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" And on that day," says the Lord GOD, "I will make the sun go down at noon, and darken the earth in broad daylight. "
Stars, Stones and Scholars: The Decipherment of the Megaliths as an Ancient ... - Page 8
by Andis Kaulins - 2008 - 422 pages
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The Spirit and the Bride say, 'Come!'

Mary Kelsey - Religion - 2006 - 124 pages
...earthquakes and disease. Amos 7:4: 'The Sovereign Lord was calling for judgement by fire' and Amos 8:9: 'I will make the sun go down at noon and darken the earth in broad daylight'. God allows Satan so much power to warn us. He has to discipline us because he loves us and desires...
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The Illustrated Timeline of the Universe: A Crash Course in Words & Pictures

Richard Hunt Sanderson, Philip S. Harrington - Science - 2006 - 120 pages
...Sun, occurs on June 15. It's recorded by Assyrian observers and described in the Bible's Book of Amos: "I will make the Sun go down at noon and darken the Earth in broad daylight." The Biblical description is accurate. During the total phase of a solar eclipse, the New Moon completely...
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Revelation in Context

Irene Belyeu - Religion - 2006 - 668 pages
...cosmic event, (Amos 8:2). In this context he describes the fall: 'And on that day,' says the Lord God, 7 will make the sun go down at noon, and darken the earth in broad daylight'. (8:9 RSV). This can only mean the spiritual sun of that nation, and must be understood in the allegorical...
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The Trial and Death of Jesus: Essays on the Passion Narrative in Mark

Geert van Oyen, Tom Shepherd - Religion - 2006 - 268 pages
...the Gospel accounts alongside Amos 8:9-10, which speaks of the day of the Lord when God promises to "make the sun go down at noon and darken the earth in broad daylight." "I will make it like the mourning for an only son," He says, "and the end of it like a bitter day."...
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God's Covenant with the Creation

Dale Claerbaut - Religion - 2007 - 220 pages
...the land when Jesus was crucified (27:45). Compare Amos 8:9, which prophesies a curse of darkness: And on that day, says the Lord God, I will make the...down at noon, and darken the earth in broad daylight. Isaiah 8:22 is similar in predicting thick darkness on the earth. Isaiah 5:30 says there will be darkness...
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My Fortunate Brain Tumor from God

Dave Jiang - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 496 pages
...found an Old Testament prophecy about this unusual event: "In that day, " declares the Sovereign LORD, "I will make the sun go down at noon and darken the earth in broad daylight. " (Amos 8:9) I started searching for more information about this darkness, to see if any non-biblical...
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The Wrap-up: 21 Days to Learn What the Bible Teaches About the End of the Age

Kay D. Paulson - Religion - 2007 - 172 pages
...Jerusalem, and before its elders, gloriously." Amos 8:9-11 9 "In that day," declares the Sovereign Lord, "I will make the sun go down at noon and darken the earth in broad daylight. 10 I will turn your religious feasts into mourning and all your singing into weeping. I will make all...
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Questions to All Your Answers: A Journey from Folk Religion to Examined Faith

Roger E. Olson - Religion - 2007 - 189 pages
...produce. God said he would never forget their deeds and he would make the land tremble because of it: I will make the sun go down at noon and darken the earth in broad daylight. I will turn your religious festivals into mourning and all your singing into weeping. I will make all...
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How to Read the Bible: A Guide to Scripture, Then and Now

James L. Kugel - Religion - 2007 - 819 pages
...age: a reference no longer understood (such as Ezekiel's Gog and Magog) or some ominous prediction ("I will make the sun go down at noon, and darken the earth at daylight," Amos 8:9) could surely have served the purposes of religious figures in a later age eager...
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Looking Before and After: Testimony and the Christian Life

Alan Jacobs - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 114 pages
...In a passage that threatens judgment upon Israel in the eighth century BCE, Amos says in the name of God, "I will make the sun go down at noon and darken the earth in broad daylight" (8.9). Given this background, the darkness from noon to three o'clock is best understood as symbolism....
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