Letters and Homilies for Jewish Christians innovatively analyzes the texts of Hebrews, James and Jude in their first century cultural setting. Dr. Witherington sheds fresh light on the documents and their character and importance as sermons to early Christians who were still heavily influenced by the Jewish society in which they lived.
In this first full-scale socio-rhetorical commentary on Romans, you will gain fresh insight from reading the text of Paul’s epistle in light of early Jewish theology, the historical situation of Rome in the middle of the first century, and Paul’s own concerns as demonstrated by his writing style.
A massive, original collection on the Protestant Reformation containing hundreds of writings by the Reformers, along with 15 classic studies on the Reformation. A must-have for students of Church history and those who are devoted to the Protestant heritage.