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Israel after the exile, sixth and fifth centuries, B.C.

W. F. Lofthouse

Israel after the exile, sixth and fifth centuries, B.C.

by W. F. Lofthouse

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Published by The Clarendon press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Historical Books -- Commentaries,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Prophets -- Commentaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. F. Lofthouse.
    SeriesThe Clarendon Bible
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 247, 15 p.
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14385036M

    Even before the destruction of Israel and the exile of Judah happened, the prophets spoke of eventual restoration. Indeed, some 70 years after Jerusalem was emptied and the temple was destroyed, the leader of a new dominant empire, Cyrus of Persia, decreed that Jews be allowed to return to their land and begin a process of reconstruction. message in the broad framework of “exile and return” in the sixth and fifth centuries B.C.E., when the book or scroll of Amos was re-worked and (re)edited. The text places Amos during the reign Uzziah, King of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam, King of Israel, two years before the earthquake (Amos ).File Size: KB.

      The redactions or continued growth of the Book of Amos has a richer complex literary history that extends into the sixth and fifth centuries B.C.E. In chapters 1 and 2 of Amos, there is a unique phrase, “for three transgressions of [X] and for four” set against the nations (, 6, 9, 11, 13; , 4, 6). Ezra is chronologically the last historical book in the Hebrew Bible, covering the end of the sixth and the beginning of the fifth centuries B.C.E. It tells the narrative of the return to Zion. What Was the Return to Zion? At the end of the sixth century B.C.E., the kingdom of Judah was dismantled by the Babylonian : Shawn Aster.

    The practice had been going on for centuries, more widely and more frequently in the time of the Neo-Assyrian Empire (middle of the 8th to middle of the 7th centuries B.C.E.). This was just the period when the Empire reached its greatest extent, bringing Israel under its sway. 6. How did Jehovah motivate the remnant who returned from exile? 6 After God’s people returned from exile, they needed competent leadership as well as comfort and admonition to stay focused on true worship. Another group of prophets —Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi— filled that need. They served in the sixth and fifth centuries B.C.E.


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Get this from a library. Israel after the exile: sixth and fifth centuries, B.C. [W F Lofthouse] -- Commentary on selected passages from Ezra, Nehemiah, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Obadiah, Haggai, Zechariah and Malachi.

Genre/Form: Commentaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lofthouse, W.F. (William Frederick), b. Israel after the exile, sixth and fifth centuries. Israel after the exile: Sixth and fifth centuries, B.C (The Clarendon Bible.

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The period of Israel's Babylonian exile is one of the most enthralling eras of biblical Israel after the exile. During this time Israel went through its deepest crisis, and the foundation was laid for its most profound renewal. The crisis provoked the creation of a wealth of literary works such as laments, prophetic books, and historical works, all of which Albertz Israel after the exile in detail through the methods of Reviews: 1.

The sixth century BC is characterized at the time when all of Israel including Judah was dispersed among other nations. During this time, Judah went into exile in Babylon and the Northern kingdom remained dispersed in the nations the Assyrians had settled them in. The Babylonian Empire was the predominant power in the region andFile Size: 24KB.

The second category of Old Testament books comprises the Prophets. Many of these works were composed during or after Israel’s exile in the sixth and fifth centuries b.c. The books can be divided into two further categories: the Former Prophets and the Latter Prophets.

These sections were definitely edited and supplemented by later scribes during the Babylonian Exile in the sixth and fifth centuries B.C.E. and possibly after it as well. Coin from the time of Alexander the Great: found by cave explorers in Israel \ REUTERS.

Israel in Exile book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. About half of the material in the Hebrew Bible came into being or was subs /5(7). The Babylonian captivity or Babylonian exile is the period in Jewish history during which a number of people from the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylon, the capital of the Neo-Babylonian the Battle of Carchemish in BCE, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon besieged Jerusalem, resulting in tribute being paid by King Jehoiakim.

Israel in Exile: The History and Literature of the Sixth Century B.C.E (Studies in Biblical Literature) David Green (Translator) Rainer Albertz The period of Israel’s Babylonian exile is one of the most enthralling eras of biblical history.

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Lenox Jewels. EXILE, BABYLONIANEXILE, BABYLONIAN, exiles of Judah to Babylonia, sixth–fifth centuries b.c.e. Although Babylonia was not the only destination of former Judahites, it was the Babylonian deportees and their descendants whose perspectives inform the Hebrew Bible.

Modern scholarship has adopted their perspective in dividing Israelite/Jewish history into "pre-exilic,". In one sense, the Babylonian exile of the sixth century B.C.E.

ended when King Cyrus of Persia issued an edict in B.C.E. allowing the exiled Jews to return to Jerusalem and rebuild their city and their temple (2ChrEzraEzra ); this was viewed as an affirmation of Jeremiah’s prophecy that the exile would end after   Historically, the exile of Israel is the period in biblical history that begins with the first deportation of Israel in B.C.

until the fall of Babylon and the edict of Cyrus in B.C. However, the exile was not the end of the nation as such. The next time the Bible says anything about a “book of the Torah” is in Nehemiah 8, where people led by Ezra the Scribe returning from the Babylonian Exile, probably in B.C.E., hold a ceremony in which “the book of the law of Moses” is read.

Lofthouse, W.F. Israel after The Exile, Sixth and Fifth Centuries B.C. Greenwood Press (). McCullough, W. Stewart. The History and Literature of the Palestinian Jews: from Cyrus to Herod.

Toronto UP (). McEvenue, S.E. ‘The Political Structure in File Size: KB. Both books were produced during the eighth century B.C., and both concern conditions that existed in Israel prior to that nation's collapse. The Book of Isaiah (Chapters 1–39) and the Book of Micah come from the same century and are addressed to the.

Authorship of Isaiah. By James M. Rochford. While the book of Isaiah claims to be written in the 8 th century B.C.

( B.C.) by “Isaiah son of Amoz” (Isa. ; ; c.f. ), higher critics of the OT claim that it was written in multiple parts by multiple people. Because of the fulfilled supernatural predictions of Isaiah, critics believe that the second half of Isaiah (chapters.

The 6th century BC started the first day of BC and ended the last day of BC. This century represents the peak of a period in human history popularly known as Axial period saw the emergence of five major thought streams springing from five great thinkers in different parts of the world: Buddha and Mahavira in India, Zoroaster in Persia, Pythagoras in Centuries: 7th century BC, 6th century BC.

Israel in the Persian Period: The Fifth and Fourth Centuries B.C.E. Erhard S. Gerstenberger, Siegfried S. Schatzmann Although the Persians are seldom mentioned explicitly in the Hebrew Bible, the Persian period (– B.C.E.) gave new shape to ancient Israel, as the biblical text evolved and the foundations of the Judeo-Christian tradition.EXILE, BABYLONIAN, exiles of Judah to Babylonia, sixth–fifth centuries B.C.E.

Although Babylonia was not the only destination of former Judahites, it was the Babylonian deportees and their descendants whose perspectives inform the Hebrew Bible.Some believe that it was during the time of the exile that some of Israel's priests added to the old Scriptures and wrote new ones, so the people would not forget who they were and where they came from.

Back Home in Judea. Many of the Jewish people had been sent into exile between the years to B.C.