Biblical Studies for the Olive Tree Bible App - Olive Tree Bible Software

Save on Classic Commentaries & More - Up to 70%!

Biblical Studies

For the Olive Tree Bible App

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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 22: Proverbs (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 22: Proverbs (WBC)

by Roland Murphy

This is Volume 22 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Proverbs. 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 52b: Revelation 6–16 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 52b: Revelation 6–16 (WBC)

by David E. Aune

This is Volume 52b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 6-16 of the book of Revelation. 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…

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): 1 and 2 Thessalonians

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): 1 and 2 Thessalonians

by Gene L. Green

In this commentary Gene Green reads Paul's two letters to the Thessalonians in light of the canon of Scripture and of new knowledge about the first-century world of Thessalonica. This fruitful approach helps illuminate the impact of the gospel on its original readers and, in turn, shows how potent a force it can be for the church and society today. &… Read more…

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

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

by Timothy R. Ashley

Numbers is an account with two central figures: God and Israel. Although the account appears strange and even cruel at times, the difficulties presented by Numbers deserve to be honestly faced by today’s Bible readers. The New International Commentary: The Book of Numbers will also hone in on the recurring theme of following God without deviation—a theme… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 33a: Matthew 1–13 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 33a: Matthew 1–13 (WBC)

by Donald A. Hagner

This is Volume 33a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-13 of the book of Matthew. 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, s… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - With the Clouds of Heaven: The Book of Daniel in Biblical Theology (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - With the Clouds of Heaven: The Book of Daniel in Biblical Theology (NSBT)

by James M. HamiltonJr.

"And behold, with the clouds of heaven there came one like a son of man, and he came to the Ancient of Days and was presented before him. And to him was given dominion and glory and a kingdom." (Daniel 7:13-14 ESV). Perceiving a hole in evangelical biblical theology that should be filled with a robust treatment of the book of Danie… Read more…

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

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

by Leon Morris

Morris states in his introduction that John “…is a simple Gospel. The humblest believer can read it and understand it and profit from it”, but notes that “…there are unplumbed depths in the limpid clarity of this writing. What at first appears obvious is presently seen to pose problems. Most students would agree with Hoskyns that years of close stu… Read more…

New Testament Library: Images of the Church in the New Testament (Minear 2004) — NTL

New Testament Library: Images of the Church in the New Testament (Minear 2004) — NTL

by Paul Sevier Minear

First published in 1960, Paul Minear's classic work identifies and explicates ninety-six images for the church found in the New Testament. Comprehensive and accessibly written, it has been used in seminary classes for over thirty years. Its range of reach and incredibly rich discussions of the many images and metaphors make this book a splendid resource … Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Isaiah 1-39

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Isaiah 1-39

by John Oswalt

This first installment of John N. Oswalt’s New International Commentary: The Book of Isaiah is excellent on all fronts: whether you approach from a theological, literary, or linguistic perspective, you can’t go wrong. Oswalt combines all these things with a great deal of historical context to provide a reliable commentary on Isaiah—an immensely vital p… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 11: 2 Samuel (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 11: 2 Samuel (WBC)

by Arnold A. Anderson

This is Volume 11 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of 2 Samuel. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading Bible scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, … Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 42: Ephesians (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 42: Ephesians (WBC)

by Andrew T. Lincoln

This is Volume 42 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Ephesians. 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 t… Read more…


(Number of titles: 979)