In 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, you will find a concise and incisive explanation of Peter's epistle and teh epistle of Jude. Wriitten from an evangelical perspective, this commentary bring in to focus a wealth of background information from the Old Testament. Jewish intertestamental works, and other literary sources that illumine the letters of Peter and Jude.
The Understanding the Bible Commentary Series helps readers navigate the strange and sometimes intimidating literary terrain of the Bible. These accessible volumes break down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. The contributors tackle the task of interpretation using the full range of critical methodologies and practices, yet they do so as people of faith who hold the text in the highest regard. Pastors, teachers, and lay people alike will cherish the truth found in this commentary series.