Opening up Amos

Opening up Amos

by Michael Bentley
     
 

The LORD roars from Zion and thunders from Jerusalem; the pastures of the shepherds dry up, and the top of Carmel withers. So begins the prophecy of Amos! Why does the Lord roar? What had led to such abuses of privilege on the part of the people of Israel in that day? What happens when Gods holiness is offended and when his voice is ignored? Michael Bentley…  See more details below

Overview

The LORD roars from Zion and thunders from Jerusalem; the pastures of the shepherds dry up, and the top of Carmel withers. So begins the prophecy of Amos! Why does the Lord roar? What had led to such abuses of privilege on the part of the people of Israel in that day? What happens when Gods holiness is offended and when his voice is ignored? Michael Bentley competently leads us through the prophecy, opening it up and applying it powerfully and relevantly to readers today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781846250415
Publisher:
Day One Publications
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Opening up the Bible Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Michael Bentley worked as a bookshop manager and served in the British army before his call to the ministry. He has a diverse background, which includes freelance religious reporting for national and religious radio and television, being a Religious Education teacher, and holding pastorates in Surrey, South East London, and Berkshire. He is also closely involved with his local community as a member of various committees and councils. Now retired, he still preaches regularly and has a ministry of writing, with some ten books in print and more in preparation! He lives in Bracknell with his wife, Jenny, and has five children and several grandchildren.

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