Ezekiel, with an excursus on Old Testament priesthood
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Ezekiel, with an excursus on Old Testament priesthood by Aelred Cody

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Published by M. Glazier, Inc. in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English


  • Bible. O.T. Ezekiel -- Commentaries.,
  • Priests, Jewish -- Biblical teaching.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 264-265.

Other titlesBible. O.T. Ezekiel. English. 1984.
StatementAelred Cody.
SeriesOld Testament message ;, v. 11
LC ClassificationsBS1545.3 .C63 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination270 p. :
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2851310M
ISBN 100894534114, 0894532456
LC Control Number84013629

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Ezekiel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Ezekiel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Ezekiel: With an Excursus on Old Testament Priesthood (Old Testament Message #11) by. Aelred Cody. Rating details 0 ratings Ratings: 0. Get this from a library! Ezekiel, with an excursus on Old Testament priesthood. [Aelred Cody] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat --An excursus on priesthood in A preface to the call-narrative and the entire book () -- Ezekiel\'s inauguaral vision () -- God gives Ezekiel his commission to be a prophet () -- Ezekiel. Ezekiel, also spelled Ezechiel, Hebrew Yeḥezqel, (flourished 6th century bc), prophet-priest of ancient Israel and the subject and in part the author of an Old Testament book that bears his name. Ezekiel’s early oracles (from c. ) in Jerusalem were pronouncements of violence and destruction; his later statements addressed the hopes of the Israelites exiled in Babylon. the book of the prophet ezekiel The prophet Ezekiel is one of four Major Prophets along with Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Daniel in Hebrew Scripture, our Old Testament of the Bible. The priest Ezekiel was the first prophet to be called by the Lord outside of Israel during the Babylonian Captivity.

The Book of Ezekiel, also called The Prophecy of Ezechiel, one of the major prophetical books of the Old Testament. According to dates given in the text, Ezekiel received his prophetic call in the fifth year of the first deportation to Babylonia ( bc) and was active until about . The Book of Ezekiel is the third of the Latter Prophets in the Tanakh and one of the major prophetic books in the Old Testament, following Isaiah and Jeremiah. According to the book itself, it records six visions of the prophet Ezekiel, exiled in Babylon, during the 22 years from to BC, although it is the product of a long and complex history and does not necessarily preserve the very words of the . The Christological Purpose of Ezekiel The book of Ezekiel anticipates and points to Jesus Christ throughout. Jesus is the fulfiller of the promises laid out in the book. For example: Jesus is the glory of God (,19) the renewer of the covenant (); the shepherd of the flock () the cleanser of the Temple (f) and theFile Size: 2MB. His influence is notable in the code of laws known as the Holiness Code, found in Leviticus, Chapters 17–26, and in the lengthy and detailed set of laws known as the Priests Code, now regarded as one of the four main narratives included in the Pentateuch — the first five books of the Old Testament.

Old Testament Priests & Priesthood Barnes’ Bible Charts n Definition: A priest is one authorized to perform the sacred rites of a religion, especially a mediator between man and God.” (Webster) n The origin of dedicated priest s is uncertain. n Melchizedek, King of Salem was a priest of God (Gen. ). EZEKIEL LESSON 1 We see that the priest, the prophet Ezekiel is the penman of this book. Ezekiel was from an upper middle-class family. At the time of his prophecy, the northern kingdom had already been in captivity about years. The first part of this is prophecy directed at . The author of the Book of Ezekiel presents himself as Ezekiel, the son of Buzzi, born into a priestly (Kohen) lineage. Apart from identifying himself, the author gives a date for the first divine encounter which he presents: "in the thirtieth year".Died: possibly c. BCE (aged 51–52), Babylon. Ezekiel at a Glance. This book records the messages and ministry of Ezekiel, prophet and priest (and associate of Daniel) who was carried from Jerusalem to Babylon as a young man, there to serve as the “watchman on the wall” religious leader to the whole house of Israel, including those Jews still living in the holy city and to the multitudes of his people already in Babylon.