by John Kight
I recently had the pleasure of working through Paul’s epistle to the Philippians alongside Joseph H. Hellerman’s latest contribution to the Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament series. Hellerman delivers a goldmine of exegetical insight that proves indispensable, not only to the task of translation, but also to the task of interpretation. If you have translated portions of Scripture, whether for academic or personal purposes, then you know how tedious the process can be. Hellerman is a tremendous help across the board in this effort.
Another resource that I found extremely beneficial in the process was The Book Study Concordance of the Greek New Testament (BSCGNT, Köstenberger & Bouchoc, 2003). [Read more…]