2 Peter and Jude
A Handbook on the Greek Text
Baylor Handbook on the Greek New Testament
152 Pages, 5.50 x 7.25 in
- Published: July 2011
This new installment of the popular handbook series gives teachers and students a comprehensive guide to the grammar and vocabulary of both 2 Peter and Jude. Within the text of these intertwined Catholic Epistles, Peter H. Davids finds rhetorical features and stylistic elements often overlooked. By using this handbook in combination with traditional commentaries, students will be guided toward a greater understanding of the Greek text in 2 Peter and Jude while gaining a deeper appreciation for textual and rhetorical intricacies not available in the English translations.
This astute and useful grammatical handbook goes beyond simply parsing forms and labeling constructions. Davids brings in some of the latest linguistic research—including elements of verbal aspect theory—to help him as he explicates these important epistles.~Stanley E. Porter, President and Dean, Professor of New Testament, McMaster Divinity College
Davids provides an expert exegetical travel guide for those rediscovering these neglected gems in the canon.~Gene L. Green, Professor of New Testament, Wheaton College and Graduate School