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The Teaching of Christ in The Sermon on The Mount
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The Teaching of Christ in The Sermon on The Mount


Gary Staats 2013

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The Sermon on the Mount contains Jesus’ most iconic teachings. It includes the Beatitudes, the City on a Hill, the Golden Rule, and Jesus’ teaching on anger, anxiety, prayer, fasting, money, divorce, and judgment. An insightful commentator, teacher, and minister, Staats makes Christ’s teaching easily accessible to the modern reader. Staats illuminates Jesus’ Hebrew context and reaches into the Greek text while remaining friendly to the layperson. This volume is a valuable work on Jesus’ most famous teaching that makes the texts easily applicable to life in the twenty-first century.

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Key Features

  • Examines all of Jesus’ teachings in the Sermon on the Mount
  • Illuminates the Hebrew context of Jesus’ language and metaphors
  • Reaches into the Greek text while remaining friendly to the layperson

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About Gary Staats

Gary Staats is the Gale and Harriette Ritz Professor of Old Testament at Winebrenner Theological Seminary in Findlay, Ohio. He received his BA in Bible at Southeastern Bible College in Birmingham, Alabama in 1963, his ThM in New Testament Greek from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1967, his ThD in biblical studies from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1971, his MA in Hebrew and ancient Near Eastern languages at Dropsie College of Hebrew and Cognate Learning in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1983, and his PhD in Hebrew and Near Eastern languages at New York University in 1989. Staats has been a professor and pastor for many years, serving at various schools and in numerous pastorates.

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