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Overview This volume brings together for the first time numerous publications that range across the New Testament canon and encompass a variety of interpretive forms, from thematic essay to commentary, from close exegesis to homily. The volume also presents two major essays and two homilies that have not previously appeared in print. All these studies are distinguished by Meyer's characteristic attention to detail, precision in argument, and elegant prose. Readers will encounter on every page perceptive hisorical and literary analysis and deep theological wisdom from the pen of a master exegete.
This volume brings together numerous publications that range across the New Testament canon and encompass a variety of forms, from thematic essay to commentary, from close exegesis to homily. All these studies highlight Paul Meyer's characteristic attention to detail, skilled argument, and engaging prose.
The New Testament Library offers authoritative commentary on every book and major aspect of the New Testament, as well as classic volumes of scholarship. The commentaries in this series provide fresh translations based on the best available ancient manuscripts, offer critical portrayals of the historical world in which the books were created, pay careful attention to their literary design, and present a theologically perceptive exposition of the text.
Citations And Professional Reviews The Word in This World:Essays in New Testament Exegesis and Theology (New Testament Library) by Paul W. Meyer, John T. Carroll & J. Louis Martyn has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Christian Century - 10/19/2004 page 32
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.86" Width: 6.1" Height: 1.06" Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Release Date May 26, 2011
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
Series New Testament Library
ISBN 0664227015 ISBN13 9780664227012
Availability 0 units.
More About Paul W. Meyer, John T. Carroll & J. Louis Martyn
Paul W. Meyer is Helen H. P. Manson Professor Emeritus of New Testament Literature and Exegesis at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey.
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A Survey of A Long Career as a Scholar Jul 11, 2007
This compilation of articles from across Paul Meyer's distinguished career has a lot of gems within it. Some of the articles reflect their age, but Paul Meyer has a number of profound insights-especially in his reading of Paul's letters.