A brand new volume in the New Interpreter's line, offering in one volume articles on all the books of the Bible, including the Apocrypha. This should appeal to professors and students as well as pastors and general readers.
Beverly Roberts Gaventa is Helen H. P. Manson Professor of New Testament Literature and Exegesis at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. She has published a number of books including Mary: Glimpses of the Mother of Jesus, one of the few books written about Mary by a Protestant woman.
David L. Petersen is Franklin Nutting Parker Professor of Old Testament at the Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the author of several books, including The Prophetic Literature: An Introduction and Zechariah 9-14 and Malachi in the Old Testament Library series.