A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Epistles of St. Peter and St. Jude
T&T Clark 1901
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Praise for the Print Edition
His commentary is very satisfactory indeed. His notes are particularly valuable. We know of no work on these Epistles which is so full and satisfactory.
—The Living Church
Canon Bigg's work is preeminently characterized by judicial open- mindedness and sympathetic insight into historical conditions. His realistic interpretation of the relations of the apostles and the circumstances of the early church renders the volume invaluable to students of these themes. The exegetical work in the volume rests on the broad basis of careful linguistic study, acquaintance with apocalyptic literature and the writings of the Fathers, a sane judgment, and good sense.
—American Journal of Theology
- Title: A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Epistles of St. Peter and St. Jude
- Author: Charles C. Bigg
- Series: International Critical Commentary (ICC)
- Publisher: T&T Clark International
- Publication Date: 1901
- Pages: 353
About Charles C. Bigg
Charles C. Bigg (1840–1908): Schoolmaster and ecclesiastical historian.