Book of Zephaniah

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Related to Book of Zephaniah: Book of Haggai, Book of Habakkuk, Book of Zechariah
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Noun1.Book of Zephaniah - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zephaniah which are concerned mainly with the approaching judgment by God upon the sinners of Judah
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 Zephaniah is brief (three chapters only), and a large part of this book has overtones of sadness.
Within the last few years, a number of commentaries on the book of Zephaniah have been published, differing considerably from one another both in methodology and in content.
For example, he States, "the overall arrangement of the book of Zephaniah reflects scribal study of the traditions associated with the prophet in whatever form they may have first been recorded" (p.