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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: The Gospel of John Volume 3

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Gospel of John Volume 3

by James Montgomery Boice

"Open your ears," says James Montgomery Boice. "Hear the voice of Christ. Believe him. Turn to him. Throw yourself upon him. Receive him as your Savior." Even in the midst of pain and persecution, we are to live as Christ would live. Volume 3 on the Gospel of John shows Jesus turning to all who had rece… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Revelation

NIV Application Commentary Revelation

by Craig Keener

Dealing with Revelation in all its complexity is a difficult task. Through the years it has been the center of much debate—debate that has caused many to ignore Revelation altogether. However, leading evangelical scholar Craig S. Keener, in this in-depth volume of the NIV Application Commentary, analyzes and explains Revelation in its genre as apocalyptic … Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 17: Isaiah 1-39

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 17: Isaiah 1-39

by David McKenna

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 17: Isaiah 1-39. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the intro… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Samuel

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Samuel

by Bill T. Arnold

These two books, which chronicle the beginning of Israel’s period as a unified kingdom, contain themes that are universally applicable. The characters who populate the stories in the book are so fundamentally human that they are easy to relate to. Saul and David, despite their power and influence as kings, were ultimately flawed individuals. Bathsheba an… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The First Epistle to the Corinthians

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The First Epistle to the Corinthians

by Anthony C. Thiselton

Perhaps one of the best commentaries on 1 Corinthians in the English language, written by one of the most distinguished theologians of our time, the New International Greek Testament Commentary on the First Epistle to the Corinthians is everything that a scholar on New Testament theology, exegesis, textual criticism, and linguistic issues could ever want--an… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Exodus

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Exodus

by James Bruckner

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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 4: Leviticus (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 4: Leviticus (WBC)

by John E. Hartley

This is Volume 4 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Leviticus. 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, structural, and th… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 34a: Mark 1–8:26 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 34a: Mark 1–8:26 (WBC)

by Robert A. Guelich

This is Volume 34a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-8 of the book of Mark. 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, struc… Read more…

Brazos Theological Commentary: Matthew

Brazos Theological Commentary: Matthew

by Stanley Hauerwas

Matthew, the third volume in the Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible, brings the stimulating insights of one of today's most exciting theologians to the first Gospel. This commentary, like each in the series, is designed to serve the church--through aid in preaching, teaching, study groups, and so forth--and demonstrate the continuing intellectual… Read more…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - James and Jude

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - James and Jude

by John Painter

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…

John 12-21 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

John 12-21 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

From one of today's top-selling commentary series comes volume two of the Gospel of John.  MacArthur gives verse-by-verse analysis in context and provides points of application for passages, illuminating the biblical text in practical and relevant ways. The series has been praised for its accessibility to lay leaders, and is a must-have for… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Acts of the Apostles

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Acts of the Apostles

by Joseph A. Fitzmyer

For anyone interested in the origins of Christianity, Joseph A. Fitzmyer's The Acts of the Apostles is indispensable. Beginning with the Ascension of Christ into heaven, and ending with Paul proclaiming the kingdom of God from a prison in Rome, this New Testament narrative picks up where the Gospel of Luke left off. The Acts of the Apostles is indeed a j… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Isaiah 1-39

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Isaiah 1-39

by Joseph Blenkinsopp

Writing a commentary on the book of Isaiah in the middle of a paradigm shift in biblical studies, and in the study of the prophetic books in particular, is no easy task. The book of Isaiah has been the object of more scholarly interest over the past two or three decades than during the preceding century. At the same time, much of the received wisdom on the f… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Romans

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Romans

by Joseph A. Fitzmyer

THE ANCHOR YALE BIBLE COMMENTARY SERIES is a project of international and interfaith scope in which Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish scholars from many countries contribute individual volumes. The project is not sponsored by any ecclesiastical organization and is not intended to reflect any particular theological doctrine. The Anchor Yale Bible is c… 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…

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

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

by Paul Barnett

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…

NIV Application Commentary Mark

NIV Application Commentary Mark

by David E. Garland

The Gospel according to Mark is widely known for its short but concise narrative-driven account of Jesus’ life—his ministry and subsequent death and resurrection. Get straight to the core of Jesus’ saving character by studying Mark, which many scholars think is a common source for the other Gospels. Let its message of new life—new life without end—… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 20: Ezekiel

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 20: Ezekiel

by Douglas Stuart

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 20: Ezekiel. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introduct… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 15: Proverbs

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 15: Proverbs

by David Hubbard

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 15: Proverbs. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introduc… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Mark

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Mark

by Larry W. Hurtado

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…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Psalms

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Psalms

by Craig C. Broyles

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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 15: 2 Chronicles (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 15: 2 Chronicles (WBC)

by Raymond B. Dillard

This is Volume 15 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of 2 Chronicles. 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, structural, an… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 45: 1 & 2 Thessalonians (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 45: 1 & 2 Thessalonians (WBC)

by F. F. Bruce

This is Volume 45 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering both 1 Thessalonians and 2 Thessalonians. 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…

Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the  New Testament (ZECNT): Ephesians

Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament (ZECNT): Ephesians

by Clinton E. Arnold

In this newest volume of the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament series, Clinton Arnold offer pastors, students, and teachers a focused resource for reading Ephesians. Through the use of graphic representations of translations, succinct summaries of main ideas, exegetical outlines and other features, Arnold present Paul’s epistle to the Ep… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1-3 John

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1-3 John

by Robert W. Yarbrough

Robert Yarbrough, coauthor of the leading New Testament survey text Encountering the New Testament, here offers a historical and theological commentary on the Johannine Epistles. The commentary explores the relationship between John's Epistles and Jesus's work and teaching, interacts with recent commentaries, reviews the history of interpretation, an… Read more…

1 & 2 Thessalonians MacArthur New Testament Commentary

1 & 2 Thessalonians MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

Nowhere else than in 1st and 2nd Thessalonians does the apostle Paul deal so extensively with the second coming of Jesus Christ. Understanding this amazing event is key to developing and sustaining the Christian's hope, discipline, and evangelism. Respected preacher and Bible teacher, John MacArthur, presents yet another comprehensive and compelling … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: First and Second Letters to Timothy

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: First and Second Letters to Timothy

by Luke Timothy Johnson

The letters of Paul to Timothy, one of his favorite delegates, often make for difficult reading in today's world. They contain much that make modern readers uncomfortable, and much that is controversial, including pronouncements on the place of women in the Church and on homosexuality, as well as polemics against the so-called "false teachers." T… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Letter of James

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Letter of James

by Luke Timothy Johnson

The Letter of James is one of the most significant, yet generally overlooked, New Testament books. Because Martin Luther, leader of the Protestant Reformation, disliked this letter for its emphasis on good deeds, the book has come to be viewed as being in opposition to Paul’s letters, which emphasize faith in God. To correct these and other misperceptions … Read more…

Manna Bible Maps - Free Sample

Manna Bible Maps - Free Sample

Manna Bible Maps - Free Sample includes three full-color maps of Bible lands. These maps include a corresponding glossary of geographic terms for each map. Video: How Bible Maps work in the Olive Tree Bible App Free sample maps: Egyptian Empire Conquest of Canaan Kingdom o… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary:  The Letters of 2 Peter and Jude

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letters of 2 Peter and Jude

by Peter H. Davids

Filling a notable gap in scholarship on 2 Peter and Jude, Peter Davids artfully unpacks these two neglected but fascinating epistles that deal with the confrontation between the Greco-Roman world and the burgeoning first-century Jesus communities. Davids firmly grasps the overall structure of these oft-maligned epistles and presents a strong case for 2 Peter… 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: 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. … 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…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 3: Leviticus

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 3: Leviticus

by Gary Demarest

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 3: Leviticus. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introduc… 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 - 1 & 2 Timothy, and Titus

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1 & 2 Timothy, and Titus

by Gordon D. Fee

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. 2: Numbers-Ruth)

Expositor's Bible Commentary - Revised (Vol. 2: Numbers-Ruth)

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 25: Isaiah 34–66, rev. ed. (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 25: Isaiah 34–66, rev. ed. (WBC)

by John D. W. Watts

Dr. Watts has revisited this work he produced almost twenty years ago, updating it in light of current scholarship. He continues to hold to the unity of Isaiah, rather than ascribing it to two or three composers or schools, even though the work ranges over three crucial centuries of Israel's history. In this second WBC volume on Isaiah… Read more…

Brazos Theological Commentary: Leviticus

Brazos Theological Commentary: Leviticus

by Ephraim Radner

This volume, like each in the Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible, is designed to serve the church--through aid in preaching, teaching, study groups, and so forth--and demonstrate the continuing intellectual and practical viability of theological interpretation of the Bible. Leviticus is the fifth volume in the series.… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Revelation

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Revelation

by Grant R. Osborne

The Book of Revelation contains some of the most difficult passages in Scripture. Grant Osborne's commentary on Revelation aims to interpret the text while also introducing readers to the perspectives of contemporary scholarship in a clear and accessible manner. Osborne begins with a thorough introduction to Revelation and the many dif… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Job

NIV Application Commentary Job

by John Walton

The title character of the book of Job suffers terribly, but we should not mistakenly think that this book is just about Job. It is about all of us, and ultimately about God. Many have thought that the book simply restates the perennial questions that plague humankind in a world full of suffering. But often our questions are too limited, and we must learn to… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I Chronicles 1-9

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I Chronicles 1-9

by Gary N. Knoppers

In his latest addition to the esteemed Anchor Bible Commentaries, scholar Gary N. Knoppers examines one of the most neglected books of the Old Testament and established its importance as a key to understanding the nation of Israel. Who were the Israelites? Was Israel’s first king, Saul, a hero or a disaster? Was David a gifted and accomp… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Nahum

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Nahum

by Duane L. Christensen

This volume represents a significant breakthrough in the study of Hebrew prosody with important implications for understanding the formation of the canon of the Hebrew Bible. Duane Christensen, a renowned biblical scholar, offers a detailed analysis of the Hebrew text of Nahum and demonstrates the intricate literary structure and high poetic quality of the w… 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… Read more…

John

John

by R. C. Sproul

In John, the second volume in the St. Andrew’s Expositional Commentary series, Dr. Sproul deals with major themes in his easily understandable style. Readers will find invaluable insights into the goals John had in writing his Gospel, the background for Jesus’ time, and the meanings of some of John’s most difficult passages. This introduction to the Go… 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: The Gospel of John Volume 4

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Gospel of John Volume 4

by James Montgomery Boice

"Do you want peace?" asks James Montgomery Boice. "Are you willing to receive it at the point where Jesus indicated it may truly be found?" This fourth volume on the Gospel of John calls us to the peace that can be found in Christ's love. Nowhere in the entire Bible can we walk on more holy ground a… Read more…

Incarnation in the Gospels

Incarnation in the Gospels

by Richard D. Phillips, Philip Graham Ryken and Daniel M. Doriani

Incarnation in the Gospels is written as a commentary, with a focus on a theme rather than a particular Bible book. It is a look at the incarnation at Christmas in three of the Gospels. Daniel Doriani, addresses “The Hope of Israel” in Matthew, Philip Ryken, the “Songs for the Savior” in Luke and Richard Phillips, “The Coming of the Light” in th… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 21: Daniel

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 21: Daniel

by Sinclair Ferguson

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 21: Daniel. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introducti… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Kings

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Kings

by August H. Konkel

Many people, when reading the books of Kings, treat them merely as a chronology of Israel’s history after the death of David. The books cover the reign of Solomon, division of the kingdom, and the spiritual decline of the kingdoms as a whole through the reigns of the ensuing kings. However, behind this historical account there are other figures who have … Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Second Epistle to the Corinthians

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Second Epistle to the Corinthians

by Murray J. Harris

The reputation of the NIGTC series is so outstanding that the appearance of each new volume is noteworthy. This book on 2 Corinthians is no exception. Master New Testament exegete Murray J. Harris has produced a superb commentary that analyzes the Greek text verse by verse against the backdrop of Paul's tumultuous relations with his converts at Corinth.&… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Ezekiel

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Ezekiel

by Steven Tuell

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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 5: Numbers (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 5: Numbers (WBC)

by Philip J. Budd

This is Volume 5 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Numbers. 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, structural, and theo… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 34b: Mark 8:27–16:20 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 34b: Mark 8:27–16:20 (WBC)

by Craig A. Evans

This is Volume 34b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 8-16 of the book of Mark. 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, stru… Read more…

Brazos Theological Commentary: Acts

Brazos Theological Commentary: Acts

by Jaroslav Pelikan

Jaroslav Pelikan initiates the Brazos Theological Commenary on the Bible with his work on Acts. This commentary, like each in the series, is designed to serve the church--through aid in preaching, teaching, study groups, and so forth--and demonstrate the continuing intellectual and practical viability of theological interpretation of the Bible. … Read more…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - John

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - John

by Jo-Ann A. Brant

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…

Acts 1-12 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Acts 1-12 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, The MacArthur Bible Studies are in… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Amos

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Amos

by David Noel Freedman and Francis I. Andersen

The life and mission of Amos the shepherd and prophet have always fascinated students of the Old Testament. This rancher-farmer from Tekoa, summoned dramatically by Yahweh to prophesy to Israel under the kingship of Jeroboam II (eighth century B.C.E.) about the corruption, injustice, and religious insincerity of his time, has intrigued scholars for cent… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Isaiah 40-55

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Isaiah 40-55

by Joseph Blenkinsopp

Scholars have traditionally isolated three distinct sections of what is known as the Book of Isaiah, and in Isaiah 40-55, distinguished biblical scholar Joseph Blenkinsopp provides a new translation and critical commentary on the section usually referred to as Second or Deutero Isaiah. The second volume in a three-volume commentary, it easily maintains the h… Read more…

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: 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 … Read more…

A Walk with God: An Exposition of Luke's Gospel

A Walk with God: An Exposition of Luke's Gospel

by R. C. Sproul

Are you at home in the Company of Jesus? In A Walk with God, respected theologian, R.C. Sproul helps us walk with Jesus as a friend through over 100 passages from the Gospel of Luke. Learning to live with Jesus at the center of our world is the secret to a meaningful life. Jesus is the pre-eminent character in history - … Read more…

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

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

by Ronald Y. K. Fung

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…

NIV Application Commentary Luke

NIV Application Commentary Luke

by Darrell L. Bock

Luke’s gospel has earned a reputation for being greatly concerned with social justice. Jesus’ attention to those downtrodden for reason of race, class, or gender is a stunning example of how we ought to treat our neighbors. His extensively detailed ministry to diverse groups of people for the sake of unity is a particularly important message in the face… Read more…

Daniel (Reformed Expository Commentary)

Daniel (Reformed Expository Commentary)

by Iain M. Duguid

In Daniel - Reformed Expository Commentary, Iain M. Duguid reminds Christians that Daniel gives us more than moral lessons drawn from the familiar stories of the fiery furnace or Daniel in the lion's den. It gives us more than a prophetic timetable, often coupled with other prophecies of the Bible. The whole of the book points us to Christ, whether as t… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 8: 1, 2 Samuel

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 8: 1, 2 Samuel

by Kenneth Chafin

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 8: 1, 2 Samuel. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introd… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 34: James / 1 & 2 Peter / Jude

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 34: James / 1 & 2 Peter / Jude

by Paul Cedar

General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators to blend sound scholarship with life-related illustrations in The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 34: James / 1 & 2 Peter / Jude. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Foll… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Luke

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Luke

by Craig A. Evans

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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 16: Ezra, Nehemiah (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 16: Ezra, Nehemiah (WBC)

by H. G. M. Williamson

This is Volume 16 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the books of Ezra and Nehemiah. 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, structur… Read more…


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