Enhance your Bible Study Experience for the Olive Tree Bible App - Olive Tree Bible Software

Something for Everyone & New Bible Study Tools

Enhance your Bible Study Experience

For the Olive Tree Bible App

2 Peter and Jude MacArthur New Testament Commentary

2 Peter and Jude MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

From the bestselling Bible commentator, we are releasing 2 Peter & Jude, the 24th addition to the MacArthur New Testament Commentary series. This volume will include 9 chapters on 2 Peter and 6 on Jude. These commentaries have been praised for their accessibility to lay leaders and are a must for the library of every pastor. MacArthur gives vers… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Habakkuk

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Habakkuk

by Francis I. Andersen

The book of Habakkuk (one of the twelve Minor Prophets) is an intensely personal testimony played out against a highly political backdrop. Writing as his land and his fellow Israelites were being invaded and plundered by the Chaldeans, Habakkuk questions God’s actions with a passion equal to Job’s. Habakkuk wonders, how can a God who is just and compassi… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Malachi

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Malachi

by Andrew E. Hill

Admittedly, as the last book in the Old Testament, and a minor prophet at that, Malachi is often overlooked by Bible readers. Yet, Malachi's passionate proclamations and the significance of what he had to say to his people capture the attention of even the casual reader. The message of Malachi came at a time of cultural and religious rethinking for Israe… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I & II Esdras

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I & II Esdras

by Jacob M. Myers

I & II Esdras is Volume 42 in the Anchor Bible Series of new book-by-book translations of the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha, each by a preeminent scholar. Jacob M. Myers is Professor of Old Testament at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg and the author of three earlier volumes in the series: I Chronicles and II Chronicles and Ezra, Nehem… Read more…

IVP New Testament Commentary Series - Luke

IVP New Testament Commentary Series - Luke

by Darrell L. Bock

In Luke’s powerful account, Jesus enters Galilee, proclaiming “good news to the poor… freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind.” The Gospel of Luke—in more detail than the other Gospels—portrays Jesus’ striking care for the “least of these”: the destitute, the afflicted, the persecuted, the outcast—even non-Israelit… 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…

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 1 Peter

NIV Application Commentary 1 Peter

by Scot McKnight

This letter by Peter is full of encouragement and exhortation to live in right relationship both with God and with each other. The letter contains practical advice on what exactly putting others first looks like, even if it means accepting suffering for a time. This volume of the NIV Application Commentary series by Scot McKnight helps us to understand how P… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Jeremiah, Lamentations

NIV Application Commentary Jeremiah, Lamentations

by J. Andrew Dearman

It books is impossible to arrive at a correct understanding of Jeremiah and Lamentations without an awareness of the historical context and political climate of Judah in the times these books were written. They reveal the close tie between a people’s spiritual and political conditions. Following God ends in blessing, while forsaking Him leads to disaster, … Read more…

Courson's Application Commentary, Old Testament Volume 1 (Genesis-Job)

Courson's Application Commentary, Old Testament Volume 1 (Genesis-Job)

by Jon Courson

This is volume one of a three-volume set. If you are interested in the full set, please find it here: Courson's Application Commentary (3 vols.) In the Courson's Application Commentary, Pastor Jon Courson has written a commentary that is a scholarly work, but is easy to read and makes practical applications for us in our daily walk… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Genesis

NIV Application Commentary Genesis

by John Walton

Genesis serves as a foundation for the doctrine of redemption. From the beginning, God shows himself to be relatable, purposeful, and active. He truly cares about His creation and desires to be present, rather than watching events from a distance. To come to an understanding of our own history of salvation, we must place God first, just as Genesis demonstr… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - 1 & 2 Kings

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - 1 & 2 Kings

by Iain Provan

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 1: Genesis 1–15 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 1: Genesis 1–15 (WBC)

by Gordon J. Wenham

Volume 1 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the chapters 1-15 of the book of Genesis. 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, structu… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 32: Micah-Malachi (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 32: Micah-Malachi (WBC)

by Ralph L. Smith

This is Volume 32 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the books of Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. 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 th… 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…

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…

Luke 6-10 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Luke 6-10 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

Luke 6-10 continues The MacArthur New Testament Commentary’s look at the longest of the four Gospels. Luke is unique in its historical detail and for how it positions Jesus as the Savior-King not just of the Jews, but of all mankind. Join John MacArthur as he explains each verse in a way that is both doctrinally precise and intensely practical… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: II Kings

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: II Kings

by Mordechai Cogan and Hayim Tadmor

II Kings (Volume 11 in the acclaimed Anchor Bible) is the chronicle of the raging conflicts that tore the United Kingdom of Israel apart, creating the rival nations of Israel to the north and Judah to the south. It tells of the time of the great prophecies of Elijah and Elisha, and of the legendary conquerors of not only the Jews, but the whole of the Middl… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Psalms II 51-100

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Psalms II 51-100

by Mitchell Dahood

MITCHELL DAHOOD, S.J., was Professor of Ugaritic Language and Literature at the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome up to his death in 1982. He received his Ph.D. under the direction of W. F. Albright at Johns Hopkins University. THE ANCHOR YALE BIBLE COMMENTARY SERIES is a project of international and interfaith scope in which Protestan… Read more…

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

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

by F. F. Bruce

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…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 28: Acts

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 28: Acts

by Lloyd Ogilvie

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 28: Acts. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introduction… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Leviticus, Numbers

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Leviticus, Numbers

by W. H. Bellinger Jr.

The Understanding the Bible Commentary Series helps any reader navigate the strange and sometimes intimidating literary terrain of the Bible. These accessible volumes break down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. The contributors tackle the task of… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 12: 1 Kings, 2nd ed. (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 12: 1 Kings, 2nd ed. (WBC)

by Simon J. Devries

This is Volume 12 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of 1 Kings. 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 the… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 41: Galatians (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 41: Galatians (WBC)

by Richard N. Longenecker

This is Volume 41 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Galatians. 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 t… Read more…

Ephesians MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Ephesians 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…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Esther

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Esther

by Carey A. Moore

Esther, the biblical book named after the beautiful Jewish woman chosen by the Persian King Xerxes to be queen, is a story of love, political intrigue, and religious faithfulness. Carey A. Moore combines his treatment of scholarly issues with an engaging explanation of the popular Jewish festival of Purim. One of three biblical books named… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Judges

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Judges

by Robert G. Boling

Judges records the birth pangs of the Israelite nation. From the Conquest to the Settlement, the conflicts in this book (military, political, and religious) reveal a nascent Israel, struggling to define itself as a people. The period of the Judges, c. 1200–1100 B.C.E., was fraught with intertribal struggles, skirmishes and pitched battle… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letters to the Colossians and to Philemon

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Letters to the Colossians and to Philemon

by Douglas J. Moo

Exhibiting the same brilliant exegesis and sound practical insight found in his previous works, noted commentator Douglas J. Moo in this new volume not only explains accurately the meaning of the letters to the Colossians and to Philemon but also applies that meaning powerfully to twenty-first-century readers. Moo both interacts with the Greek text of these … Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The First Epistle of Peter

New International Commentary on the New Testament: The First Epistle of Peter

by Peter H. Davids

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 Ruth

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

by Robert L. Hubbard Jr.

Ruth is permeated with God’s providential care for Ruth and her family. The New International Commentary: The Book of Ruth draws from recent scholarship to carefully address the book of Ruth’s literary, grammatical, and theological aspects. Hubbard highlights the literary mastery and distinct theological views within Ruth in order to offer a new date and… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Ephesians

NIV Application Commentary Ephesians

by Klyne Snodgrass

Ephesians transcends the paradigm of works-based righteousness. Indeed, there is no ladder high enough that we can climb to heaven—only Christ can restore our relationship with God. And he does: we have so much more than forgiveness in Christ. Our lives are constantly being transformed to look more and more like the example set for us by Jesus. The NIV App… Read more…

Jonah and Micah - Reformed Expository Commentary

Jonah and Micah - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

Rick Phillips' Jonah and Micah - Reformed Expository Commentaries is well suited for the preacher, teacher, or an interested reader of Scripture. It is a distinctly reformed and exegetically sound study into the prophetic books of Jonah and Micah, offering life-changing relevance. Jonah is a figure of such contemporary features that h… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 33: Hebrews

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 33: Hebrews

by Louis Evans

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 33: Hebrews. 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 12: Job

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 12: Job

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 12: Job. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introduction,… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Ephesians, Colossians, and Philemon

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Ephesians, Colossians, and Philemon

by Arthur Patzia

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. 7: Jeremiah-Ezekiel)

Expositor's Bible Commentary - Revised (Vol. 7: Jeremiah-Ezekiel)

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 23a: Ecclesiastes (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 23a: Ecclesiastes (WBC)

by Roland Murphy

This is Volume 23a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Ecclesiastes. 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, a… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 52b: Revelation 6–16 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 52b: Revelation 6–16 (WBC)

by David E. Aune

This is Volume 52b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 6-16 of the book of Revelation. 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…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Mark

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Mark

by Robert Stein

In this addition to the BECNT series, respected New Testament scholar Robert Stein offers a substantive yet highly accessible commentary on the Gospel of Mark. The commentary focuses primarily on the Markan understanding of the Jesus traditions as reflected in this key New Testament book. The author analyzes each section in Mark to show how it fits the immed… Read more…

1-3 John MacArthur New Testament Commentary

1-3 John MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

The apostle John is really a man for our times. He wrote his three New Testament letters in a bold, direct, even dogmatic style, more so perhaps than any other New Testament writer. Although renowned traditionally as the apostle of love (and he was), he was an authoritative, uncompromising teacher and an exclusive-style instructor with a crucial message … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Haggai, Zechariah 1-8

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Haggai, Zechariah 1-8

by Carol L. Meyers and Eric M. Meyers

Haggai and Zechariah 1–8, Volume 25B in the acclaimed Anchor Bible part of the Scripture known as the Minor Prophets, were written during a critical period in Israel’s history, the momentous return of the Jews from Babylonian exile. Following the conquest of Babylon by the Persian Empire, the Israelites sought to reestablish their ethnic and religious le… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Mark 1-8

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Mark 1-8

by Joel Marcus

Although it appears second in the New Testament, Mark is generally recognized as the first Gospel to be written. Captivating nonstop narrative characterizes this earliest account of the life and teachings of Jesus. In the first installment of his two-volume commentary on Mark, New Testament scholar Joel Marcus recaptures the power of Mark’s enigmatic narra… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: II Chronicles

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: II Chronicles

by Jacob M. Myers

II Chronicles (Volume 13 in the acclaimed Anchor Bible Commentary Series) is a crucial book for historians of the biblical period and for students of the Bible. Like I Chronicles, it has been both over- and undervalued. In recent years it has, certainly, suffered undue neglect. However, II Chronicles is to be neither accepted as a faithful… 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…

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… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary 2 Peter, Jude

NIV Application Commentary 2 Peter, Jude

by Douglas J. Moo

Peter and Jude, the apostles who wrote these letters, speak against the deceptive messages that other so-called Christians—false prophets—were spreading. They encourage believers to hold fast to the Gospel they were originally given instead of listening to the ungodly, who “by stealth” enter the church and distort God’s grace. These messages, roote… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Joel, Obadiah, Malachi

NIV Application Commentary Joel, Obadiah, Malachi

by David W. Baker

While these books are largely characterized by God’s judgment on a sinful, rebellious people, they are by no means without hope of redemption. Though Israel will encounter God’s judgment time and again through history, God promises to pour out His Spirit on all nations. The coming of the Messiah is strongly foreshadowed, offering readers hope for redempt… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 4: Numbers

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 4: Numbers

by James Philip

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 4: Numbers. 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 Exodus

NIV Application Commentary Exodus

by Peter Enns

The Israelites’ exodus from Egypt was a time of intense vulnerability that called the entire nation to trust in God more than ever before. The Israelites’ doubt of God’s promise to deliver them certainly strikes chords in our own lives today, as we are called to believe in Christ and his sacrifice for us. Just as Israel was lead into the land of promis… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Book of Revelation

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Book of Revelation

by G. K. Beale

Esteemed as one of the greatest commentaries on John's Apocalypse of our time, the New International Greek Testament Commentary on the Book of Revelation reflects a lifetime of critical thinking and research on the book of Revelation. From G. K. Beale, the Kenneth T. Wessner Chair of Biblical Studies at Wheaton College Graduate School, who has also writt… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - 1 & 2 Samuel

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - 1 & 2 Samuel

by Mary J. 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 Hebrew translitera… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 2: Genesis 16–50 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 2: Genesis 16–50 (WBC)

by Gordon J. Wenham

This is Volume 2 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 16-50 of the book of Genesis. 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, st… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 33a: Matthew 1–13 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 33a: Matthew 1–13 (WBC)

by Donald A. Hagner

This is Volume 33a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-13 of the book of Matthew. 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, s… 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…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Ephesians and Colossians

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Ephesians and Colossians

by Charles H. Talbert

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…

Luke 11-17 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Luke 11-17 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

Luke 11-17 continues The MacArthur New Testament Commentary’s look at the longest of the four Gospels. Luke is unique in its historical detail and for how it positions Jesus as the Savior-King not just of the Jews, but of all mankind. Join John MacArthur as he explains each verse in a way that is both doctrinally precise and intensely practica… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: 1 Peter

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: 1 Peter

by John H. Elliott

The significance of the First Letter of Peter for the formation of Christianity stands in sharp contrast to its brevity. John H. Elliott, a leading authority on this letter, brings its significance to life in this magnificent addition to the renowned Anchor Bible Commentaries. Elliott sets the letter into context, covering its literary, historical, theologic… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: II Maccabees

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: II Maccabees

by Jonathan A. Goldstein

II Maccabees continues the chronicle of the "Time of the Troubles" (167-64 B.C.E.), begun in I Maccabees. It recounts the stories of conflict between militant Jews, led by Judas Maccabaeus, and their Hellenistic oppressors. Aside from the story of the struggle to control the temple and the holy city of Jerusalem, though, II Maccabees shares little in… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Psalms III 101-150

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Psalms III 101-150

by Mitchell Dahood

This is Volume 17A of The Anchor Bible, a new book-by-book translation of the Bible, each complete with an introduction and notes. Psalms III (101-150) is translated and edited by Mitchell Dahood, S.J., Professor of Ugaritic Language and Literature at The Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome. Having closely examined the original text, Fat… 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 Hosea

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

by J. Andrew Dearman

In the New International Commentary: The Book of Hosea, J. Andrew Dearman goes back to Hosea’s own cultural heritage—especially the covenant relationships that God had made with Israel through its troubled history. Dearman translates the ancient Hebrew himself, and makes a potentially clouded text clear in terms of its poetic style. Hosea’s story of Is… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Minor Prophets I

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Minor Prophets I

by Elizabeth Achtemeier

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 13: 2 Kings (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 13: 2 Kings (WBC)

by T. R. Hobbs

This is Volume 13 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of 2 Kings. 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 the… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 42: Ephesians (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 42: Ephesians (WBC)

by Andrew T. Lincoln

This is Volume 42 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the book of Ephesians. 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 t… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1 Corinthians

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: 1 Corinthians

by David E. Garland

Christianity Today 2004 Book Award Winner Paul's first letter to the Corinthians is one of the most important epistles in the New Testament. David Garland's thoughtful new commentary draws on extensive research and engages the best of contemporary scholarship while providing a readable study that will be accessible to thoughtful re… Read more…

Philippians MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Philippians MacArthur New Testament Commentary

by John MacArthur and John F. MacArthur

Philippians is the most personal letter Paul wrote to a church. In it, he addresses many challenging aspects of the Christian life such as joy, humility, and spiritual unity. Respected preacher and Bible teacher, John MacArthur, presents yet another comprehensive and compelling commentary in his New Testament Series. Readers will find this resource indis… Read more…

Story of God: Philippians

Story of God: Philippians

by Tremper Longman III, Scot McKnight and Lynn H. Cohick

Emphasizing the historical distance between the New Testament and our contemporary culture, Philippians by Lynn Cohick helps pastors, students, Sunday School teachers, and lay people discern how to live out the biblical text in the world. A highly-anticipated commentary series, The Story of God Bible Commentary covers both the Old and New Testaments in 43 vo… 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…

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…


(Number of titles: 734)