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by Philip Edgcumbe Hughes

Author: Philip Edgcumbe Hughes
Subcategory: Bible Study & Reference
Language: English
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company (September 14, 1987)
Pages: 640 pages
Category: Christian Books
Rating: 4.4
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Philip Edgcumbe Hughes is an Anglican scholar. This exegesis on the Letter to the Hebrews in the New Testament is well done, but there are some tedious sections early on that would be of interest mainly to linguists and grammarians

Philip Edgcumbe Hughes is an Anglican scholar. This exegesis on the Letter to the Hebrews in the New Testament is well done, but there are some tedious sections early on that would be of interest mainly to linguists and grammarians. Hughes belongs to the school that thinks St. Paul did not write this letter, and offers recent scholarship, post-Qumran, and other scholarly opinions, to back his assertions.

Must read for any who would wrestle with the difficult passages in the book. Philip Edgcumbe Hughes (Sydney, Australia, 1915 – Rydal, PA, USA, 1990) was an Anglican clergyman and New Testament scholar whose life spanned four continents: Australia, where he was born; South Africa; England, where he was ordained; and the USA, where he died in 1990, aged 75.

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Hughes' words equip us to better understand the thirteen chapters that make up the book of Hebrews.

Find at a Library Find at Google Books. He is particularly helpful in drawing out theological implications of the text. PAPERBACK; Published: 7/23/2019. ISBN: 978-0-8028-7731-4. Bruce M. Metzger -The Princeton Seminary Bulletin Hughes deals fully and minutely with the Epistle from a philological as well as a theological point of view. Hughes’s erudition is impressive, and his exposition and evaluation of complicated theories proposed over the centuries are models of lucidity. No one can work through this volume without gaining a deeper appreciation of the great and abiding themes taught in the Epistle in all their power and fullness.

About the Author Philip Edgcumbe Hughes, Bdiv, MA, was an Anglican clergyman and scholar whose life spanned four continents: Australia, where he was born, South Africa, England, where he was ordained, and the United States, where he died in 1990, aged 75.

Following an introduction which includes an outline and synopsis of Hebrews as well as discussion of theme, origin, authorship, and date, Hughes makes a detailed verse-by-verse study of the text. Technical points are dealt with in notes and excursuses, making the work accessible to the specialist and nonspecialist reader alike.