The Semitic Background of the New Testament, Volume 1
Dove Booksellers,Eerdmans 1997
The Semitic Background of the New Testament is a combined edition of two books by Joseph Fitzmyer that have influenced and shaped New Testament studies during the past few decades. This first volume, Essays on the Semitic Background of the New Testament, includes papers written over a fourteen-year period that reflect on a variety of New Testament problems that have been illuminated by data gathered from the Semitic world of the eastern Mediterranean.
- Title: The Semitic Background of the New Testament, Volume 1
- Author: Joseph A Fitzmyer
- Series: Eerdmans Biblical Resources Series
- Publisher: Eerdmans
- Publication Date: 1997
- Pages: 550
About Joseph A. Fitzmyer
Joseph A. Fitzmyer, S. J., is professor emeritus of biblical studies at Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.