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Moffatt, James 1870-1944

Overview
Works: 265 works in 1,185 publications in 3 languages and 16,814 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Introductions  Outlines and syllabi  History  Concordances  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Commentator, tra, Compiler, Creator, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: BR165, 270.1
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Most widely held works by James Moffatt
The New Testament : a new translation by James Moffatt( Book )

158 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the literature of the New Testament by James Moffatt( Book )

80 editions published between 1910 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of the Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments by James Moffat( Book )

41 editions published between 1925 and 1987 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mission and expansion of Christianity in the first three centuries by Adolf von Harnack( Book )

24 editions published between 1904 and 1972 in English and German and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical and exegetical commentary on the Epistle to the Hebrews by James Moffatt( Book )

44 editions published between 1924 and 1986 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First epistle of Paul to the Corinthians by James Moffatt( Book )

38 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aim of this commentary is to bring out the religious meaning and message of the New Testament writings. The New Testament was the literature of the early church, written out of faith and for faith, and no study of it is intelligent unless this aim is kept in mind. It is literature written for a religious purpose. Everything ought to be subordinated to the aim of elucidating the religious content, of showing how the faith was held in such and such a way by the first Christians, and of making clear what that faith was and is. As everyman has not Greek, the commentary has been written, as far as possible, for the Greekless. But it is based upon a first-hand study of the Greek original. The general form of the commentary is to provide a running comment on the text, instead of one broken up into separate verses. - Editor's preface
The general epistles, James, Peter, and Judas by James Moffatt( Book )

39 editions published between 1928 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first five centuries of the church by James Moffatt( Book )

8 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theology of the Gospels by James Moffatt( Book )

32 editions published between 1912 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Meredith; a primer to the novels by James Moffatt( Book )

18 editions published between 1909 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace in the New Testament by James Moffatt( Book )

12 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expansion of Christianity in the first three centuries by Adolf von Harnack( Book )

11 editions published between 1904 and 1998 in English and French and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thrill of tradition by James Moffatt( Book )

14 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old Testament; a new translation( Book )

13 editions published between 1920 and 1925 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in the New Testament by James Moffatt( Book )

15 editions published between 1929 and 1932 in English and German and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The approach to the New Testament; lectures delivered in London and Cambridge, April-May, 1921 by James Moffatt( Book )

13 editions published between 1921 and 1968 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus Christ the same; the Shaffer lectures for 1940 in the Divinity school of Yale university by James Moffatt( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 1942 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments( Book )

7 editions published between 1926 and 1954 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical New Testament : being the literature of the New Testament arranged in the order of its literary growth and according to the dates of the documents by James Moffatt( Book )

15 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expositor's dictionary of texts : containing outlines, expositions and illustrations of Bible texts, with full references to the best homiletic literature by W. Robertson Nicoll( Book )

11 editions published between 1910 and 1978 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The expansion of Christianity in the first three centuries
Alternative Names
James Moffatt British theologian

Languages
English (608)

German (2)

French (1)

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George Meredith; a primer to the novelsThe expansion of Christianity in the first three centuries