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The New Interpreter’s One-Volume Commentary on the Bible / editorial board, David L. Pe-tersen, Beverly R. Gaventa.p. cm.Includes index.ISBN: 978-0-687-33411-7 (hardback : alk. paper)1. Bible—Commentaries. I. Petersen, David L. II. Gaventa, Beverly Roberts.BS491.3.N48 2010220.7—dc222010008235Unless directly translated by a contributor, biblical quotations are from the NEW REVISEDSTANDARD VERSION of the Bible. Copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Educationof the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA. Used by permission. All rightsreserved.Some biblical quotations are from the Holy Bible, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION
.Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by International Bible Society. All rights reserved throughoutthe world. Used by permission of International Bible Society.Some biblical quotations are from THE NEW JERSUALEM BIBLE. Copyright © 1985 by Darton, Longman & Todd, Ltd. and Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc. Used by Permission.Some biblical quotations are from the Revised Standard Version of the Bible. Copyright ©1952 [2
edition, 1971] by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of theChurches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.Some biblical quotations are from the Revised English Bible © 1989 Oxford University Pressand Cambridge University Press.
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