2 Clement: Introduction, Text, and Commentary

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OUP Oxford, Oct 11, 2012 - Philosophy - 328 pages
This volume provides the first full-scale edition and commentary in English of the text known as 2 Clement since Lightfoot's magisterial work at the end of the 19th century. The volume contains a critical edition of the text in Greek, including a full critical apparatus based on all the surviving manuscripts, together with an English translation. A full introduction deals with issues of manuscript and other attestation, authorship, date, place etc., as well as discussing issues concerning the genre of the text, the identity of possible 'opponents', citations, as well as providing an overall summary of the theology of the text. The work also provides a full-scale detailed commentary on the Greek text, providing analysis of all the main issues arising from the text.
 

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Contents

II TEXT AND TRANSLATION
83
III COMMENTARY
125
Bibliography
304
Index of Ancient Sources
311
Index of Modern Authors Cited
326
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Christopher Tuckett is Professor of New Testament Studies at University of Oxford, and Fellow of Pembroke College.