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Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The Old Testament and Apocrypha
Yee, Gale A., Hugh R. Page Jr. and Matthew J. M. Coomber, editors

Minneapolis: Fortress, 2014 pp. xxiii + 1118. $70.00


Description: The Fortress Commentary on the Bible: Old Testament and Apocrypha presents a balanced synthesis of current scholarship, enabling readers to interpret Scripture for a complex and pluralistic world. The contributors bring a rich diversity of perspectives to the task of connecting solid historical critical analysis of the Scripture with sensitivity to theological, cultural, and interpretive issues arising in our encounter with the text. The contributors represent a broad array of theological commitmentóProtestants, Catholics, Jews, and others.

Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha, Literature, Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Theology, Other Methods

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Review by Jordan M. Scheetz
Published 3/15/2016
Citation: Jordan M. Scheetz, review of Gale A. Yee, Hugh R. Page Jr., and Matthew J. M. Coomber, eds., Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The Old Testament and Apocrypha, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2016).


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