New PDF release: An Introduction to the New Testament: The Abridged Edition

By Raymond E. Brown,Marion Soards

ISBN-10: 0300173121

ISBN-13: 9780300173123

Since its e-book in 1997, Raymond Brown’s Introduction to the hot Testament has been generally embraced by way of glossy readers looking to comprehend the Christian Bible. stated as a paragon of recent testomony stories in his lifetime, Brown was once a talented communicator who wrote comfortably and clarity.
 
Abridged via Marion Soards, who labored with Brown at the unique textual content, this new, concise model keeps the essence and centrist interpretation of the unique with no tampering with Brown’s point of view, insights, or conclusions. The biblical writings themselves stay the focal point, yet there also are chapters facing the character, beginning, and interpretation of the recent testomony texts, in addition to chapters in regards to the political, social, spiritual, and philosophical global of antiquity. additionally, augmenting Brown’s statement at the New testomony itself are themes comparable to the Gospels’ dating to each other; the shape and serve as of historic letters; Paul’s idea and existence, with his motivation, legacy, and theology; a mirrored image at the old Jesus; and a survey of appropriate Jewish and Christian writings. 
 
This accomplished, trustworthy, and authoritative guidebook is now extra obtainable for beginners, basic readers, biblical studies teams, ministers, students, and scholars alike.

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