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Metzger, Bruce M. (Bruce Manning) 1914-2007

Works: 413 works in 1,594 publications in 12 languages and 39,518 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Dictionaries  Introductions  Encyclopedias  Bibliography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Textbooks  Concordances  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Compiler, Originator, Publishing director, Dedicatee
Classifications: BS440, 220.3
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Publications by Bruce M Metzger
Publications by Bruce M Metzger, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bruce M Metzger
The Oxford companion to the Bible by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
36 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 3,348 libraries worldwide
The Bible has had an immeasurable influence on Western culture, touching on virtually every aspect of our lives. This authoritative one-volume reference to the people, places, events, books, and secular influence of the Bible was written by over 250 scholars from 20 nations
The text of the New Testament : its transmission, corruption, and restoration by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
112 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,806 libraries worldwide
This thoroughly revised edition of Bruce M. Metzger's classic work is the most up-to-date manual available for the textual criticism of the New Testament. The Text of the New Testament, Fourth Edition, has been invigorated by the addition of Bart D. Ehrman--author of numerous best-selling books on the New Testament--as a coauthor. This revision brings the discussion of such important matters as the early Greek manuscripts and methods of textual criticism up to date, integrating recent research findings and approaches into the body of the text (as opposed to previous revisions, which compiled new material and notes into appendices). The authors also examine new areas of interest, including the use of computers in the collection and evaluation of manuscript evidence and the effects that social and ideological influences had upon the work of scribes. The standard text for courses in biblical studies and the history of Christianity since its first publication in 1964, The Text of the New Testament is poised to become a definitive resource for a whole new generation of students
The Readers' digest Bible : condensed from the Revised Standard Version Old and New Testaments by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
27 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 1,695 libraries worldwide
In WLN. For the individual who has little or no knowledge of the Bible but who wants to become acquainted firsthand with the full essence of Biblical narrative, teaching, and philosophy
The Oxford guide to people & places of the Bible by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
30 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
The Oxford Guide to People & Places of the Bible provides more than 300 articles that cover everyone from Adam and Eve to Jesus Christ and everywhere from the Garden of Eden to Golgotha and Gethsemane. Readers will find entries on virtually every major figure who walked across the biblical stage. Here are Hebrew Bible figures such as Cain and Abel, Noah and Methuselah, Abraham and Isaac, David and Goliath, Solomon and Sheba, Moses and Aaron, Naomi and Ruth, and Samson and Delilah. The New Testament is well covered, with pieces on Peter and Paul, John the Baptist and Mary Magdalene, the apostles (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John), Pontius Pilate and Judas Iscariot, and of course Jesus, Mary, and Joseph. Articles also define groups of people who figure in the Bible, such as Angels, Archangels, and Demons, the Magi, the Tribes of Israel, and Women. Entries on the significant places of the Bible, both ancient and modern, include kingdoms and countries (Egypt, Assyria, Mesopotamia) and cities (Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Sodom and Gomorrah), as well as geographical features such as the Sea of Galilee and Mount Hebron. The guide includes an index for ease of use, and 14 pages of color maps
An introduction to the Apocrypha by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
37 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
An examination of the books of the Apocrypha, their history and their significance, based on the revised standard version of the Apocrypha
Lexical aids for students of New Testament Greek by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
91 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,252 libraries worldwide
The canon of the New Testament : its origin, development, and significance by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
30 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
Ben shu fen wei"dui lun shu xin yue zheng dian wen xian de yan jiu","xin yue zheng dian de xing cheng","you guan xin yue zheng dian de li shi he shen xue wen ti"san bu fen
The early versions of the New Testament : their origin, transmission, and limitations by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
The New Testament: its background, growth, and content by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 libraries worldwide
Supplies the reader with basic information concerning both the content and the historical background of the New Testament and shows the critical processes by which scholars have sought to solve some of the chief literary problems of the Gospels. The author succeeds in presenting an abundance of complicated material in a clear, straightforward style -- without distortion or oversimplification. He avoids technical discussions and critical debates, but at the same time shows the main problems to be considered in this type of study. -- Book jacket
Manuscripts of the Greek Bible : an introduction to Greek palaeography by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
29 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 libraries worldwide
After a thorough survey of the fundamentals of Greek palaeograpy, the author discusses many of the distinctive features of biblical manuscripts, such as musical neumes, lectionaries, glosses, commentaries and illuminations
The Bible in translation : ancient and English versions by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
Outlines the historical development of biblical translation, including analyses of over fifty versions of the Bible
Index to periodical literature on the Apostle Paul by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
28 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and Dutch and held by 729 libraries worldwide
"Every periodical mentioned has been indexed completely ... to the end of 1957."
The Oxford guide to ideas & issues of the Bible ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
"With comprehensive and timely scholarly discussions, The Oxford Guide to Ideas & Issues of the Bible offers more than 200 informative articles by 174 distinguished scholars that cover major biblical concepts and institutions from afterlife and immortality to circumcision, and contemporary issues from adultery and abortion to divorce and homosexuality." "Designed as a reference for a wide audience, including general readers, students, teachers, and clergy, the Guide provides illuminating and authoritative entries on the issues and ideas that appear in and stem from the Jewish and Christian scriptures. Delve into critical interpretations of such topics as incarnation, sin, grace, baptism, the second coming of Christ, the Holy Spirit, and the Sabbath. Uncover a new perspective on pivotal events such as the Exodus and the Flood and learn about the realities of the world surrounding these events, including its feasts and its animals and plants. Learn how the Bible was produced and about its influence in Jewish, Christian, and Muslim traditions. Here, ancient manuscripts such as the Dead Sea Scrolls shed new light on our modern understanding of the Bible and its historical context, and computers and archaeology offer new, fascinating means of interpretation. Arranged alphabetically, the Guide contains a detailed index for ease of use as well as a table of abbreviations and transliterations." "The Guide is an essential reference, sure to become a reader's first place to turn for factual information and contemporary perspectives on the Bible. With entries written by an international team of modern scholars and providing an up-to-date discussion of biblical issues and traditions, the Guide is an indispensable addition to any family library as well as an authoritative volume for scholars and students."--Jacket
Chapters in the history of New Testament textual criticism by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
16 editions published in 1963 in English and Dutch and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Index to periodical literature on Christ and the Gospels by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
19 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and Dutch and held by 640 libraries worldwide
Historical and literary studies; pagan, Jewish, and Christian by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
19 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 630 libraries worldwide
Breaking the code : understanding the Book of Revelation by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and German and held by 559 libraries worldwide
A textual commentary on the Greek New Testament : a companion volume to the United Bible Societies' Greek New Testament (3d ed.) by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
33 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 262 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Bruce M. Metzger
Bruce Metzger
Bruce Metzger Amerikaans theoloog (1914-2007)
Bruce Metzger teologo statunitense
Bruce Metzger US-amerikanischer Neutestamentler, Theologe, Textkritiker
Manning, Bruce 1914-2007
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Mecger, Brjus M. 1914-2007
Mecger, Brûs M.
Metzger B. M. 1914-2007
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Мецгер Б. М. 1914-2007
Мецгер, Брюс
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매츠거, 브루스 M
맥자격, 포로사 M.
맷처, 브루스 매닝
메쯔거, 브루스 M
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メッツガー, B. M
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メツガー, ブルース M.
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