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I. Cărţi şi publicaţii periodice

AASOR Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research
AB Anchor Bible  
ACA Sir Moses Finley, Atlas of Classical Archaeology, 1977
AfO Archiv für Orientforschung  
AJA American Journal of Archaeology
AJBA Australian Journal of Biblical Archaeology
AJSL American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literatures
AJT American Journal of Theology
ALUOS Annual of the Leeds University Oriental Society
ANEP J. B. Pritchard, The Ancient Near East in Pictures, 1954; 1965
ANET J. B. Pritchard, Ancient Near Eastern Texts, 1950; 1965; 1969
ANT M. R. James, The Apocryphal New Testament, 1924
AOTS D. W. Thomas (ed.), Archaeology and Old Testament Study, 1967
ARAB D. D. Luckenbill, Ancient Records of Assyria and Babylonia, 1926
ARE J. H. Breasted, Ancient Records of Egypt, 5 vol., 1906-1907
Arndt W. F. Arndt and F. W. Gingrich, A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature, 1957
AS Anatolian Studies
ASAE Annales du Service des (Antiquités de l’Égypte)
ATR Anglican Theologkal Review
BA Biblical Archaeologist
BANE G. E.Wright (ed.), The Bible and the Ancient Near East, 1961
BASOR Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research  
BC F. J. Foakes-Jackson şi K. Lake, The Beginnings of Christianity, 5 vol., 1920-33
BDB F. Brown, S. R. Driver şi C. A. Briggs, Hebrew and English Lexicon of the Old Testament, 1906
Bib Biblica
Bib Res Biblical Research
BIES Bulletin of the Israel Exploration Society
BJRL Bulletin of the John Rylands Library
BNTC Blacks New Testament Commentaries
BO Bibliotheca Orientalis
BRD W. M. Ramsay, The Bearing of Recent Discoveries on the Trustworthiness of the New Testament, 1914
BS Bibliotheca Sacra
BSOAS Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies
BTh Biblical Theology
BZ Biblische Zeitschrift
BZAW Beiheft, Zeitschrift für die alttestamentalische Wissenschaft  
CAH Cambridge Ancient History, 12 vol., 1923-1939; ed. revizuită 1970-
CB Century Bible
CBP W. M. Ramsay, Cities and Bishoprics of Phrygia, 1895-1897
CBQ Catholic Biblical Quarterly  
CBSC Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges
CD Qumran Damascus Document  
CDC Cairo Geniza Documents of the Damascus Covenanters  
CE Chronique (d’Egypte)  
CGT Cambridge Greek Testament  
CIG Corpus Inscriptionum Graecorum  
CIL Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum  
CQ Classical Quarterly; Crozer Quarterly  
CRE W. M. Ramsay, The Church in the Roman Empire before AD 170, 1903
CJT Calvin Theological Journal  
DAC J. Hastings (ed.), Dictionary of the Apostolic Church, 2 vol., 1915-1918
DBS Dictionnaire de la Bible, (Supliment), 1928.
DCG J. Hastings (ed.), Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels, 2 vol., 1906-1908
DOTT D. W. Thomas (ed.), Documents of Old Testament Times, 1958
EAEHL M. Avi-Yonah (ed.), Encyclopaedia of Archaeological Excavations in the Holy Land, 4 vol., 1975-1978
EB Expositor’s Bible  
Ebi Encyclopaedia Biblica  
Ebr Encyclopaedia Britannica  
EBT J. B. Bauer (ed.), Encyclopaedia of Biblical Theology, 3 vol., 1970
EEP K. Lake, The Earlier Epistles of St. Paul, 1911
EGT W. R. Nicoll, The Expositor’s Greek Testament, 1910
Eis Encyclopaedia of Islam, 1954-
EJ C. Roth (ed.), Encyclopaedia Judaica, 15 vol., 1971
EQ Evangelical Quarterly  
ERE J. Hastings (ed.), Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics, 13 vol., 1908-1926
ExpT Expository Times
FRLANT Forschungen zur Religion und Literatur des Alten und Neuen Testaments  
FT Faith and Thought (înainte JTVI)
GB Ginsburg’s Bible (New Masoretico-Critical Text of the Hebrew Bible), 1896
GNB Good News Bible (= TEV)
GTT J. Simmons, Geographical and Topographical Texts of the Old Testament, 1959
HAT Handbuch zum Alten Testament  
HDB J. Hastings (ed.), Dictionary of the Bible, 5 vol., 1898-1904
HES Harvard Expedition to Samaria, 1924
HHT J. Lightfoot, Horae Hebraicae et Talmudicae, 1658-64
HJ Hibbert Journal
HJP E. Schürer, A History of the Jewish People in the Time of Christ, 2 vol., E.T. (1885-1901; ed. rev. M. Black, G. Vermes şi F. Millar (ed.), 3 vol., 1973-
HNT H. Lietzmann, Handbuch zum Neuen Testament
HSS Harvard Semitic Series
HTKNT Herders Theologischer Kommentar zum Neuen Testament
HTR Harvard Theological Review
HUCA Hebrew Union College Annual  
IB G. A. Buttrick et al. (ed.), Interpreter’s Bible, 12 vol., 1952-7
IBA D. J.Wiseman, Illustrations from Biblical Archaeology, 1958
ICC International Critical Commentary
IDB G. A. Buttrick et al., The Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, 4 vol., 1962
IDBS IDB, Supplement vol., 1976
IEJ Israel Exploration Journal
IG Inscriptiones Graecae
IGRR Inscriptiones Graecae ad res Romanas pertinentes
Int Interpretation
INT Introduction to the New Testament
IOSCS International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies
IOT Introduction to the Old Testament
ISBE International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, 5 vol., 2, 1930
JAOS Journal of the American Oriental Society
JB Jerusalem Bible, 1966
JBL Journal of Biblical Literature
JCS Journal of Cuneiform Studies
JEA Journal of Egyptian Archaeology
JEH Journal of Ecclesiastical History
Jew E I. Singer et al. (ed.), Jewish Encyclopaedia, 12 vol., 1901-06
JHS Journal of Hellenic Studies
JJS Journal of Jewish Studies
JNES Journal of Near Eastern Studies
JNSZ Journal of Northwest Semitic Languages PC
JPOS Journal of the Palestine Oriental Society Phillips
JQR Jewish Quarterly Review
JRAS Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society
JRS Journal of Roman Studies
JSOT Journal for the Study of the Old Testament
JSS Journal of Semitic Studies
JTS Journal of Theological Studies
JTVI Journal of the Transactions of the Victoria Institute (în prezent FT)
JWH Journal of World History
KAT Kommentar zum Alten Testament
KB L. Köhler şi W. Baumgartner, Hebräisches und aramäisches Lexicon zum Alten Testament, 1967
KEK H. A. W. Meyer (ed.), Kritischexegetischer Kommentar über das Neue Testament  
LA Liber Annas (Jerusalem)
LAE A. Deissmann, Light from the Ancient East, 1927
LBC Layman’s Bible Commentary
LOB Y. Aharoni, The Land of the Bible, 1967
LOT S. R. Driver, Introduction to the Literature of the Old Testament, 1913
LSJ H. G. Udell, R. Stott and H. S. Jones, Greek- English Lexicon,
MM J. H. Moulton şi G. Milligan, The Vocabulary of the Greek Testament Illustrated from the Papyri and other non-literary sources, 1930
MNTC Moffatt New Testament Commentary  
Moffatt J. Moffatt, A New Translation of the Bible, 1936
NASB New American Standard Bible, 1963
NBC F. Davidson (ed.), The New Bible Commentary, 1953
NBCR D. Guthrie et al. (ed.), The New Bible Commentary Revised, 1970
NCB New Century Bible  
NClB New Clarendon Bible  
NEB New English Bible: NT, 1961; OT, Apocrypha, 1970
Nestle Nestle’s Novum Testamentum Greece, 1956
NIC New International Commentary  
NIDNTT C. Brown (ed.), The New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology, 3 vol., 1975-8
NIV New International Version: NT, 1974; complete Bible, 1978
NLC New London Commentary  
NovT Novum Testamentum  
NTD Das Neue Testament Deutsch  
NTS New Testament Studies  
OCD M. Gary et al. (ed.), The Oxford Classical Dictionary, 1949
ODCC F. L. Cross şi E. A. Livinsgstone (ed.), The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, 1974
Or Orientalia
OTL Old Testament Library  
OTMS H. H. Rowley (ed.), The Old Testament and Modern Study, 1951
OTS Oudtestamentische Studien
Pauly-Wissowa Vezi RE
PEQ Palestine Exploration Quarterly  
PG J. P. Migne, Patrologia Graeca  
Phillips J. B. Phillips, The New Testament in modern English, 1958-ed. rev. 1972 (Palästina-Jahrbuch)
PL J. P. Migne, Patrologia Latina  
POTT D. J. Wiseman (ed.), Peoples of Old Testament Times, 1973
P.Oxy. Papyrus Oxyrhynchus  
PRU Le Palais Royal d’Ugarit  
PTR Princeton Theological Review  
RA Revue d’Assyriologie  
RAC T. Klausner et al., Reallexicon (für) die Antike und Christentum, 1941-
RAr Revue d’Archéologie  
RB Revue Biblique
RE A. F. Pauly, G. Wissowa et al. (ed.), Real-Encyclopädie der klassischen Altertumwissenschaft, 1893-
RGG K. Galling (ed.), Die Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart, 7 vol., 1957-65
RHR Revue de l’Histoire des Religions  
RQ Revue de Qumran
RTR Reformed Theological Review (Australia)
SB H. L. Strack şi P. Billerbeck, Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch, 6 vol., 1926-1961
SBL Society of Biblical Literature  
SBT Studies of Biblical Theology
Schürer Vezi HJP
SHERK The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopaedia of Religious Knowledge, 1949-1952
SIG W. Dittenberger (ed.), Sylloge Inscriptionam Graecorum, 1915-1924
SJT Scottish Journal of Theology  
SDP Samaritan Pentateuch  
SPEM G. S. Duncan, St. Paul’s Ephesian Ministry, 1929
SPT W. M. Ramsay, St. Paul the Traveller and Roman Citizen, 1920
ST Studia Theologica
Strack-Billerbeck Vezi SB
TB Babylonian Talmud
TBC Torch Bible Commentary
TCERK The Twentieth Century Encyclopaedia of Religious Knowledge, 1955
TDNT G. Kittel şi G. Friedrich (ed.), Theologisches Wörterbuch zum Neuen Testament, 1932-74; E.T. Theological Dictionary of the New Testament, ed. G. W. Bromiley, 10 vol., 1964-1976
TDOT G. J. Bottenveck şi H. Ringgren (ed.), Theologisches Wörterbuch zum Alten Testament, 1970- E.T. Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament, trad. J. T. Willis, 1974-
TEV Today’s English Version, 1976 (= GNB)
Th Theology
THAT E. Jenni şi C. Westermann (ed.), Theologisches Handwörterbuch zum Alten Testament, 2 vol., 1971-1976
THB Tyndale House Bulletin (în prezent TynB)
Them Themelios
ThL Theologische Literaturzeitung
THNT Theologisches Handbuch zum Neuen Testament
TJ Jerusalem Talmud
TNT Translator’s New Testament (Bible Society)
TNTC Tyndale New Testament Commentary
TOTC Tyndale Old Testament Commentary
TR Theologische Rundschau
TS Texts and Studies
TSFB Theological Student’s Fellowship Bulletin
TU Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur
TWBR A. Richardson (ed.), A Theological Word Book of the Bible, 1950
TynB Tyndale Bulletin (înainte THB)
TZ Theologische Zeitschrift
VA Versiunea autorizată (AV), (King James), 1611
VAR Versiunea americană revizuită (ARV) (vezi VAS)
VAS Versiunea americană standard, 1901 (versiunea americană a versiunii revizuite)
VKJ Versiunea King James (=VA)
VR Versiunea revizuită (RV); NT 1881; VT 1885
VSR Versiunea standard revizuită (RSV); NT 1946; VT 1952; Biblia obişnuită 1972
VG Vigiliae Christianae
VT Vetus Testamentum
VT Supp. Vetus Testamentum, vol. suplimentar
UF Ugarit-Forschungen: Internationales Jahrbuch für die Altertumskunde Syrien-Palästinas
WC Westminster Commentary
WDB Westminster Dictionary of the Bible, 1944
Wett. J. J. Wettstein, Novum Testamentum Graecum, 1751-1952
Weymouth R. F. Weymouth, The New Testament in modern Speech, 1903
WH B. F. Westeott şi F. J. A. Hort, The New Testament in Greek, 1881
WJT Westminster Theological Journal
ZA Zeitschrift für Assyriologie
ZAW Zeitschrift für die alttestestamentliche Wissenschaft
ZDMG Zeitschrift der deutschen morgenländischen Gesellschaft
ZDMG Zeitschrift des deutschen Palästina-Vereins
ZNW Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft
ZPEB M. C. Tenney (ed.), The Zondervan Pictorial Encyclopaedia of the Bible, 5 vol., 1975
ZTK Zeitschrift für Theologie und Kirche

II. Lucrări clasice

ad Fam. Cicero, Epistulae ad Familiares
Adv. Haer. Iraeneus, Adversus Haereses
Ann Tacit, Anale  
Ant. Josephus Flavius, Antichităţi iudaice
Apol. Justin Martyr, Apologia; Tertullian, Apologia
BJ Josephus Flavius, Războiul iudaic
Clem Recog. Rufinus, Clementine Recognitions  
Contra Pelag. Ieronim, Contra Pelagium  
Eccles. Hist. Sozomen, Istoria bisericii  
EH Eusebiu, Istoria eclesiastică
Epig. Martial, Eppigramaticus Latinus
Ep. Mor. Seneca, Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium
Eus. Eusebiu
Ev. Petr. Evanghelia după Petru (apocrifă)
Exc. Theod. Clement din Alexandria, Excerpta ex Theodoto
Geog Ptolomeu, Geografie; Strabo, Geografie
Hypot. Clement din Alexandria, Hypotyposes
Il. Homer, Iliada
Iul Suetonius, C. Julius Caesar (Vieţile cezarilor)
In. Verr. Cicero, In Verrem Actio  
Ist. Dio Cassius, Istoria romană; Tacit, Istoriile
Iuv. Iuvenal  
Jos. Josephus Flavius  
Magn. Ignatius, Magnesions
NH Pliniu, Istoria naturală
Od. Horatiu, Ode
Onom. Eusebiu, Onomasticon de Locis Hebraicis  
Philad. Ignatius, Philadelphians
Praep. Ev. Eusebiu, Praeparatio Evangelica  
Quaest. Seneca, Quaestiones Naturales
Sat. Iuvenal, Satire; Persius, Satire  
Strom. Clement din Alexandria, Stromateis  
Trall. Ignatius, Trallians
Vesp. Suetonius, Vespasian (Vieţile cezarilor)
Vit. Mos. Filon, De Vita Mosis (Viaţa lui Moise)

III. Cărţi biblice

Cărţi din Vechiul Testament
Geneza, Exod, Levitic, Numeri, Deuteronom, Iosua, Judecători, Rut, 1, 2 Samuel, 1, 2 Împăraţi, 1, 2 Cronici, Ezra, Estera, Iov, Psalmul, Proverbe, Eclesiastul, Cântarea Cântărilor, Isaia, Ieremia, Plângerile, Ezechiel, Daniel, Osea, Ioel, Amos, Obadia, Iona, Mica, Naum, Habacuc, Ţefania, Hagai, Zaharia, Maleahi

Cărţi din Noul Testament  
Matei, Marcu, Luca, Ioan, Faptele Apostolilor, Romani, 1, 2 Corinteni, Galateni, Efeseni, Filipeni, Coloseni, 1, 2 Tesaloniceni, 1, 2 Timotei, Tit, Filimon, Evrei, Iacov, 1, 2 Petru, 1, 2, 3 Ioan., Iuda, Apocalipsa

IV. Abrevieri generale

ad. loc. ad locum (lat.), în locul respectiv
Ac. trad. în gr. a VT făcută de Acuila cca 140 d.Cr.
acad. acadian
apocr. apocrife
aram. aramaic(ă)
asir. asirian(ă)
b. bar/ben (aram./evr.), fiul lui
bab. babilonian(ă)
BM British Museum
cca circa
cap. capitol(e)
cf. confer (lat., vezi, compară cu)
D documentul deuteronomist
de ex. de exemplu
E est, estic, oriental; Elohist
ebr. ebraică
eccl. Lat. (limba) latină eclesiastică
Ecclus. Ecclesiasticus (apocr.)
ed. editor(i)
egipt. egiptean(ă)
engl. englez(ă)
et. etiopean(ă)
ev engleza veche
fen. fenician
fig. figurat
germ. german(ă)
gr. grec, greacă
I documentul iahvist
lat. latin(ă)
lit. literal
loc. cit. loco citato (lat.), în locul citat deja
l.t. latina târzie
LXX Septuaginta (trad. gr. a VT)
Mac. Macabei (apocr.)
mg. (adnotări) marginale
MMM Manuscrisele de la Marea Moartă
mod. modern
MS. manuscrise(e)
Mt./M-ţii Muntele / Munţii
N nord, nordic
NT Noul Testament
n. ed. nota editorului
n tr. nota traducătorului
op. cit. opere citato (lat.), în lucrarea citată mai sus
P documentul levitic
p şi paralel(e)
pass. passim (în mai multe locuri din sursa citată)
Pent. Pentateuh
Pesh. Peshitta
pl. placă (ilustraţie)
Q Quelle (germ.), sursă din care se crede că sunt luate zicerile lui Isus aflate atât în Matei cât şi în Luca
q. v. quod vide (lat.), vezi
R. Rabi
rom. roman
S sud, sudic
sem. semitic
Sirah Cartea înţelepciunii lui Isus, fiul lui Sirah
s.n. serie nouă
supl. volum suplimentar
s.v. sub verbo (lat.), sub cuvântul
Symm. Symmachus, trad. gr. a VT, sec. al 2-lea d.Cr.
sir. siriac (ă)
ş.a. şi alţii
ş.urm. şi următoarele (versete, etc.)
Targ. Targum
tr.e. traducere engleză
Theod. Theodotion, tr. gr. a VT, sec. al 2-lea d.Cr.
TM textul masoretic
TR Textus Receptus
trad. tradus, traducere
turc. turc(ă)
V vest, vestic
v. verset(e)
vl. vario lectio (lat.), diferite variante
vol. volum(e)
vers. versiunea
VT Vechiul Testament
Vulg. Vulgata

LISTA AUTORILOR

A.A.J. A.A Jones, MA., B.D., Ph.D., fost şef al Departamentului de studii religioase, Avery Hill College, Londra.

A.C. R.A. Cole, B.A, B.D., M.Th., Ph. D., secretar federal, Church Missionary Society (Australia) şi profesor de limbile şi literatura Vechiului Testament, University of Sydney.

A.E.C. A.E. Cundall, BA., B.D., rector, Bible College of Victoria, Australia.

A.E.W. A.E. Willingale, BA, B.D., M.Th., Romford, Essex.

A.F. A. Flavelle, BA, B.D., pastor al bisericii Finaghy Presbyterian Church, Belfast.

A.F.W. AF. Walls, M.A, B.Litt., profesor de studii religioase, University of Aberdeen.

A.G. A Gelston, M.A, profesor de teologie, University of Durham.

A.J.M.W. A.J.M. Wedderburn, MA., B.D., Ph.D., profesor de limbi şi literatura Vechiului Testament, University of St. Andrews.

A.K.C. A.K. Cragg., MA., D.Phil., D.D., episcop adjunct de Wakefield şi fost Vicar de Helme, Huddersfield.

A.R. A Ross, MA, B.D., D.D., fost profesor de Noul Testament, Free Church College, Edinburgh.

A.R.M. A.R. Miliard, M.A., M.Phil., F.S.A., profesor „Rankin" de ebraică şi limbi semitice antice, University of Liverpool.

A.S. A. Stuart, M.Sc., Dip.R.M.S., profesor emerit de geologie, University of Exeter.

A.S.W. A.S. Wood, BA, Ph.D., FR. Hist. S., fost rector, Cliff College, Calver, Derbyshire.

A van S. A. van Selms, Th.D., profesor emerit de limbi semitice, University of Pretoria.

B.A.M. B.A Milne, MA., B.D., Ph.D., profesor de teologie biblică şi istorică şi de etică creştină, Spurgeon’s College, Londra.

B.F.C.A. B.F.C. Atkinson, M.A., Ph.D., fost bibliotecar adjunct, University of Cambridge.

B.F.H. B.F. Harris, BA, MA., B.D., Ph. D., conferenţiar de istorie, Macquarie University, New South Wales.

B.L.S. B.L. Smith, B.D., Th. Schol., profesor de literatură clasică, Sydney Grammar School; Lector, Moore Theological College, Sydney.

B.O.B. B.O. Banwell, BA, MA, fost Lector de Vechiul Testament, Rhodes University; Pastor metodist, Fort Beaufort, Africa de Sud.

C.D.W. C. de Witt, doctor în filologie şi istorie orientală; custode onorific al Musees Royaux d’Art et Histoire, Brussels; profesor emerit la University of Louvain.

C.F.P. C.F. Pfeiffer, B.A., B.D., Ph.D., profesor asociat de Vechiul Testament, Gordon Divinity School, Beverly Farms, Massachusetts.

C.H.D. C.H. Duncan, MA, B.D., Ph.D., Th.D., profesor de filozofie, State College of Victoria, Australia; preot la St. Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne.

C.J.D. C J. Davey, B.Sc., M.A, Inspector de mine, Victoria, Australia.

C J.H. C J. Hermer, MA, Ph.D., bibliotecar, Tyndale House, Cambridge.

C.L.F. C.L. Feinberg, AB., AM., Th.B., Th.M., Ph.D., profesor emerit de limbi semitice şi de Vechiul Testament, decan la Talbot Theological Seminary, La Mirada, California.

D.A.H. D.A Hubbard, BA, B.D., Th.M., Ph.D., D.D., L.H.D., rector, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California.

D.B.K. D.B. Knox, B.A, B.D., M.Th., D.Phil, A.L.C.D., rector, Moore Theological College, Sydney; preot principal la St. Andrews Cathedral, Sydney.

D.F. D. Freeman, BA, Th.B., Th.M., Ph. D., Profesor, Rhode Island Junior College.

D.F.P. D.F. Payne, B.A, MA., şeful academic al Biroului de admiteri, London Bible College.

D.G. D. Guthrie, B.D., M.Th., Ph.D., prorector, London Bible College.

D.G.S. D.G. Stradling, Magdalen College, Oxford.

D.H.F. D.H. Field, B.A, prorector, Oak Hill College, Londra.

D.H.T. D.H. Tongue, MA, fost lector de Noul Testament, Trinity College, Bristol.

D.H.W. D.H. Wheaton, M.A, BA, rector, Oak Hill College, Londra; preot la St. Alban’s Cathedral.

D.J.A.C. D.J.A Clines, MA, Conferenţiar, Departamentul de studii biblice, University of Sheffield.

D.J.V.L. D.J.V. Lane, Ll.B., B.D., director pentru străinătate, Overseas Missionaiy Fellowship, Singapore.

D.J.W. D.J. Wiseman, O.B.E., M.A., D. Lit., F.BA, F.K.C., F.S.A, profesor emerit de asiriologie, University of London.

D.K.I. D.K. Innes, MA, B.D., Rector of Alfold, Surrey and Loxwood, West Sussex.

D.O.S. D.O. Swann, BA., B.D., pastor al bisericii Ashford Evangelical Congregational Church, Middlesex.

D.R. de L. D.R. de Lacey, MA, Ph.D., lector de Noul Testament, Ridley Hall, Cambridge.

D.R.H. D.R. Hall, MA., M.Th., director al Asociaţiei bisericilor metodiste din nordul Scoţiei.

D.T. D.H. Trapnell, M.A., M.D., F.R.C.P., F.R.C.R., radiolog consultant, Westminster Hospital, London.

D.W. D. Wenham, MA., Ph.D., lector de Noul Testament, Wycliffe Hall, Oxford.

D.W.B. D.W. Baker, AB., M.C.S., M.Phil., lector de limbă ebraică, Regent College, Vancouver, BC.

D.W.B.R. D.W.B. Robinson, MA, episcop de Parranmatta, New South Wales; fost Şef al Departamentului de Noul Testament, Divinity School, University of Sydney.

D.W.G. D.W. Gooding, MA., Ph.D., M.R.I.A, fost profesor de greaca Vechiului Testament, The Queen’s University, Belfast.

E.A.J. EA. Judge, MA, profesor de istorie, Macquarie Universiry, New South Wales.

E.E.E. E.E. Ellis, Ph.D., profesor cercetător de literatura Noului Testament, New Brunswick Theological Seminary, New Jersey.

E.J.Y. E.J. Young, B.A, Th.M., Ph.D., fost profesor de Vechiul Testament, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia.

E.M.B. E.M. Blaiklock, O.B.E., M.A, Litt.D., profesor emerit de literatură clasică, University of Auckland.

E.M.B.G. E.M.B. Green, M.A, B.D., preot la St. Aldate’s Church, Oxford; preot la Coventry Cathedral. Fost rector la St. John’s College, Nottingham.

E.M.Y. E.M. Yamauchi, B.A, M.A, Ph.D., director al studiilor postuniversitare, profesor de istorie, Miami Universiry, Oxford, Ohio.

F.C.F. F.C. Fensham, M.A, Ph.D., D.D., profesor de limbi semitice, University of Stellenbosch.

F.D.K. F.D. Kinder, M.A, AR.C.M., fost director, Tyndale House, Cambridge.

F.F. F. Foulkes, B.A, B.D., MA, M.Sc., lector de studii biblice, St. John’s College, Auckland, şi profesor de istorie şi literatură biblică, University of Auckland.

F.F.B. F.F. Bruce, M.A, D.D., F.BA., profesor emerit „Rylands" de criticism şi exegeză biblică, University of Manchester.

F.H.P. F.H. Palmer, M.A, misionar parohial şi preot la St. Matthewis Church, Walsall, West Midlands.

F.N.H. F.N. Hepper, F.I.Biol., B.Sc., F.L.S., custode adjunct, The Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

F.R.S. F.R. Steele, AB., MA., Ph.D., director adjunct al organizaţiei North America for North Africa Mission; fost profesor assistent de asiriologie, University of Pennsylvania.

F.S.F. F.S. Fitzsimmonds, B.A, B.D., M.Th., fost prorector, Spurgeon’s College, Londra.

G.C.D.H. G.C.D. Howley, fost redactor consultant al revistei The Witness.

G.G.G. G.G. Garner, BA., B.D., director al Institutului australian de arheologie, Melbourne.

G.I.D. G.I. Davies, M.A, Ph.D., lector de Vechiul Testament şi de studii intertestamentale, University of Cambridge.

G.I.E. D-na G.I. Emmerson, M.A., Dip. Or. Lang., lector, Departamentul de teologie, University of Birmingham.

G.O. G. Ogg, MA., B.Sc., D.D., D.Litt, fost pastor la Anstruther Easter, Fife.

G.R.B.-M G.R. Beasley-Murray, M.A, Ph.D., D.D., fost profesor „James Buchanan Harrison" de interpretarea Noului Testament, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky.

G.S.C. G.S. Cansdale, B.A, B.Sc., F.L.S., Biolog consultant.

G.S.M.W. G.S.M. Walker, M.A, B.D., Ph.D., fost profesor de istoria bisericii, Universiry of Leeds.

G.T.M. G.T. Manley, MA., cercetător, Christ’s College, Cambridge.

G.W. G. Walters, BA, B.D., Ph.D., profesor de teologie pastorală, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, Massachusetts.

G.W.G. G.W. Grogan, B.D., M.Th., director, Bible Training Institute, Glasgow.

H.AG.B. H.A.G. Belben, M.A, B.D., fost rector, Cliff College, Calver, Berbyshire.

H.D.Mc.D. H.D. McDonald, B.A, B.D., Ph.D., D.D., fost prorector, London Bible College.

H.O.M.W. H.G.M. Williamson, MA, Ph.D., lector de ebraică şi aramaică, University of Cambridge.

H.L.E. H.L. Ellison, B.A., B.D., fost consilier, Moorlands Bible College.

H.M.C. H.M. Carson, B.A., B.D., pastor la Knighton Evangelical Free Church, Leicester.

H.R. H.N. Ridderbos, D. theol., profesor emerit de Noul Testament, Kampen Theological Seminary, Olanda.

I.H.M. I.H. Marshall, BA., M.A, B.D., Ph.D., profesor de exegeza Noului Testament, University of Aberdeen.

J.A.M. J.A. Motyer, M.A, B.D., pastor la Christ Church, Westbourae, Dorset, fost rector, Trinity College, Bristol.

J.A.T. J.A. Thompson, M.A, M.Sc., B.D., B.Ed., Ph.D., fost lector to Departamentul de studii despre Orientul Mijlociu, University of Melbourne.

J.B.J. J.B. Job, M.A, B.D., fost profesor de Vechiul Testament, Cliff College, Carver, Derbyshire.

J.B.P. J.B. Payne, Ph.D., fost profesor de Vechiul Testament, Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri.

J.B.T. J.B. Torrance, MA., B.D., profesor de teologie sistematică, University of Aberdeen.

J.B.Tr. J.B. Taylor, M.A, episcop de St. Albans.

J.C.C. J.C. Connell, B.A, M.A., fost profesor şi director de studii de exegeza Noului Testament, London Bible College.

J.C.J.W. J.C.J. Waite, B.D., pastor la Wycliffe Independent Chapel, Sheffield; fost rector, South Wales Bible College.

J.C.W. J.C. Whitcomb, Jr., Th.D., profesor de teologie şi director al studiilor postuniversitare, Grace Theological Seminary, Winona Lake, Indiana.

J.D.D. J.D. Douglas, M.A, B.D., S.T.M., Ph.D., redactor şef, Christianity Today.

J.D.G.D. J.D.G. Dunn, M.A, B.D., Ph.D., profesor de teologie, University of Durham.

J.E.G. J.E. Goldingay, B.A, arhivar şi profesor de Vechiul Testament, St. John’s College, Nottingham.

J.G.B. D-ra J.G. Baldwin, B.A., B.D., rector, Trinity College, Bristol.

J.G.G.N. J.G.G. Norma, B.D., M. Th., fost pastor la Rosyth Baptist Church, Fife.

J.G.S.S.T. J.G.S.S. Thomson, B A, M.A B.D., Ph.D., pastor la Wigtown, Scotland.

J.H. J.W. Hoad, M.A, şef de secţie clinică, Princeton, New Jersey.

J.H.H. J.H. Harrop, M.A, fost lector de literatura clasică, Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone.

J.H.P. J.H. Paterson, M.A, profesor emerit de geografie, University of Leicester.

J.H.S. J.H. Skilton, B.A., M.A, M.Div., Ph.D., director la Robert H. Skilton and Margaret B. Skilton House, Philadelphia; fost decan al Reformed Bible Institute din Delaware Valley şi profesor de Noul Testament, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia.

J.H.Sr. J.H. Stringer, M.A, B.D., fost consilier, London Bible College.

J.I.P. J.I. Packer, M.A, D.Phil., D.D., profesor de teologie sistematică, Regent College, Vancouver, BC.

J.J.H. J.J. Hughes, B.A, M.Div., profesor de studii religioase, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, California.

J.L.K. J.L. Kelso, B.A, Th.M., M.A, Th.D., D.D., Ll.D., fost profesor de istoria Vechiului Testament şi de arheologie biblică, Pittsburg Theological Seminary, Pennsylvania.

J.M. J. Murray, M.A, Th.M., fost profesor de teologie sistematică, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia.

J.M.H. J.M. Houston, M A, B.Sc., D.Phil., fost rector, Regent College, Vancouver, BC.

J.N.B. J.N. Birdsall, MA, Ph.D., F.RAS., profesor de Noul Testament şi critică textuală, University of Birmingham.

J.N.G. J.N. Geldenhuys, B.A, B.D., Th.M.

J.P. J. Phillip, M.A, pastor la Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh.

J.P.B. J.P. Baker, M.A, B.D., preot la Newick, East Sussex.

J.P.K. J.P. Kane, Ph.D., Dip.Ed., profesor de greacă elenistă, University of Manchester.

J.P.U.L. J.P.U. Lilley, M.A, F.CA, Magdalen College, Oxford.

J.R. J. Rea, M.A, Th.D., profesor de Vechiul Testament, Melodyland School of Theology, Anaheim, California.

J.Ru. J. Ruffle, M.A, custode, Gulbenkian Museum of Oriental Art, University of Durham.

J.S.W. J.S. Wright, M.A, fost director, Tyndale Hall, Bristol; preot la Bristol Cathedral.

J.T. J.A Thompson, B.A, M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D., cercetăor consultant, American Bible Society.

J.T.W. J.T. Withney, M.A, L.C.P., Ph.D., şeful catedrei de studii religioase, South East Essex Sixth Form College.

J.W.C. J.W. Charley, M.A, director la Shrewsbury House şi Preot la St. Peters, Everton, Liverpool.

J.W.D. J.W. Drane, M.A, Ph.D., Lector de studii religioase, University of Stirling.

J.W.M. J.W. Meiklejohn, M.B.E., M.A., fost secretar pentru Inter-School Christian Fellowship to Scotland.

K.A.K. K.A. Kitchen, B.A, Ph.D., lector de limba egipteană şi coptică, University of Liverpool.

K.L.Mc.K. K.L. McKay, B.A, M.A, lector de literatură clasică, The Australian National University, Canberra.

L.C.A. L.C. Allen, M.A, Ph.D., profesor de limba şi literatura Vechiului Testament, London Bible College.

L.L.M. L.L. Morris., M.Sc., M.Th., Ph.D., fost rector, Ridley College, Melbourne; preot la St. Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne.

M.A.M. M.A.MacLeod, M.A, director, Christian Witness to Israel.

M.B. D-na M. Beeching, B A, B.D., M. Ed., fost profesor şi şef al catedrei de teologie, Cheshire College of Education, Alsager.

M.G.K. C.M.G. Kline, Th.M., Ph.D., profesor de Vechiul Testament, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, Mass.

M.H.C. M.H. Cressey, M.A, profesor de teologie sistematică şi de apologetică, Westminster College, Cambridge.

M.J.S. M.J. Selman, B.A, M.A, Ph.D., profesor de Vechiul Testament, Spurgeon’s College, London.

M.J.S.R. M.J.S. Rudwick, M.A, Ph.D., Sc.D., profesor de istoria ştiinţei, The Free University, Amsterdam.

M.R.G. M.R. Gordon, B.D., rector, Bible Institute of South Africa, Kalk Bay, South Africa.

M.R.W.F. M.R.W. Farrer, M.A, vicar la St. Paulis Church, Cambridge.

M.T.F. M.T. Fermer, B.A, B.Sc., A.R.C.S., preot la Old Brampton şi Loundsley Green, Derbyshire.

N.H. N. Hillyer, B.D., S.Th., A.L.C.D., fost bibliotecar, Tyndale House, Cambridge; vicar la Hatherleigh, Devonshire.

N.H.R. N.H. Ridderbos, D.D., profesor emerit de Vechiul Testament, The Free University, Amsterdam.

P.A.B. P.A Blair, M.A, preot la Barking, Essex.

P.E. P. Ellingworth, B.A, M.A, Ph.D., traducator consultant pentru United Bible Societies, London.

P.E.H. P.E. Hughes, M.A, B.D., Th.D., D. Lilt., profesor la Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, preot la St. John’s Episcopal Church, Huntington Valley, Pennsylvania.

P.H.D. P.H. Davids, B.A, M.Div., Ph.D., şeful catedrei de studii şi limbi biblice, Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry, Ambridge, Pennsylvania.

P.W. P. Wolley, B.A, Th.M., D.D., profesor emerit de istoria bisericii, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia.

R.A.F. R.A Finlayson, MA, profesor emerit de teologie sistematică, Free Church College, Edinburgh.

R.A.H.G. R.A.H. Gunner, B.A., M.Th., lector de limbi moderne şi lector de studii religioase, Brooklands Technical College, Weybridge, Surrey.

R.A.S. R.A. Stewart, M.A, B.D., M.Litt., fost pastor la Church of Scotland.

R.E.N. R.E. Nixon, M.A, fost rector, St. Johnfs College, Nottingham.

R.H.M. R.H. Mounce, B.A, B.D., Th.D., Ph.D., rector, Whitworth College, Spokane, Washington State.

R.J.A.S. R.J.A. Sheriffs, B.A, B.D., Ph.D., fost lector de Vechiul Testament, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, Cape Province.

R.J.B. R.J. Bauckham, M.A, Ph.D., profesor de istoria gândirii creştine, University of Manchester.

R.J.C. R.J. Coates, M.A, fost director, Latimer House, Oxford.

R.J.McK. R.J. McKelvey, B.A, M.Th., D.Phil, rector, The Congregational College, Manchester.

R.J.T. R.J. Thompson, M.A, B.D., Th.M., D. Theol., lector în teologia biblică şi istorică şi în etica creştină, Spurgeon’s College, Londra; fost rector, New Zealand Baptist Theological College, Auckland.

R.J.W. R.J. Way, M.A, pastor la St. Columba’s United Reformed Church, Leeds.

R.K.H. R.K. Harrison, M.Th., Ph.D., D.D., profesor de Vechiul Testament, Wycliffe College, University of Toronto.

R.N.C. R.N. Caswell, M.A, Ph.D., şeful catedrei de educaţie religioasă, The Academical Institution, Coleraine, Northern Ireland.

R.P.G. R.P. Gordon, M.A, Ph.D., profesor de Vehiul Testament, University of Cambridge.

R.P.M. R.P. Martin, M.A, Ph.D., Profesor de Noul estament, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California.

R.S.W. R.S. Wallace, M.A, B.Sc., Ph.D., profesor merit, Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, Georgia.

R.T.B. R.T. Beckwith, M.A, director, Latimer House, Oxford.

R.T.F. R.T. France, M.A, B.D., Ph.D., prorector, London Bible College.

R.V.G.T. R.V.G. Tasker, M.A, D.D., fost profesor de exegeza Noului Testament, University of London.

S.S.S. S.S. Smaley, M.A, B.D., Ph.D., episcop la Coventry Cathedral.

T.C.M. T.C. Mitchell, M.A., Custode adjunct, Department of Western Asiatic Antiquities, British Museum.

T.H.J. T.H. Jones, M.A, B.D., A.M.B.I.M., arhidiacon de Loughborough.

W.G.P. W.G. Putman, B.A, B.D., pastor metodist, High Wycombe, Bucks.

W.H.O. W.H. Gispen, D.Theol., doctorand în limbi semitice, profesor emerit de ebraică şi Vechiul Testament, The Frec University, Amsterdam.

W.J.C. W J. Cameron, M.A, B.D., profesor de limba, literatura, exegeza şi teologia Noului Testament, Free church of Scotlaod College, Edinburgh.

W.J.M. W.J. Martin, MA., Th.B., Ph.D., fost şef al Departamentului de ebraică şi limbi semitice antice, University of Liverpool.

W.O. W. Osborne, MA., M.Phil., lector de Vechiul Testament, The Bible College of New Zeeland.

W.W.W. W. W. Wessel, MA., Ph.D., profesor de Noul Testament, Bethel College, St. Paul, Minnesota.