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Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Ruth

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Ruth

by Edward R. Campbell, Jr.

Ruth (Volume 7 in the Anchor Bible Commentary Series), a tale of human kindness and just dealing far beyond the norm, contains elements that for centuries have been the subject of debate. With a sprightly translation and a commentary rich in informed speculation, Professor Campbell considers the questions of layman and scholar alike. Findi… Read more…

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 … Read more…

Bible Speaks Today, New Testament (BST):  The Message of 1 Corinthians

Bible Speaks Today, New Testament (BST): The Message of 1 Corinthians

by David Prior

David Prior, in The Message of I Corinthians, writes first of all as a pastor. His conviction is that 1 Corinthians is uniquely a tract for our times. His aim is that churches will recognise the problems and tensions inherent in being God's people in the increasingly urban world today, and not be ignorant of the true spirituality that is the work of the … Read more…

Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries: Proverbs Vol 17

Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries: Proverbs Vol 17

by Derek Kidner

Proverbs--a book full of wisdom--and yet a book demanding all one's wisdom to understand. Derek Kidner not only has provided a running commentary on the whole of Proverbs but has also included two helpful study aids. The first is a set of subject guides that pull together teaching scattered throughout the book. The second is a short co… Read more…

John: The Gospel of Wisdom  (The Biblical Imagination Series)

John: The Gospel of Wisdom (The Biblical Imagination Series)

by Michael Card

With time and experience comes wisdom. John, the longest-surviving of the apostles, recorded in his Gospel a portrait of Jesus that displays the depth of years of reflection on who Jesus is and what he means to the world. Writing in light of the philosophies of his day, John describes Jesus as the incarnate Word, the divine Logos, the embodiment of all truth… Read more…

Gospel of Matthew - Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture

Gospel of Matthew - Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture

by Curtis Mitch and Edward Sri

This engaging commentary on the Gospel of Matthew is the fifth of seventeen volumes in the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture (CCSS), which will cover the entire New Testament. This volume, like each in the series, relates Scripture to life, is faithfully Catholic, and is supplemented by features designed to help readers understand the Bible more deeply… Read more…

Mark 9-16 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Mark 9-16 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur, John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

"The gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God." Those words not only begin Mark’s gospel, but they also capture one of its most important themes—one that continues throughout the final eight chapters, beginning with the transfiguration and culminating with the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Join John MacArthur as he exp… Read more…

For Everyone Commentary Series - Psalms - Part 2

For Everyone Commentary Series - Psalms - Part 2

by John Goldingay

Westminster John Knox Press is pleased to present the Old Testament for Everyone series. Internationally respected Old Testament scholar John Goldingay addresses Scripture from Genesis to Malachi in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply and concisely. The series is perfect for daily devotions, group study, or personal visits… Read more…

Preaching the Word - 2 Samuel

Preaching the Word - 2 Samuel

by John Woodhouse

King David stands as one of the most important figures of world history. From children’s storybooks to Michelangelo’s famous statue, ancient Israel’s most famous king is still remembered and recognized by people around the world three thousand years after he lived. In this commentary on the book of 2 Samuel, professor and former past… Read more…

Welwyn Commentary Series - Colossians & Philemon - Christ All Sufficient

Welwyn Commentary Series - Colossians & Philemon - Christ All Sufficient

by Philip J. Arthur

Phil Arthur reminds us that there was a problem with the church in Colosse, prompting Paul to write. It seemed there was a real danger that an impressionable young church might be dragged away from their devotion to Christ. Worryingly, as today, there were those who were influenced by false teaching. The letter to Philemon was personal - he was a member of t… Read more…

Ancient Christian Texts - Commentary on John Volume 1

Ancient Christian Texts - Commentary on John Volume 1

by Joel C. Elowsky

Cyril of Alexandria (ca. 378-444), one of the most brilliant representatives of the Alexandrian theological tradition, is best known for championing the term Theotokos (God-bearer) in opposition to Nestorius of Constantinople. Cyril's great Commentary on John, offered here in the Ancient Christian Text series in two volumes, predates the Nestorian contro… Read more…

Bible Speaks Today, Old Testament (BST): The Message of Hosea

Bible Speaks Today, Old Testament (BST): The Message of Hosea

by Derek Kidner

"Go and marry a prostitute." These are the first words God spoke to his prophet Hosea. Why would he ask this of one of his special spokesman? Because he wanted to teach Hosea, the nation of Israel and all of us today a lesson we will not forget, a lesson that is painful yet joyous. Hosea's somber portrait of the human condition… Read more…


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