The New Interpreter's® Bible One-Volume Commentary

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David L. Petersen, Prof. Beverly Roberts Gaventa, Rev. Lori C. Patton
Abingdon Press, 1 oct. 2010 - 1484 pages
Pastors and students who want a one-volume commentary to complement the New Interpreter's Study Bible will be pleased to find in this resource the quality of scholarship that is a hallmark of other New Interpreter's Bible resources.

The portability, accessibility, and affordability of the one-volume commentary will appeal to professors and students as well as lay persons and pastors.

This commentary contains articles on all the books of the Bible, including the Apocrypha, as well as numerous general articles on biblical interpretation, geographical and historical setting, religion, text, canon, translation, Bible and preaching/teaching, with bibliographies for each article. Extra value includes: chronology/timeline, table of measures and money, and a subject index.

Old Testament Editor: Dr. David L. Petersen, Franklin Nutting Parker Professor of Old Testament, Emory University. Professor Petersen's current research focuses on the book of Genesis and on prophetic literature. An ordained Presbyterian minister, Dr. Petersen has written, coauthored, or coedited a number of scholarly and popular books and articles. He was the senior Old Testament editor for The New Interpreter's Bible. Professor Petersen is a past president of the Society of Biblical Literature.

New Testament Editor: Dr. Beverly Roberts Gaventa, Helen H.P. Manson Professor of New Testament Literature and Exegesis, Princeton Theological Seminary. Dr. Gaventa, whose specialties within the field of New Testament are the letters of Paul and Luke-Acts, is widely published. She is a member of the advisory board for the New Testament Library, a new commentary series for Westminster John Knox Press; editor of the Society of Biblical Literature’s Resources for Biblical Studies and a member of the editorial board of its Journal of Biblical Literature; and associate editor of the Catholic Biblical Quarterly.
 

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Very Good

Avis d'utilisateur  - Neil - Christianbook.com

This commentary is very good and sometimes offers insight not noticed by either myself or other commentators. The quality of commentary is nearly identical (but different authors) with the ... Consulter l'avis complet

Excellent reference

Avis d'utilisateur  - Lattie Collins - Christianbook.com

I have been using the multi-volume Interpreter Bible since my college days in the 1950's. In my opinion it is the "gold standard" of Bible commentaries. But it is surely not portable. The One-Volume ... Consulter l'avis complet

Table des matières

ESTHER Nancy Bowen
JOB Adele Berlin
PSALMS Rolf A Jacobson
PROVERBS Glenn D Pemberton
ECCLESIASTES Katherine J Dell
ISAIAH John Goldingay
HEBREW POETRY Brent A Strawn
NARRATIVES OF THE NEW TESTAMENT Susan R Garrett

RUTH Katharine D Sakenfeld
KINGS Iain W Provan
The Laws of Sacrifice 17
CHRONICLES Alejandro Botta
EZRA Jacob Wright
NEHEMIAH Jacob Wright
CULTURE OF EARLYJUDAISM AmyJill Levine
BIBLE AND SPIRITUALITY Richard Valantasis
PREACHING THE BIBLE Thomas G Long
Measures and Money Gordon B Duncan
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À propos de l'auteur (2010)

David L. Petersen is Franklin N. Parker Professor of Old Testament at Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Professor Petersen is a distinguished Old Testament scholar. His current research focuses on the book of Genesis and on prophetic literature. During 2004, Petersen served as president of the Society of Biblical Literature. An ordained Presbyterian minister, Dr. Petersen has written, coauthored, or coedited a number of scholarly and popular books and articles. He was the senior Old Testament editor for The New Interpreter's Bible.

Beverly Roberts Gaventa is Helen H. P. Manson Professor of New Testament Literature and Exegesis at Princeton Theological Seminary

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