The Jewish Study Bible: Second Edition


Zwinglius Redivivus

9780199978465Arriving some weeks back for review is the new edition of the Jewish Study Bible, Edited by Adele Berlin and Marc Zvi Brettler.

New to this Edition:

  • Over two dozen new and updated essays
  • Updated annotations for nearly the entire Bible
  • Informative essays that address a wide variety of topics relating to Judaism’s use and interpretation of the Bible throughout the ages
  • Section and book introductions that deliver insights into the background, structure, and meaning of the text
  • Running commentary beside the biblical text that provides in-depth theological interpretation
  • Features the Jewish Publication Society TANAKH translation
  • Full-color Oxford Bible maps
  • Verse and chapter differences between the Hebrew text and many English translations
  • Table of Scriptural readings for synagogue use
  • Glossary of technical terms

This study bible is the work of many of the leading Biblical scholars presently working.  Levenson, Brettler, Levine, Zevit, ben Zvi, Levinson, Berlin, Sasson, Fox, Eshel and…

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