LiveZilla Live Chat Software
Importitall
Register/Login Login Contact UsContacts BlogBlog
Cart Items : 0 | Cart Total : R0
USA Categories
Site Security
Books > Christian Books & Bibles > Bible Study & Reference > Bible Study > New Testament > 0802864988
  1. The Gospel of Matthew: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary
    The Gospel of Matthew: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary
    The Gospel of Matthew: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary
    Image(s) provided for illustrative purposes and may differ from the actual product
  2. The Gospel of Matthew: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary

    [0802864988]
    Delivery: 10-20 Working Days
    Price R1623.00

     pinterest 
Additional Information

"It is a special pleasure to introduce R. T. (Dick) France's commentary to the pastoral and scholarly community, who should find it a truly exceptional -- and helpful -- volume." So says Gordon Fee in his preface to this work. France's masterful commentary on Matthew focuses on exegesis of Matthew's text as it stands rather than on the prehistory of the material or details of Synoptic comparison. The exegesis of each section is part of a planned literary whole supplemented, rather than controlled, by verse-by-verse commentary, allowing the text as a complete story to come into brilliant focus.

Rather than being a "commentary on commentaries," The Gospel of Matthew is concerned throughout with what Matthew himself meant to convey about Jesus and how he set about doing so within the cultural and historical context of first-century Palestine. France frequently draws attention to the distinctive nature of the province of Galilee and the social dynamics involved when a Galilean prophet presents himself in Jerusalem as the Messiah.

The English translation at the beginning of each section is France's own, designed to provide the basis for the commentary. This adept translation uses contemporary idioms and, where necessary, gives priority to clarity over literary elegance.

Amid the wide array of Matthew commentaries available today, France's world-class stature, his clear focus on Matthew and Jesus, his careful methodology, and his user-friendly style promise to make this volume an enduring standard for years to come.

Similar Products

The Gospel of Matthew (The New International Commentary on the New Testament)The Gospel according to Matthew (The Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC))Matthew, Vol.1 (Ch. 1-12), The Expositor's Bible CommentaryMatthew, Vol.2 (Ch. 13-28), The Expositor's Bible CommentaryMatthew: An Exegetical and Theological Exposition of Holy Scripture (The New American Commentary)Matthew for Everyone, Part 1: Chapters 1-15 (The New Testament for Everyone)Matthew for Everyone, Part 2: Chapters 16-28 (The New Testament for Everyone)The Gospel of Mark: A Socio-Rhetorical CommentaryThe Gospel of John,  Volume One & Volume TwoThe Gospel of Matthew (The New International Greek Testament Commentary)
Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Craig S. Keener
Binding
Paperback
EAN
9780802864987
ISBN
0802864988
IsEligibleForTradeIn
1
Label
Eerdmans
Manufacturer
Eerdmans
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
1090
PublicationDate
2009-07-24
Publisher
Eerdmans
Studio
Eerdmans
Please Note

The authorised South African distributor of this product is under no obligation to honour the manufacture's guarantees/warranties or to provide after-sales service.

Please note that this item is imported from the USA, and is designed to be used in the USA. In addition, if the unit is powered it will come with a US plug and an adapter/transformer may be required. Please click here for more information on power requirements, or check with us if you are unsure or need any assistance!

Please also note that certain items cannot be imported, these include Alcohol, Animals, Batteries, Flammable Materials, Currency, Food, Furs, Chemicals, Explosives, Medications, Plants, Seeds, Supplements, Pressurized Cans, Tactical Equipment, Vitamins, Weaponry and Weaponry Accessories. In these cases, the item and information is displayed for reference purposes only. If you are not sure if we are permitted to bring an item, please send us an e-mail with a link to the item to confirm.

Please also ensure that you are ordering the correct item for your particular application as returns to the USA are costly. Product reviews are also provided for most of our items, which can give you a good idea for possible things to look out for and the quality of the item. By clicking Add to Cart, you are confirming that the item is correct and you accept the conditions listed here.