Item description for Isaiah: Chapters 33 to 66 (Dsb Ot Series) by John F. a. Sawyer & John C. L. Gibson...
Overview One of the most important and cherished books of the Old Testament, Isaiah contains a message of vibrant spirituality. It reveals an exalted view of God and speaks in soaring poetry of joy and hope and the kingdom. Throughout his two-volume commentary, John F.A. Sawyer seeks to present the meaning of the text of the book of Isaiah with compelling clarity and, at the same time, lead the reader to a deeper understanding of familiar passages. He is particularly helpful in illustrating how words written in the context of ancient Israel are now "used to enrich and interpret the responses of Christians to the life, death and resurrection of Jesus.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.68" Width: 5.46" Height: 0.79" Weight: 0.76 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 1986
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
Series Daily Study Bible
ISBN 0664218393 ISBN13 9780664218393
Availability 113 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 21, 2016 12:59.
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More About John F. a. Sawyer & John C. L. Gibson
John F. A. Sawyer is Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies at Newcastle University and of Biblical and Jewish Studies at Lancaster. Among his many publications are Sacred Texts and Sacred Meanings (2011), A Concise Dictionary of the Bible and its Reception (2009), and The Fifth Gospel. Isaiah in the History of Christianity (1996). He is co-editor of the Concise Encyclopedia of Language and Religion (with J. M. Y. Simpson, 2001), and series editor (with Christopher Rowland, Judith Kovacs and David Gunn) of the reception-history-based Blackwell Bible Commentary Series.
John F. a. Sawyer has an academic affiliation as follows - Newcastle University, UK, University College of St Martin Formerly New.
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