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Required Reading: Greek New Testament (Nestle-Aland for comprehensive students or an interlinear for concise students). Coljin, Brenda, "Let Us Approach" (in the "Readings" folder in the Course Center). DeSilva, David. Despising Shame: The Social Function of the Rhetoric of Honor and Shame in the Epistle to the Hebrews. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1995. Lindars, Barnabas. The Theology of the Letter to the Hebrews. New Testament Theology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991. Buy TWO of the following commentaries (Hints below) Attridge, Harold W. Hebrews. Hermeneia: A Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1989. Bruce, F. F. The Epistle to the Hebrews. The New International Commentary on the New Testament. Rev. ed. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1990. DeSilva, David. Perseverance in Gratitude: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on the Epistle 'to the Hebrews.'" Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000. Lane, William L. Hebrews 1-8. Word Biblical Commentary. Dallas: Word, 1991. —. Hebrews 9-13. Word Biblical Commentary. Dallas: Word, 1991.
Asbury Theological Seminary
ExL, Hebrews, Exegesis, Spring, NT641