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Exposing the inadequacies of previous conceptions of static cultures and indifferent observers, the e-book argues as a substitute for social technology to recognize and rejoice range, narrative, emotion, and subjectivity.

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38. ), Texte, Methode und Grammatik: Wolfgang Richter zum 65. Geburtstag (St Ottilien: EOS, 1991), pp. 11 -16. 1. 9). And this wordplay anticipates the climactic pun that transforms the summer fruit into a word of destruction. The rhetorical series reaches its climax in the fourth vision, and it ends with words and images that complete the thought of the first vision. The formula Thus the Lord Yahweh showed me' is matched by 'says the Lord Yahweh' (7. 3). The first and last visions use agricultural imagery, the first referring to the new growth of herbage and the last referring to the harvest bounty.

317. 47. On intercession in Amos and the prophets, see Edmond Jacob, 'Prophetes et Intercesseurs', in M. Carrez, J. Dore and P. ), De la Torah au Messie: etudes d'exegese et d'hermeneutique bibliques offertes a Henri Gazelles pour ses 25 annees d 'enseignement a I 'Institut Catholique de Paris, October 1979 (Paris: Desclee, 1981), pp. 205-17. 48. 4-8: Der kosmische Frevel handlerischer 1. 5). ' ("Dl? 5). 8b). Just as the new moon passes through its equinox, God is expected to pass by his people or be present at their feasts.

21 -24). 8). 5). 1). 6b, 12). 12-13). 2), Amos poses questions that elicit the answer 'No', and then there is a sudden shift to direct address. 30 Yet Judah's nobles have done what is preposterous and unreasonable by perverting justice and turning the order of things upside down. The poem ends with a festive mood: 'you who rejoiced in a non- 29. Scholars explain away the fact that Joseph's ruin refers to a past event: Wolff (Amos, pp. 6b as a late supplement; Bruce Vawter (Amos, Hosea, Micah, with an Introduction to Classical Prophecy [Old Testament Message, 7; Wilmington, DE: Michael Glazier, 1981], p.

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