"With this 17-volume commentary, Baker is providing Catholics with an important resource for biblical study that is scholarly, engaging, and faithful to the magisterium. There are references to the catechism and magisterial documents; the format is enlivened by photos; of special interest are the sidebars,"---Catholic Answer. 336 pages, softcover.
In this addition to the successful Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture (CCSS) series, Scott Hahn, a bestselling author and a leading Catholic interpreter of Scripture, examines Romans from within the living tradition of the Church for pastoral ministers, lay readers, and students alike. The CCSS relates Scripture to Christian life today, is faithfully Catholic, and is supplemented by features designed to help readers understand the Bible more deeply and use it more effectively in teaching, preaching, evangelization, and other forms of ministry. Supported by leading Catholic scholars as well as popular Bible teachers, the series offers a unique level of commentary for Catholic students of the Bible. Its attractive packaging and accessible writing style make it a series to own--and to read! Drawn from the best of contemporary scholarship, series volumes are keyed to the liturgical year and include an index of pastoral subjects.
Scott W. Hahn (PhD, Marquette University) is the Father Michael Scanlan, TOR, Chair of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville in Steubenville, Ohio, and is founder and president of the Saint Paul Center for Biblical Theology. An exceptionally popular speaker and teacher, Hahn has delivered numerous talks nationally and internationally on a wide variety of topics related to Scripture and the Catholic faith. He is the author or editor of more than forty books, including The Kingdom of God as Liturgical Empire, Covenant and Communion, The Lamb's Supper, and Rome Sweet Home.