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- De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99
This volume contains the first edition of the commentaries on the gospels by Bishop Fortunatianus of Aquileia (mid-4 th century). This work, which was only discovered in the form of an almost complete manuscript in 2012, is the oldest preserved commentary on the gospels from Latin antiquity, and therefore of extraordinary significance for patristics.... more...
- Inter Varsity Press UK 2017; US$ 15.99
David L. Baker offers a rare and valuable study of the Decalogue, or Ten Commandments, within their biblical and ancient Near Eastern setting. In addition to an informative discussion of introductory and background issues, he gives each commandment focussed attention, offering commentary as well as consideration of its meaning for today.What is the... more...
- Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 73.99
In this book, Novenson gives a revisionist account of messianism in antiquity. He shows that, for the ancient Jews and Christians who used the term, a messiah was not an article of faith but a manner of speaking: a scriptural figure of speech useful for thinking kinds of political order. more...
- Fortress Press 2017; US$ 48.99
Apocalypse, early Judaism, Second Temple Judaism, New Testament more...
- Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 19.99
Through a series of deftly-rendered vignettes, prominent historian Jenna Weissman Joselit offers a compelling and fresh-eyed perspective on the Ten Commandments, situating them within the context of modern America. Rich in incident and in colorful personalities of the 19th and 20th centuries, her account shows that the Ten Commandments are not cast... more...
- Zondervan 2017; US$ 33.74
Introduction to Biblical Interpretation, now in its third edition, is a classic hermeneutics textbook that sets forth concise, logical, and practical guidelines for discovering the truth in God's Word. This volume is a valuable tool for readers who desire to understand and apply the Bible. more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 26.95
A dazzling reconsideration of the original languages and texts of the Bible, in both the Old and the New Testaments, from the acclaimed scholar and translator of Classical literature (?The best translation of the Aeneid, certainly the best of our time? ?Ursula Le Guin; ?The first translation since Dryden that can be read as a great English poem in... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95
In Ecclesiastes, the authorial voice of Qohelet presents an identity that has challenged readers for centuries. This book offers a reception history of the different ways readers have constructed Qohelet as an author. Previous reception histories of Ecclesiastes group readings into "premodern" and "critical," or separate Jewish from Christian readings.... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2017; Not Available
The Book of Psalms had a profound impact on English literature from the Anglo-Saxon to the late medieval period. This collection examines the various ways in which they shaped medieval English thought and contributed to the emergence of an English literary canon. It brings into dialogue experts on both Old and Middle English literature, thus breaking... more...