Title

A Rhetorical-Literary Analysis of Amos 1:3-2:16: A Roll Call of Judgment Against the Nations

Date of Award

5-1-1990

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Theology (Th.M)

Department

Historical Theology

Abstract

One of the purposes of this study is to demonstrate that not only is each of the eight oracles textually authentic, but each is also essential for a proper understanding of the functional poetics at work in this composition.