C.F. Evans' commentary on Luke's Gospel is one of the classic works of New Testament scholarship in the twentieth century. Originally published in 1990, it has been out of print for some time. C.F. Evans taught several generations of students and clergy, including people like Desmond Tutu, who have been profoundly influenced by his teaching and his personality. This re-issue has a new introduction by Michael Wolter and Robert Morgan.
C.F. Evans was Lightfoot Professor of Divinity at the University of Durham (1958-1962) and later Professor of the New Testament at King's College, London (1962-1977). He was one of the leading New Testament scholars in the English language of the twentieth century. Michael Wolter is Professor of New Testament Studies at the University of Bonn in Germany and the author of the most recent and most important current commentary on Luke's Gospel.Robert Morgan is University Lecturer of New Testament Theology and Fellow of Linacre College, Oxford.