TThis book offers an accessible introduction to the prophetic books of the Old Testament, grounded in the view that these books should be read as Christian Scripture.This survey textbook on the Prophets is designed to meet the needs of contemporary evangelical undergraduates. Although it covers critical issues such as authorship, background, and history, its primary focus is on the message and theology of the prophetic books and the contribution that they make to the Christian canon. Particular attention is given to literary issues, such as the structure of each prophetic book. Full-color illustrations, diagrams, and artwork bring the text to life. Additional resources for instructors and students are available through Textbook eSources.