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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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.
At Ateppi Camp, Father Peter Bol Arok, an Anglican Dinka who had constructed a temporary straw church for his parishioners quoted Isaiah, chapter 18, and the Book of Zephaniah, regarding destruction and desolation in the land of Cush (Sudan), as well as the Gospel according to Matthew, chapter 24: "For nation will go to war against nation, kingdom against kingdom; there will be famines.