I highly recommend this great book for any undergraduate and graduate student.
Johnson does a very good job of bringing out the symbolic literary aspects of these writings as well as placing them in their original historical/social context.
I would recommend it to anyone who wants to study the larger themes of the New Testament.
This is a very deep and rich book. It presents very insightful information and you will want a good dictionary beside you.
It will help enrich your vocabulary.
A very scholarly review of the New Testament which is best suited to those interested in more than just a casual analysis.Published 6 months ago by David M. Painter
Good book. Using it as a text book for a Christian Scripture course. So far I have only read a few chapters but Johnson delivers a good description of the setting during the time... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Adrian Jaramillo
I got this book for my daughter for a college class. We both had the opportunity to study it and we were both pleased.Published 13 months ago by Russ Robbins
I have purchased most of these books for my husband and they are all very good and helpful.
I cannot elaborate on content, but he is a religion major and all of these have... Read more
Went into depth about the writings of the New Testament. Helps to get a better understanding of why certain terms were used in certain verses. Read morePublished 18 months ago by ishmeal
A rather poor choice by the professor. It is not necessarily true to Catholic teaching and not suited to a Master's degree in Theology from a Catholic University.Published 20 months ago by J. Letendre
Good introduction to NT writings; excellent perspective. Important for accurate understanding. Was recommended to me and I'm glad I ordered it.Published 20 months ago by JS