Colossians: New Testament Library [NTL]   -     By: Jerry L. Sumney
Buy Item InStock22.99$22.99 Retail: $55.00 Save 58% ($32.01) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $22.00 eBook Details

Colossians: New Testament Library [NTL]

Westminster John Knox Press / 2008 / Hardcover

$22.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $55.00
|
Save 58% ($32.01)
Buy 28 or more for $21.84 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW221423

Current Promotions
  • Other Formats (2)
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $22.99
    Retail: $55.00
    Add To Cart
    $22.99
  2. In Stock
    $22.00
    Retail: $40.00
    Add To Cart
    0
    $22.00
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $39.99
    Retail: $60.00
    Add To Cart
    $39.99
  2. In Stock
    $54.00
    Retail: $60.00
    Add To Cart
    $54.00
  3. In Stock
    $18.49
    Retail: $60.00
    Add To Cart
    $18.49
  4. In Stock
    $36.99
    Retail: $55.00
    Add To Cart
    $36.99
  5. In Stock
    $36.49
    Retail: $50.00
    Add To Cart
    $36.49
  6. In Stock
    $14.89
    Retail: $30.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.89
  7. In Stock
    $39.99
    Retail: $60.00
    Add To Cart
    $39.99
  8. In Stock
    $26.99
    Retail: $29.99
    Add To Cart
    $26.99
  9. In Stock
    $36.99
    Retail: $50.00
    Add To Cart
    $36.99
  10. In Stock
    $58.50
    Retail: $65.00
    Add To Cart
    $58.50
  11. In Stock
    $34.99
    Retail: $45.00
    Add To Cart
    $34.99
  12. In Stock
    $22.99
    Retail: $60.00
    Add To Cart
    $22.99

Product Description

The letter to the Colossians offers great insight into the faith, life, and problems of an early Christian church. Understanding this letter to be one of Paul's prison epistles but aware of the differences between this and his other writings, Jerry Sumney shows how the church struggled with expressing its new faith in the diverse settings of the Greco-Roman world. Paying special attention to the ways of forgiveness and salvation through the power of Christ, this fine commentary shows Colossians' expansive Christology and expectant eschatology.

The New Testament Library offers authoritative commentary on every book and major aspect of the New Testament, as well as classic volumes of scholarship. The commentaries in this series provide fresh translations based on the best available ancient manuscripts, offer critical portrayals of the historical world in which the books were created, pay careful attention to their literary design, and present a theologically perceptive exposition of the text.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 344
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.25 X 1.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0664221424
ISBN-13: 9780664221423
Availability: In Stock
Series: New Testament Library

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Binding the Strong Man: A Political Reading of Mark's Story of Jesus, 20th Anniversary Edition
    Binding the Strong Man: A Political Reading of Mark's Story of Jesus, 20th Anniversary Edition
    Ched Myers
    Orbis Books / Trade Paperback
    $18.49 Retail: $28.00 Save 34% ($9.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW757976
  2. Romans: Interpreted by Early Christian Commentators
    Romans: Interpreted by Early Christian Commentators
    Edited by J. Patout Burns, Jr.
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2012 / Hardcover
    $30.99 Retail: $46.00 Save 33% ($15.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW825759
  3. First Isaiah
    First Isaiah
    J.J.M. Roberts
    Fortress Press / 2015 / Hardcover
    $51.49 Retail: $69.00 Save 25% ($17.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW660802
  4. I and II Thessalonians: A Commentary
    I and II Thessalonians: A Commentary
    M. Eugene Boring
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2015 / Hardcover
    $37.49 Retail: $50.00 Save 25% ($12.51)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW220990

Related Products

  1. History and Theology in the Fourth Gospel: New Testament Library [NLT]
    History and Theology in the Fourth Gospel: New Testament Library [NLT]
    J. Louis Martyn
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $13.99 Retail: $35.00 Save 60% ($21.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW25347
  2. Revelation: New Testament Library [NTL]
    Revelation: New Testament Library [NTL]
    Brian K. Blount
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2009 / Hardcover
    $54.00 Retail: $60.00 Save 10% ($6.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW221210
  3. Paul and the Anatomy of Apostolic Authority: New Testament Library [NTL]
    Paul and the Anatomy of Apostolic Authority: New Testament Library [NTL]
    John Howard Schutz
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $45.00 Retail: $50.00 Save 10% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW228127
  4. 2 Corinthians: New Testament Library [NTL]
    2 Corinthians: New Testament Library [NTL]
    Frank J. Matera
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2003 / Hardcover
    $18.49 Retail: $60.00 Save 69% ($41.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW221173

Publisher's Description

The letter to the Colossians offers great insight into the faith, life, and problems of an early Christian church. Understanding this letter to be one of Paul's prison epistles but aware of the differences between this and his other writings, Jerry Sumney shows how the church struggled with expressing its new faith in the diverse settings of the Greco-Roman world. Paying special attention to the ways of forgiveness and salvation through the power of Christ, this fine commentary shows Colossians' expansive Christology and expectant eschatology.

The New Testament Library offers authoritative commentary on every book and major aspect of the New Testament, as well as classic volumes of scholarship. The commentaries in this series provide fresh translations based on the best available ancient manuscripts, offer critical portrayals of the historical world in which the books were created, pay careful attention to their literary design, and present a theologically perceptive exposition of the text.

Author Bio

Jerry L. Sumney is Professor of Biblical Studies at Lexington Theological Seminary in Lexington, Kentucky.

Product Reviews

3 Stars Out Of 5
3 out of 5
(0)
(0)
(1)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
3 out Of 5
(3 out of 5)
Value:
4 out Of 5
(4 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
1 out Of 5
(1 out of 5)
0%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1
  1. 3 Stars Out Of 5
    A liberal theologians view of Colossians
    July 12, 2013
    Charles Renno
    Quality: 3
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 1
    Sumney's view of the text is colored by his desire to prove that Colossians was not written by Paul but by someone else after Paul's death pretending to be the apostle.
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search