Letters and Homilies for Jewish Christians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on Hebrews, James and Jude
Witherington III, Ben
Downer's Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 2007 pp. 656. $40.00
Description: In this commentary on Hebrews, James and Jude, Ben Witherington III applies his socio-rhetorical method to elucidate these letters within their primarily Jewish context, probing the social setting of the readers and the rhetorical strategies of the authors of the letters.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Hebrews and Catholic Epistles, Hebrews, James, Jude, Literature
Review by Loveday Alexander
Citation: Loveday Alexander, review of Ben Witherington III, Letters and Homilies for Jewish Christians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on Hebrews, James and Jude, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2011).
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