Prophetic symbolism is likely one of the key issues of this quantity. On Isaiah, John F.A. Sawyer unearths radical photographs of Yahweh, Kenneth T. Aitken appears to be like on the metamorphosis of the major motif of listening to, seeing and knowing, Michael L. Barre examines lions and birds in 31.4-5, and Marvin A. Sweeney re-examines vmes(tm)s in 8.6. The imagery of Ezekiel is explored by way of Leslie C. Allen (the 'Death Valley' imaginative and prescient) and M.G. Swanepoel (Ezekiel sixteen and feminine pictures of Israel), and Alan Cooper and Athalya Brenner write at the booklet of Jonah. essays of extra basic scope care for the quest for harmony in Isaiah (David Carr) and the redactional form of Nahum 1 (James Nogalski). an enticing and stimulating quantity which displays the liveliness of present study at the prophetic literature.
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1 would like to thank the Yad Hanadiv/Barecha Foundation which provided th e funds for my 1989-90 sabbatical a t the Hebrew Universit y of Jerusalem wher e th e research fo r this paper was completed. 6 4 3 rendering is awkward and continues to provoke attempts to explain or emend the unusual form of the verse. On th e othe r hand , prio r attempt s t o resolv e th e proble m b y explaining th e grammatica l form of um esos a s a verba l nou n o r b y emending th e passage have hardly proved satisfactory.
24 . It s redemptive contex t is als o further elaborated , bot h in th e more imme diate an d emotiv e term s o f divin e respons e t o th e people' s lamen t (vv. 18-19 ) an d i n term s o f th e attendan t transformation o f natur e (vv. 23-26) . The attainmen t o f knowledg e an d understandin g expresse d o r implied in these passages i s the result of looking to Yahweh, seeing hi s work an d hearin g hi s words . Hence , a s i n th e 'A ' for m o f th e moti f connected wit h Israel's judgment, the relation between th e terms i n the positive-positive for m is also empirical an d didactic in character.
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