His most popular works, The Liberty of Prophesying, Holy Living, and Holy Dying have been often reprinted.
- Let us now briefly sketch the progress of Isaiah's prophesying on the basis of philological exegesis, and a comparison of the sound results of the study of the inscriptions.
Amos, it appears, though himself a Judahite, had been prophesying in the northern kingdom, when his activity was brought to an abrupt close by the head priest of the royal sanctuary at Bethel, Amaziah, who bade him escape to the land of Judah and get his living there.
In church it is best that he should confine himself to prophesying, for that brings to others "edification and comfort and consolation."
He died a broken-hearted man, prophesying the inevitable ruin of a nation which he himself had done so much to demoralize.