These twin convictions, shared by all of the contributors to The New International Commentary on the Old Testament, define the goal of this ambitious series of commentaries. For those many modern readers who find the Old Testament to be strange and foreign soil, the NICOT series serves as an authoritative guide bridging the cultural gap between today's world and the world of ancient Israel. Each NICOT volume aims to help us hear God's word as clearly as possible.For some unknown reason, however, their previous confidence in the immutable promises of God has evaporated. ... Scene III: The Women Weeping the Tammuz (8:14-15) 14 Then he brought me to the entrance of the north gate of the house of Yahweh, and there were ... You will see even greater abominations than these.
|Title||:||The Book of Ezekiel, Chapters 1 24|
|Author||:||Daniel I. Block|
|Publisher||:||Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing - 1997-08-26|