New Testament Exegesis: A Handbook for Students and Pastors

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Westminster John Knox Press, 2002 - Religion - 195 pages
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Building on the belief that the task of exegesis is to understand the divine-human intention locked within the biblical text, Gordon Fee provides a lucid step-by-step analysis of exegetical procedures that has madeNew Testament Exegesisa standard textbook for nearly two decades. Now more than ever, with an updated, newly integrated bibliography and an appendix directly addressing reader-response criticism, this essential, classic guide will assist students, scholars, and clergy in coming to grips with the New Testament.

  

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Review: New Testament Exegesis: A Handbook for Students and Pastors

User Review  - Becca - Goodreads

I used this book in undergrad as a basis for a research paper in my 2nd year (koine) Greek class, and it was an excellent resource. This book is great for anyone learning how to do New Testament ... Read full review

Review: New Testament Exegesis: A Handbook for Students and Pastors

User Review  - Chris Krycho - Goodreads

Fee has a lot of good material here, but the book suffers from two substantial flaws. First is Fee's focus (bordering on obsession) with extra-biblical sources as fundamental to the task of exegesis ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Guide for Full Exegesis
5
Exegesis and the Original Text
39
The Structural Analysis
41
Establishing the Text
59
The Analysis of Grammar
71
The Analysis of Words
79
HistoricalCultural Background
96
The Analysis of a Pericope
112
Short Guide
133
Aids and Resources for the Steps in Exegesis
155
Appendix
181
Index of Authors
187
Index of Scripture Passages
193
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Gordon D. Fee is Professor of New Testament at Regent College, Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

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