Biblical commentaries

    Bible for Grown-Ups

    By Simon Loveday

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    A startling new look at the Bible that is `fascinating and persuasive' Matthew Parris

    Hosea: A Textual Commentary

    By Mayer I. Gruber

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    Mayer I. Gruber provides a new commentary on and translation of Hosea. Building upon his work that debunked the myth of sacred prostitution, Gruber now goes on to show that the book of Hosea repeatedly advocates a single standard of marital fidelity for men and women and teaches cheated women...

    Covenant & Conversation Numbers

    By Jonathan Sacks

    Hardback £18.60

    John and Philosophy: A New Reading of the Fourth Gospel

    By Troels Engberg-Pedersen

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    This work provides a new Stoic reading of the Fourth Gospel with particular attention to its cosmology, epistemology, and ethics.

    Biblical Truths

    By Dale B. Martin

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    A leading biblical scholar's landmark work challenges the historical realism that has dominated the discipline for more than two centuries

    Marriage by Capture in the Book of Judges

    By Katherine Southwood

    Hardback £70.06

    This book examines the assertion of ethnicity through forced marriage to resist compromise and preserve the character, culture, and values of an ethnic group. It is a key resource for academics, students, and anyone interested in biblical studies, theology, religious studies, and social anthropology.

    Quest For Mary Magdalene

    By Michael Haag

    Paperback £8.45

    Mary Magdalene is a larger figure than any text, larger than the Bible or the Church; she has taken on a life of her own. She has been portrayed as a penitent whore, a wealthy woman, Christ's wife, an adulteress, a symbol of the frailty of women and an object...

    Isaiah Old and New

    By Ben Witherington

    Paperback £21.95

    Ben Witherington III offers pastors, teachers, and students an accessible commentary to Isaiah, as well as a reasoned consideration of how Isaiah was heard and read in early Christianity.

    The Gospels and Acts: Fortress Commentary on the Bible Study Edition

    Paperback £12.20

    This commentary on the Gospels and Acts, excerpted from the Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The New Testament, engages readers in the work of biblical interpretation. Contributors from a diversity of perspectives connect historical-critical analysis with sensitivity to current theological, cultural, and interpretive issues.

    Gospel of John, the Gospel of Relationship

    By Jean Vanier

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    Love of God and love of others are the two great commandments: Jean Vanier shows that these are the same thing. In this timely chapter-by-chapter exploration of the Gospel of John, Vanier explains how Jesus taught this lesson at every step of his ministry.

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