The Letters of John

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, Jan 1, 2000 - Bible - 255 pages
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In this carefully crafted commentary, Peter O'Brien distinctively harvests the results of recent scholarship on the letter to the Hebrews, especially in relation to the genre of the document and the flow of its discourse. O'Brien views this letter as a "word of exhortation"--A homily or sermon that skillfully interweaves exposition and exhortation, encouraging faithful perseverance in the light of the superlative final word that God has spoken in Christ.
  

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Review: The Letters of John: Pillar New Testament Commentary [PNTC]

User Review  - Ken - Christianbook.com

An excellent contribution to any theological library. I find Kruse's handling of the text exceptional. He is very careful to examine the context of Scripture surrounding the passages he exegetes. I ... Read full review

Review: The Letters of John: Pillar New Testament Commentary [PNTC]

User Review  - Raul Goulden - Christianbook.com

Kruse has put together a fine volume here. The scholarship is excellent, I learned a lot. I will say that I think gives more credence to more critical views than some of his PNTC fellows do in their works. I would give the work a "5" rating but for that fact. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
INTRODUCTORY MATTERS RELATED TO 1 JOHN
9
INTRODUCTORY MATTERS RELATED TO 2 JOHN
36
INTRODUCTORY MATTERS RELATED TO 3 JOHN
42
ANALYSES
49
4B12 ACCEPTING GODS TESTIMONY
173
COMMENTARY ON 2 JOHN
203
W 79 DENIAL OF THE TRUTH
209
W 1213 FINAL GREETINGS
216
W 58 GAIUS COMMENDED FOR HIS HOSPITALITY
222
W 1112 THE ELDERS COMMENDATION OF DEMETRIUS
231
INDEXES
243
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Kruse is lecturer in New Testament at the Bible College of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.

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