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Dictionary of New Testament Background

Dictionary of New Testament Background

by Craig A. Evans and Stanley E. Porter

Cultural background is an important but often unexamined factor that shapes and influences any piece of writing. The Bible is no different. In the New Testament, gospel and epistle writers used expressions and ideas they knew would be familiar to their readers. Jesus himself spoke in parables that drew heavily on the common experiences of his audience. … Read more…

How We Got the New Testament (Acadia Studies in Bible and Theology) Text, Transmission, Translation

How We Got the New Testament (Acadia Studies in Bible and Theology) Text, Transmission, Translation

by Stanley E. Porter, Craig Evans and Lee McDonald

A recognized expert in New Testament Greek offers a historical understanding of the writing, transmission, and translation of the New Testament and provides cutting-edge insights into how we got the New Testament in its ancient Greek and modern English forms. In part responding to those who question the New Testament's reliability, Stanley Porter rigorously … Read more…

John, His Gospel, and Jesus In Pursuit of the Johannine Voice

John, His Gospel, and Jesus In Pursuit of the Johannine Voice

by Stanley E. Porter

Captures John's unique perspective and voice in the wider field of Jesus studies In this volume Stanley Porter tackles a variety of important and often highly contentious topics within the Gospel of John as a means of defining and capturing the distinctive Johannine voice. Subjects discussed include John in relation to competing Gospels, the public procl… Read more…