The Resource I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah : introduction and commentary, by Peter R. Ackroyd

I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah : introduction and commentary, by Peter R. Ackroyd

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I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah : introduction and commentary
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I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah
Title remainder
introduction and commentary
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by Peter R. Ackroyd
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  • I and II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah
  • First and Second Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah
  • One and Two Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah
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eng
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Ackroyd, Peter R
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no index present
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BS1345.3
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.A26
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Torch Bible commentaries.
Label
I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah : introduction and commentary, by Peter R. Ackroyd
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 13-15
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Contents
  • I. Introduction -- A line of approach -- Literary problems -- The historical problem of Ezra and Nehemiah -- The purpose of the work -- II. Commentary -- The true people of God -- I Chronicles 1-9 -- From Adam to Israel / 1.1-54 -- From Israel to the clans of Judah / 2.1-55 -- The family of David / 3.1-24 -- The descendants of the tribes / 4.1-8.40 -- The restored community / 9.1-44 -- III. David -- I Chronicles 10-29 -- The downfall of Saul / 10.1-14 -- The supremacy of David / 11.1-12.40 -- The ark I / 13.1-14 -- David's renown / 14.1-17 -- The ark II / 15.1-16.43 -- The house of God and the house of David / 17.1-27 -- David's wars / 18.1-20.8 -- The choice of the temple site / 21.1-22.1 -- Preparations for the temple / 22.2-23.1 -- The officials of temple and kingdom / 23.2-27.34 -- The commissioning of Solomon / 28.1-21 -- The commissioning of the people and the succession of Solomon / 29.1-30
  • IV. Solomon -- II Chronicles 1-9 -- Solomon's wisdom and prosperity I / 1.1-17 -- Preparation for the building / 2.1-18 -- The building of the temple / 3.1-5.1 -- The ark and the tent / 5.2-14 -- The prayer of Solomon / 6.1-42 -- The dedication and acceptance of the temple / 7.1-22 -- The achievement of Solomon / 8.1-16 -- Solomon's wisdom and prosperity II / 8.17-9.28 -- V. The true kingdom and its failure -- II Chronicles 10-36 -- A. The true kingdom -- II Chronicles 10-13 -- The secession of the north / 10.1-11.4 -- The true kingdom under Rehoboam / 11.5-23 -- Rehoboam -- faithfulness and repentance / 12.1-16 -- Abijah and the north / 13.1-14.1 -- B. Faith and unbelief in Judah's life -- II Chronicles 14-27 -- Asa the faithful / 14.2-15.19 -- Asa the faithless / 16.1-14 -- Jehoshaphat the just / 17.1-19 -- Jehoshaphat and the north / 18.1-19.3 -- Jehoshaphat, reformer of justice / 19.4-11 -- Jehoshaphat -- faith and deliverance / 20.1-37 -- Jehoram -- the consequences of wickedness / 21.1-20 -- Athaliah -- the true kingdom in peril / 22.1-23.21 -- Joash -- reformer and renegade / 24.1-27 -- Amaziah -- faithful and faithless / 25.1-28 -- Uzziah -- prosperity and pride / 26.1-23 -- Jotham the mighty / 27.1-9 -- C. From reform to disaster -- II Chronicles 28-36 -- The disastrous reign of Ahaz / 28.1-27 -- Hezekiah the reformer / 29.1-31.21 -- Hezekiah -- the reward of faithfulness / 32.1-33 -- Manasseh -- the renegade who repented / 33.1-20 -- Amon the wicked / 33.21-25 -- Josiah -- the reformer who failed at the end / 34.1-35.27 -- The final act of judgment / 36.1-23
  • VI. The books of Ezra & Nehemiah -- The Book of Ezra -- the first period of restoration -- Ezra 1-6 -- Restoration / 1.1-11 -- The returned exiles / 2.1-70 -- The restoration of worship / 3.1-13 -- Opposition / 4.1-24 -- The rebuilding of the temple / 5.1-6.22 -- The work of Ezra I -- Ezra 7-10 -- Ezra's commission / 7.1-28 -- Ezra's journey to Jerusalem / 8.1-36 -- The people's failure / 9.1-15 -- The dismissal of foreign wives / 10.1-44 -- VII. The book of Nehemiah -- The work of Nehemiah I -- Nehemiah 1-7 -- Jerusalem in distress / 1.1-11 -- Nehemiah's commission / 2.1-20 -- The rebuilders and the oppositions / 3.1-4.6 -- Opposition and resolve / 4.7-23 -- Social injustice remedied / 5.1-19 -- The tempting of Nehemiah and the completion of the wall / 6.1-19 -- The restored community / 7.1-72 -- VIII. The work of Ezra II -- Nehemiah 8-10 -- The reading of the law / 7.73-8.18 -- The confession of faith / 9.1-37 -- The covenant / 9-38-10.39 -- IX. The work of Nehemiah II -- Nehemiah 11-13 -- The populating of Jerusalem / 11.1-36 -- Dedication and reform / 12.1-13.3 -- Nehemiah's second governorship / 13.4-31
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780334002338
Lccn
73175851
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
Other control number
003518286
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(OCoLC)754863
Label
I & II Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah : introduction and commentary, by Peter R. Ackroyd
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 13-15
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rdacarrier
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text
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Contents
  • I. Introduction -- A line of approach -- Literary problems -- The historical problem of Ezra and Nehemiah -- The purpose of the work -- II. Commentary -- The true people of God -- I Chronicles 1-9 -- From Adam to Israel / 1.1-54 -- From Israel to the clans of Judah / 2.1-55 -- The family of David / 3.1-24 -- The descendants of the tribes / 4.1-8.40 -- The restored community / 9.1-44 -- III. David -- I Chronicles 10-29 -- The downfall of Saul / 10.1-14 -- The supremacy of David / 11.1-12.40 -- The ark I / 13.1-14 -- David's renown / 14.1-17 -- The ark II / 15.1-16.43 -- The house of God and the house of David / 17.1-27 -- David's wars / 18.1-20.8 -- The choice of the temple site / 21.1-22.1 -- Preparations for the temple / 22.2-23.1 -- The officials of temple and kingdom / 23.2-27.34 -- The commissioning of Solomon / 28.1-21 -- The commissioning of the people and the succession of Solomon / 29.1-30
  • IV. Solomon -- II Chronicles 1-9 -- Solomon's wisdom and prosperity I / 1.1-17 -- Preparation for the building / 2.1-18 -- The building of the temple / 3.1-5.1 -- The ark and the tent / 5.2-14 -- The prayer of Solomon / 6.1-42 -- The dedication and acceptance of the temple / 7.1-22 -- The achievement of Solomon / 8.1-16 -- Solomon's wisdom and prosperity II / 8.17-9.28 -- V. The true kingdom and its failure -- II Chronicles 10-36 -- A. The true kingdom -- II Chronicles 10-13 -- The secession of the north / 10.1-11.4 -- The true kingdom under Rehoboam / 11.5-23 -- Rehoboam -- faithfulness and repentance / 12.1-16 -- Abijah and the north / 13.1-14.1 -- B. Faith and unbelief in Judah's life -- II Chronicles 14-27 -- Asa the faithful / 14.2-15.19 -- Asa the faithless / 16.1-14 -- Jehoshaphat the just / 17.1-19 -- Jehoshaphat and the north / 18.1-19.3 -- Jehoshaphat, reformer of justice / 19.4-11 -- Jehoshaphat -- faith and deliverance / 20.1-37 -- Jehoram -- the consequences of wickedness / 21.1-20 -- Athaliah -- the true kingdom in peril / 22.1-23.21 -- Joash -- reformer and renegade / 24.1-27 -- Amaziah -- faithful and faithless / 25.1-28 -- Uzziah -- prosperity and pride / 26.1-23 -- Jotham the mighty / 27.1-9 -- C. From reform to disaster -- II Chronicles 28-36 -- The disastrous reign of Ahaz / 28.1-27 -- Hezekiah the reformer / 29.1-31.21 -- Hezekiah -- the reward of faithfulness / 32.1-33 -- Manasseh -- the renegade who repented / 33.1-20 -- Amon the wicked / 33.21-25 -- Josiah -- the reformer who failed at the end / 34.1-35.27 -- The final act of judgment / 36.1-23
  • VI. The books of Ezra & Nehemiah -- The Book of Ezra -- the first period of restoration -- Ezra 1-6 -- Restoration / 1.1-11 -- The returned exiles / 2.1-70 -- The restoration of worship / 3.1-13 -- Opposition / 4.1-24 -- The rebuilding of the temple / 5.1-6.22 -- The work of Ezra I -- Ezra 7-10 -- Ezra's commission / 7.1-28 -- Ezra's journey to Jerusalem / 8.1-36 -- The people's failure / 9.1-15 -- The dismissal of foreign wives / 10.1-44 -- VII. The book of Nehemiah -- The work of Nehemiah I -- Nehemiah 1-7 -- Jerusalem in distress / 1.1-11 -- Nehemiah's commission / 2.1-20 -- The rebuilders and the oppositions / 3.1-4.6 -- Opposition and resolve / 4.7-23 -- Social injustice remedied / 5.1-19 -- The tempting of Nehemiah and the completion of the wall / 6.1-19 -- The restored community / 7.1-72 -- VIII. The work of Ezra II -- Nehemiah 8-10 -- The reading of the law / 7.73-8.18 -- The confession of faith / 9.1-37 -- The covenant / 9-38-10.39 -- IX. The work of Nehemiah II -- Nehemiah 11-13 -- The populating of Jerusalem / 11.1-36 -- Dedication and reform / 12.1-13.3 -- Nehemiah's second governorship / 13.4-31
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780334002338
Lccn
73175851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
003518286
System control number
(OCoLC)754863

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