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Reading the New Testament: An Introduction
Perkins, Pheme

New York: Paulist Press, 2012 pp. viii + 328.3rd Edition. $18.95


Description: An introduction to the writings of the New Testament, written by a prominent scholar who is able to communicate the main ideas and results with a clear and simple style. This third edition, although leaving intact the structure of the book, has been rewritten extensively, updating the information and adding the results of new biblical approaches and research. Includes new maps and illustrations.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, Literary Approaches

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Review by M. Eugene Boring
Published 8/19/2013
Citation: M. Eugene Boring, review of Pheme Perkins, Reading the New Testament: An Introduction, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2013).


Review by Thomas P. Nelligan
Published 8/14/2014
Citation: Thomas P. Nelligan, review of Pheme Perkins, Reading the New Testament: An Introduction, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2014).


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