Amos and Obadiah Questions and Answers

Minor prophets: Amos and Obadiah Amos and Obadiah are both minor prophets. The book of Amos has five chapters while Obadiah has only one. Since these were both shorter books, I combined Amos and Obadiah into a single article. Amos the prophet of God called to the Israelites for them to repent from their sins of idolatry and self-righteousness to receive God’s blessings again. He also told of coming judgement against the northern kingdom of Israel. What is a “herdsman” in Amos 1:1? This is a keeper of animals like sheep or cows, etc. Similar to a shepherd but not...