"A magisterial commentary that will assist researchers, students, and clergy who seek to interpret Matthew,"---Religious Studies Review. Luz's commentary is notable for how it looks at the way the text has been interpreted historically within the church and its relationship to contemporary ethics. 900 pages, hardcover. Fortress.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 900 Vendor: Fortress Press Publication Date: 2005 Dimensions: 9.5 X 7.25 (inches)
In this third and final volume on the Gospel of Matthew, Ulrich Luz completes his masterful analysis. His commentary has become acclaimed for a combination of careful analysis of the text along with detailed tracking of the history of interpretation. This volume includes the Passion narrative, and in this important section, Luz describes the importance of Matthew's Passion for art history, music history, and literature. It also includes numerous small essays on key topics. This is the one "must have" commentary on Matthew.