The em>New Beacon Bible Commentary provides 21st-century scholars, pastors, theological students, and laity an academically competent, readable commentary in the Wesleyan theological tradition.
Each volume features:
Contemporary scholarship from notable experts in the Wesleyan theological tradition.
Accessible introductory material for each book of the Bible, which includes information on authorship, date, history, audience, sociological/cultural issues, purpose, literary features, theological themes, hermeneutical issues, and more.
Verse-byverse-exegesis, which offer a contemporary, Wesleyan-based understanding derived from the original language.
Comprehensive Annotation divided into three sections, which cover background elements behind the text; verse-by-verse details and meanings found in the text; significance, relevance, intertextuality, and application from the text; and more.
Insightful outakes/sidebars, which provide deeper insight into theological issues, word meanings, archeological connections, historical relevance, cultural customs, and more.
Detaile dbibliography for further study of historical elements, additional interpretations, and theological themes.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 320 Vendor: Beacon Hill Press Publication Date: 2010 Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)