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Unformatted text preview: leaderless & desolate land; hints at some hope for future The Message Edom is doomed; felt secure & lofty but YHWH would bring them down As they had gloated over Judah, Judah would gloat over them Day of YHWH is coming; Judah would triumph; YHWHs purpose will prevail; the kingdom shall be YHWHs What to know about Obadiah When did he prophesy? Around 587 BCE What is the subject of the book? The judgment of Edom Why is this book unique amond all the Old Test. Books? It is the shortest book in the OT...
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- Spring '08