HarperCollins Study Bible - Student Edition: Fully Revised & Updated

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Harper Collins, Aug 22, 2006 - Bibles - 2208 pages
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The landmark general reference Bible that offers the full text of the New Revised Standard Version. Completely revised and updated, this new edition includes revised introductions and notes, and new diagrams, charts and maps––25% revised or new material.

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•"This is the Bible I have been looking for to use in undergraduate courses. The text itself is clear and readable. The introductions are sound and precise. The footnotes are balanced, accurate and hit a good balance between the dangers of being too terse and too extended."–Harvey Cox, The Victor S. Thomas Professor of Divinity, the Divinity School, Harvard University


•"An invaluable resource for teachers and students, and indeef for every thoughtful reader of the Bible."–Richard P. McBrien, Crowley–O'Brien–Walter Professor of Theology, University of Notre Dame


•"I am extremely glad for the HarperCollins Study Bible....Every effort has been made to make these study notes understandable and accessible to ordinary readers. They can be trusted to provide reliable information without trying to control what should be believed."–Richard Foster, author of Celebration of Discipline

  

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Review: HarperCollins Study Bible - Student Edition: Fully Revised & Updated (New Revised Standard Version)

User Review  - Jack Townsend - Goodreads

I prefer the The New Oxford Annotated Bible with Apocrypha edited by Coogan and Brettler. The biblical text is the same -- NRSV -- but I generally prefer the New Oxford's footnotes and comments. Read full review

Review: The HarperCollins Study Bible : New Revised Standard Version With the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books

User Review  - Sam - Goodreads

This is an excellent reference bible. Although I prefer an edition with Hebrew in order to delve into the real meaning of the words, I love to reference this book when I need to quickly glance at ... Read full review

Contents

Jeremiah 998
1209
John 1814
1233
Joshua 310
1247
Jude 2083
1263
The ApocryphalDeuterocanonical Books
1289
The ApocryphalDeulerocanonical Books
1291
Judith
1313
Lamentations 1085
1460

Deuteronomy 255
620
Ecclesiastes 890
646
Esther
680
Esther with the Additions 1333
783
Ezekiel
1096
Ezra 646
1112
Galatians 1972
1176
Habakkuk 1254
1193
The Prayer of Azariah and the Song of the Three Jews 1466 Susanna
1470
Luke 1759
1477
Maccabees 1477 2 Maccabees
1519
The New Testament
1651
Samuel 435
2005
Index to Color Maps
2121
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Harold W. Attridge, Ph.D., is Dean of Yale University Divinity School and Lillian Claus Professor of New Testament. He has published many scholarly contributions to New Testament exegesis and to the study of Hellenistic Judaism and the history of the early Church. He also has served as the president of the Society of Biblical Literature.

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