Fortress Commentary on the Bible New Testament is a commentary that takes a different approach than what is found in most commentaries. Rather than just telling the reader what to believe, it analyzes the setting and discusses how the text has been interpreted throughout history. The New Testament edition follows the same structure as the Old Testament edition: How the Commentary is Structured Topical Articles These set the stage for interpretation and discuss issues surrounding the text and setting. It covers historical and theological scholarship issues to the present time. It shows how different religious communities interpret the same...Read More
The Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The Old Testament and Apocrypha brings a diversity of perspectives and interpretations with the primary focus on a historical and cultural analysis of the text. It demonstrates a broad range of theological ideas and interpretations. How the Commentary is Structured Topical Articles Covers issues and concerns that shape historical and theological scholarship to the present time. Sets the stage for interpretation. Shows how two different religious communities interpret the same passage differently. Section Introductions OT Sections include Torah, Historical Writings, Wisdom, Prophetic Writings, and Apocrypha. Addresses literary and historical matters, and theological themes,...Read More
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The Maxwell Leadership Bible in NKJV is on sale for $4.99 from 6/23/2014 – 6/29/2014. I have this Bible in hardcover and I like it so much that I just bought it for Kindle. It’s an excellent resource for building leadership skills and principles from the Word of God. I highly recommend it for anyone in a leadership role including head of the house, work, ministry,...Read More
I love Bible marking. I’ve developed my marking methods since the early 80’s and it changes a little every time I change my primary Bible. Easy Bible Marking Guide is my Kindle book that details my Bible marking methods. This post is an excerpt that ebook. Why Mark Your Bible? Bible marking is a form of inductive study and can be a great way to interact with the scriptures. Your marked Bible will be a reflection of your study of God’s Word. It becomes personal. Over time, it becomes a companion and an invaluable study Bible. No two marked...Read More
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