Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament - Revelation
Buist M. Fanning
The Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament series serves pastors and teachers, providing them with a valuable tool for ministry. Each passage is interpreted in the light of its biblical setting, with a view to grammatical detail, literary context, flow of biblical argument, and historical setting.
Designed for the pastor and Bible teacher, the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament features today's top New Testament scholars and brings together commentary features rarely gathered together in one volume. With careful analysis and interpretation of the Greek text, the author traces the flow of argument in each New Testament book.
For each passage the author addresses the following topics, giving readers the tools they need to grasp the flow and meaning of the text:
Literary Context: A brief discussion of how the passage functions in the broader literary context of the book.
Main Idea: A one- or two-sentence statement of the big idea or central thrust of the passage.
Translation and Graphical Layout: Presents each commentator's translation of the Greek text in a graphical layout to help the reader visualize and better understand the flow of thought within the text.
Structure: Describes the flow of thought in the passage and explains how certain interpretive decisions regarding the relationship of the clauses were made in the passage.
As a series, The Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament is the go-to resource for pastors and Bible teachers looking for deep but accessible study that equips them to connect the needs of Christians today with the biblical text.