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Lost World of Scripture: Ancient Literary Culture and Biblical Authority

Lost World of Scripture: Ancient Literary Culture and Biblical Authority

by John H. Walton and Brent Sandy

From John H. Walton, author of the bestselling Lost World of Genesis One,, and D. Brent Sandy, author of Plowshares and Pruning Hooks, comes a detailed look at the origins of scriptural authority in ancient oral cultures and how they inform our understanding of the Old and New Testaments today. Stemming from questions about scriptural iner… Read more…

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

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

by John E. Hartley

Job is a book of unique renown. For people who undergo any kind of suffering, Job confronts the difficult question of theodicy (as C.S. Lewis puts it, “the problem of pain”). It challenges the blessing/reward theology found in the Pentateuch and the view that God ought not be confronted in times of trial. Job is honest with God about his pain, and is ric… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 4: Leviticus (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 4: Leviticus (WBC)

by John E. Hartley

This is Volume 4 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Leviticus. 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 th… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 35b: Luke 9:21–18:34 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 35b: Luke 9:21–18:34 (WBC)

by John Nolland

This is Volume 35b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 9-18 of the book of Luke. 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, stru… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Hear, My Son: Teaching  Learning in Proverbs 1-9 (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Hear, My Son: Teaching Learning in Proverbs 1-9 (NSBT)

by Daniel J. Estes

Even a cursory reading of the book of Proverbs reveals that it is dominated by the subject of education, or personal formation. The voice of the teacher addressing his pupils resounds from its pages. A wide array of topics is presented, and frequent exhortations challenge the learner to hear and heed the teacher's instruction. This material, however, com… Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): Paul's Letter to the Philippians

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): Paul's Letter to the Philippians

by Gordon D. Fee

About the New International Commentary on the New Testament "Faithful criticism" characterizes volumes in The New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT), and is widely recognized by pastors, students, and scholars alike for its attention to the text of Scripture, its currency with contemporary scholarship, and its service to t… Read more…

Lost World of the Torah: Law as Covenant and Wisdom in Ancient Context

Lost World of the Torah: Law as Covenant and Wisdom in Ancient Context

by John H. Walton and J Harvey Walton

On the one hand, controversy arises when Old Testament laws seem either odd beyond comprehension (not eating lobster) or positively reprehensible (executing children). On the other, neglect results when we consider the law obsolete, no longer carrying any normative power (tassels on clothing, making sacrifices). Even readers who do attempt to make use of the… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Books of Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Books of Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah

by O. Palmer Robertson

History and prophecy are closely connected when it comes to God’s chosen people. The books of Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah make this explicit in the eyes of O. Palmer Robertson, who, in showing the historical context of these books in the New International Commentary: Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah, presents the compelling argument that Biblical history … Read more…

Our God

Our God

by Octavius Winslow

In Our God, Octavius Winslow examines several of the perfections of God revealed to us in Scripture. Rather than advancing a comprehensive study on the attributes of God, Winslow limits his discussion to some of the moral perfections of God, such as His love, patience, comfort, and grace. "Do you yearn to know God better? Read this book thoughtf… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 16: Ezra, Nehemiah (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 16: Ezra, Nehemiah (WBC)

by H. G. M. Williamson

This is Volume 16 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the books of Ezra and Nehemiah. 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, structur… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 48: James (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 48: James (WBC)

by Ralph P. Martin

This is Volume 48 of Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of James. 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 theologic… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): The Acts of the Apostles

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): The Acts of the Apostles

by David G. Peterson

David Peterson's comprehensive commentary offers thorough exegesis and exposition of the Acts of the Apostles, drawing on recent scholarship in the fields of narrative criticism and theological analysis, incorporating insights into historical-social background, and investigating why Luke presents his material in the way he does. In vie… Read more…


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