What books were written to Judah?
Habakkuk and Zephaniah
What books were written to the Jews in Jerusalem?
Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi
What was the purpose based on in Habakkuk?
What was the purpose based on in Zephaniah?
to shake out of Judah's complacency
What was the purpose based on in Haggai?
rebuilding the temple
What was the purpose based on in Zechariah?
What was the purpose based on in Malachi?
confront the sins and restore relationship with God
Who were the post exilic prophets?
Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi
What happened in 722 BC?
the Assyrians took Israel (northern kingdom) into captivity
What happened in 586 BC?
Babylon took Judah (southern kingdom) into captivity
What happened in 538 BC?
Cyrus (king of Persia) allowed Jews to return
What happened in 520 BC?
when the people started to REBUILD the temple
What happened in 516 BC?
when the people completed REBUILDing the temple
What was the setting for Zechariah?
people cam to rebuild the temple then stopped then started again because of Zerubbabel and Joshua
What was the setting for Habakkuk?
Babylon becoming the dominant power
What was the setting for Zephaniah?
Manasseh wa horrible and Assyria was declining rapidly
What was the setting for Malachi?
Haggai and Zechariah preached to them about their neglect to the temple and false worship
When was Habakkuk written?
between 612 and 589
When was Zephaniah written?
end of his ministry when Josiah's great reforms began
When was Haggai written?
When was Zechariah written?
while temple is being built or 480
When was Malachi written?
Which book was the most apocalyptic and messianic of all minor prophets?
Which book is written about about bad stuff?