Major Prophets


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Major Prophets

pl.n. Bible
The Hebrew prophets Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel.
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Muslims regard Jesus as one of the major prophets of Islam.
Of the many shared themes in the three Major Prophets, religious scholars here attend to their treatment of various foreign nations.
Its major prophets were the Anglican church, the dissident low-church Evangelical and high-church Oxford Movements, the hortatory writings of Thomas Carlyle and the muscular Christianity of Thomas Arnold, headmaster of Rugby school and father of the poet Matthew Arnold.
He is expected to return at some point, along with Jesus, who is one of the major prophets in Islam, to bring peace and justice to the world.
232), Uri Rubin's "Prophets and Prophethood" takes a similar tone, introducing the major prophets as they appear in the Qur'an, and describing them, their attributes, their aims, their miracles and signs, and polemics.
How can aspiring artists understand Renaissance art--Michelangelo's "David" or Raphael's Virgin Mary--without knowing the major prophets, saints, and martyrs?
Eliot (for instance) consciously played with some of the stylistic devices of the Psalms and the major prophets, as one version of bewilderingly pared-down simplicity, to which the word |classicism' (certainly as Ellis defines it) might validly be applied.
Because their writings were more extensive, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Daniel are known as the Major Prophets.
Muslims regard Christ as among the major prophets of God.
While the commentators on the major prophets and the other works do not provide extensive philological or text-critical remarks, the editors did provide them much more space than one would expect in such a commentary series, and the scholars who wrote on these prophets are well-known figures who have published extensively on these books before: Tucker (First Isaiah), Seitz (Second and Third Isaiah), Miller (Jeremi ah), and Dan (Ezekiel).
Muslims regard the Christ as among the major prophets of God.