By Michael Ufok Udoekpo,David A. Bosworth
"Michael Udoekpo is without doubt one of the most interesting rising new students from the 3rd international. completely conversant with sleek prophetic stories, he rightly applies Amos' critique of monetary prosperity, the gulf among wealthy and negative, and non secular hypocrisy to his local Nigerian society in addition to to American society. this can be a thorough reevaluation of Amos' theology of worship utilized to non secular groups in Africa, particularly to Nigeria, and within the usa. All who might faithfully hold forth, educate, and stay out the note of God can make the most of this new research of the Prophet Amos."
--Richard C. Lux, Professor Emeritus, Scripture stories, Sacred middle Seminary and college of Theology; Founding Director, Lux heart for Catholic-Jewish reports, Sacred Heart
"Michael Ufok Udoekpo writes from the viewpoint of a biblical student with own familiarity with either Nigeria and the us. This ebook displays his ardour for employing the observe of God to the 2 cultures that he is aware most sensible. . . . in a single position, the reader could discover a sizeable exegetical-theological research of the publication of Amos in its old and literary context and a considerate and distinctive dialogue of its pastoral software to 2 modern cultures."
--From the foreword by means of David A. Bosworth
Michael Ufok Udoekpo is affiliate Professor of Sacred Scriptures and bible study at Sacred middle Seminary and college of Theology in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His different books contain Re-thinking the Day of YHWH and Restoration of Fortunes within the Prophet Zephaniah (2010).