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From the Pleiades to 'Apocalypse Now'

Des Pléiades à "Apocalypse Now"


In this article Cyprien Comte argues that Amos 5:8-9, which shows Yahweh as the majestic and powerful creator of the cosmos, controller of its times and spaces, destroyer and transforming agent, addresses Israel with a veiled, ironic threat, re-using and transforming the literary genre of doxology in a paradoxical prophetic adaptation.
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hal-03523537 , version 1 (12-01-2022)


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Cyprien Comte. From the Pleiades to 'Apocalypse Now': Amos 5:8-9, A Hymn to the Transforming God. Proceedings of the Irish Biblical Association, 2021, 43-44, pp.1-23. ⟨hal-03523537⟩


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