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The Message of the Prophets Video Lectures

A Survey of the Prophetic and Apocalyptic Books of the Old Testament
J. Daniel Hays
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The Message of the Prophets Video Lectures features 27 lessons (on 3 DVDs), offering a scholarly yet student-friendly survey of the Old Testament prophetic literature that presents the message of each prophet in its historical and biblical context and then tracks that message through the New Testament to challenge readers with what it means for them today. Old Testament scholar J. Daniel Hays focuses on synthesizing the message of the prophets, which enables students to grasp the major contours of the prophetic books clearly and concisely. After identifying what the message meant for ancient Israel, Hays helps viewers move toward application today, enabling students to gain a better understanding of God and the relationship between God and his people.

Focused on the most significant topics and discussions in the textbook, The Message of the Prophets Video Lectures is designed with the learner in mind. Each lecture is approximately 20 minutes. These lectures are an indispensable resource for students and independent learners alike.

Session Titles and Runtimes:

1 - Prophets and Prophecy (23 min)

2 - The Prophets in History (25 min)

3 - The Literature of the Prophets (19 min)

4 - The Message of the Prophets (24 min)

5 - The Prophets and Biblical Eschatology (17 min)

6 - Isaiah 1-6 (22 min)

7 - Isaiah 7-39 (15 min)

8 - Isaiah 40-55 (14 min)

9 - Isaiah 56-66 (14 min)

10 - Jeremiah 1-10 (24 min)

11 - Jeremiah 11-29 (14 min)

12 - Jeremiah 30-33 (20 min)

13 - Jeremiah 34-52, Lamentations (24 min)

14 - Ezekiel 1-16 (20 min)

15 - Ezekiel 17-32 (17 min)

16 - Ezekiel 33-48 (13 min)

17 - Daniel 1-6 (22 min)

18 - Daniel 7-12 (13 min)

19 - Introduction to the Book of The Twelve (19 min)

20 - Joel (18 min)

21 - Amos (19 min)

22 - Obadiah and Jonah (21 min)

23 - Micah (13 min)

24 - Nahum and Habakkuk (12 min)

25 - Zephaniah (13 min)

26 - Zechariah (17 min)

27 - Haggai and Malachi (17 min)

About the Author

J. Daniel Hays (PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is dean of the Pruet School of Christian Studies and professor of Old Testament at Ouachita Baptist University. He is the author of From Every People and Nation, The Message of the Prophets, The Temple and the Tabernacle, and A Christian’s Guide to Evidence for the Bible: 101 Proofs from History and Archaeology. He has coauthored or coedited Grasping God’s Word; Journey into God’s Word; Preaching God’s Word; The Baker Illustrated Bible Background Commentary; Jeremiah and Lamentations; The Story of Israel: A Biblical Theology; and God’s Relational Presence: The Cohesive Center of Biblical Theology. He teaches adult Sunday School at his local church in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, and also speaks both regionally and internationally.

The Message of the Prophets Instructor: Dr. J. Daniel Hays

In The Message of the Prophets course, professor J. Daniel Hays offers a scholarly yet readable and student-friendly introduction to the Old Testament prophetic literature, presenting the message of each prophet in both its historical and biblical context and tracking that message through the New Testament to discuss what it means for believers today.

Course Details
  • 15 Units
  • 9 hours of video
  • Self-paced
  • Beginner
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  • Product Details
  • Format: DVD
  • ISBN: 9780310535133
  • Release: January 31, 2017
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