En known during the time of the story to provide the most comprehensive study of Hebrews I ve ver seen I also love the literary references Barclay includes to accompany certain passages in spite of their being completely secular He finds so much meaning in the text It was like reading Hebrews for the very first time Everything seemed new If you haven t read him Barclay was an Garden Bouquets and Beyond early 20th century theologian at Glasgow University in Scotland 22787 Barclay is often TOO often like a tick and this particular book it seemed he was particularly annoying as much asnlightening or informative Or maybe I m just in a bad place for this one at the moment Muy buenoNuestro amigo Barclay desmenuza con la historia y los sucesos las intenciones del autor de Hebreos para The Unseen Wonder escribirste libro tan inspirador Toca temas profundos de inter s doctrinal Una gran gu a para comprender a Hebreos Muy bueno se los recomiendo I just finished reading this as leader of a study group A difficult letter is so well discussed by Barclays I have learned so much real faith through his studies As I progress through Barclay s commentaries on the New Testament my respect for his knowledge and wisdom continues to grow Not only was he skilled in translating ancient Hebrew and Greek his vast academic range applied to the social and historical period are the best possible way time machine not withstanding to bring his reader to a complete understanding of original intentMy American Christianity always irked me and now I can see that it was so shallow only due to lack to xposure to reality Thank you Professor Barclay for your service and devotion. Udy Bible a new generation will appreciate the wisdom of William Barclay With clarification of less familiar illustrations and inclusion of contemporary language the New Daily Study Bible will continue to help individuals and groups discover what the message of the New Testament really means for their liv.
William Barclay was a renowned pastor and Scholar in the arly until the late 20th century You wrote than 50 Works yet his best known work is none other than the daily Study Bible These works are famous for being Zu schnell easy to read to the Layman yet possessnough theological wait to be useful for than mere devotional reading Barclays daily Study Bible series covers Sleepless (Bird of Stone, every book of the Bible and gives great practical insight into difficult to understand biblical passagesDue to its longevity the daily Bible study commentaries have started to show their age yet in a landmark move by Westminster John Knox publishing this Commentary series has been redesigned and revamped under the title the new daily Study Bible so that a new generation will be able to study God s word under the tutelage of the great Pastor and Theologian William Barclay In this new daily Study Bible there are a few important additions such as introductions by John DraneOne of the volumes of this new daily Study Bible is Barclay s commentary on the letter to the Hebrews I have read many of William Barclay commentaries on various books of scripture and this commentary is one of the most thorough and sometimesven scholarly treatments of the book of Hebrews While this commentary is primarily used a devotional study for which it fulfills its primary purpose it also possesses nough scholarly wait to being used by a pastor in sermon preparationWhile the introduction section of this commentary leaves much to be desired it is only 13 pages in length the insights provided in this introductory section are worth its weight in gold Further some of the illustra. At first glance the letter to the Hebrews can seem difficult to comprehend but William Barclay believed that no New Testament book gives us such a glorious picture of Jesus Christ in all the splendor of his manhood and in all the majesty of his deity So amplified by Barclay's keen and vibrant commentary
Tions and practical comments Barclay scatters throughout his commentary are very helpful to the pastor who is preaching xegetical through the book of Hebrews Lastly this version Bose and in large print dition which is very helpful to those of us including myself who has very poor Invisible (The Curse of Avalon eyesight it will not only be helpful to those who are in an older generation to be able to see the text but those of us who have been visually impaired since birth to be able to read this Splendid commentary withoutnhanced visual stimulant I highly recommend this commentary to laymen who are looking for a devotional study and pastors who are looking to supplement their commentary study with practical illustrations and applicationsThis book was provided to me free of charge from Westminster John Knox Publishing in Yummy Supper exchange for an unbiased honest reviewThe Letter to the Hebrews NDSB 2015 by William BarclayPublisher Westminster John Knox PublishingPage Count 262 PagesISBN 9780664261016 Good but not greatThis Barclay commentary had some outstanding moments but it could have used somediting While I usually appreciate Barclay s references to history literature and hymnody I found the Hebrews commentary had too much of that I wish I would have begun reading Barclay years ago I adore this study guide First off Barclay provides his own original translations of the scriptures with ach section He then includes a mixture of classical philosophy from the time during which the letters were being written to the arly church with contextual notes and a vast understanding of the Torah and all the various Jewish folklore that would have be. His ancient letter Deep Listening emerges from apparent obscurity to be a vital resource ofncouragement for Christians todayFor almost fifty years and for millions of readers the Daily Study Bible commentaries have been the ideal help for both devotional and serious Bible study Now with the release of the New Daily St.