The Apocrypha : Fortress Commentary on the Bible Study Edition Paperback / softback
This concise commentary on the Apocrypha, excerpted from the Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The Old Testament and Apocrypha, engages readers in the work of biblical interpretation.
Contributors from a rich diversity of perspectives connect historical-critical analysis with sensitivity to current theological, cultural, and interpretive issues.
Each chapter (Tobit through 4 Maccabees) includes an introduction and commentary based on three lenses: ancient context, the interpretative tradition, and contemporary questions and challenges.
The Apocrypha introduces fresh perspectives and draws students, preachers, and interested readers into the challenging work of interpretation.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 286 pages
- Publisher: Fortress Press,U.S.
- Publication Date: 01/09/2016
- ISBN: 9781506415871