Revelation: A Shorter Commentary

Gregory K. Beale and David Campbell

Revelation: A Shorter Commentary
Revelation: A Shorter Commentary

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Categories: Revelation

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Abridgment of an acclaimed scholarly commentary on the Greek text of Revelation

G. K. Beale's monumental New International Greek Testament Commentary volume on Revelation has been highly praised since its publication in 1999. This shorter commentary distills the superb grammatical analysis and exegesis from that tome (over 1,300 pages) into a book more accessible and pertinent to preachers, students, and general Christian readers.

As in the original commentary, Beale views Revelation as an integrated whole, as a conscious continuation of the Old Testament prophetic books, and shows that recognizing Revelation's nearly constant use of Old Testament allusions is key to unlocking its meaning. Interspersed throughout the volume are more than sixty sets of "Suggestions for Reflection" to help readers better grasp the relevance of Revelation to their lives and our world today.

Pages: 576
Publisher: Eerdmans
Published: 2015
ISBN-10: 0802866212
ISBN-13: 9780802866219

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5 out of 5 based on 2 user ratings
BRathbun January 18, 2021 5 5
I have already learned and benefited so much from Greg Beale. Just add this to it. One of the best Christmas gifts ever. Read anything and everything by Beale if you can. This commentary is special. Not only is it more elaborate, accurate and conservative than most commentaries, but it hits home with our contemporary setting and into future all the way through with the 'Q's for reflection' sections. Greg Beale is the guide right now through Revelation. From what I understand, this commentary is the shorter (540) version of his larger (1300) commentary, leaving out discussions of the Greek and other interpreters views.
Andrzej Stelmasiak October 15, 2015 5 5
1st class.

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