The Navarre Bible: Joshua-Kings : the Books of Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 and 2 Samuel and 1 and 2 Kings in the Revised Standard Version and New Vulgate

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Scepter Publishers, 2002 - Religion - 640 pages
This edition of the internationally acclaimed Navarre Bible commentary series covers the historical books of the Old Testament: Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 and 2 Samuel, and 1 and 2 Kings. These Biblical books trace the fortunes of the people of Israel from their entry into and conquest of the Promised Land to the conquest of Israel and the captivity in Babylon. This handsome hardcover volume contains all the study aids that have made the Navarre Bible the preferred commentary for all serious Catholic Biblical students: the complete Latin and English texts of each book; exhaustive commentary based on the writings of the great saints and doctors of the Church; explanatory charts and maps; and a wealth of introductory material to help the reader situate each book in its proper historical and Biblical context.
 

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Contents

Preface and Preliminary Notes
7
Introduction to Deuteronomic History
21
Introduction
27
Introduction
107
Introduction
191
Introduction
209
Text and commentary
314
Introduction
403
Text and commentary
410
Text and commentary
516
Explanatory Notes in the RSVCE
621
Headings added to the Biblical Text
629
The Kings of Israel and Judah
636
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