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  Book of Isaiah
The Book of Isaiah is the first and longest of the books of the Major Prophets in the Old Testament of the Bible.
Isaiah on that occasion encouraged Hezekiah to resist the Assyrians (37:1-7), whereupon Sennacherib sent a threatening letter to Hezekiah, which he "spread before the Lord" (37:14).
Isaiah probably lived to its close, and possibly into the reign of Manasseh, but the time and manner of his death are unknown.
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 Book of Isaiah - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 66 chapters of Isaiah consist primarily of prophecies of the judgments awaiting nations that are persecuting Judah.
Isaiah is concerned with the connection between worship and ethical behavior.
A unifying theme found throughout the Book of Isaiah is the use of the expression of "the Holy One of Israel".
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 Prophet Isaiah
Book of Mormon prophets taught from the brass plate records, not only from chapters 1-39, which are usually assigned by scholars to the prophet Isaiah of the eighth century B.C., but also from the later chapters, the so-called Deutero-Isaiah.
Particularly from Jesus' attribution of Isaiah 52 and 5 4 to the ancient prophet have Latter-day Saints concluded that the book of Isaiah is the inspired work of the eighth-century prophet Isaiah, son of Amoz.
The Book of Mormon quotations from Isaiah are accompanied by the interpretations of Nephite prophets and the resurrected Jesus Christ.
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 Isaiah - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Isaiah the Prophet in Hebrew Scriptures was depicted on the Sistine Chapel ceiling by Michelangelo.
Isaiah or Yeshayáhu (יְשַׁעְיָהוּ "Salvation of/is the Lord", Standard Hebrew Yəšaʿyáhu, Tiberian Hebrew Yəšaʿăyāhû, Greek Ἠσαίας = Ēsaias, Arabic: Ishaia, أشعياء) was the son of Amoz, and commonly considered the author of the Book of Isaiah.
Isaiah probably lived to its close, and possibly into the reign of Manasseh, but the time and manner of his death are not specified in either the Bible or recorded history.
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Isaiah, the son of Amoz, was born in Jerusalem, probably of noble parentage, about 765 B.C. There is a Jewish tradition that he was a cousin of King Hezekiah.
Isaiah was probably born in Jerusalem of a family that was related to the royal house of Judah.
Isaiah was married to a woman described as "the prophetess" (Is. 8:3).
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  Book of Isaiah
Isaiah, a prophet of Judah around 740 B.C., lived in Jerusalem when the Assyrians were conquering the northern part of the country, Israel.
So when Isaiah and the other prophets speak of the true remnant of Israel they are including the Church of Christ whether they were fully aware of the fact or not.
So as is so common in Isaiah he begins with rebuking God’s people and ends with rebuking their enemies and a promise of restoration.
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 Book of Isaiah | Prophet Isaiah | Isaiah of Jerusalem | Questia.com Online Library
Occasionally...THE PROPHET AND THE BOOK The book of Isaiah is a joyous book.
In particular, the book of Isaiah, which consists of sixty-six chapters...the Babylonian chapters of the book of Isaiah e.g.
ISAIAH" THE FIRST chapter of the book of Isaiah may be read as a prologue to...given in chapters VII-VIII of the book of Isaiah.
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 Isaiah: The Salvation of the Lord
Isaiah was the greatest of the prophets and a superb master of language.
Isaiah is the fullest revelation of Christ in the Old Testament -- so much so, that it is often called "the gospel according to Isaiah." To acquaint yourself with these magnificent, prophetic passages looking forward to Christ is to experience much of the richness and depth of Scripture.
Isaiah was a contemporary of the prophets Amos, Hosea, and Micah.
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 Isaiah Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
This part of the Book of Isaiah is ascribed to an anonymous prophet, who has been referred to as the Second, or Deutero, Isaiah.
Unlike the prophecies of Isaiah ben Amoz, warning of punishment and doom, those of Deutero-Isaiah speak of God's salvation as manifested by Israel's return to Zion and the attainment of universal monotheism (45:22 ff).
The reason that scholars believe that the final chapters of the Book of Isaiah (56-66) form a separate division and were composed by another anonymous prophet, designated as Third, or Trito, Isaiah, is that these chapters deal with the problems of the Jewish community after its return to its homeland.
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 Book of Isaiah - Bible Survey
Isaiah 53:5-6, “But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.
The Messiah’s kingdom on earth (Isaiah chapter 65-66) is the goal towards which all of the Book of Isaiah points.
Isaiah’s desire was that those who heard and read his words would be convicted to turn from wickedness and turn to God for forgiveness and healing.
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The Book of Isaiah and the Book of Micah are both so similar to each other in style and content that it almost seems that they were written by the same pen.
The Books of Isaiah and Micah are two of the greatest books of prophecy in the Bible.
Isaiah 2:21 wonders: "How is the faithful city become a harlot!" This is a sad commentary on the decline of the character of the people at a time when the religion of Judaism had become corrupted to the point that Isaiah refers to it as a "harlot".
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 USCCB - NAB - Isaiah - Introduction
With the accession of Ahaz, the prophet became adviser to the king, whose throne was threatened by the Syro-Ephraimite coalition.
Isaiah denounced this "covenant with death" and again summoned Judah to faith in Yahweh as her only hope.
The complete Book of Isaiah is an anthology of poems composed chiefly by the great prophet, but also by disciples, some of whom came many years after Isaiah.
www.usccb.org /nab/bible/isaiah/intro.htm   (691 words)

 Amazon.com: The Book of Isaiah (3 Vol. Set): Books: Edward J. Young   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Isaiah is the sole human author, and according to Young it is not a compilation of the efforts of various editors.
Isaiah is a worthy book to study, and this is the best commentary available for any believer.
For that reason there are certain details that he covers which aid in the reader's understanding of what Isaiah is communicating to his audience; details which might otherwise be overlooked to the untrained eye.
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 The book of Isaiah—Theses and Hypotheses - Critical Essay Biblical Theology Bulletin - Find Articles
The book of Isaiah is a complex unity that developed from a long redactional process, and this complex unity is the key to a biblical-theological appropriation of the book.
Furthermore, it was frequently concluded that each of these sections of the book of Isaiah constituted, in essence, its own separate "book," which could and even should be interpreted without reference to the others.
Even so, while Carr doubts that an "an overall macrostructural integration" (79) exists for the book of Isaiah, he is willing to speak of "the complexity of the unity" (78; see also Rendtorff) that exists as a result of the editorial process that has produced the book of Isaiah in its final form.
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 Isaiah - The Wheel within the Wheel
The Book of Isaiah, called by some the Mount Rushmore of biblical prophecy, shares a unique distinction with the book of Revelation in that these two books alone contain the seven verses where Almighty God revealed his eternal nature as the first and the last.
The Book of Isaiah is further distinguished from all books of the Bible in that it, and it alone, was designed in complete accordance with the full pattern of the Wheel, from Aleph to Tav.
Isaiah opens with reference to heaven and earth, echoing Genesis, and closes with reference to the new heaven and new earth, echoing Revelation.
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 Book of Isaiah - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Isaiah sees this as self-evident, seeing as God bothered with an unattractive bunch of slaves in Egypt, who incessantly grumbled while he was rescuing them.
Isaiah lived during the late 8th and early 9th centuries BCE, which was a difficult period in the history of Jerusalem.
Old Testament to the book of Isaiah which suggests that, although scholars believe that the book of Isaiah was written in various sections by different authors, the work was intended to be a unified body evidenced with the attention to literary consistency.
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 Threads from Henry’s Web » Blog Archive » Isaiah 24-27 - Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The book of Isaiah as a whole is fertile ground for such study, but one has to take a reasonable sized bite for an illustration.
Conservative Christians generally believe that it was written by one prophet, Isaiah, who lived in Judah starting late in the reign of Uzziah and possibly continuing his ministry into the reign of Manasseh, Hezekiah’s son and successor.
I have produced stunning and comprehensive proof that the original pre-Christian Apocalypse (Book of Revelation) was a symbolically encrypted wisdom text that was stolen and modified by the founders of Christianity.
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Isaiah, Jamieson, Fausset and Brown, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, 1871.
The Book of Isaiah, verse by verse commentary, Robert Nguyen Cramer, BibleTexts.com.
Isaiah: "Tremble, Ye Women!" from And Adam Knew Eve: A Dictionary of Sex in the Bible by Ronald L. Ecker.
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 Isaiah, The Book of (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net
This book of the Bible consists of prophecies delivered (Isa.
The arguments in favor of the unity of the book are quite conclusive.
Besides this, the internal evidence, the similarity in the language and style, in the thoughts and images and rhetorical ornaments, all points to the same conclusion; and its local coloring and allusions show that it is obviously of Palestinian origin.
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 The Book of Isaiah
I chose to begin the Phase Two of my translation with this Scripture because many people believe that some of the prophesies of this Book are to be fulfilled in modern times.
This is not the case, as with all of the Scriptures, except for the Book of Revelation.
But from the Book of Isaiah we can draw certain parallels to modern times.
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 sketchbook on the book - chronotext.org
A first and brief connection between chronotext and the Shrine of the Book led to the creation of this series of sketches during July 2005...
Naturally using the underlying spiral as a medium for the text: The Book of Isaiah, Chapter 40.
This book is the only Dead Sea Scroll found in its entirety and chapter 40 deals with the return of exile, from Babylon to Jerusalem, through the wilderness.
www.chronotext.org /Isaiah/index.htm   (622 words)

 The Book of Isaiah
Bible Topics > Books of the Bible > Isaiah
The book is from three time periods, although sections not divided strictly chronologically
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ISA 9:1 Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations.
ISA 65:23 They shall not labour in vain, nor bring forth for trouble; for they are the seed of the blessed of the LORD, and their offspring with them.
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 Isaiah Books, Book Price Comparison at 130 bookstores
Isaiah Berlin was deeply admired during his life, but his full contribution was perhaps underestimated because of his preference for the long essay fo...
The world’s leading authority on the prophet Isaiah brings his distinguished three-volume commentary on the book of Isaiah to a conclusion wi...
Isaiah Berlin: A Celebration gathers tributes, reflections, and commentaries on the great thinker and his philosophy, politics, and life-i...
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 The Book of Isaiah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A Concise Commentary on the Book of Isaiah
This concise commentary is offered with the prayer that it may present an overview of Isaiah as a whole that will permit preachers, teachers, and students to fully grasp the blessed truths proclaimed by God's prophet.
'A Concise Commentary on the Book of Isaiah'
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 Book 23: Isaiah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
001:001 The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.
037:006 And Isaiah said unto them, Thus shall ye say unto your master, Thus saith the LORD, Be not afraid of the words that thou hast heard, wherewith the servants of the king of Assyria have blasphemed me.
And Isaiah the prophet the son of Amoz came unto him, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Set thine house in order: for thou shalt die, and not live.
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 Oxford Scholarship Online: The Book Called Isaiah
Abstract: The book analyses and assesses the various methods and approaches used by nineteenth- and twentieth-century scholars researching into the theme of the unity and diversity of the compositional structure of the Old Testament book of Isaiah.
It considers the differences between the traditional, historical–critical, form of Old Testament study and the more modern, post-critical literary reading, and argues that a more intensive application of the traditional methods would be of great value in studying the unity of the book of Isaiah and in interpreting its message.
1 Recent Study of the Book Called Isaiah
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 The Book of Isaiah "The Lord Saves". A Prophetic, mini-Bible within the Bible.
The Book of Isaiah is the twenty-third book of the Bible.
Also, the whole Bible is separated into 2 parts (the old testament books 1-39 and the new testament books 40-66) while the Book of Isaiah has two sections (chapters 1-39 and chapters 40-66).
Look for the similarities between the themes of the whole Bible and the book of Isaiah as you read this book.
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