Introducing the Apocrypha: Message, Context, and Significance (Paperback)

Introducing the Apocrypha: Message, Context, and Significance By David A. deSilva, James Charlesworth (Foreword by) Cover Image
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This comprehensive, up-to-date introduction to the Old Testament apocryphal books summarizes their context, message, and significance. The first edition has been very well reviewed and widely adopted. It is the most substantial introduction to the Apocrypha available and has become a standard authority on the topic. The second edition has been substantially revised and updated throughout to reflect the latest scholarship. The book includes a foreword by James H. Charlesworth.

About the Author

David A. deSilva (PhD, Emory University) is Trustees' Distinguished Professor of New Testament and Greek at Ashland Theological Seminary in Ashland, Ohio. He is the bestselling author of more than 25 books, including An Introduction to the New Testament, and has been involved in several major Bible translation projects.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780801097416
ISBN-10: 080109741X
Publisher: Baker Academic
Publication Date: February 20th, 2018
Pages: 528
Language: English