Providing an easy-to-understand exploration of the most bewildering New Testament book, Wright draws out its leading themes; reveals its context with extensive background information; clarifies its mysterious symbolism; makes sense of the author's continuously shifting focus; offers thoughts on how Revelation is relevant to us today; and more. Includes a glossary. 286 pages, softcover from Westminster John Knox.
N. T. Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament, and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable discussion, with background information, useful explanations and suggestions, and thoughts as to how the text can be relevant to our lives today. A glossary is included at the back of the book. The series is suitable for group study, personal study, or daily devotions.
N. T. Wright is the Bishop of Durham in the Church of England. He is a prolific author and noted New Testament scholar and was named by Christianity Today as one of the world's top five theologians. He has written over thirty books, both at the scholarly level and for a popular audience.
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