By Jon C. Laansma
"Most pastors and scholars are trying to find neither the devotional nor the educational yet for a observation that either explains the textual content and the way the writer obtained there, after which additionally kinds out what the textual content skill within the context of the Bible and Christian theology. Laansma's remark moves a stability with reverence for God's note and a wish to support Bible readers develop into greater Christians."
--Scot McKnight, Julius R. Mantey Professor of recent testomony, Northern Seminary
"Laansma's exceptional creation to this statement makes it a needs to for someone who cares approximately Christianity. As a Catholic, i feel that ecumenical discussions among Protestants and Catholics can infrequently discover a larger reference aspect than Laansma bargains right here. As a Christian, i'm struck afresh by means of how inspiring and well timed the Letter to the Hebrews is, as printed via Laansma's religious and supple prose."
--Matthew Levering, James N. and Mary D. Perry Jr. Chair of Theology, Mundelein Seminary
"Laansma has produced a clean and interesting observation that might fulfill the educational, train the coed, and consultant the preacher or teacher."
--Karen H. Jobes, Gerald F. Hawthorne Professor Emerita of latest testomony Greek & Exegesis, Wheaton collage and Graduate School
"Laansma has used his wide wisdom of the hot testomony and cautious exegetical judgment to provide us an insightful interpretation of this important Biblical ebook. His paintings will give a contribution to using Hebrews for the edification of the folks of God."
--Gareth Lee Cockerill, Professor of Biblical Interpretation and Theology, Wesley Biblical Seminary, Jackson, Mississippi
Jon Laansma's new statement on Hebrews is a perfect source for critical expositors, jam-packed with functional subject matters for educating and preaching. As a proficient student with a middle for the neighborhood church and for worldwide evangelism, Dr. Laansma has an intuitive take hold of of the epistle's missional context and homiletical constitution. His scholarship - that's completely as much as date--is offered in a clean, obtainable sort and lively all through through a dramatic come upon with Jesus Christ because the Son of God and the good excessive Priest of our salvation.
--Philip Ryken, President, Wheaton College
Jon C. Laansma is affiliate Professor of Greek and New testomony at Wheaton university and Graduate college. he's the writer of i'll provide you with leisure: the remaining Motif within the New testomony with particular connection with Mt eleven and Heb 3-4 (1997), and editor (with Daniel J. Treier) of Christology, Hermeneutics, and Hebrews: Profiles from the heritage of Interpretation (2014).