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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.
The Society of Biblical Literature is a nine-thousand-member international group of experts on the Bible and related fields.
The footnotes relating to specific verses, gives the reader a deeper understanding of the Scripture.
I had been searching for a good study bible for a while, and this came highly recommended from several people.
This will hide most, if not all, the printed text on the back and facing pages making it much easier to read.
I have lots of Bibles, I added this one to my collection. This Bible contains books that are not in canon.Published 11 hours ago by Deborah
Helpful for understanding the text, historical settings & perspectives given.Published 12 days ago by Penny Northcote
I purchased this book to use for my Inter-testament Period class at Amridge University! We only used the apocryphal books to find out what happened or gain an insight to the time... Read morePublished 19 days ago by Billy Williams
The Bible arrived in perfect condition, I was very pleased. Thank youPublished 22 days ago by Janice Keener
What a fantastic text. The inserts of information are very helpful for a scholarly reading of the Bible.Published 1 month ago by Hana