By Karen H. Jobes
Designed for the pastor and Bible instructor, the Zondervan Exegetical observation at the New testomony brings jointly remark gains not often collected in a single quantity. Written via striking evangelical students, each one quantity treats the literary context and constitution of the passage within the unique Greek, and every writer presents an unique translation in line with the literary constitution. The sequence continually offers the most aspect, an exegetical define, verse-by-verse observation, and theology in program in each one component of each statement. severe scholarship informs every one step yet doesn't dominate the observation, permitting readers to be aware of the biblical author’s message because it unfolds. whereas essentially designed for people with a easy wisdom of biblical Greek, all who try to appreciate and educate the recent testomony will locate those books useful. The Zondervan Exegetical remark at the New testomony sequence covers the whole New testomony in twenty volumes; Clinton E. Arnold serves as normal editor.
In her observation on John’s letters, Karen H. Jobes writes to bridge the gap among educational bible study and pastors, scholars, and laypeople who're searching for an in-depth remedy of the problems raised via those New testomony books. She techniques the 3 letters of John as a part of the corpus that incorporates John’s gospel, whereas rejecting an difficult redactional historical past of that gospel that implicates the letters. Jobes treats 3 significant issues of the letters less than the bigger rubric of who has the authority to interpret the genuine value of Jesus, a subject that's urgent in our religiously pluralistic society at the present time with its many voices claiming fact approximately God.
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1, 2, and 3 John (Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on The New Testament series) by Karen H. Jobes