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Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Second Isaiah

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Second Isaiah

by Joseph Blenkinsopp

Scholars have traditionally isolated three distinct sections of what is known as the Book of Isaiah, and in Isaiah 40-55, distinguished biblical scholar Joseph Blenkinsopp provides a new translation and critical commentary on the section usually referred to as Second or Deutero Isaiah. The second volume in a three-volume commentary, it easily maintains the h… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Song of Songs

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Song of Songs

by Marvin H. Pope

The Song of Songs has been compared to a lock for which the key was lost. Traditionally ascribed to King Solomon, the book has a sensuous imagery that has been the subject of various allegorical interpretations, chiefly as relating to Yahweh’s love for Israel or Christ’s love for the Church. Marvin H. Pope suggests that the poem is what it seems, an u… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Tobit

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Tobit

by Carey A. Moore

Tobit is the story of a righteous, devout, and charitable man who—blind and miserable—sends his son, Tobiah, to collect on an old loan. To test his faith, an angel joins Tobiah on his journey, and in the end Tobiah returns with the money, a beautiful bride, and a miraculous cure for his father's affliction. Tobit's story touches us precisely because it t… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Wisdom of Ben Sira

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Wisdom of Ben Sira

by Alexander A. Di Lella and Patrick W. Skehan

The Wisdom of Ben Sira (Ecclesiasticus) contains the sayings of Ben Sira, arguably the last of Israel's wise men and its first scribe, whose world was defined and dominated by Greek ideas and ideals. This Hellenistic worldview challenged the adequacy of the religion passed down to Palestinian Jews of the second century B.C.E. by their ancestors. Ben Sira's t… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Wisdom of Solomon

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Wisdom of Solomon

by David Winston

The Anchor Bible offers new, book-by-book translations of the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha, with commentary. This volume on The Wisdom of Solomon has been prepared by David Winston, Professor of Hellenistic and Judaic Studies and Director of the Center for Judaic Studies at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. The Wisdom of Sol… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Zechariah 9-14

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Zechariah 9-14

by Carol L. Meyers and Eric M. Meyers

This commentary and new translation of Zechariah 9-14 continues the appraoch adopted in the authors' 1987 Anchor Bible volume (25B), Haggai and Zechariah 1-8. Authors Carol and Eric Meyers are perhaps uniquely qualified for this work because of their backgrounds in biblical archaeology and the social sciences. Employing the highest standards of philological,… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Zephaniah

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Zephaniah

by Adele Berlin

With keen insight and lucid analysis, Adele Berlin brings the dramatic words of the great prophet Zephaniah to life. Living under the tumultuous reign of King Josiah of Judah (640-609 BCE), Zephaniah predicted the final day of judgment when God would come to the fate of Israel and other nations. The book of Zephaniah is composed as a charged dialogue between… Read more…

Asbury Bible Commentary

Asbury Bible Commentary

by Eugene E. Carpenter

The Asbury Bible Commentary is a modern one-volume commentary on the whole Bible. This is the first one-volume evangelical Wesleyan commentary on the entire Bible. Nearly 50 Wesleyan scholars collaborated on this landmark aid to pastors, Sunday school teachers, Bible study leaders, and college and seminary students. In addition to the the thorough exegesi… Read more…

Baker Commentary on the Old Testament: Wisdom and Psalms

Baker Commentary on the Old Testament: Wisdom and Psalms

Edited by Old Testament scholar Tremper Longman III, the Baker Commentary on the Old Testament: Wisdom and Psalms is a fresh and accessible commentary on the poetic and wisdom genre of Scripture. With volumes from well known Old Testament scholars, this series is tailored to the distinctives of poetry and wisdom literature. Features include: Emphasis on … Read more…

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Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1 Corinthians

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1 Corinthians

by David E. Garland

Christianity Today 2004 Book Award Winner Paul's first letter to the Corinthians is one of the most important epistles in the New Testament. David Garland's thoughtful new commentary draws on extensive research and engages the best of contemporary scholarship while providing a readable study that will be accessible to thoughtful readers as well as student… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1 Peter

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1 Peter

by Karen H. Jobes

In this addition to the acclaimed BECNT series, Karen H. Jobes provides a fresh, insightful commentary on 1 Peter that will help students and pastors understand and apply this important letter to the world in which we live. Throughout the commentary, Jobes emphasizes the Christian's relationship to culture and the place of suffering in the Christian life.… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1-3 John

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1-3 John

by Robert W. Yarbrough

Robert Yarbrough, coauthor of the leading New Testament survey text Encountering the New Testament, here offers a historical and theological commentary on the Johannine Epistles. The commentary explores the relationship between John's Epistles and Jesus's work and teaching, interacts with recent commentaries, reviews the history of interpretation, and seeks … Read more…


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