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2 Peter and Jude: A Handbook on the Greek Text
Davids, Peter H.

Waco, Tex.: Baylor University Press, 2011 pp. xxi + 130. $29.95


Description: This new installment of the popular handbook series gives teachers and students a comprehensive guide to the grammar and vocabulary of both 2 Peter and Jude. Within the text of these intertwined Catholic Epistles, Peter H. Davids finds rhetorical features and stylistic elements often overlooked. By using this handbook in combination with traditional commentaries, students will be guided toward a greater understanding of the Greek text in 2 Peter and Jude while gaining a deeper appreciation for textual and rhetorical intricacies not available in the English translations.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Hebrews and Catholic Epistles, 2 Peter, Jude, Literature


Review by Terrance D. Callan
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Published 9/23/2012
Citation: Terrance D. Callan, review of Peter H. Davids, 2 Peter and Jude: A Handbook on the Greek Text, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2012).


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