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Hebrews (Texts recommended by PTS faculty)

  • Attridge, Harold W. The Epistle to the Hebrews. Hermeneia. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1989.
  • Bauckham, Richard (ed.). The Epistle to the Hebrews and Christian Theology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2009.
  • Church, Philip. Hebrews and the Temple: Attitudes to the Temple in Second Temple Judaism and in Hebrews. Boston: Brill, 2017.
  • Cockerill, Gareth L. The Epistle to the Hebrews. New International Commentary on the New Testament. GrandRapids: Eerdmans, 2012.
  • Easter, Matthew C. Faith and the Faithfulness of Jesus in Hebrews. Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
  • Ellingworth, Paul. The Epistle to the Hebrews: A Commentary on the Greek Text. New International Greek Testament Commentary. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1993.
  • Johnson, Luke Timothy. Hebrews. New Testament Library. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2006.
  • Koester, Craig R. Hebrews: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary. Anchor Bible. New York and London: Doubleday, 2001.
  • Lindars, Barnabas. The Theology of the Letter to the Hebrews. New Testament Theology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991.
  • Thompson, James W. Hebrews. Paideia. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2008.

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