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BHS - Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia

BHS - Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia

The Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia (BHS) is the most widely used scholarly text of the Hebrew Bible. This text was originally edited by Karl Elliger and Wilhelm Rudolph in cooperation with numerous other scholars, and the revised 5th edition from 1997 was prepared by Adrian Schenker. It is based on the St. Petersburg Public Library manuscript B19a (the so-c… Read more…

LXX (Septuaginta) Greek Old Testament

LXX (Septuaginta) Greek Old Testament

Begun in the third century BC, this work is the oldest Greek translation of the Hebrew Old Testament. The translation is referred to as the LXX (Septuaginta) Greek Old Testament because it is believed to have originated with approximately seventy Jewish scholars of Alexandria, who composed the work in the Koine Greek of their day. Greatly respected in an… Read more…

An Introduction to the New Testament, Second Edition

An Introduction to the New Testament, Second Edition

by D.A. Carson and Douglas J. Moo

An Introduction to the New Testament focuses on "special introduction" that is historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, and so forth. This approach stands in contrast to recent texts that concentrate more on literary form, rhetorical criticism, and historical parallels—topics the authors don’t minimize, but inste… Read more…

Concise Greek-English Dictionary of the New Testament

Concise Greek-English Dictionary of the New Testament

by Barclay Newman

The Concise Greek-English Dictionary of the New Testament is a short dictionary often found in the back of Greek New Testaments printed by the United Bible Society. Each entry is concise, yet it gives specific entries for a few irregular inflected forms as well as unusual glosses from specific passages. It is ideal for students who are just beginning to read… Read more…

Old Testament Commentary Survey

Old Testament Commentary Survey

by Tremper Longman III

For the student, minister, and layperson alike, Old Testament Commentary Survey makes finding the best Old Testament commentaries easy. In this fourth edition, Longman focuses on the best of established commentaries and commentaries published in recent years. He lists a number of works available for each book of the Old Testament, gives a brief indication… Read more…

Hebrew Bible: Westminster Leningrad Codex

Hebrew Bible: Westminster Leningrad Codex

The Hebrew Bible: Westminster Leningrad Codex digital text is a project of the Groves Center based on the Leningrad Codex, Firkovich B19A, residing in the Russian National Library. The Leningrad Codex is the oldest, complete manuscript of the Hebrew Bible, dated to around 1008 AD. It serves as the basis for the Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia (BHS), which has… Read more…

Interpreting the New Testament Text Introduction to the Art and Science of Exegesis

Interpreting the New Testament Text Introduction to the Art and Science of Exegesis

by Darrell L. Bock, Buist Fanning, I. Howard Marshall, Daniel B. Wallace, Darrell L. Bock, Daniel B. Wallace, Buist M. Fanning, J. William Johnston, Jay E. Smith, David K. Lowery, Joseph D. Fantin, Michael H. Burer, John D. Grassmick, W. Hall HarrisIII, Timothy J. Ralston, Narry F. Santos and Will

With the explosive increase in availability of English Bible translations, the question can easily be asked, 'Why bother with the hard work of biblical exegesis?' Computers can translate foreign languages and our English texts can take us very close to the original meanings, so why exegete? Answer: because the deepest truths of the Bible are found through th… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Gospel According to Matthew

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Gospel According to Matthew

by Leon Morris

In the Christian Church the Gospel of Matthew has been considered the most important portrait of Jesus’ life and message. Containing Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount and a uniquely rich collection of parables, among many other things, Matthew has made a major contribution to the church throughout the centuries, and it still has much to say to the church today.… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Gospel According to Mark

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Gospel According to Mark

by James R. Edwards

This new Pillar volume offers exceptional commentary on Mark that clearly shows the second Gospel — though it was a product of the earliest Christian community — to be both relevant and sorely needed in today's church. Written by a biblical scholar who has devoted thirty years to the study of the second Gospel, this commentary aims primarily to interp… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Acts of the Apostles

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Acts of the Apostles

by David G. Peterson

David Peterson's comprehensive commentary offers thorough exegesis and exposition of the Acts of the Apostles, drawing on recent scholarship in the fields of narrative criticism and theological analysis, incorporating insights into historical-social background, and investigating why Luke presents his material in the way he does. In view of how long the bo… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The First Letter to the Corinthians

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The First Letter to the Corinthians

by Roy E. Ciampa and Brian S. Rosner

This comprehensive commentary presents a sound reading of 1 Corinthians, taking full account of its Old Testament and Jewish roots and demonstrating Paul’s primary concern for the unity and purity of the church and the glory of God. Roy Ciampa and Brian Rosner’s well-informed, careful exegesis touches on an astonishingly wide range of important yet sensi… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letter to the Ephesians

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letter to the Ephesians

by Peter T. O'Brien

From a foremost authority on the New Testament comes a major new commentary on Ephesians—a letter of truth, love, and unity to our superficial world. A model of the scholarly excellence, this volume in the Pillar New Testament Commentary series provides a rich exposition of Ephesians, one of the most significant documents ever written. Using the fruits … Read more…


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