The Apostolic Fathers

by Baker Publishing (Author)P9780718093761, Michael Holmes (Editor) }


Format: Hardcover

Vendor: Baker Academic

Publication Date: November 01, 2007

ISBN: 080103468X

ISBN-13: 9780801034688

Number of Pages: 832

Weight: 1.26 lb

Dimensions: 7.5 × 5.25 (inches)

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Following the publication of his revised translations in The Apostolic Fathers in English, 3rd ed., Michael Holmes, a leading expert on these texts, offers a thoroughly revised and redesigned bilingual edition, featuring Greek (or Latin) and English on facing pages. Introductions and bibliographies are generous and up to date. In the textual apparatus, existing notes have been revised and expanded, and well over 200 new notes have been added. This handsome and handy one-volume, thin-paper edition will be an essential resource for students and scholars and a joy to book lovers.

Author Info

Michael W. Holmes (PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary) is executive director of the Scholars Initiativeat the Museum of the Bible. He previously served as professor of biblical studies and early Christianity at Bethel University. Holmies is the author or editor of several books, including a commentary on 1 and 2 Thessalonians. A leading scholar of the Apostolic Fathers, he is currently writing a major critical commentary on Polycarp's Letter to the Philippians and The Martyrdom of Polycarp.

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