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Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Jonah

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Jonah

by Jack M. Sasson

Were Jonah's experiences true to the history of ancient Israel? Were they meant to be read comically, philosophically, allegorically, symbolically, or realistically? And is God godly when acting beyond the comprehension of prophets, let alone ordinary human beings? These issues, and many more, are thoughtfully considered in this meticulously detailed an… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Obadiah

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Obadiah

by Paul R. Raabe

Obadiah exemplifies the classic Israelite prophetic tradition. This brief but volatile diatribe encompasses many of the great prophetic themes, such as divine judgment against Israel's enemies, the day of Yahweh, Zion theology, Israel's possession of the promised land, and the kingship of Yahweh. These themes allow Obadiah to transcend time and touch upon so… 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: 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…

Peoples of the New Testament World

Peoples of the New Testament World

by William A. Simmons

Peoples of the New Testament World provides insight into the characters surrounding the story of Jesus. From religious groups like the Pharisees and Sadducees to individuals like John the Baptist, Peter, and Stephen, this book gives excellent summaries and historical background. Note: This resource does not contain images included in the print versi… Read more…

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Teach the Text Commentary Series: Luke

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Luke

by R. T. France

Focused Biblical Scholarship to Teach the Text Effectively The Teach the Text Commentary Series gives pastors the best of biblical scholarship and presents the information needed to move seamlessly from the meaning of the text to its effective communication. By keeping the discussion in each carefully selected preaching unit to six pages of focused commenta… Read more…

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Job

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Job

by Daniel J. Estes

Focused Biblical Scholarship to Teach the Text Effectively The Teach the Text Commentary Series gives pastors the best of biblical scholarship and presents the information needed to move seamlessly from the meaning of the text to its effective communication. By keeping the discussion in each carefully selected preaching unit to six pages of focused commenta… Read more…

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs

by Edward M. Curtis

Focused Biblical Scholarship to Teach the Text Effectively The Teach the Text Commentary Series gives pastors the best of biblical scholarship and presents the information needed to move seamlessly from the meaning of the text to its effective communication. By keeping the discussion in each carefully selected preaching unit to six pages of focused commenta… Read more…

Teach the Text Commentary Series: 1 Corinthians

Teach the Text Commentary Series: 1 Corinthians

by Preben Vang

Focused Biblical Scholarship to Teach the Text Effectively The Teach the Text Commentary Series gives pastors the best of biblical scholarship and presents the information needed to move seamlessly from the meaning of the text to its effective communication. By keeping the discussion in each carefully selected preaching unit to six pages of focused commenta… Read more…

The Bible Speaks Today: New Testament Series (22 Vols.)

The Bible Speaks Today: New Testament Series (22 Vols.)

by John Stott

Edited by John R. W. Stott, The Bible Speaks Today: New Testament Series is characterized by what Stott calls a "threefold ideal . . . to expound the biblical text with accuracy, to relate it to contemporary life and to be readable." If you preach or teach from Scripture, the Bible Speaks Today series will help you apply the timeless biblical message to t… Read more…

Biblical Imagination Series (4 Vols.)

Biblical Imagination Series (4 Vols.)

by Michael Card

For years Michael Card's music has imaginatively explored the narrative power of the Word of God. Now in the Biblical Imagination Series, Card invites readers to enter into Scripture as he has learned to do, at the level of the informed imagination. These volumes will help you discover the biblical text for yourself, ask your own questions and uncover dee… Read more…


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