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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…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Romans Volume 2

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Romans Volume 2

by James Montgomery Boice

"Grace reigns," says James Montgomery Boice, "not because God is gracious to us no matter what we do, but because grace has created in us a genuinely godly walk." Volume 2, The Reign of Grace, focuses on the sovereignty, grace, and holiness of God and on the need for holiness in believers. James Montgomery Boice discusses t… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Epistle to the Hebrews

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Epistle to the Hebrews

by Paul Ellingworth

Paul Ellingworth's study of the UBS Greek New Testament text brings to light the beauty of the style of the writer of Hebrews, casting away any ambiguities in the Greek prose with a strong exegetical commentary on the text. His understanding of the Old Testament and non-biblical texts in the epistle is impressive, and his theologically-sensitive style ap… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Genesis

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Genesis

by John E. Hartley

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 Hebrew translitera… Read more…

Crossway Classic Commentaries - Revelation

Crossway Classic Commentaries - Revelation

by Matthew Henry

Matthew Henry explores Revelation's imagery and symbolism as the church is reminded of God's sovereignty to accomplish His will. No other New Testament book poses more serious and difficult interpretative challenges than Revelation. Full of vivid imagery and striking symbolism, the church is ultimately reminded of God's sovere… Read more…

We Endeavour

We Endeavour

by Charles Spurgeon

From the "Prince of Preachers" Charles Haddon Spurgeon, this little book was written as helpful words for young people who wish to enter Christian service. Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-1892) converted to Christianity at the age of fifteen. By the age of twenty-two, he was the most popular preacher in England, and remained so for t… Read more…

Espresso with Esther

Espresso with Esther

by Sandra Glahn

Espresso with Esther, a Coffee Cup Bible Study, contains a Monday through Friday Bible study, complete with the Biblical Text in the NET Bible translation, questions and application-oriented devotionals for lighter weekend reading. You will explore how God works in those who put their trust in him and are willing to take risks. Designed for group or individu… 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 d… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Acts

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Acts

by David J. Williams

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…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - 1 Corinthians

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - 1 Corinthians

by Pheme Perkins

Paideia Commentaries on the New Testament proceed by sense units rather than word-by-word or verse-by-verse. This series explores how New Testament texts form Christian readers by: Attending to the ancient narrative and rhetorical strategies the text employs Showing how the text shapes theological convictions and moral habits … Read more…

Reading the New Testament - Matthew

Reading the New Testament - Matthew

by David E. Garland

Reading Matthew: A Literary and Theological Commentary provides thorough guidance through Matthew's story of Jesus. Garland's commentary reveals the movement of the story's plot while also highlighting the theology of Matthew. Reading Matthew is an essential book for students and ministers studying the first Gospel. &… Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Epistle to the Romans

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Epistle to the Romans

by Douglas J. Moo

Comprehensive and accessible, the New International Commentary on the New Testament is one of the most highly regarded resources of current scholarship. Prepared by world-renowned authorities, it reflects exacting study of the original Greek and offers careful exegesis with preachers and teachers concerns in mind. Critical comments are footnoted; grammatical… 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…

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 h… Read more…

Luke 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

Luke 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Philip Graham Ryken

Philip Ryken's Luke 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary indicates Luke wanted to provide an orderly account of the life of Jesus that would help people be more certain of the good news of his death and resurrection. The purpose of Ryken's commentary is simply to make Luke’s message clear for a contemporary audience by explaining, illustra… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1 & 2 Peter, and Jude

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1 & 2 Peter, and Jude

by Norman Hillyer

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…

Brazos Theological Commentary: Song of Songs

Brazos Theological Commentary: Song of Songs

by Paul J. Griffiths

In this addition to the well-received Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible, Paul Griffiths offers theological exegesis of the Song of Songs. This commentary, like each in the series, is designed to serve the church--providing a rich resource for preachers, teachers, students, and study groups--and demonstrate the continuing intellectual and practical v… Read more…

The Pursuit of God

The Pursuit of God

by A.W. Tozer

The Pursuit of God is the enduring Christian classic written by renowned pastor and theologian A. W. Tozer. More than 65 years later, the words Tozer penned on a train from Illinois to Texas echo across the decades to resonate with power in the heart of anyone longing for a deeper experience with God. This devotional masterpiece is at once thought-provoking … Read more…

Is Anybody Out There?

Is Anybody Out There?

by John Blanchard

Is Anybody Out There? by John Blanchard tackles the deep questions of our lives. Questions such as "Why am I here?"; "Does life have any meaning?"; "What happens to me when I die?"; and "Is there other (and greater) intelligence elsewhere?" But then comes the ultimate question that must be answered: "Is anybody o… Read more…

Crossway Classic Commentaries - 1 Corinthians

Crossway Classic Commentaries - 1 Corinthians

by Charles Hodge

1 Corinthians, one of Paul's epistles to the church at Corinth, is a masterpiece of spiritual truth applied to church crises of belief and practice. Hodge's commentary on it is an undeniable classic. CROSSWAY CLASSIC COMMENTARY Throughout the history of Christianity, many great minds have de… Read more…

Learn To Study The Bible

Learn To Study The Bible

by Andy Deane

Pastor Andy Deane's new book teaches you forty different step-by-step Bible study methods to help you discover, apply and enjoy God’s Word. Each practical method has a handwritten example to demonstrate it and make it easy for you to follow the steps. Learn how to study the Bible with so much variety that you'll never get into the rut that routine… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: 1 and 2 Thessalonians

Pillar New Testament Commentary: 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 New Testament: The Epistles of John

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Epistles of John

by I. Howard Marshall

Comprehensive and accessible, the New International Commentary on the New Testament is one of the most highly regarded resources of current scholarship. Prepared by world-renowned authorities, it reflects exacting study of the original Greek and offers careful exegesis with preachers and teachers concerns in mind. Critical comments are footnoted; grammatical… 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…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Romans Volume 3

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Romans Volume 3

by James Montgomery Boice

"No religion is stronger than its god," says James Montgomery Boice, "and in the case of Christianity, no Christians have ever been stronger than their knowledge of the true God and their desire to obey and glorify him." God and History asks what in the world is God doing to help Christians gain a better understanding of wh… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Epistles to the Thessalonians

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Epistles to the Thessalonians

by Charles A. Wanamaker

Taking the New International Greek Testament Commentary series into a new direction, Charles Wanamaker brings a unique approach to his volume on 1 and 2 Thessalonians. In what he calls a "social science" approach, Wanamaker's exegetical and textual commentary brings socioreligious and historical context to the texts of 1 and 2 Thessalonians, brin… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Isaiah

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Isaiah

by John Goldingay

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 Hebrew translitera… Read more…

Java with the Judges

Java with the Judges

by Sandra Glahn

Java with the Judges, a Coffee Cup Bible Study, contains a Monday through Friday Bible study, complete with the Biblical Text in the NET Bible translation, questions and application-oriented devotionals for lighter weekend reading. The time of the judges was not unlike today - "Everybody did what was right in their own eyes." Sound familiar? This stu… 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… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary: The Epistle to the Galatians

New International Greek Testament Commentary: The Epistle to the Galatians

by F. F. Bruce

Author of over forty bestselling commentaries and books during his lifetime, the late F. F. Bruce created for the New International Greek Testament Commentary a strong analysis of the Greek text on Paul's epistle to the Galatians, one that would be used for many years as a resource full of rich exegetical insight, relevant textual criticism, and a wealth… 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…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Acts

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Acts

by Mikeal C. Parsons

Paideia Commentaries on the New Testament proceed by sense units rather than word-by-word or verse-by-verse. This series explores how New Testament texts form Christian readers by: Attending to the ancient narrative and rhetorical strategies the text employs Showing how the text shapes theological convictions and moral habits … Read more…

A Compassionate Roar

A Compassionate Roar

by John Anderson

In a climate of pervasive public sin, John O. Anderson, in this compelling book A Compassionate Roar, issues a call to the Church of Christ to stand up for God in this morally toxic environment. The most crucial and compassionate responsibility of the Church is to call our society back to the Lord. It is a true compassion and faithful love, as well… Read more…

Christ's Glorious Achievements

Christ's Glorious Achievements

by Charles Spurgeon

The popular view of Christianity today is a list of rules. Do's and Don't seems to be what it is all about. But if that's what we think Christianity is all about then we have a lot to learn. The key to understanding Christianity is not something we have to do, but rather something that Jesus Christ has already achieved on our behalf. … Read more…

Sure I Believe - So What!

Sure I Believe - So What!

by James Montgomery Boice

No matter how enthusiastically we embrace doctrinal teaching it has no real power unless accompanied by action. James Boice tackles key areas of conflict in the Christian's life - avoiding hypocrisy, guarding our tongues using our wealth appropriately, perseverance. If you really believe then it will show in your life. James is a pract… Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The First Epistle to the Corinthians

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The First Epistle to the Corinthians

by Gordon D. Fee

Comprehensive and accessible, the New International Commentary on the New Testament is one of the most highly regarded resources of current scholarship. Prepared by world-renowned authorities, it reflects exacting study of the original Greek and offers careful exegesis with preachers and teachers concerns in mind. Critical comments are footnoted; grammatical… 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. &#… 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 h… Read more…

Matthew Two Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

Matthew Two Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Daniel M. Doriani

While paying careful attention to a commentary’s traditional interest in the structure, backgrounds, and grammar of the text, Doriani's Matthew - Two Volume Set also supplies the theological commentary, Christ-centered focus, and personal and corporate applications that pastors and teachers need. Each chapter attends to Matthew’s original intent and … Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1, 2, & 3 John

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1, 2, & 3 John

by Thomas F. Johnson

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…

Brazos Theological Commentary: Ezekiel

Brazos Theological Commentary: Ezekiel

by Robert W. Jenson

The Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible enlists leading theologians to read and interpret Scripture for the twenty-first century, just as the church fathers, the Reformers, and other orthodox Christians did for their times and places. In this compelling addition to the series, esteemed theologian Robert Jenson presents a theological exegesis of Ezekie… 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…

Attributes of God, Vol. 1: A Journey Into the Father's Heart

Attributes of God, Vol. 1: A Journey Into the Father's Heart

by A.W. Tozer

The Attributes of God Volume 1: A Journey into the Father’s Heart, (with Study Guide included) God’s Infinitude, Immensity, Goodness, Justice, Mercy, Grace, Omnipresence, Immanence, Holiness, Perfection all answer, what is God like? For A.W. Tozer, there is no question more important. In fact, Tozer’s desire to know God and His fullness consumed his en… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letter of James

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letter of James

by Douglas J. Moo

Few books in the New Testament are better known or more often quoted as the Letter of James. Because James is so concise, so intensely practical, and so filled with memorable metaphors and illustrations, it has become one of the two or three most popular New Testament books in the church. This highly original commentary seeks to make the L… Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Book of Revelation

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The Book of Revelation

by Robert Mounce

Comprehensive and accessible, the New International Commentary on the New Testament is one of the most highly regarded resources of current scholarship. Prepared by world-renowned authorities, it reflects exacting study of the original Greek and offers careful exegesis with preachers and teachers concerns in mind. Critical comments are footnoted; grammatical… 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 incl… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Romans Volume 4

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Romans Volume 4

by James Montgomery Boice

"It is changed people who change everything," says James Montgomery Boice. "If you have been called to faith in Jesus Christ, you are part of the radically changed community, the new humanity." Volume 4, The New Humanity, explores the life applications of theology Paul set out in the final four chapters of the book of Roma… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Pastoral Epistles

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Pastoral Epistles

by George W. Knight

This verse-by-verse commentary on the Pastoral Epistles (1 & 2 Timothy and Titus) thoroughly engages the Greek text with care for the linguistic nuances and theological interpretation. George W. Knight III presents his research and critical analysis in a complete, satisfying manner. His excellent exegesis raises the standard by which future volumes of the Ne… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Jeremiah, Lamentations

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Jeremiah, Lamentations

by Tremper Longman III

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 Hebrew translitera… Read more…

Words of Counsel for Christian Workers

Words of Counsel for Christian Workers

by Charles Spurgeon

Although "Prince of Preachers" Charles Haddon Spurgeon lived before the advent of modern psychology and counseling, he had deep insights into mental and spiritual elements of mankind. He experienced many of the trials of life that others encounter, both mentally and physically. In Words of Counsel for Christian Workers, Spurgeon writes about 'har… Read more…

The Layman's Bible Dictionary

The Layman's Bible Dictionary

by George W. Knight and Rayburn W. Ray

The Layman's Bible Dictionary was written with the lay Bible students and other general, nonspecialist users in mind. It is compact, authoritative, and easy to understand. In contrast to the exhaustive approach taken by many dictionaries of the day, The Layman's Bible Dictionary contains about 2,500 articles that are carefully selected beca… Read more…

KJ21 - 21st Century King James Version (KJ21)

KJ21 - 21st Century King James Version (KJ21)

This translation of the Bible is an accurate update of the King James Version from A.D. 1611. While easier to read and understand, it preserves the traditional Biblical language and sacred message of its historic predecessor. The 21st Century King James Version of the Holy Bible (KJ21) is the solution for Bible readers who love beautiful, reverent&… Read more…

The Concise Bible Survey

The Concise Bible Survey

by Harry Adams

This clear, simple and readable resource is not overly technical or dry; instead, it brings a clarity to the Bible that larger surveys of the Bible often lack. The Concise Bible Survey contains outlines of every book of the Bible and numerous charts and maps, all designed to aid the reader in understanding the Bible. Many people desire to understan… Read more…

Reading the New Testament - John and Johannine epistles

Reading the New Testament - John and Johannine epistles

by Charles H. Talbert

Reading John: A Literary and Theological Commentary on the Fourth Gospel and Johannine Epistles concentrates on the literary and theological distinctives of the Fourth Gospel and the Johannine Epistles. New Testament scholar Charles Talbert's unique commentary considers the entire scope of these works attributed to John, their literary settings and parti… Read more…

Reading the New Testament - Romans

Reading the New Testament - Romans

by Luke Timothy Johnson

The Epistle to the Romans is considered to be the classic of Reformation theology. Luke Timothy Johnson, a scholar from the Roman Catholic tradition, invests this commentary with breadth of perspective and clarity of expression. He focuses on understanding the key themes and their relationship to the whole of Pauline writings and the shaping of Christianity.… Read more…

Reading the New Testament - Revelation

Reading the New Testament - Revelation

by Joseph Trafton

"Trafton has produced a clear, understandable, insightful reading of the book of Revelation - not an easy task for a book that has left many readers puzzled and confused. One of the particular strengths of Trafton's commentary is his close attention to the structure of John's work and the internal connections between various passages of the book.… Read more…

100 Prophecies Fulfilled by Jesus

100 Prophecies Fulfilled by Jesus

100 Prophecies fulfilled by Jesus speaks to the very heart of the hope found in Christ, the Messiah. It's amazing to discover that Jesus fulfilled more than 100 prophecies foretold 400-1500 years before his birth. This booklet arranges prophecies into those related to Jesus' birth, life, ministry, death, and resurrection. 100 Proph… Read more…

Spurgeon's Morning and Evening Devotional

Spurgeon's Morning and Evening Devotional

by Charles Spurgeon

Charles Haddon Spurgeon, sometimes called the "prince of preachers" because of the richness of his utterance in interpreting the word of God, ministered to thousands in London’s Metropolitan Tabernacle for decades. His popular daily devotional Morning and Evening has been a source of spiritual supply to countless believers. Always taking … Read more…

How to Study the Bible

How to Study the Bible

Whether you are teaching people with no Bible experience or those who have studied the Bible for a long time, How to Study the Bible provides an excellent introduction to personal Bible study. It is ideal for teachers who want to provide information on studying the Bible in a quick, easy-to-use format. It offers concise steps for personal preparation, descri… Read more…

Olive Tree Names of God Dictionary

Olive Tree Names of God Dictionary

Throughout the Bible, God bears a diverse range of names to reveal himself to his people. The sheer number of descriptors and titles for God show their inability to fully express God’s essential nature, yet even these serve as tools to draw nearer into his character, his purposes, and relationship with him. The Names of God Dictionary pr… Read more…


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