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A Perfect Priest: Studies in the Letter to the Hebrews
Vanhoye, Albert
Moore, Nicholas J. and Richard J. Ounsworth, editors

TŁbingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2018 pp. x + 330. $118.00

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Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament, 2/477


Description: Albert Vanhoye is one of the most prominent French biblical scholars of the period following the Second Vatican Council, with an academic career spanning eight decades and publications in numerous European languages. Amidst diverse interests, the Letter to the Hebrews has remained the central focus of his scholarship throughout his career. This volume collects sixteen of his most significant essays on Hebrews, covering a variety of topics and approaches, with an emphasis on the key themes of priesthood and sacrifice. The essays are presented for the first time in English translation, with an introduction by the editors summarizing Vanhoye's contribution and analysing the central features of his work.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Hebrews and Catholic Epistles, Hebrews, Literature, Methods, Literary Approaches, Theological Approaches, Theological Interpretation

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Review by J. Michael McKay Jr.
Published 11/7/2019
Citation: J. Michael McKay Jr., review of Albert Vanhoye; Nicholas J. Moore and Richard J. Ounsworth, eds., A Perfect Priest: Studies in the Letter to the Hebrews, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2019).


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