The Message of the Prophets: Audio Lectures

A Survey of the Prophetic and Apocalyptic Books of the Old Testament
Narrated by: J. Daniel Hays
Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
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The Message of the Prophets: Audio Lectures features 27 lessons, 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 listeners 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 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.

©2010 J. Daniel Hays (P)2017 Zondervan

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What a wonderful overview!!!

The prophets can be so hard to follow or understand. These lectures greatly help to identify the setting of each prophetic writing and to clarify the audience and imagery used. I will definitely listen to this again and again. I also look forward to reading the physical book very soon to help cement the wonderful things I’ve learned in my mind.

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Insightful lecture - not dry or slow

It’s fun to hear someone who is deeply knowledgeable enthusiastically share his knowledge and insight. Fits the subject well.

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Too Much Politics ...

Author spends too much time with the politics of Jeruselum ; ignores prophets' messages.