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Jonah, Jesus and Other Good Coyotes

Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible

by Daniel Smith-Christopher

  • 95 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Abingdon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible readings or selections,
  • Ethics & moral philosophy,
  • Biblical Studies - Topical,
  • Christian Life - Social Issues,
  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • Biblical teaching,
  • Christianity,
  • Justice,
  • Peace,
  • Religious aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7725068M
    ISBN 100687343836
    ISBN 109780687343836
    OCLC/WorldCa80917026

    Tim Keller, King’s Cross: The Story of the World in the Life of Jesus, pp. We have a resource that can enable us to stay calm inside no matter how the storms rage outside. Here’s a clue: Mark has deliberately laid out this account using language that is parallel, almost identical, to the language of the famous Old Testament account of Jonah. Both Jesus and Jonah were in a boat, and. in Biblical Studies and Peace Studies, including Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible; Introduction to the Old Testament: Our Call to Faith and Justice; and A Biblical Theology of Exile. Dr. Smith-Christopher lectures widely in churches and parishes throughout.

    Jonah ben Amittai prophesied the victories which made possible Israel’s “Golden Age” in the reign of Jeroboam II (c. ). If Jonah is not the author, then the book slanders the character of the 8th-cent. prophet unjustly. Most modern scholars, other than conservative ones, reject the traditional belief that Jonah wrote the book. Jonah Chapter 1 - Jesus ’ Life As a Man. The story starts out with Jesus at home in heaven. His Father told Him to go down to Paradise (Nineveh) –where the Old Testament saints were waiting for their reward and tell them the judgement that was coming. Jesus quickly left, but first He had to make another, very necessary stop. Continue.

      The Book of Jonah includes the famous story of the great fish (often erroneously thought of as a whale) has led many to dismiss this book as merely a biblical “fish story.” It is a mistake to assume that events and actions of the book are not historical in nature. Jesus used the story of. JONAH: JESUS: 1. His mission was to call the gentile Assyrians of Nineveh to repentance and acknowledgement of Yahweh as the source of their salvation [Jonah ; ]. 1. His mission was to call all of mankind, including the gentile nations, to repentance and into Covenant with Yahweh [Matthew ]. 2. Jonah was willing to sacrifice his.


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They thumbed their noses at man 5/5(1). Hearing silenced voices of the Bible: the "other" ten commandments --Violent times and courageous hopes: a history of two biblical wars, BCE and 70 CE --"Second Isaiah" and Jonah: two Hebrew coyotes --Crossing over for peace: two Hebrew "coyotes" swim the "Rio Jordan" --The new "creationism": pray globally, act nonviolently --Jesus.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5. Seeing Jesus Christ in the Old Testament book of Jonah will greatly aid us in understanding Jonah and how Jesus could refer to Himself as, “something greater than Jonah” (Matthew ).

Comparing and Contrasting Jonah and Jesus. Jonah was a prophet preaching. Ishtar and other native deities were still worshipped at Nineveh down to the fall of the city in B.C.E.” Millar Burrows, “The Literary Category of the Book of Jonah,” 83–84, cited in David Marcus, From Balaam to Jonah: Anti-prophetic Satire in the Hebrew Bible, Brown Judaic Studies (Atlanta: Scholars, ),   The Paperback of the Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible by Daniel L.

Smith-Christopher at Barnes & Noble. FREE B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages: The book of Jonah reveals to us the depths of God’s grace, both to “outsiders” and to “insiders”.

It shows us God’s compassion for the lost and His patience with His wayward people. Use this guide to uncover the wonderful message of Jonah, and to come face to face with the greatest evangelist of all—the Lord our God : Stephen Witmer. Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible () Lost Books of the Bible for Dummies (with Stephen Spignesi, ) Micah: A Commentary (The Old Testament Library), ; References.

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Each essay manages to be both interesting and thought-provoking--quite an accomplishment for such a broad examination of religious traditions."―Daniel Smith-Christopher, author of Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible.

About the Author:4/5(2). Zvi and other reference of your choice, examine how the book of Jonah would have been read and the significance it would have had long after Nineveh had been destroyed. Prophetic Analysis (25%; words} The book of Jonah is part of a prophetic scroll known as the Twelve.

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A “good coyote,” we learn, are those who help immigrants cross the border. Each essay manages to be both interesting and thought-provoking--quite an accomplishment for such a broad examination of religious traditions."—Daniel Smith-Christopher, author of Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible.

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Dr. Smith-Christopher is the author of several books, including, Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the Bible, A .Jonah or Jonas, in the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh/Old Testament), is a prophet of the northern kingdom of Israel in about the 8th century is the central figure of the Book of Jonah, in which he is called upon by God to travel to Nineveh and warn its residents of impending divine d, Jonah boards a ship to in a storm, he orders the ship's crew to cast him overboard Born: 9th century BCE.