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Invitation to John : A Commentary on the Gospel of John With Complete Text from the Jerusalem Bible (Doubleday New Testament Commentary Series)
Invitation to John A Commentary on the Gospel of John With Complete Text from the Jerusalem Bible - Doubleday New Testament Commentary Series Author:George W. Macrae Invitation To John is a fresh, lucid guide to the Gospel of John, specially written for the contemporary layman seeking the fullest appreciation, understanding and application of the Christian message. Here is the complete Gospel text from the world-acclaimed Jerusalem Bible, together with a lively commentary on its major themes. The useful stud... more »y questions at the end of each section will stimulate further reflection and discussion.
As the scriptures are becoming more widely studied by the Christian laity today, there is a real need for an intelligible yet simple guide to basic truths of our faith. For Christians who want to know Jesus Christ and understand his teachings in terms of their own life, there is no better source than the written word of Christ, the Gospel.
This insightful commentary combines the best of modern biblical scholarship and interpretation in a format designed for both individual and group study and meditation. In sum, Invitation To John is must reading for all serious Christians - a provocative Gospel analysis to be read and shared with others.« less