Biblical Exegesis

Biblical Exegesis : A Beginner's Handbook

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John Hayes and Carl Holladay have thoroughly revised and expanded this best-selling textbook, adding new chapters on emerging methods of interpretation and the use of computer technology for exegesis. All bibliographies have been updated, and Scripture has been converted to the NRSV. This new edition retains the features of the early editions: a minimum of technical terms, solid introductory guidelines in exegetical methods, and a valuable presentation of exegetical theory and practice. It is ideal for general introductory exegesis courses, introductions to the Old and New Testaments, and introduction to preaching, as well as for pastors and lay more

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  • Paperback | 300 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 385.55g
  • Westminster/John Knox Press,U.S.
  • Louisville, United States
  • English
  • 3rd
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0664227759
  • 9780664227753
  • 53,632

About John H. Hayes

John H. Hayes is Professor Emeritusof Old Testament at Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the author of numerous books, including Introduction to the Bible, Biblical Exegesis: A Beginner's Handbook (with Carl Holladay), The Jewish People in Classical Antiquity (with Sara Mandell), and Old Testament Theology: Its History and Development (with Frederick Prussner), all published by WJK. Carl R. Holladay is Charles Howard Candler Professor of New Testament at Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is coauthor of Preaching the New Common Lectionary Years A-C and Preaching through the Christian Year, more