Seeking to bridge the existing gap between biblical studies and systematic theology, distinctive series offers section-by- section exegesis of the New Testament text in close conversation with theological concerns. Written by respected scholars , the THNTC volumes aim to help pastor , teacher, and student engage in deliberately theological interpretation of Scripture.
The New Testament letter of 1 Peter is widely recognizer for the clarity with which it present the Christian message . In the first two major section defining this commentary, Joel Green capitalizes on this clarity with its paragraph- paragraph analysis of the letter.With the second section, Green begins to work with the theology of Peter's letter in ways that go beyond the typical modern commentary enabling of readers to gain a more complete understanding of the implication of 1 Peter for the christian life.
Green's ! Peter brings the message of 1 Peter into conversation with christian theologian- ancient and contemporary - so that the challenge of 1 Peter for Christian faithfulness can heard more clearly.