Book of Joel


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Noun1.Book of Joel - an Old Testament book telling Joel's prophecies
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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The Book of Joel gives us some insight to this: "the sun will turn into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and terrible day of the Lord comes.
The Book of Joel was popular with the church fathers--Justin, Clement, Origen, Tertullian, Ambrose, Jerome, Augustine, and Athanasius--all of whom inhabited a historical period when church and empire faced off in a way that felt exclusive and definitive.
A Discourse and Register Analysis of the Prophetic Book of Joel
A passage in the Book of Joel says: "And I will show wonders in the heavens and in the earth: Blood and fire and pillars of smoke.
18, Pope Francis outlined a program for Lent in his homily, using for his inspiration the readings of the day from Book of Joel, Paul's Second Letter to the Corinthians, and the Gospel of Matthew.
Chapter Two of the Book of Joel predicts that the "sun shall be turned into darkness and the moon into blood" before the second coming of Jesus Christ.
The prophetic Book of Joel has been dated anywhere from the ninth century BCE to the end of the prophetic period, but Assis (Bible, Bar-Ilan U.