Item description for 2 Peter, Jude (The Anchor Yale Bible Commentaries) by Jerome H. Neyrey...
Overview This fascinating study not only provides an entirely new translation of both 2 Peter and Jude, but also offers stirring commentary on the text that takes the reader inside groups located at the very edges of Christianity. Neyrey shows what it must have been like to lead a Christian life amid an unsympathetic environment and a treacherous imperial society.
Publishers Description This is a translation and study of two of the more obscure books of the New Testament. Written after the death of Jesus and his Apostles, they offer a glimpse into the turbulent life of early Christian communities in the Roman and Greek world.
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Studio: Yale University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6" Height: 8.75" Weight: 0.9 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 1994
Publisher Yale University Press
Series Anchor Bible Commentary
ISBN 0300139926 ISBN13 9780300139921
Availability 0 units.
More About Jerome H. Neyrey
Jerome H. Neyrey, SJ, is professor of New Testament at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. He is widely known for his pioneering work in applying social science criticism to New Testament interpretation. As a member of the Context Group: Project on the Bible in Its Cultural Environment, Professor Neyrey is the author of several books and is a frequent contributor to scholarly journals.
Jerome H. Neyrey was born in 1940.
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