References and Abbreviations

by Dr. Ralph F. Wilson

Iíve used a number of references in preparing this study. The chief abbreviations used are:


James Adamson, The Epistle of James (NICNT; Eerdmans, 1976)


Walter Bauer, F. Wilbur Gingrich, and Frederick W. Danker, A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature (Second Edition; based on a previous English edition by W.F. Arndt and F.W. Gingrich; University of Chicago Press, 1957, 1979).


Geoffrey W. Bromiley (general editor), The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (Eerdmans, 1979-1988; fully revised from the 1915 edition)


Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (Tenth Edition; Merriam-Webster, 1993)


New American Standard Bible (The Lockman Foundation, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971)


Colin Brown (general editor), The New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology (Zondervan, 1975-1978; translated with additions and revisions from Theologisches Begriffslexikon zum Neuen Testament, 1967-1971, three volume edition)


New International Version (International Bible Society, 1973, 1978)


New Revised Standard Version Bible (Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA, 1989)


Revised Standard Version of the Bible (Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA, 1946, 1952)


Gerhard Kittel and Gerhard Friedrich (editors), Geoffrey W. Bromiley (translator and editor), Theological Dictionary of the New Testament (Eerdmans, 1964-1976; translated from Theologisches Wörterbuch zum Neuen Testament, ten volume edition)


Joseph Henry Thayer, Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament (Associated Publishers and Authors, n.d., reprinted from 1889 edition)

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