New Beacon Bible Commentary Collection (13 vols.)
by 13 authors Stephen J. Bennett, Alex Varughese, Mitchel Modine, Jim Edlin, David A. Neale, George Lyons, William Greathouse, Frank G. Carver, Dean Flemming, Robert D. Branson, C. Jeanne Orjala Serrão, Daniel G. Powers, Rick Williamson
Beacon Hill 2008–2011
The New Beacon Bible Commentary (13 vols.) is an engaging, indispensable reference tool to aid individuals in every walk of life in the study and meditation of God's Word. Written from the Wesleyan theological perspective, it offers insight and perceptive scholarship to help you unlock the deeper truths of Scripture and garner an awareness of the history, culture, and context attributed to each book of study. Readable, relevant, and academically thorough, it offers scholars, pastors, and laity a new standard for understanding and interpreting the Bible in the 21st century.
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- The latest scholarship from notable experts in the Wesleyan tradition
- Convenient introductory material for each book of the Bible including information on authorship, date, history, audience, sociological/cultural issues, purpose, literary features, theological themes, hermeneutical issues, and more
- Clear verse-by-verse explanations, which offer a contemporary, Wesleyan-based understanding derived from the passage’s original language
- Comprehensive annotation divided into three sections: 1. Background elements behind the text 2. Verse-by-verse details and meanings found in the text 3. Significance, relevance, intertextuality, and application from the text
- Insight into theological issues, word meanings, archaeological connections, historical relevance, cultural customs, and more
- Expanded bibliography for further study of historical elements, additional interpretations, and theological themes
Five volumes of the New Beacon Bible Commentary (13 vols.) can be found in the New Beacon Bible Commentary Library, vol. 1. If you already own the New Beacon Bible Commentary Library, vol. 1 be sure to place an order for the New Beacon Bible Commentary Upgrade Collection (8 vols.) to receive the other eight volumes of this outstanding series.
- Title: New Beacon Bible Commentary
- Publisher: Beacon Hill Press
- Volumes: 13
- Pages: 3,514