The God of the Prophets Hardback

An Analysis of Divine Action

by William Griffin;


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The God of the Prophets

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'Content analysis'-which is a computer-assisted form of textual analysis-is used to examine divine activity in six prophetic texts, comparing God's activity to that of humans. In this methodologically innovative study, the author concludes, in the light of quantitative data, that God is harsher to non-Israelites than to Israelites in all the texts, and much kinder to Israelites in Joel than in the typical prophet. God and humans are involved in much the same kinds of physical and mental processes, but to considerably different degrees. Griffin argues persuasively that the God of the prophets is not the 'wholly other' of some theologies, but neither do his actions follow exactly the human pattern.

The God of the Prophets by William Griffin was published by Continuum in September 1997. The ISBN for The God of the Prophets is 9781850756774.

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Page last updated 23rd September 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatHardback
PublisherContinuum (September 1997)
Weight639g
Number of Pages330
Thickness19 mm
Height234 mm
Width156 mm
ISBN9781850756774
ISBN-101850756775
Product Code1181733
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