James Through the Centuries - eBook
James Through the Centuries - eBook  -     By: David Gowler
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Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: 2013
ISBN: 9781118527870
ISBN-13: 9781118527870
Series: Wiley-Blackwell Bible Commentaries

Publisher's Description

This unique reception history of the Epistle of James is aprominent addition to the Blackwell Bible Commentaries series.Written by an outstanding New Testament specialist, it chroniclesthe major theological, political, and aesthetic responses to thetext over the centuries, and to James as a historical figure.

  • Surveys the many theological, cultural, literary, political,and artistic uses of the Epistle of James, and the broaderinfluence his letters have had throughout the ages
  • Includes extensive excerpts offering vital historiographicalcontext
  • Examines James’s impact on popular culture, includingexamples such as Charles Schulz’s Peanuts
  • Unearths a range of neglected writings and opens access tomaterial not readily available elsewhere

Author Bio

David B. Gowler is The Dr Lovick Pierce and Bishop GeorgeF. Pierce Chair of Religion at Oxford College, Emory University,USA.  He has published dozens of books, articles, bookchapters, and book reviews, and since 1991 has served as co-editorof Emory Studies in Early Christianity.

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"...This commentary offers a fascinating read of the multifarious ways in which James has been interpreted and appropriated through the centuries." - Review & Expositor

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