Continuing in the tradition established by its predecessors, the final volume in The New Interpreter's Bible offers unparalleled excellence in contemporary critical scholarship. Top scholars mine current historical, archaeological, and sociological research to provide solid Bible exposition. Contributors include Robert Wall (Introduction to Epistolary Literature, Acts); N.T. Wright (Romans); and J. Paul Sampley (1 Corinthians). Approx. 1300 pages, hardcover from Abingdon.
ISBN: 0687278236 ISBN-13: 9780687278237 Availability: In Stock
Volume X: Acts; Introduction to Epistolary Literature; Romans; 1 Corinthians. Volume X contains an excellent Introduction to Epistolary Literature, plus comments on the New Testament books of Acts, Romans, and 1 Corinthians. KEY FEATURES: Easy-to-use formatdetailed, critical Commentary and Reflections (a detailed exposition growing directly out of the Commentary) Coverage of the entire Bible in twelve volumes Includes the Apocryphal/ Deuterocanonical books New material specifically prepared to meet the needs of todays preachers, teachers, and students of the Bible The biblical text is divided into coherent and natural units The ecumenical roster of contributors includes top scholars and emerging new voices Contributors draw upon a variety of approaches Numerous visual aids (illustrations, maps, charts, timelines) enhance understanding and ease of use Introductions to each biblical book cover essential historical, literary, sociocultural, and theological issues The full texts and critical notes of the New International Version® and the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible are presented in parallel columns for quick reference and comparison.