By Ruth Anne Reese

during this quantity Ruth Anne Reese explores the theological and literary that means of 2??Peter and Jude with an emphasis on theology for the church at the present time. She seeks to meld jointly the simplest instruments derived from the disciplines of either bible study and theology.

Reese's 2 Peter and Jude starts off with a common creation to the 2 books and proceeds to examine each one textual content, exploring the that means of specific phrases and illuminating the textual content with parts of background, sociology, and literary learn. the topics of every publication ? and the way they're performed out in the course of the biblical canon ? are tested from an explicitly theological perspective. Reese brings jointly insights from the easiest of biblical scholarship with the paintings of theologians, either modern and historic. the combo of disciplines results in new insights on such matters as judgment, neighborhood residing, and the connection among religion and ethics.

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