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New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah

by F. Charles Fensham

In the New International Commentary: The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah, F. Charles Fensham carefully walks readers through the books of Ezra and Nehemiah—two books that are central for a correct understanding of the origins of Judaism, particularly the roots of the Pharisees. This serves as invaluable background to Jesus’ interactions with the Jewish author… Read more…

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

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: 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…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Proverbs 1-15

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Proverbs 1-15

by Bruce K. Waltke

The eagerly awaited New International Commentary: The Book of Proverbs Chapters 1-15 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 wo… 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 work utilizes new… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Ecclesiastes

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Ecclesiastes

by Tremper Longman III

Ecclesiastes both absorbing and unforgettable. It stands out in the OT because of its strikingly distinct message. Author Tremper Longman III gives the speaker of the book the name Qohelet, who confronts doubts common in our own time as well as his. Qohelet is compelled by the question, “Where can we finding meaning in the world?” And though his mantra s… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: Song of Songs

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: Song of Songs

by Tremper Longman III

The Song of Songs focuses on the most important of human relationships—marriage. However, it is one of the lesser-studied books in the Bible in spite of its importance in our daily lives. In the New International Commentary: Song of Songs, Tremper Longman III explains the book for contemporary readers and examines the analogy of God's love for his people t… Read more…

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

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: 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…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Isaiah 40-66

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Isaiah 40-66

by John Oswalt

Chapters 40-66 of Isaiah are some of the most beautifully written chapters in the Bible. As the writer addresses Jews during and returning from the exile, you’ll find messages of hope and encouragement as Israel faces the challenge of rediscovering its identity as God’s chosen people. In the New International Commentary: Isaiah Chapters 40-66, widely … Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Jeremiah

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Jeremiah

by John A. Thompson

The New International Commentary: The Book of Jeremiah by J.A. Thompson is advanced yet easy to read. It’s one of the best works on Jeremiah available today—it will help you understand this truly wonderful book that emphasizes God’s covenant love for his people. Aside from the commentary itself, Thompson’s book on Jeremiah seeks to solidify your know… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Ezekiel 1-24

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Ezekiel 1-24

by Daniel Block

The first twenty four chapters of Ezekiel can seem impossible at times, with their symbolic language and downright extraordinary descriptions. With the New International Commentary: Ezekiel Chapters 1-24 by Daniel Block, the difference will seem like night and day as he guides you through these challenging chapters. Block first offers an introduction that ex… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Ezekiel 25-48

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Ezekiel 25-48

by Daniel Block

The latter half of Ezekiel doesn’t necessarily land you out of the woods in terms of clarity—if anything, God’s constant anger and apparently confusing language here can be distressing. But the New International Commentary: Ezekiel Chapters 25-48 by Daniel Block walks you through these chapters verse-by-verse and brings out Ezekiel’s content and mean… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Books of Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Books of Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah

by Leslie C. Allen

Despite the popularity of the Minor Prophets’ focus on social justice, they are often overshadowed by the rest of the Bible. Additionally, they are home to a host of historical/literary challenges that scholars have been working with for decades—challenges that all Christians should be aware of. In the New International Commentary: Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, … Read more…

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

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: 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…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Books of Haggai and Malachi

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Books of Haggai and Malachi

by Pieter A. Verhoef

Haggai and Malachi are two significant but sometimes marginalized books. The New International Commentary: Haggai and Malachi by Pieter A. Verhoef is a comprehensive, critical interpretation and explanation of these two books in terms of how their messages are connected to today’s church. In his introductions to these books, Verhoef includes information… Read more…

IVP New Testament Commentary Series - Revelation

IVP New Testament Commentary Series - Revelation

by J. Ramsey Michaels

Perspectives on Revelation are everywhere. One affirms that its events reflect happenings contemporary to John’s life. An alternate view sees Revelation as a prophetic summary of church history. Yet another presents the account as a perfect forecast of the end times. However, as J. Ramsey Michaels argues, these positions nullify Revelation’s meaning to … Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Matthew

NIV Application Commentary Matthew

by Michael J. Wilkins

The NIV Application Commentary on Matthew shows readers how this Gospel can have the same transformative force today as it did when it was first written. There is no way to exaggerate the effect the Gospel of Matthew has had on the church through the ages, especially right after Jesus’ ascension. His constant citations of scripture were extremely valuab… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Genesis Volume 1

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Genesis Volume 1

by James Montgomery Boice

What can we gain from studying the Book of Genesis? According to James Montgomery Boice, starting at the beginning of everything causes us to think about God and to understand ourselves as fallen, yet redeemable. This knowledge not only deepen our understanding of the Christian faith but also enhances our ability to impart the gospel's truth to a world despe… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Genesis Volume 2

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Genesis Volume 2

by James Montgomery Boice

In this commentary on Genesis 12-36, Boice traces the "new beginning" of God's plan of redemption, which arose out of God's relationship with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. By delving into the patriarchs' lives, Boice demonstrates how much they are like us and how easily we relate to them, both in triumphs and failures. The second of three volumes on the Book… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Genesis Volume 3

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Genesis Volume 3

by James Montgomery Boice

No man in Scripture lived more consistently and completely for God than did Joseph, a favorite son of Jacob. In times of adversity and in times of prosperity-both of which offered the temptation to deny God and his lordship-Joseph remained steadfast. Living by Faith is the third and final volume on Genesis. Volume 1 focused on God's relationship to the co… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Nehemiah

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Nehemiah

by James Montgomery Boice

Nehemiah was a great leader. According to James Montgomery Boice, Nehemiah's leadership abilities were born from his submission to God, his ability to focus on the right goals, his wisdom in handling complex situations, and his courage to act decisively. "But the most important thing about Nehemiah," says Boice, "is that he was a man of God, and because he w… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Psalms Volume 1

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Psalms Volume 1

by James Montgomery Boice

Whether you're a serious Bible student probing through Psalm 19 or a first-time reader inspired by the promise of Psalm 23, this first volume on the book of Psalms explores each of the first forty-one psalms, uncovering deep reflections, wisdom for living, and verses of praise, confidence, and repentance. Psalm 1 stresses the importance of God's guidance … Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Psalms Volume 2

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Psalms Volume 2

by James Montgomery Boice

Covering Psalms 42-106, this second volume on the book of Psalms portrays the realities of human life and the peace that is found in God alone. James Montgomery Boice explores the life of David--his pain, trials, joy, and spiritual aspirations. Psalm 47 reveals God as king of all the earth and calls people of all nations to praise him. Psalm 62 speaks Go… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Psalms Volume 3

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Psalms Volume 3

by James Montgomery Boice

Exploring Psalms 107-150, this third and final volume on the book of Psalms offers solid, practical, and well-illustrated expositions on God's nurturing, grace, comfort, and instruction. James Montgomery Boice expounds on the theme of worship--what true worship is, who should worship, and when and how we should praise God. Psalm 110 calls us to offer our … Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Daniel

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Daniel

by James Montgomery Boice

Through Daniel's visions and experiences as an exile in Babylon, the book of Daniel gives us a clearer understanding of history than any other part of the Bible. Daniel also makes it clear that God is in control of all human events that have unfolded or will occur in the future. At the same time, he shows us how to live for God in ungodly days-like our own. … Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Minor Prophets Volume 1: Hosea - Jonah

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Minor Prophets Volume 1: Hosea - Jonah

by James Montgomery Boice

The Minor Prophets dramatize the character of God as few other books in the Bible do. According to noted expositor James Montgomery Boice, they particularly highlight three aspects of God's character: his sovereignty, his holiness, and his love. The messages of the Minor Prophets and their pertinent application for our lives should not be dismissed. This … Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Minor Prophets Volume 2: Micah - Malachi

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Minor Prophets Volume 2: Micah - Malachi

by James Montgomery Boice

The Minor Prophets dramatize the character of God as few other books in the Bible do. According to noted expositor James Montgomery Boice, they particularly highlight three aspects of God's character: his sovereignty, his holiness, and his love. The messages of the Minor Prophets and their pertinent application for our lives should not be dismissed. This … Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Matthew Volume 1

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Matthew Volume 1

by James Montgomery Boice

The Gospel of Matthew, says James Montgomery Boice, is "the first of the Gospels, the longest, the most Jewish, the most evangelistic, and, in many was, the most compelling." This two-volume expositional and inspirational commentary on the book of Matthew integrates rigorous scholarship and clear communication. It will inform and help a wide range of read… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Matthew Volume 2

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Matthew Volume 2

by James Montgomery Boice

The Gospel of Matthew, says James Montgomery Boice, is "the first of the Gospels, the longest, the most Jewish, the most evangelistic, and, in many was, the most compelling." This two-volume expositional and inspirational commentary on the book of Matthew integrates rigorous scholarship and clear communication. It will inform and help a wide range of read… 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 the Sermon on the Mo… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Gospel of John Volume 1

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Gospel of John Volume 1

by James Montgomery Boice

The Gospel of John, says James Montgomery Boice, is "a powerful source of instruction and comfort to many millions of God's people down through the ages of church history." Exploring chapters 1-4, this first volume on the Gospel of John is an insightful study and devotional guide for serious Bible students as well as interested laypersons. James Montgomer… Read more…


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