New Testament Apocrypha

New Testament Apocrypha


  • Author : Wilhelm Schneemelcher
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 2005-07-28
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 066422721X


New Testament Apocrypha Book Description :

Translation of: Neutestamentliche Apokryphen....

The Apocrypha

The Apocrypha


  • Author : Martin Goodman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-11
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199650811


The Apocrypha Book Description :

Newly issued in a series of part volumes, the OBC is now available in an affordable and portable format for the books comprising the Apocrypha. Includes a general introduction to using the Commentary, in addition to an introduction to the study of the Apocrypha....

Introducing the Apocrypha
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Introducing the Apocrypha


  • Author : David A. deSilva
  • Publisher : Baker Books
  • Release Date : 2018-02-20
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781493413072


Introducing the Apocrypha Book Description :

This comprehensive, up-to-date introduction to the Old Testament apocryphal books summarizes their context, message, and significance. The first edition has been very well reviewed and widely adopted. It is the most substantial introduction to the Apocrypha available and has become a standard authority on the topic. The second edition has been substantially revised and updated throughout to reflect the latest scholarship. The book includes a foreword by James H. Charlesworth....

Invitation to the Apocrypha
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Invitation to the Apocrypha


  • Author : Daniel J. Harrington
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0802846335


Invitation to the Apocrypha Book Description :

"In treating the individual books of the Apocrypha, Harrington shows their links to the Hebrew Bible and notes their importance for understanding the New Testament."--Cover....

The Deuterocanonicals Apocrypha

The Deuterocanonicals Apocrypha


  • Author : Watson E. Mills
  • Publisher : Mercer University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-02
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0865545103


The Deuterocanonicals Apocrypha Book Description :

Volume five of the Mercer Commentary on the Bible comprises commentaries on the deuterocanonical/apocryphal books which Martin Luther called "useful and good for reading" yet did not consider of the same authority as Scripture. Volume five of the Mercer Commentary on the Bible includes commentaries from the critically acclaimed Mercer Commentary on the Bible and appropriate articles from the equally well-received Mercer Dictionary of the Bible. This convenient yet thorough edition is for the classroom and for anyone who wishes to focus study on these particular texts....

The Apocrypha
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

The Apocrypha


  • Author : Edgar Johnson Goodspeed
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780679724520


The Apocrypha Book Description :

Provides a new English translation of the Apocrypha and includes background information on the text...

New Testament Apocrypha  v1

New Testament Apocrypha v1


  • Author : Burke & Landau
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Apocryphal books (New Testament)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780802872890


New Testament Apocrypha v1 Book Description :

Compilation of little-known and never-before-published apocryphal Christian texts in English translation This anthology of ancient nonbiblical Christian literature presents informed introductions to and readable translations of a wide range of little-known apocryphal texts, most of which have never before been translated into any modern language. An introduction to the volume as a whole addresses the most significant features of the writings included and contextualizes them within the contemporary study of the Christian Apocrypha. The body of the book comprises thirty texts that have been carefully introduced, copiously annotated, and translated into English by eminent scholars. With dates of composition ranging from the second century CE to early in...

Christian Apocrypha

Christian Apocrypha


  • Author : Tobias Nicklas
  • Publisher : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
  • Release Date : 2014-07-16
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783525540169


Christian Apocrypha Book Description :

Narrative receptions of New Testament texts in ancient Christian apocryphal literature....

The Old Testament Apocrypha

The Old Testament Apocrypha


  • Author : Catherine Dimier
  • Publisher : New York : Hawthorn Books
  • Release Date : 1964
  • Genre: Apocryphal books (Old Testament)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCAL:$B247446


The Old Testament Apocrypha Book Description :

In the introductory section of this volume, the author presents a detailed but concise survey of the apocryphal works. She outlines how and why this type of literature developed, and shows its relation to the growth of the Judaeo-Christian tradition. A list of the most important apocrypha, with explanatory notes about their content and influence, concludes this complete introduction. The text continues with extracts from the writings themselves. Various accounts of creation, the conceptions of good and evil and the notions of the spirit world are all studied in depth. Legends of the Age of the Patriarchs and several other selections reflect the traits of the people of ancient Israel. The author devotes special attention to the pious sect of Jews who ...