Hear ancient voices of the church speak as they engage with sacred Scripture in Christianity's formative years. Covering the second to the mid-eighth centuries, the final volume in this acclaimed series includes the RSV text; renders Greek, Latin, Coptic, and Syriac writings into English; and provides biographical sketches and a timeline of ancient Christian sources. 384 pages, hardcover from InterVarsity.
This last volume of the Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture offers commentary from the early church fathers on the deuterocanonical books of the Bible, with insights that will be of great benefit to preachers and teachers alike. Readers will find some ancient authors translated into English here for the first time. Throughout they will gain insight and encouragement in the life of faith as seen through ancient pastoral eyes.
Sever J. Voicu is Scriptor Graecus at the Vatican Apostolic Library and Guest Professor at the Augustinian Patristic Institute in Rome. He has published mainly in the area of Greek Patristics and New Testament Apocrypha.
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