9:8-15 origin and redaction

Reasons for believing these verses later additions

Reasons for accepting them as from Amos

Commentaries taking each side

Reasons for envisaging these words as later include:

Arguments for them originating with Amos include:

Commentaries seeing this material as authentic Amos include:

Hammershaimb, 135ff.; Hayes, 223ff.; Paul, 288-290

Commentaries believing it (or much of it) to be later include:

Andersen & Freedman, 893; Jeremias, 162-170; Wolff, 346-347, 352-353

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