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Title Haggai, Zechariah 1-8 : a new translation with introduction and commentary / by Carol L. Meyers and Eric M. Meyers.

Publication Info. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1987.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  220.7 BIB    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description xcv, 478 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Anchor Bible ; v. 25B
Bible. English. Anchor Bible. 1964 ; v. 25B.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages lxxiii-xcv).
Note Includes indexes.
Summary The Anchor Bible Commentary is the collaborative effort of Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish scholars from around the world.
Contents The book of Haggai -- Restoration of the temple (1:1-15) -- Oracles of encouragement (2:1-23) -- The book of First Zechariah -- Pt. 1: Zech 1:1-6. Oracular introduction -- Call for obedience with retrospection (Zech 1:1-6) -- Pt. 2: Zech 1:7--6:15. The visions with oracular supplements -- First vision: Horses patrolling the earth (1:7-17) -- Second vision: The four horns and the four smiths (2:1-4; RSV 1:18-21) -- Third vision: The man with the measuring-cord (2:5-9; RSV 2:1-5) -- Expansion on the themes of the first three visions (2:10-17; RSV 2:6-13) -- Joshua and the priestly vestments: A prophetic vision (3:1-10) -- Fourth vision: The lampstand and the two olive trees (4:1-6a, 6b-10a insert, 10b-14) -- Fifth vision: the flying scroll (5:1-4) -- Sixth vision: The ephah (5:5-11) -- Seventh vision: the four chariots (6-1-8) -- The crowning (6:9-15) -- Pt. 3: Zech 7-8. Address to the delegation from Bethel, and concluding oracles -- Introduction (7:1-6) -- Address to the delegation from Bethel: further retrospection on divine justice (7:7-14) -- Zion and Judah restored: seven oracles (8: 1-17) -- Judah and the nations: three oracles (8:18-23).
Subject Bible. Haggai -- Commentaries.
Bible. Zechariah -- Commentaries.
Bible. A.T. Aggée -- Commentaires.
Bible. A.T. Zacharie I-VIII -- Commentaires.
Bible. Haggai. (OCoLC)fst01892908
Bible. Zechariah. (OCoLC)fst01892962
Haggaï (bijbelboek)
Zacharia (bijbelboek)
Genre/Form Commentaries. (OCoLC)fst01423723
Added Author Meyers, Carol L.
Meyers, Eric M.
Note Society of Biblical Literature abbreviation for series: AB
Added Title Bible. Zechariah I-VIII. English. Meyers. 1987.
Zechariah 1-8.
Bible. Haggai. English. Meyers. 1987.
Other Form: Online version: Bible. O.T. Haggai. English. Meyers. 1987. Haggai, Zechariah 1-8. 1st ed. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1987 (OCoLC)571536408
Online version: Bible. O.T. Haggai. English. Meyers. 1987. Haggai, Zechariah 1-8. 1st ed. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1987 (OCoLC)603810012
ISBN 0385144822

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