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Rabbi Barry L. Schwartz
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JPS Bible Commentaries
The JPS Bible Commentary: Psalms
Vol. 1 Projected Publication: — Sponsored by: Martin Goldman
Vol. 2 Projected Publication: SPONSOR
Vol. 3 Projected Publication: SPONSOR
Vol. 4 Projected Publication: SPONSOR
Vol. 5 Projected Publication: — Sponsored by: Cohn Memorial Foundation
By Benjamin Sommer, Marc Brettler, Alan Cooper, Adele Berlin, Yair Zakovitch and Avigdor Shinan
This new five-volume collection in the celebrated JPS Bible commentary series will reveal the 150 psalms’ complexity, their meanings, settings, and importance to all readers. Six preeminent scholars will bring their own insights and perspectives to these verses — a collection of Near Eastern poetry that can be read as theology, literature, ritual, and more.
The JPS Bible Commentary: Lamentations
Projected Publication: SPONSOR
by Edward Greenstein
Includes the complete book of Lamentations in Hebrew and in English; a critical line-by-line commentary presenting the latest in scholarship and archaeological research; an introduction discussing literary, thematic, and theological issues; essays; and discussion of the influence and use of Lamentations in Jewish and Christian traditions.
The JPS Bible Commentary: Joshua
Projected Publication: TBA SPONSOR
by Leonard Greenspoon
The Israelite conquest of the Promised Land.
The JPS Bible Commentary: I & II Samuel
Projected Publication: — Sponsored by: Anonymous
by Gary Rendsburg
From Samuel to Saul to David…monarchy comes to ancient Israel and Jerusalem becomes the center of the empire. The tale of King David is the greatest saga of the Hebrew Bible.
JPS Essential Judaism Series
The JPS Essential Judaism Series is intended to provide a source-rich survey of key themes in Jewish thought for use in adult education and undergraduate studies.