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Bibil Identifier bibil:204073
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Awe, Wordlessness and Calamity—A Short Note on Amos v 13
Author Goff, Matthew
Journal Vetus Testamentum (Volume: 58, Issue: 4-5)
Year (Publication) 2008
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2008
Year (Copyright) 2008
Year (Reference) 2008
Year (Second publication) 2008
Language English
Pages 638-643 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Amos v 13 describes a person who perceives God's retribution against social injustice. The word ידם, which may refer to silence, moaning or mourning, signifies that the man is shocked to the point of wordlessness in response to divine violence.
DOI 10.1163/156853308X325001
Pericopes Amos 5,13
Last modification 2010-04-29