Isaak, Jon M.
About the author: Jon Isaak is currently Assistant Professor of New Testament at Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary in Fresno, California. Isaak holds degrees from the University of Winnipeg, Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary, and McGill University.2002 0-7734-6900-1
The religious text at the center of this argument is an anonymous early Christian text that has come to be known as 'the Letter to the Hebrews'. For some New Testament scholars and historians of Early Christianity, Hebrews presents something of a riddle. As such, it provides a particularly useful case study of the contemporary methods used for situating ancient religious texts in their original setting.