The NRSV New Oxford Annotated Bible With Apocrypha (5th Edition)
For over 50 years students, professors, clergy, and general readers have relied on The New Oxford Annotated Bible as an unparalleled authority in Study Bibles. This fifth edition of the Annotated remains the best way to study and understand the...
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For over 50 years students, professors, clergy, and general readers have relied on The New Oxford Annotated Bible as an unparalleled authority in Study Bibles. This fifth edition of the Annotated remains the best way to study and understand the Bible at home or in the classroom. This thoroughly revised and substantially updated edition contains the best scholarship informed by recent discoveries and anchored in the solid Study Bible tradition.* Introductions and extensive annotations for each book by acknowledged experts in the field provide context and guidance. * Introductory essays on major groups of biblical writings - Pentateuch, Prophets, Gospels, and other sections - give readers an overview that guides more intensive study.* General essays on history, translation matters, different canons in use today, and issues of daily life in biblical times inform the reader of important aspects of biblical study.* Maps and diagrams within the text contextualize where events took place and how to understand them.* Color maps give readers the geographical orientation they need for understanding historical accounts throughout the Bible.* Timelines, parallel texts, weights and measures, calendars, and other helpful tables help navigate the biblical world.* An extensive glossary of technical terms demystifies the language of biblical scholarship.* An index to the study materials eases the way to the quick location of information.The New Oxford Annotated Bible, with twenty new essays and introductions and others-as well as annotations-fully revised, offers the reader flexibility for any learning style. Beginning with a specific passage or a significant concept, finding information for meditation, sermon preparation, or academic study is straightforward and intuitive.A volume that users will want to keep for continued reference, The New Oxford Annotated Bible continues the Oxford University Press tradition of providing excellence in scholarship for the general reader. Generations of users attest to its status as the best one-volume Bible reference tool for any home, library, or classroom.
Marc Brettler is Dora Golding Professor of Biblical Literature and chair of the Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University. His main areas of research are religious metaphors and the Bible, biblical historical texts, and women and the Bible. He is the author of severalýbooks and co-editor of The Jewish Study Bible.ý
Pheme Perkins (Ph.D., Harvard University) is professor of New Testament in the Theology Department at Boston College. Among her many published books are Reading the New Testament; Gnosticism and the New Testament; Galatians; Ephesians (Abingdon New Testament Commentary) and the Politics of Faith and Peter: Apostle for the Whole Church and most recently Introduction to the Synoptic Gospels.
Carol A. Newsom is Professor of Old Testament at Emory University's Candler School of Theology. She has written and edited several books, and is co-editor of The Oxford Annotated Bible.ý
Michael D. Coogan is Lecturer on Old Testament/Hebrew Bible at Harvard Divinity School and Director of Publications for the Harvard Semitic Museum. Among other works, he is editor of"The New Oxford Annotated Bible" and Oxford Biblical Studies Online. C
- Introduction To The Pentateuch: Marc Z. Brettlerintroductions And Annotationsgenesis: David Carrexodus: Carol Meyersleviticus: Jeffrey Stackertnumbers: Thomas B. Dozemandeuteronomy: Bernard M. Levinsonintroduction To The Historical Books: Marc Z. Brettlerintroductions And Annotationsjoshua: K. Lawson Younger, Jr.judges: Gregory Mobleyruth: Yair Zakovitch1, 2 Samuel: Steven L. Mckenzie1, 2 Kings: Thomas Roemer1, 2 Chronicles: Gary N. Knoppersezra, Nehemiah: Tamara Cohn Eskenaziesther: Mary Joan Winn Leithintroduction To The Poetical And Wisdom Books: Marc Z. Brettlerintroductions And Annotationsjob: David J. A. Clinespsalms: Richard J. Cliffordproverbs: Christine Roy Yoderecclesiastes: Davis Hankins And Brennan W. Breedsong Of Solomon: J. Cheryl Exumintroduction To The Prophetic Books: Julia M. O'brienisaiah: Marvin A. Sweeneyjeremiah: Louis Stulmanlamentations: Adele Berlinezekiel: Stephen L. Cookdaniel: Amy C. Merrill Willishosea, Amos, Micah: Gregory Mobleyjoel, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi: David L. Petersenobadiah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah: Julia M. O'brienjonah: Yair Zakovitchintroduction To The Apocryphal/deuterocanonical Books: Carol A. Newsomintroductions And Annotationstobit: Amy-jill Levinejudith: Lawrence M. Willsesther (greek): Mary Joan Winn Leithwisdom Of Solomon: Michael Kolarciksirach: Benjamin G. Wrightbaruch, Letter Of Jeremiah: Matthew Goffadd Daniel (azariah, Song Of Three, Susanna, Bel): Amy C. Merrill Willis1 Maccabees: John R. Bartlett2 Maccabees: Daniel R. Schwartz1 Esdras: Tamara Cohn Eskenaziprayer Of Manasseh: David Lambertpsalm 151: Judith H. Newman3 Maccabees: John J. Collins2 Esdras: Theodore A. Bergren4 Maccabees: David A. De Silvaintroduction To The Gospels: Pheme Perkinsintroductions And Annotationsmatthew: J. R. C. Couslandmark: Suzanne Watts Hendersonluke: Marion L. Soardsjohn: Colleen Conwayacts: Christopher R. Matthewsintroduction To Letters/epistles In The New Testament: Pheme Perkinsintroductions And Annotationsromans: Ann Jervis1 Corinthians: Laurence L. Welborn2 Corinthians: Alexandra R. Browngalatians: Emma Wassermanephesians, Colossians: Jennifer K. Berensonphilippians: Carolyn Osiek1,2 Thessalonians: Richard S. Ascoughthe Pastoral Epistles, 1,2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon: Margaret M. Mitchellhebrews: David A. De Silvajames: Timothy B. Cargal1 Peter: M. Eugene Boring2 Peter, Jude: Terrance Callan1,2,3 John: Pheme Perkinsrevelation: Jean-pierre Ruizgeneral Essays, Tables, Glossary, Indexgeneral Essaysthe Canons Of The Bible: Marc Z. Brettler And Pheme Perkinstextual Criticism: Michael D. Coogan And Pheme Perkinsthe Languages Of The Bible: Sidnie White Crawfordtranslation Of The Bible Into English: Michael D. Coogan And Pheme Perkinsinterpretationthe Hebrew Bible's Interpretation Of Itself: Marc Z. Brettlerthe New Testament Interprets The Jewish Scriptures: Pheme Perkinsjewish Interpretation In The Premodern Era: Marc Z. Brettlerchristian Interpretation In The Premodern Era: Carol A. Newsomthe Interpretation Of The Bible: From The Nineteenth To The Mid-twentieth Centuries: Michael D. Coogancontemporary Methods In Biblical Study: Carol A. Newsomthe Geography Of The Bible: Michael D. Coogancultural Contextsthe Ancient Near East: Michael D. Cooganthe Persian And Hellenistic Periods: Carol A. Newsomthe Roman Period: Pheme Perkinstablestimelinechronological Table Of Rulersweights And Measurestime [includes Calendar]parallel Texts [now Including Parallels From The Gospel Of John]translations Of Ancient Textsglossaryindex To The Study Materials