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The New Jerome Biblical Commentary [Hardcover]

Raymond E. Brown , Joseph A Fitzmyer , Roland E. Murphy
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1 Sep 1989
The best Catholic biblical scholarship is brought together in this single volume commentary on the Scriptures.

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  • Hardcover: 1500 pages
  • Publisher: Geoffrey Chapman; 2nd Revised edition edition (1 Sep 1989)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0225665883
  • ISBN-13: 978-0225665888
  • Product Dimensions: 2.8 x 2.8 x 25 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 969,093 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Raymond E. Brown, S.S. is former Auburn Distinguished Professor at Union Theological Seminary. He has served as presidents of the Catholic Biblical Association and of the Society of Biblical Literature. Joseph A. Fitzmyer, S.J. is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies, Catholic University of America, Washington DC. He has served as president of the Catholic Biblical Association and of the Society of Biblical Literature. Roland Murphy, O.Carm., is George Washington Ivey Emeritus Professor, Duke University, Durham, NC.

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21 of 22 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Everything in one volume, WOW!!! 14 May 1999
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I have several commentaries and this is the most complete for a one volume edition. Worth twice the weight of others in this class. Written exclusively by Catholics but fair and objective in presenting latest developments in biblical scholarship-perhaps to a fault. Easy to use once aquainted with it. May be a tough read but, worth it!
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29 of 31 people found the following review helpful
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Format:Hardcover
I have older The Jerome Biblical Commentary. It is the most scholarly and detailed single-volume Bible commentary I have (and I have lots). It is a bit difficult to read because of all the notes and references; and it seems to be written for scholars so it doesn't "dumb down" anything. Written by Roman Catholics but valuable for everyone (even United Methodists like me).
Very thorough, very detailed, verse by verse commentary, but a tough read.
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26 of 29 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A wonderful resource for theologians. 6 May 2001
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The New Jerome Biblical Commentary: Student Edition has been a wonderful resource, that I have been able to use for my undergraduate theology essays and has also been a great aid for me when I have prepared sermons for the college Prayer Group. It is the second book that I use after the bible!! It is clear and easy to follow and a amazing resource edited by three top theologians.
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars of value to serious students 12 Oct 2009
Format:Hardcover
a very insightful and rigorous commentary.
Liberal - and catholic - but still of value to protestant students.
Often spots things that classic evangelical commentaries miss, so a good 2nd or 3rd commentary.
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16 of 21 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Not liberal Slop but honest scholarship 1 Sep 2005
Format:Hardcover
This is a book that should not be ignored as we investigate and interpret Holy Scripture. The Church of Christ is facing real challenges today and these callenges will not be overcome by sinking our heads into the sands of irrational fundementalism.
If you can't afford a new copy buy a copy second hand and open up a collection of some of the finest thinking from modern, spirit filled, Christians.
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9 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Geat and complete Biblical Commentary 21 April 1997
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Format:Hardcover
In the Synopsis about the New Jerome Biblical Commentary it is written: "Since its publication in 1968, The Jerome Biblical Commentary has been regarded as the best concise commentary in English on the Bible /.../ Two decades later, this new edition reflects all the advances in biblical scholarship of the last quarter-century. Illustrated.
This book gives the Theological scholar and the interested bibelreader a great and scientific way to encrease the knowlige in the Bible.
Fredrik Westerlund Mdiv
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