The Brazos Theological Commentary series enlists “leading theologians [to] read and interpret scripture for today’s church, providing guidance for reading the Bible under the rule of faith.” The emphasis is upon a theological and unashamedly “Christian” interpretation. This pushes back against attempts for “objective” historical readings stripped of tradition. The choice of commentator is unique, such as philosophers, theologians and historians of varying traditions. The Colossians volume is by Christopher Seitz. Seitz an OT scholar with expertise on canonical reading of Scripture. The result is a fresh reading of Paul’s letter.
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As a blogger in the UK, I’ve had the unique adventure of tracking down which UK companies serve as distributors for US publishers. When I first started blogging I would sheepishly ask the US publisher if they would post all the way to the UK, or I would simply load up on books whenever we visited Tasha’s family in Washington. Then I began to discover that there are distributors in the UK who can issue review copies too; imagine my pleasure at this discovery!