator is, why it was created, and its ultimate destiny. Although the Bible reveals the awesome purpose for human existence, it does so in a carefully coded message. The. Survey Of The Minor Prophets David A. Padfield 2 B. The sermons in the book of Acts are filled with the words of the prophets: 1. Peter on Pentecost (Acts f, 25, 34). 2. Peter on Solomon’s Porch (Acts –25). 3. Stephen’s history of the Jews (Acts 7 contains 11 OT quotations). C. The book of Romans contains 60 OT Size: KB. Minor Prophets. The minor prophets refer to the shorter books of the Old Testament containing the prophecies of key prophets. These books are also referred to as the Twelve Prophets because they consist of 12 books. The minor prophets include Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah and Malachi. Jesus introduced himself as a prophet of Islam and the awaited Messiah. Like the many Muslim prophets before him, his core message was to call people to worship God. He also tried to reform the practice of Judaism which had been corrupted over the centuries and brought the good news about the coming of Prophet Muhammad. Jesus spoke about one God.

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The Christ of the Prophets provides an excellent overview of the prophets. I was especially helped by the scriptural requirements to be a prophet and the nature of their call. The book is well written and well organized. It is faithful to the scriptures. This is the first book by O.

Palmer Robertson that I have read. I intend to investigate others.5/5(6). Fantastic overview of the Prophetic books of the Old Testament. Robertson focuses on how the themes of exile and restoration were fulfilled for Israel under the The Christ of the Prophets book Covenant.

He also shows how these prophetic themes provide a pattern that is anticipated and fulfilled in Christ and the New Covenant/5.

In "The Christ of the Prophets", Robertson provides a stimulating study of the role of Israel's prophets, and the content of their writings. The book is thoughtfully structured, looking at/5(4).

After examining the origins of prophetism, the prophets' call, and their proclamation and application of law and covenant, Robertson devotes special attention to the biblical-theological significance of the exile.

Viewing that phenomenon through the lens of several prophets, he draws our focus to the glorious restoration of God's people in Christ.

The Christ of the Prophets provides an excellent overview of the prophets. I was especially helped by the scriptural requirements to be a prophet and the nature of their call. The book is well written and well organized. It is faithful to the scriptures.

This is the first book by O. Palmer Robertson that I have read.5/5(2). Jonah: A prophet in northern Israel, Johan likely lived in 8th century BCE.

The book of Jonah is different from the other prophetic books of the Bible. Typically, prophets issued warnings or gave instructions to the people of Israel. Instead, God told Jonah to evangelize in the city of Nineveh, home of Israel's cruelest enemy.

Prophets in the Book of Mormon who saw Christ "And now I, Nephi, write more of the words of Isaiah, for my soul delighteth in his words. For I will liken his words unto my people, and I will send them forth unto all my children, for he verily saw my Redeemer, even as I have seen him.

Nevi'im (/ n ə v i ˈ iː m, n ə ˈ v iː ɪ m /; Hebrew: נְבִיאִים Nəḇî'îm, "Prophets" literally "spokespersons") is the second main division of the Hebrew Bible (the Tanakh), between the Torah (instruction) and Ketuvim (writings).

The Nevi'im are divided into two groups. The Former Prophets (Hebrew: נביאים ראשונים Nevi'im Rishonim) consists of the narrative books. The Prophets of Israel Viewed as a Whole Their Designation The first division of the Old Testament was known as the Law with the second being called the Former Prophets, but these included four books which have already been outlined—Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings.

Though these books deal with the history of Israel, they were composed from a prophetic viewpoint and possibly even the. Overview In this abridged version of The Christ of the Prophets, O.

Palmer Robertson captures the passion and purpose of their extraordinary : Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: The origin of prophetism in Israel --Prominent aspects of prophetism related to its origin --The prophet's call and commission --Prophets true and false --Covenant and law in the proclamation of the prophets --Prophetic application of law and covenant --The biblical-theological setting of.

The Twelve, also called The Twelve Prophets, or The Minor Prophets, book of the Hebrew Bible that contains the books of 12 minor prophets: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi.

Publisher's Description In this abridged version of The Christ of the Prophets, O. Palmer Robertson captures the passion and purpose of their extraordinary : P & R Publishing.

In this abridged version of The Christ of the Prophets, O. Palmer Robertson captures the passion and purpose of their extraordinary writings. After examining the origins of prophetism, the prophets’ call, and their proclamation and application of law and covenant, Robertson devotes special attention to the biblical-theological significance of the exile.

Nephi, a Book of Mormon prophet, journeyed from Jerusalem to the Americas years before the birth of Christ. This great leader and colonizer gave us many important writings in the Book of Mormon. John the Baptist was chosen to prepare the world for the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ. After the three major prophets is the book of Daniel and the twelve minor prophets: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habukkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi.

In Jewish Bibles most of these books are included among “the Latter Prophets,” since there were prophets who lived before these figures. In his work, The Christ of the Prophets (P&R, ), O.

Palmer Robertson provides an invaluable guide to the prophetic books. He distills the fruit of a lifetime of study into one masterful volume.

Robertson divides his work into fourteen : Keith Mathison. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The origin of prophetism in Israel --Prominent aspects of prophetism --The call and commission of God's prophets --Prophets true and false --Covenant and law in the proclamation of the prophets --Prophetic application of law --prophetic application of covenants --The biblical-theological.

The book of Hebrews explains that while God had spoken through the prophets in the Old Testament, He had more recently, “in these last days,” spoken through His Son (Hebrews ). We also see in Revelation one way God revealed messages for us.

Publisher's Description In this abridged version of The Christ of the Prophets, O. Palmer Robertson captures the passion and purpose of their extraordinary writings. Then “beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he expounded unto them the scriptures which concerning himself.” The Book of Mormon is essentially an Old Testament book.

pages of its pages were written before the coming of Christ. The crowning event in the Book of Mormon is when the resurrected Christ appears to the Nephites. Prophet, Christ as. The largest Old Testament passage on the coming Messiah in the role of a prophet is Deuteronomy There God promised, through Moses, that he would raise up a prophet from among the Jewish people who would be like Moses.

This declaration led many to inquire who this prophet like Moses would be. The Christ of the Prophets serves as a sequel to The Christ of the Covenants, a work already regarded by many as a classic in the field of biblical theology.

The unparalleled outpouring of inspired literature through the prophets came at a period of history that invites comparisons to our own. MINOR PROPHETS INTRODUCTION 1. We will be studying the 12 Minor Prophets.

Discuss the Table of Contents (P. 1) a) Read the book assigned b) Answer questions 3. We will study the prophets by the Century in which they lived. a) The dates are gathered from: 1—The books of prophecy 2—Bible history 3—Secular historyFile Size: KB.

The book of Isaiah involves the ministry of one of God’s great prophets who lived in the latter half of the eighth century before Christ. He prophesied for a period lasting forty to sixty years during the reigns of four rulers of the southern kingdom of Judah: Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah.

In this abridged version of The Christ of the Prophets, O. Palmer Robertson captures the passion and purpose of their extraordinary writings. The second beast is the False Prophet whose task it is to point people to the Antichrist, just as the Holy Spirit points people toward Jesus Christ.

Revelation links the False Prophet with the Antichrist; they work together and ultimately will perish together. In Revelation we are told he looks like a lamb but speaks like a dragon. Ever since the Book of Mormon was translated by the Prophet Joseph Smith in a matter of months in and published in Marchpresidents of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have testified of and extolled the divinity of this volume of scripture.

President Ezra Taft Benson taught with great power that the Book of Mormon, the keystone of our religion, came forth out of the earth in fulfillment of the Lord’s pronouncement to Enoch.

The Father and the Son and angels and prophets appearing to the Prophet Joseph Smith were “directed by heaven to restore the necessary powers to the.

Only Jesus Christ, the Messiah, can forgive our sins. An overview of the prophetic books is provided in the Appendix A of Solid Roots Study #1. Conclusion: The entire old Testament and all its sections look forward to Jesus Christ. A list of the themes of the major and minor prophets is available at Bible Book.

Peter explained that the prophet to whom Moses referred was Christ, for whom Moses was himself an Old Testament type: Acts And he shall send Jesus Christ, which before was preached unto you: Whom the heaven must receive until the times of restitution of all things, which God hath spoken by the mouth of all his holy prophets since the.The Book of Mormon describes a number of individuals unique to its narrative as prophets.

Here, the prophets included are those who, according to the narrative, inherited the plates of Nephi and who otherwise are called prophets within the text.

Also included are the .In Islam, ʿĪsā ibn Maryam (Arabic: عِيسَى ٱبْنُ مَرْيَمَ ‎, lit. 'Jesus, son of Mary'), or Jesus, is the penultimate prophet and messenger of God and the Messiah, sent to guide the Children of Israel with a new revelation: Injīl (Arabic for "the gospel").

As in the Christian New Testament, the Quran (the central religious text of Islam) describes Jesus as the Messiah Born: c. 4 BC, Bethlehem, Judea, Roman Empire.