Ancient Texts for New Testament Studies

Save 27%
$50.00
$36.50

Format: Paperback

Vendor: Baker Publishing Group

Publication Date: January 01, 2012


ISBN: 0801048427

ISBN-13: 9780801048425

Number of Pages: 576

Weight: 2.05 lb

Dimensions: 9 × 6 (inches)

Usually leaves warehouse in 2-4 weeks. The delivery date of your order depends on when the order leaves our warehouse, the destination address for the item, and the shipping method. Please keep in mind that business days are Monday thru Friday, excluding federal holidays within Canada.

One of the daunting challenges facing the New Testament interpreter is achieving familiarity with the immense corpus of related literatures. Scholars and students alike must have a fundamental understanding of the content, provenance, and utility for New Testament interpretation of a wide range of pagan, Jewish, and diversely Christian documents. This thoroughly revised and significantly expanded edition of Noncanonical Writings and New Testament Interpretation examines a vast range of ancient literature, masterfully distilling details of date, language, text, and translation into an eminently usable handbook. Craig Evans evaluates the materials\' relevance for interpreting the New Testament and provides essential biographies.

Author Info

Craig A. Evans (PhD, Claremont Graduate University) isJohn Bisagno Distinguished Professor of Christian Origins at Houston Baptist University in Houston, Texas. He is a frequent contributor to scholarly journals and the author or editor of numerous publications.

You recently viewed

Clear recently viewed