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Feasting on the Word, Year C

Feasting on the Word, Year C

by David L. Bartlett and Barbara Brown Taylor

Feasting on the Word: Year C includes all four volumes referencing Year C of the Revised Common Lectionary. It covers all the Sundays in the lectionary cycle, along with movable occasions, such as Christmas Day, Epiphany, Holy Week, and All Saints' Day. For each lectionary text, preachers will find four brief essays—one each on the t… Read more…

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Welwyn Commentary Series - 2 Corinthians - Strength In Weakness

Welwyn Commentary Series - 2 Corinthians - Strength In Weakness

by Philip J. Arthur

2 Corinthians provides a compelling portrait of the Apostle Paul - his soul is bared and his readers are given a glimpse of his inner life. We are enabled to see what made him tick and what were the motives and attitudes that moulded his life of service for Christ. Amongst other things, the author suggests that this letter is for Christians who want to stand… Read more…

Welwyn Commentary Series - Zephaniah - Coming Of The Warrior King

Welwyn Commentary Series - Zephaniah - Coming Of The Warrior King

by Daniel Webber

One of the greatest needs of the modern church is to know God and to know him better. We need a knowledge of God that not only stimulates the mind, but moves the heart to worship and the will to obey. The most clear and certain source of such knowledge is, of course, to be found in the Bible. The books of both its Old and New Testaments furnish us with the k… Read more…

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

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

by J. A. Motyer

"Affluence, exploitation and the profit motive were the most notable features of the society which Amos observed and in which he worked . . . "Standards had gone to pot. Authority and the rule of law were despised, and national leadership, while reeling in the publicity and dignity of position . . . Seemed to be contributing to th… Read more…

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Reading the New Testament - Luke

Reading the New Testament - Luke

by Charles H. Talbert

Reading Luke: A Literary and Theological Commentary on the Third Gospel concentrates on the literary and theological distinctives of the third Gospel. Charles Talbert’s effective and insightful commentary enables its reader to see and feel the full force of the literary masterpiece that begins the Christian story in the birth of Jesus Christ and continues … Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Acts of the Apostles

Pillar New Testament Commentary: 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…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Proverbs 15-31

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Proverbs 15-31

by Bruce K. Waltke

The New International Commentary: The Book of Proverbs Chapters 15-31 has been carefully crafted for over twenty five years and is expected to set the bar in Proverbs research. Authored by the prominent Old Testament scholar Bruce Waltke, this dual-volume commentary is undoubtedly the most thorough study of Proverbs available. Waltke’s w… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Sermon on the Mount

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Sermon on the Mount

by James Montgomery Boice

Jesus' Sermon on the Mount shows us the absolute necessity of the new birth and a regenerated heart. It points us to Jesus himself. And it indicates the way to blessing for Christians--how we can please our heavenly Father. In this unique addition to his popular commentary series, James Montgomery Boice provides an in-depth look into … Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Letters of John

NIV Application Commentary Letters of John

by Gary M. Burge

The epistles of John betray the continuing challenges the early church faced. In this volume of the NIV Application Commentary series, Gary M. Burge (Ph.D., King’s College, Aberdeen University) leads us through John’s letters, connecting them to John’s Gospel as he goes, and illuminates their original messages and how we can apply them here and now.… Read more…

New American Commentary (NAC) Volume 2 - Exodus

New American Commentary (NAC) Volume 2 - Exodus

by Douglas Stuart

The New American Commentary - Volume 2: Exodus " . . . all New American Commentary authors affirm the divine inspiration, inerrancy, complete truthfulness, and full authority of the Bible. The perspective of the NAC is unapologetically confessional and rooted in the evangelical tradition.... Thus, the commentary concentrates on theolog… Read more…

New American Commentary (NAC) Volume 19B: Amos, Obadiah, Jonah

New American Commentary (NAC) Volume 19B: Amos, Obadiah, Jonah

by Billy K. Smith and Frank S. Page

The New American Commentary - Volume 19B: Amos, Obadiah, Jonah " . . . all New American Commentary authors affirm the divine inspiration, inerrancy, complete truthfulness, and full authority of the Bible. The perspective of the NAC is unapologetically confessional and rooted in the evangelical tradition.... Thus, the commentary concent… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Esther

NIV Application Commentary Esther

by Karen H. Jobes

The book of Esther tells a story of God’s providence, without ever directly mentioning Him. Set while the Israelites are captives in Persia, God’s chosen people are repeatedly endangered by people like Haman, who desires that every Jew be put to death. However, they are repeatedly protected by God. No doubt Haman sees God’s saving action as some shadow… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Romans

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Romans

by James R. Edwards

Each volume in the Understanding the Bible Commentary Series breaks down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. They present a careful section-by-section exposition of the biblical books with key terms and phrases highlighted and all Greek transliterat… Read more…

Expositor's Bible Commentary - Revised (Vol. 12: Ephesians-Philemon)

Expositor's Bible Commentary - Revised (Vol. 12: Ephesians-Philemon)

by Tremper Longman III and David E. Garland

Continuing a Gold Medallion Award-winning legacy, this completely revised edition of The Expositor’s Bible Commentary series puts world-class biblical scholarship in your hands. Based on the original twelve-volume set that has become a staple in college and seminary libraries and pastors’ studies worldwide, this new thirteen-volume edition marshals the m… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 21: Psalms 101–150, rev. ed. (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 21: Psalms 101–150, rev. ed. (WBC)

by Leslie C. Allen

This is Volume 21 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 101-150 of the book of Psalms. 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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 51: 1, 2, 3 John (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 51: 1, 2, 3 John (WBC)

by Stephen Smalley

Dr. Smalley's exhaustive commentary on the Greek text of the letters of John argues that they, together with the Fourth Gospel, record and reflect the spiritual history of the Johannine community itself. These letters contain theological, ethical and practical truths that are fundamental to the Christian position in every age: that Jesus is one with God … Read more…

Teach the Text Commentary Series: 1 and 2 Samuel

Teach the Text Commentary Series: 1 and 2 Samuel

by Robert B. Chisholm Jr.

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 equal secti… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Matthew

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Matthew

by David L. Turner

New Testament scholar David Turner offers a substantive yet highly accessible commentary on Matthew in this addition to the BECNT series. With extensive research and thoughtful chapter-by-chapter exegesis, Turner leads readers through all aspects of the Gospel of Matthew--sociological, historical, and theological--to help them better understand and explain t… Read more…

Revelation 1-11 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Revelation 1-11 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

These study guides, part of a set from noted Bible scholar, John MacArthur, take readers on a journey through biblical texts to discover what lies beneath the surface, focusing on meaning and context, and then reflecting on the explored passage or concept. With probing questions that guide the reader toward application, as well as ample space for journal… Read more…

BE Confident (Wiersbe BE Series - Hebrews)

BE Confident (Wiersbe BE Series - Hebrews)

by Warren Wiersbe

Hebrews—written by Christians, to Christians, and for Christians—is loaded with spiritual truth accessible to any believer looking to grasp the importance of faith. Penned at a politically unstable time, Hebrews targets believers tempted to abandon their faith and slip back into the rules and regulations of Judaism. In our politically … Read more…

BE Strong (Wiersbe BE Series - Joshua)

BE Strong (Wiersbe BE Series - Joshua)

by Warren Wiersbe

It can seem as though today's culture encourages weakness, not strength. And this attitude has crept into the church: Don't take a strong position of faith. Don't take a strong view of evangelism. Don't maintain strong moral values. Yet God's people are called to be soldiers, and to fight for His cause and kingdom. Based on the book of Jo… Read more…

Micah (Hermeneia)

Micah (Hermeneia)

by Delbert R. Hillers

With refreshing respect for the reader, Hillers lays out the evidence for his case cautiously and asks the readers to form their own decisions ... He very sensitively explicates the many figures of speech and collects a most helpful set of biblical passages which illuminate the text. His skill in saying much in a few, well- chosen words is impressive.… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Ezekiel 1-20

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Ezekiel 1-20

by Moshe Greenberg

In Ezekiel 1-20, the first of two volumes of commentary on the Scripture attributed to the third major Old Testament prophet, Moshe Greenberg uses accessible prose to explain Ezekiel’s ecstatic, erratic, almost incomprehensible otherworldly visions and prophecies. One of this century’s most respected biblical scholars, Greenberg translates the text, iden… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Judith

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Judith

by Carey A. Moore

Judith is Volume 40 in the acclaimed Anchor Bible series of new book-by-book translations of the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha. In the Apocrypha, Judith is the saint who murdered for her people. She offered herself to Holofernes, the Assyrian general sent by Nebuchadnezzar to destroy the Israelites. After she had charmed Holofernes with flattery and … Read more…

Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture: Hebrews (NT Vol 10)

Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture: Hebrews (NT Vol 10)

by Thomas C. Oden and Erik Heen

The Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture does what very few of today's students of the Bible could do for themselves. With the aid of computer technology, the vast array of writings from the church fathers—including much that is available only in the ancient languages—have been combed for their comment on Scripture. From these results, scholars … Read more…

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Bible Speaks Today, New Testament (BST):  The Message of 2 Timothy

Bible Speaks Today, New Testament (BST): The Message of 2 Timothy

by John Stott

John Stott writes, 'During the gestation of this book I seem to have lived inside the second letter of Paul to Timothy. In imagination I have sat down beside Timothy and have tried myself to hear and heed this final charge from the aging apostle ... 'On each occasion I have been impressed afresh by the timeliness for today of what … Read more…

Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries: Joel and Amos Vol 25

Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries: Joel and Amos Vol 25

by David Hubbard

Joel's arresting imagery--blasting trumpet, darkened sun and marching hosts--has shaped the church's eschatological vision of a day of wrath. Amos's ringing indictments--callous oppression, heartless worship and self-seeking gain--have periodically awakened the conscience of God's people. Twenty-five-hund… Read more…

Crossway Classic Commentaries - Psalms (Vol. 1)

Crossway Classic Commentaries - Psalms (Vol. 1)

by J. I. Packer, Charles H. Spurgeon and Alister McGrath

For hundreds of years Christendom has been blessed with Bible commentaries written by great men of God highly respected for their godly walk and their insight into spiritual truth. The Crossway Classic Commentaries present the very best work on individual Bible books, carefully adapted for maximum understanding and usefulness for today's believers. This … Read more…

Swindoll's Living Insights: Insights on 1&2 Timothy, Titus (Vol. 11)

Swindoll's Living Insights: Insights on 1&2 Timothy, Titus (Vol. 11)

by Charles Swindoll

Insights on 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus explores Paul’s Pastoral Epistles as a part of the 15-volume Swindoll’s Living Insights New Testament Commentary series. This newly revised and expanded edition draws on Gold Medallion Award–winner Chuck Swindoll’s 50 years of experience with studying and preaching God’s Word. His deep insight, signature easygoing s… Read more…

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For Everyone Commentary Series - John - Part 1

For Everyone Commentary Series - John - Part 1

by N. T. Wright

Making use of his scholar's understanding, yet writing in an approachable and anecdotal style, Tom Wright manages to unravel the great complexity of the extraordinary Gospel of John. He describes it as ""one of the great books in the literature of the world; and part of its greatness is the way it reveals its secrets not just to a high-flown lean… Read more…


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