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Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): The Letters of 2 Peter and Jude

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): The Letters of 2 Peter and Jude

by Peter H. Davids

Filling a notable gap in scholarship on 2 Peter and Jude, Peter Davids artfully unpacks these two neglected but fascinating epistles that deal with the confrontation between the Greco-Roman world and the burgeoning first-century Jesus communities. Davids firmly grasps the overall structure of these oft-maligned epistles and presents a strong case for 2 Peter… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Joshua

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Joshua

by Marten H. Woudstra

Whereas the Pentateuch is, largely, an account of Israel’s failures, Joshua is a success story. Here, God’s people finally take possession of the land promised to them. They conquer a great deal of kingdoms and experience the fullness of God’s blessings: “[n]ot one word of all the good promises that the LORD had made to the house of Israel had failed… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 1: Genesis 1–15 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 1: Genesis 1–15 (WBC)

by Gordon J. Wenham

Volume 1 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the chapters 1-15 of the book of Genesis. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structu… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 34a: Mark 1–8:26 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 34a: Mark 1–8:26 (WBC)

by Robert A. Guelich

This is Volume 34a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-8 of the book of Mark. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, struc… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Unceasing Kindness: A Biblical Theology of Ruth (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Unceasing Kindness: A Biblical Theology of Ruth (NSBT)

by Peter Lau and Gregory Goswell

The Old Testament book of Ruth is understandably a firm favorite in the church for small-group study and preaching: a heart-warming story of loyalty and love, a satisfying tale of a journey from famine to fullness. In the academy, the book has been a testing ground for a variety of hermeneutical approaches, and many different ways of interpreting it have bee… Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): The Epistle to the Romans

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): The Epistle to the Romans

by Douglas J. Moo

Paul's letter to the Romans has been called "the quintessence and perfection of saving doctrine." Perhaps the most challenging and thoroughly doctrinal book of the entire New Testament, Romans deals with many issues that are basic to Christian theology and practice. In this volume respected New Testament scholar Douglas J. Moo provides a superb s… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Jeremiah

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Jeremiah

by John A. Thompson

The New International Commentary: The Book of Jeremiah by J.A. Thompson is advanced yet easy to read. It’s one of the best works on Jeremiah available today—it will help you understand this truly wonderful book that emphasizes God’s covenant love for his people. Aside from the commentary itself, Thompson’s book on Jeremiah seeks to solidify your know… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Identity and Idolatry: The Image of God and Its Inversion (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Identity and Idolatry: The Image of God and Its Inversion (NSBT)

by Richard Lints

One of Desiring God's Top 15 Books of 2015 "So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them." (Genesis 1:27) Genesis 1:26-27 has served as the locus of most theological anthropologies in the central Christian tradition. However, Richard Lints observes t… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 13: 2 Kings (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 13: 2 Kings (WBC)

by T. R. Hobbs

This is Volume 13 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of 2 Kings. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and the… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 45: 1 & 2 Thessalonians (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 45: 1 & 2 Thessalonians (WBC)

by F. F. Bruce

This is Volume 45 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering both 1 Thessalonians and 2 Thessalonians. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic… Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): The Epistles of John

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): The Epistles of John

by I. Howard Marshall

The three Epistles of John, according to I. Howard Marshall, are concerned with the fundamentals of Christian belief and life - faith and love. The reader who grasps the message of these short but essential letters will have a sound basis in Christian doctrine. This group of Epistles, says Marshall, is also a good starting point for the study of the Gospel o… Read more…

Old Testament Theology, Volume 2: Israel's Faith

Old Testament Theology, Volume 2: Israel's Faith

by John Goldingay

Old Testament Theology: Israel's Faith is the second of John Goldingay's magisterial three-volume Old Testament Theology. The award-winning first volume, Old Testament Theology: Israel's Gospel, followed the story line of the First Testament, developing its narrative theology. This volume finds its point of departure in the Prophets, Psalms and W… Read more…


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