Nebiim

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Noun1.Nebiim - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew ScripturesNebiim - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
Book of Joshua, Josue, Joshua - a book in the Old Testament describing how Joshua led the Israelites into Canaan (the Promised Land) after the death of Moses
Book of Judges, Judges - a book of the Old Testament that tells the history of Israel under the leaders known as judges
1 Samuel, I Samuel - the first of two books in the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David
2 Samuel, II Samuel - the second of two books of the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David
1 Kings, I Kings - the first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel
2 Kings, II Kings - the second of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel
Book of Isaiah, Isaiah - an Old Testament book consisting of Isaiah's prophecies
Book of Jeremiah, Jeremiah - a book in the Old Testament containing the oracles of the prophet Jeremiah
Book of Ezekiel, Ezechiel, Ezekiel - an Old Testament book containing Ezekiel's prophecies of the downfall of Jerusalem and Judah and their subsequent restoration
Book of Hosea, Hosea - an Old Testament book telling Hosea's prophecies
Book of Joel, Joel - an Old Testament book telling Joel's prophecies
Book of Amos, Amos - an Old Testament book telling Amos's prophecies
Book of Obadiah, Obadiah, Abdias - an Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible
Book of Jonah, Jonah - a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale
Book of Micah, Micah, Micheas - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Micah foretelling the destruction of Jerusalem
Book of Nahum, Nahum - an Old Testament book telling Nahum's prophecy of the fall of Nineveh
Book of Habakkuk, Habacuc, Habakkuk - an Old Testament book telling Habakkuk's prophecies
Book of Zephaniah, Sophonias, 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
Book of Haggai, Haggai, Aggeus - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Haggai which are concerned mainly with rebuilding the temples after the Babylonian Captivity
Book of Zachariah, Zacharias, Zechariah - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity
Hebrew Scripture, Tanach, Tanakh - the Jewish scriptures which consist of three divisions--the Torah and the Prophets and the Writings
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But the word "Torah" can also indicate the complete canon of Jewish texts, also called the Tanakh, which is an acronym of the first Hebrew letter of each of the groupings of texts: Torah (the Five Books of Moses), Nevi'im (Prophets) and Ketuvim (Writings).
TB Taanit 30a cites a baraita outlining the laws of the Ninth of Av: Our Rabbis taught: All obligations that are observed by a mourner are observed on the Ninth of Av: one is forbidden in eating and drinking, in anointing and the wearing of shoes, and in sexual relations, and it is forbidden to read from the Torah, Nevi'im, or Ketuvim, or to learn Mishnah, Talmud, Midrash, Halachot, or Aggadot.
The Hebrew word Tanach derives from the first letter of the three sections of the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament), or Torah (Five Books of Moses), Nevi'im (Prophets), and Ketuvim (Writings).
In an old stone house on Nevi'im street in Jerusalem on a recent afternoon, young Kurdish and Syrian girls played with wooden toy sets on the floor while their mothers, clad in colorful head scarves and black clothing, chatted on their phones in Arabic and Kurdish with relatives back home.
Each major section--Torah (the Pentateuch), Nevi'im (Prophets), and Ketuvim (Writings)--has an introduction by Brettler.
Music in the Hebrew Bible: understanding references in the Torah, Nevi'im and Ketuvim.
Music in the Hebrew Bible; understanding references in the Torah, Nevi'im and Ketuvim.
Economist and expert in the field of Jewish ethics Meir Tamari presents Truths Desired by God: An Excursion into the Weekly Haftarah, a thoughtful study of the books of Nevi'im and their invaluable contribution to the message of Judaism.
The Jews' Bible is divided into: Torah (the five books of Moses); Nevi'im (the Prophets); Ketuvim (the Psalms Writings) (28).
And apparently only by the time of the LXX was the "false prophet" idea sufficiently understood that the label could make its way into the biblical tradition [pseudoprophetes is used of Hananiah in the LXX [Jer 35:1]; beyond Jeremiah, the only other prophetic book in which a form of this word occurs is Zechariah, where the Hebrew text reads nevi'im [prophets]).
3) Tanakh is an acronym for the Hebrew names comprising the three sections of Jewish scripture: Torah; Nevi'im (Prophets); and Ketuvim (Writings).
These begin with the Torah, or the five books of Moses, and the remainder of the Hebrew Bible, which consists of two additional sections called Nevi'im (Prophets) and Ketuvim (Writings).