By Peter H. Davids,Douglas J. Moo,Robert Yarbrough
Discover: ·How the springs at Hierapolis support us comprehend why Jesus defined the church at Laodicea as “lukewarm” ·The history and situations of certificate of divorce in Judaism ·How Jewish nutritional legislation supplied a robust metaphor for God’s recognition of the Gentiles Brimming with photographs and portraits, the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds observation walks you verse through verse via the entire books of the hot testomony. It’s like slipping on a collection of glasses that allows you to learn the Bible throughout the eyes of a first-century reader! Discoveries look forward to you that may snap the realm of the recent testomony into gripping immediacy. issues that appear mystifying, confusing, or vague will tackle great that means in the event you view them of their historical context. You’ll deepen your knowing of the lessons of Jesus. You’ll become aware of the shut, occasionally startling interaction among God’s nation and the sensible affairs of the church. better of all, you’ll achieve a deepened information of the Bible’s relevance to your existence. Written in a transparent, attractive type, this pretty set presents a brand new and available method that extra technical expository and exegetical commentaries don’t supply. It gains: ·Commentary in response to proper papyri, inscriptions, archaeological discoveries, and experiences of Judaism, Roman tradition, Hellenism, and different gains of the area of the hot testomony ·Hundreds of photos, illustrations, and line drawings ·Copious maps, charts, and timelines·Sidebar articles and insights ·“Reflections” at the Bible’s relevance for 21st-century living
Written by way of prime evangelical individuals: Clinton E. Arnold (Ph.D., collage of Aberdeen), basic Editor S. M. Baugh (Ph.D., college of California, Irvine) Peter H. Davids (Ph.D., college of Manchester) David E. Garland (Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) David W. J. Gill (D.Phil., collage of Oxford) George H. Guthrie (Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) Moyer V. Hubbard (D.Phil., collage of Oxford) Andreas J. Köstenberger (Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity university) Ralph P. Martin (Ph.D., collage of London, King’s university) Douglas J. Moo (Ph.D., college of St. Andrews) Mark L. Strauss (Ph.D., college of Aberdeen) Frank Thielman (Ph.D., Duke collage) Jeffrey A. D. Weima (Ph.D., collage of Toronto) Michael J. Wilkins (Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary) Mark W. Wilson (D.Litt. et Phil., collage of South Africa) Julie L. Wu (Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary) Robert W. Yarbrough (Ph.D., collage of Aberdeen)
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1 and 2 Peter, Jude, 1, 2, and 3 John (Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary) by Peter H. Davids,Douglas J. Moo,Robert Yarbrough