Click here to get the answers to the most commonly asked RBL questions.

Review of Biblical Literature Blog

Galatians: A Handbook on the Greek Text
deSilva, David A.

Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2014 pp. xxviii + 166. $29.95


Description: David deSilva treats Galatians as a specimen of rhetoric, a letter written not merely to inform, but to persuade. Galatians draws on deSilva’s expertise in rhetorical criticism to demonstrate how Paul makes particular language choices to shape his argument and accomplish his distinctive purposes. deSilva’s expert analysis guides students not only through the grammar of Galatians but also through the linguistic challenges of New Testament Greek. This handbook is a must-have for students wishing to master Greek in the context of New Testament studies.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Pauline Epistles, Galatians, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, History, Other History, Other Methods

Login to Read the Review(s)

You must be a member of SBL to read the review(s). Enter your SBL Member ID and click the "Log in" button. Your use of this site indicates your acceptance of RBL’s Terms of Use.

I don’t remember my SBL Member ID.

Join SBL or renew your membership to read the review(s).



SBL Membership Id:  


Review by Richard Manly Adams Jr.
Published 12/6/2017
Citation: Richard Manly Adams Jr., review of David A. deSilva, Galatians: A Handbook on the Greek Text, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2017).


Adobe Acrobat Reader
All RBL reviews are published in PDF format. To view these reviews, you must have downloaded and installed the FREE version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have the Reader or you have an older version of the Reader, you can download the most recent version now.

 

 
Privacy PolicyTerms of UseContact Us