The First Epistle of Peter (The New International Commentary on the New Testament, Book 21)
Filenote | PDF retail from Google Play,"untouched". Google Play edition with feature of "original pages",means for Eerdmans titles from google play, non-searchable. No TOC.Tagged non-retail according to bb rules.The First Epistle of Peter constitutes an importantwork of New Testament theology and pastoral care, serves as anexample of how the early church applied Jesus’ sayings and the OldTestament writings to contemporary concerns, and presents someextremely useful perspectives on living the Christian life today.This commentary by Peter Davids does an excellent job of mining therich wealth of instruction to be found in this very significantsection of Scripture. Davids’s commentary contains several notable features: a uniquegrasp of 1 Peter’s structure, a systematically arrangedintroduction that summarizes the commentary proper, a perceptiveexcursus on suffering in 1 Peter and the NewTestament, Davids’s own study translation, thorough andincisive comments on each verse of the test, frequent parallels toancient literature, an exceptionally clear and lively writingstyle, and one of the most comprehensive bibliographies on 1 Peteravailable anywhere.Peter H. Davids is professor of biblicaltheology at St. Stephen's University, St. Stephen, New Brunswick.He is also the coeditor of Dictionary of the Later New Testamentand Its Developments.