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James

Craig L. Blomberg (Author), Mariam J. Kovalishyn (Author), Clinton E. Arnold (General Editor)
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Description

Designed for the pastor and Bible teacher, the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament examines the biblical text in its original environment. Notable evangelical scholars carefully attend to grammatical detail, literary context, rhetorical flow, theological nuance, and historical setting in their interpretation. Critical scholarship informs each step, but does not dominate the commentary, allowing readers to concentrate on the biblical author’s message as it unfolds. While primarily designed for those with a basic knowledge of biblical Greek, all who strive to understand and teach the New Testament will find this series beneficial. The general editor for this enterprising series is Clinton E. Arnold The following focused sections help readers understand the text: Literary Context: Explains how each passage functions within the book Main Idea: Summarizes the central message of the passage Translation in Graphic Layout: Presents a translation through a diagram that helps readers visualize the flow of thought within the text Exegetical Outline: Gives the overall structure of the passage Explanation of the Text: Provides interpretive insights into the background and meaning of the text Theology in Application: Discusses how the message of the text fits within the book itself and in a broader biblical-theological context, suggesting applications for the church today

About the Authors

Craig L. Blomberg (PhD, Aberdeen) is distinguished professor of New Testament at Denver Seminary. He is the author, co-author, or co-editor of numerous books and more than 130 articles in journals or multi-author works. A recurring topic of interest in his writings is the historical reliability of the Scriptures. Craig and his wife Fran have two daughters and reside in Centennial, Colorado.

Mariam Kovalishyn (PhD, University of St Andrews) is a post-doctoral fellow at Regent College, Vancouver. She has published several articles on James focused on its economics or in comparison with Hebrews or 1 Peter; her dissertation focused on soteriology in James in comparison with earlier Jewish wisdom literature and the Gospel of Matthew.

James Instructors: Dr. Craig L. Blomberg, Dr. Mariam Kovalishyn

In this course, you’ll explore the entire book of James, passage-by-passage, with Craig Blomberg and Mariam Kovalishyn. You’ll discover insights into the background and meaning of the text and learn how the book’s messages fit within a broader biblical-theological context.

Course Details
  • 13 Units
  • 4 hours of video
  • Self-paced
  • Intermediate
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  • Product Details
  • Page Count: 288
  • Format: Hardcover, Printed
  • ISBN: 9780310244028
  • Release: November 30, 2008
Categories Biblical Studies
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