The Lord is God
The Servant of the Lord
Who is Like the Lord?
The Lord Hides
Distinguishing feature of Hosea
took a wife of whoredoms as a picture of how God has chosen Israel/the Church as His wife
Distinguishing feature of Joel
Speaks of a severe plague of locusts and a severe drought
Distinguishing feature of Amos
For three transgressions of ____ and for four, ...." A spiral of judgment.
Distinguishing feature of Obadiah
Judgment on Edom (decedents of Esau) for their cruel treatment of Israel their brother
Distinguishing feature of Jonah
Sent to preach judgment on Nineveh, capital of Israel's enemy, Assyria
Distinguishing feature of Micah
Jehovah's controversy with capital cities (ch 1&2), the rulers (ch 3-5), & the people (ch 6-7
Distinguishing feature of Nahum
Jehovah's Vengeance and Goodness revealed in Nineveh's overthrow.
Distinguishing feature of Habbakuk
The just shall live by his faith. (2:4)
Distinguishing feature of Zephaniah
Speaks of "The day of the Lord," "The great day of the Lord," & "The day of the Lord's wrath."
Distinguishing feature of Haggai
Rebuked the people for not rebuilding the temple.
Distinguishing feature of Zechariah
Series of 8 night visions which the prophet saw revealing the future glory of Zion and of its Shepherd-King.
Distinguishing feature of Malachi
"Was not Esau Jacob's brother? saith the LORD: yet I loved Jacob, And I hated Esau"
I will heal their backsliding, I will love them freely
I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions:
Hear this word, ye kine of Bashan, that are in the mountain of Samaria, which oppress the poor, which crush the needy,
And the house of Jacob shall be a fire, and the house of Joseph a flame, and the house of Esau for stubble, and they shall kindle in them, and devour them;
And should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than sixscore thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand; and also much cattle?
But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel
Behold upon the mountains the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace!
Although the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines; .... Yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the God of my salvation.
The LORD thy God in the midst of thee is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy over thee with singing.
The glory of this latter house shall be greater than of the former, saith the LORD of hosts: and in this place will I give peace, saith the LORD of hosts.
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.
Behold, I will send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: