The Old Testament

A Historical, Theological, and Critical Introduction


30. Nahum

Study Questions

  1. How many problems does the MT of Nahum have?
  2. Even though Nineveh repented for Jonah, how does Targum Minor Prophets explain Nahum’s judgment on the city?
  3. How does the textbook regard the unity of Nahum?
  4. Spronk’s acrostic in Nahum 2–3 has its center in what?
  5. Nahum 3:4–7 condemns whom as a prostitute?
  6. Where did the Assyrian army make its final stand in 609 BC?
  7. Which NT book most closely connects with Nahum?