2 Peter and Jude: A Handbook on the Greek Text

2 Peter and Jude: A Handbook on the Greek Text

by Peter H. Davids
     
 

This new installment of the popular handbook series gives teachers and students a comprehensive guide to the grammar and vocabulary of both 2 Peter and Jude. Within the text of these intertwined Catholic Epistles, Peter H. Davids finds rhetorical features and stylistic elements often overlooked. By using this handbook in combination with traditional commentaries,

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This new installment of the popular handbook series gives teachers and students a comprehensive guide to the grammar and vocabulary of both 2 Peter and Jude. Within the text of these intertwined Catholic Epistles, Peter H. Davids finds rhetorical features and stylistic elements often overlooked. By using this handbook in combination with traditional commentaries, students will be guided toward a greater understanding of the Greek text in 2 Peter and Jude while gaining a deeper appreciation for textual and rhetorical intricacies not available in the English translations.

Baylor University Press

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"This astute and useful grammatical handbook goes beyond simply parsing forms and labeling constructions. Davids brings in some of the latest linguistic research—including elements of verbal aspect theory—to help him as he explicates these important epistles."

—Stanley E. Porter, President and Dean, Professor of New Testament, McMaster Divinity College

"Davids provides an expert exegetical travel guide for those rediscovering these neglected gems in the canon."

—Gene L. Green, Professor of New Testament, Wheaton College and Graduate School

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781602583139
Publisher:
Baylor University Press
Publication date:
07/01/2011
Series:
Baylor Handbook on the Greek New Testament Series
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

What People are saying about this

Stanley E. Porter

This astute and useful grammatical handbook goes beyond simply parsing forms and labeling constructions. Davids brings in some of the latest linguistic research—including elements of verbal aspect theory—to help him as he explicates these important epistles.

Gene L. Green

Davids provides an expert exegetical travel guide for those rediscovering these neglected gems in the canon.

Meet the Author

Peter H. Davids is Professor in Christianity at Houston Baptist University and Visiting Professor of Bible and Applied Theology at Houston Graduate School Theology.

Baylor University Press

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