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Commentary on the Gospel of John


American Baptist Publication Society 1885

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Articulating the distinctive characteristics of the Gospel of John, Alvah Hovey exegetically examines the text. Drawing upon notes from John A. Broadus for clarification in the margins, Hovey provides historical-critical method and inquiry into the text.

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Praise for the Print Edition

The scholarship  of Dr. Hovey, the general editor . . . is a guarantee of the superior character and worth of the commentary as a whole.

The Homiletic Review

Product Details

  • Title: Commentary on the Gospel of John
  • Author: Alvah Hovey
  • Series: American Baptist Publication Society
  • Publisher: 1885
  • Pages: 423
  • Topic: Gospel of John

About Alvah Hovey

Alvah Hovey (1820–1903) was born in Greene, New York and educated at Dartmouth College and Newton Theological Institution. He stayed at Newton as a librarian and professor of Hebrew, church history, theology, and Christian ethics. His numerous books include Life of St. Chrysostom, The State of the Impenitent Dead, and The Miracles of Christ as Attested by the Evangelists.

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