Notes and Dissertations Upon the Prophecy of Hosea by John SharpeNotes and Dissertations Upon the Prophecy of Hosea by John Sharpe

Notes and Dissertations Upon the Prophecy of Hosea

byJohn Sharpe

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884. Excerpt: ... THE PKOPHECY OF HOSEA. CHAPTER I. v. 1. The word of Jehovah which was to Hosea, son of Beeri, in the days of TTzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, Hezekiah, kings of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam son of Joash, king of Israel. For the life of Hosea and the probable date of the several prophecies, see Dissertation I. There is no sufficient reason for questioning the accuracy of this statement. v. 2. The beginning of that which Jehovah spake in Hosea: and Jehovah said to Hosea, Go take thee a wife of whoredom, and children of whoredom, for the land goeth ever a-whoring away from Jehovah. rnnn is in the construct state before "lfcPN understood, as in Exod. iv. 13: Is. xxix. 1: Job xviii. 21. Before Jehovah inspired Hosea with the prophecies which follow the three introductory chapters, He bad him gain by the hard experience of life a deeper feeling of Jehovah's hatred of idolatry. The rendering, 'At first when Jehovah spake' (Keil), destroys the close connection expressed by the construct state: it has no support from the phrase "Q"T DV3 Ex. vi. 28: Dt. iv. 15: for it is not certain that DV is in the construct state. "1n is praeterite piel as usual. It is not an irregular infinitive, nor a substantive. For nouns of this form are adjectives, as Ity, HDS. The cognate languages suggest that in XM, 'a throne,' the dagesh represents "1 and not the piel conjugation. Substantives from the piel are feminine in form as rbfji. In Jer. v. 13, DTO jX 1H, we should take ISPr as the pause form (cf. Is. xl. 5), and render 'He who spake': for this use of the article compare Josh. x. 24, XD/HH 'who went': and Gen. xviii. 21, rIX3TI 'which hath come,' where the T IT accent shews that the word is a praeterite, for the fem. participle would be accented milra (cf. Is. lvi. 3, iTi?!"!). D"...
Title:Notes and Dissertations Upon the Prophecy of HoseaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:86 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.18 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217967639

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