Zmarł wybitny biblista – Ralph P. Martin
Dziś rano zmarł wybitny egzegeta i prawdziwy przyjaciel młodych naukowców i biblistów – prof. Ralph P. Martin. W Polsce znany jako współautor wydanego niedawno „Słownika teologii św. Pawła” (de facto najlepszego słownika w serii Vocatio) oraz przygotowywanego do druku w wersji polskiej słownika „Dictionary of the Later New Testament & Its Developments”.
Ralph P. Martin (Ph.D.) is retired from his position as distinguished scholar in residence at Fuller Theological Seminary and previously at the Graduate School of Theology of Azusa Pacific University. He was formerly professor of New Testament at Fuller Theological Seminary and associate professor in biblical studies at the University of Sheffield. was probably best known for his A Hymn of Christ: Philippians 2:5-11 in Recent Interpretation & in the Setting of Early Christian Worship. He was also general editor of the famed WBC series (on the NT side), as well as author of both 2 Corinthians and James for that series.
He is the author of numerous studies and commentaries on the New Testament, including Worship in the Early Church, the volume on Philippians in The Tyndale New Testament Commentary series, and James in the Word Biblical Commentary, for which he also serves as New Testament editor.