By Karen H. Jobes
1 Peter admirably achieves the twin goals of the BECNT series--it is academically subtle in addition to pastorally delicate and obtainable. This quantity beneficial properties Jobes's personal translation of the Greek textual content and designated interplay with the which means of the textual content, emphasizing the necessity to learn 1 Peter in gentle of its cultural heritage.
Jobes's remark might help pastors, scholars, and academics greater comprehend the Christian's function as a "foreigner" in modern society.
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