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Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Romans

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Romans

by Thomas Schreiner

In the latest addition to BECNT, Pauline scholar Thomas Schreiner presents a fresh analysis of the substantive Book of Romans. It features many distinctives. "I have tried to write a scholarly commentary that fulfills the goals of brevity and lucidity," Schreiner explains. "One of my goals has been to trace the flow of thought in the letter so th… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1 & 2 Chronicles

Understanding the Bible Commentary - 1 & 2 Chronicles

by Louis C. Jonker

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…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I Chronicles 10-29

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I Chronicles 10-29

by Gary N. Knoppers

In this latest addition to the esteemed Anchor Bible Series, scholar Gary N. Knoppers examines one of the most neglected books of the Hebrew Bible and establishes its importance to understanding the nation of Israel. What was the place of the monarchy in the history of ancient Israel? Was Israel's first king Saul a hero or a disaster? … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Numbers 1-20

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Numbers 1-20

by Baruch A. Levine

Baruch A. Levine has written a masterful study of the first half of the Book Of Numbers or the Anchor Bible Commentaries. The Book of Numbers--from the numbering or census of the people in the opening chapters--is a much-neglected part of the Torah, the five books of Moses, which constitutes the heart of Holy Scriptures for Jews, while also forming an integr… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Song of Songs

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Song of Songs

by Marvin H. Pope

The Song of Songs has been compared to a lock for which the key was lost. Traditionally ascribed to King Solomon, the book has a sensuous imagery that has been the subject of various allegorical interpretations, chiefly as relating to Yahweh’s love for Israel or Christ’s love for the Church. Marvin H. Pope suggests that the poem is wha… 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: The Gospel of John Volume 5

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: The Gospel of John Volume 5

by James Montgomery Boice

"In the wisdom and purpose of God," says James Montgomery Boice, "the tragedy of the cross is a triumph since it is this that makes salvation possible." More than a message of Christ's triumph, the final chapters of the Gospel of John describe how we can triumph as well. Volume 5 covers chapters 18-… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 9: 1, 2 Kings

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 9: 1, 2 Kings

by Russell Dilday

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 9: 1, 2 Kings. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the introdu… Read more…

Christ Preeminent: Studies in Philippians

Christ Preeminent: Studies in Philippians

by Theodore H. Epp

Christ Preeminent: Studies in Philippians is a timely work of Theodore Epp. He sees Paul's letter to the Philippians as exceedingly rich in spiritual truths about Jesus Christ and what He wants to do in the believer's heart. Theodore Epp also knew the book would minister spiritually to believers who have no special problems but who have a sincere de… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Chronicles

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Chronicles

by Andrew Hill

These two books were written to provide a message of encouragement and hope. The chronicler keeps track of vital events in Israel’s history, such as Solomon’s reign and the rulers that followed him, Israel’s North/South split, and the people’s extreme fluctuations in faith. Through it all, however, God cares for His chosen people. Despite their shor… 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 - Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther

Understanding the Bible Commentary Series - Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther

by Leslie C. Allen and Timothy S. Laniak

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 6a: Deuteronomy 1:1–21:9, 2nd ed. (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 6a: Deuteronomy 1:1–21:9, 2nd ed. (WBC)

by Duane L. Christensen

This is Volume 6a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-21 of the book of Deuteronomy. The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 35a: Luke 1:1–9:20 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 35a: Luke 1:1–9:20 (WBC)

by John Nolland

This is Volume 35a of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-9 of the book of Luke. 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: 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon, and Jude

Brazos Theological Commentary: 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon, and Jude

by Risto Saarinen

Pastors and leaders of the classical church--such as Augustine, Calvin, Luther, and Wesley--interpreted the Bible theologically, believing Scripture as a whole witnessed to the gospel of Jesus Christ. Modern interpreters of the Bible questioned this premise. But in recent decades, a critical mass of theologians and biblical scholars has begun to reassert the… Read more…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Mark

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Mark

by Mary Ann Beavis

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 13-28 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Acts 13-28 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…

Preaching the Word - Revelation

Preaching the Word - Revelation

by James M. Hamilton, Jr.

In the book of Revelation, God unveils the world as it really is, identifying an unseen spiritual war and announcing a very real day of judgment. As the end approaches, we need to be convinced that Jesus is reigning as the risen King. We need to have him speak to the situation in our churches. We need to see how God will pulverize wickedness, answer those wh… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Book of Daniel

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Book of Daniel

by Louis F. Hartman and Alexander A. Di Lella

The Anchor Bible Series offers new, book-by-book translations of the Old and New Testament and the Apocrypha, with commentary. This volume on the Book of Daniel has been prepared by two distinguished biblical scholars from the faculty of the Catholic University of America: Alexander A. Di Lella, Professor of Old Testament, and the late Louis F. Hartman, Prof… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Isaiah 56-66

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Isaiah 56-66

by Joseph Blenkinsopp

The world’s leading authority on the prophet Isaiah brings his distinguished three-volume commentary on the book of Isaiah to a conclusion with this new translation and critical discussion of the final eleven chapters. The concluding section of the book of Isaiah, sometimes referred to as Third or Trito Isaiah, had a profound impact on t… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Second Isaiah

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Second Isaiah

by John L. McKenzie

This is Volume 20 of The Anchor Bible, a new translation in fifty-six volumes, each with an introduction and notes. John L. McKenzie, S.J., Professor of Old Testament Theology at DePaul University, Chicago, has prepared The Anchor Bible translation of Second Isaiah, including Chapters 34-35, and 40-66 of the Book of Isaiah. With its focus … Read more…

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs

Teach the Text Commentary Series: Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs

by Edward M. Curtis

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…

How to Read the Bible Book by Book

How to Read the Bible Book by Book

by Gordon D. Fee and Douglas Stuart

How to Read the Bible Book by Book helps people read the Bible as a whole by showing how each book fits into the grand narrative of Scripture. Reading the Bible need not be a haphazard journey through strange and bewildering territory. Like an experienced tour guide, How to Read the Bible Book by Book walks you through the Scriptures. For … Read more…

New International Commentary on the New Testament: Paul's Letter to the Philippians

New International Commentary on the New Testament: Paul's Letter to the Philippians

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 Genesis 1-17

New International Commentary on the Old Testament: The Book of Genesis 1-17

by Victor P. Hamilton

This first part of Victor P. Hamilton’s New International Commentary on Genesis seeks to provide clarity on these first seventeen chapters—chapters that have been theologically essential (and debated) for many years. Hamilton writes an introduction that covers structure, composition, canonicity, the text itself, interpretive problems, and theology. &… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary John

NIV Application Commentary John

by Gary M. Burge

The Gospel of John stands apart from Matthew, Mark, and Luke with a singularly unique perspective on the personality of Jesus. From his deliberate echo of Genesis at the beginning of his Gospel and on through the subsequent chapters, John provides an indispensable portrait of the messiah, without which our picture of Christ would be tragically lacking. &… Read more…

Esther and Ruth - Reformed Expository Commentary

Esther and Ruth - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Iain M. Duguid

Esther and Ruth is part of the Reformed Expository Commentary series, aimed at both pastors and lay teachers. Each volume in the series provides exposition that gives careful attention to biblical text, is doctrinally Reformed, focuses on Christ through the lens of redemptive history, and applies the Bible to our contemporary setting. Doe… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 25: Mark

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 25: Mark

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 25: Mark. 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 - John

Understanding the Bible Commentary - John

by J. Ramsey Michaels

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 4: 1 Chronicles-Job)

Expositor's Bible Commentary - Revised (Vol 4: 1 Chronicles-Job)

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 17: Job 1–20 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 17: Job 1–20 (WBC)

by David J. A. Clines

This is Volume 17 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 1-20 of the book of Job. 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, struct… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 47b: Hebrews 9–13 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 47b: Hebrews 9–13 (WBC)

by William L. Lane

This is Volume 47b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 9-13 of the book of Hebrews. 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…

Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: James

Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: James

by Craig L. Blomberg and Mariam J. Kamell

Authors Craig Blomberg and Mariam Kamell use the historical, theological and literary elements of James to guide their interpretation of this often-overlooked early Christian text. Their concise discussion of how the book delivers consistent, challenging instruction will help pastors and church leaders teach the message of James to today’s readers.… Read more…

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Ephesians

Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Ephesians

by Frank Thielman

Noted New Testament scholar Frank Thielman offers a substantive yet accessible commentary on Ephesians in this addition to the award-winning BECNT series. With extensive research and thoughtful chapter-by-chapter exegesis, this beautifully written commentary leads readers through all aspects of the book of Ephesians--sociological, historical, and theological… Read more…

2 Timothy MacArthur New Testament Commentary

2 Timothy 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: Galatians

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Galatians

by J. Louis Martyn

As the early church took shape in the mid-first century a.d., a theological struggle of great consequence was joined between the apostle Paul and certain theologians who had intruded into the churches founded by the apostle in Galatia. Writing his letter to the Galatians in the midst of that struggle, Paul was concerned to find a way by which he could assert… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Letter to Titus

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Letter to Titus

by Jerome D. Quinn

The Letter to Titus, one of the three "Pastoral Epistles" of the New Testament, has over the last twenty years become the ground of intense controversy-theologically, sociologically, even politically. For this letter (like its companions, I and II Timothy) dates to a time when the Apostles are gone and a new church leadership is evolving. In Titus … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Deuteronomy 1-11

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Deuteronomy 1-11

by Moshe Weinfeld

Deuteronomy 1–11 is here presented in a groundbreaking new translation, with a comprehensive introduction and thorough commentary by world-renowned Israeli biblical scholar Moshe Weinfeld. The “second law,” Deuteronomy portrays Moses as the founder and great lawgiver of Israel. In a series of addresses, Moses reviews his life and the life of God’s pe… Read more…

Govett on Philippians

Govett on Philippians

by Robert Govett

Mr. Govett's unique writing style was not only applicable to the late 1800's, the era in which he wrote, but his overview of scripture seems to transcend the pages of time, and brings to understanding the meaningfulness of God's Word for today. The epistle to the Philippians is designed to move the new believer forward in the f… Read more…

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

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

by Bruce K. Waltke

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

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Daniel

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Daniel

by James Montgomery Boice

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

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Timothy, Titus

NIV Application Commentary 1&2 Timothy, Titus

by Walter L. Liefeld

Just as today’s church deals with a myriad of issues, Christians in Paul’s time had issues of their own. Doctrinal matters are now dividing lines between thousands of denominations—Paul sensed that danger of division thousands of years ago as he wrote his letters to Timothy and Titus, two young church leaders. He writes about false teachers, the role o… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Daniel

NIV Application Commentary Daniel

by Tremper Longman III

We all come across moments in our lives where we are forced to let go of any semblance of control and place our trust in God. The book of Daniel traces the lives of four dedicated followers of God who continually choose to follow Him despite the culture they’re surrounded by. Their perseverance eventually results in great blessing, both for them and everyo… Read more…

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 18: Isaiah 40-66

The Preacher's Commentary - Volume 18: Isaiah 40-66

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 18: Isaiah 40-66. The design for the Preacher's Commentary gives the reader an overall outline of each book of the Bible. Following the intr… Read more…

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Gospel of Matthew

New International Greek Testament Commentary Series: The Gospel of Matthew

by John Nolland

The fruit of nearly a decade worth of scholarship, research, and writing, this essential commentary on the Gospel of Matthew represents a new standard in commentaries on the Greek text. Author John Nolland delves into the narrative techniques and methodology of Matthew's account of the life of Jesus. His approach draws stronger distinctions betw… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - James

Understanding the Bible Commentary - James

by Peter H. Davids

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. 5: Psalms)

Expositor's Bible Commentary - Revised (Vol. 5: Psalms)

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 27: Jeremiah 26–52 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 27: Jeremiah 26–52 (WBC)

by Pamela Scalise, Gerald L. Keown and Thomas G. Smothers

This is Volume 27 of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 26-52 of the book of Jeremiah. 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…

Brazos Theological Commentary: Deuteronomy

Brazos Theological Commentary: Deuteronomy

by Telford Work

Pastors and leaders of the classical church--such as Augustine, Calvin, Luther, and Wesley--interpreted the Bible theologically, believing Scripture as a whole witnessed to the gospel of Jesus Christ. Modern interpreters of the Bible questioned this premise. But in recent decades, a critical mass of theologians and biblical scholars has begun to reassert the… Read more…

Matthew 1-7 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Matthew 1-7 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 journali… Read more…

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs

Understanding the Bible Commentary - Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs

by Roland Murphy and Elizabeth Huwiler

Expert help for understanding the Bible 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 k… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I Corinthians (1974)

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: I Corinthians (1974)

by William F. Orr and James Arthur Walther

I Corinthians is Volume 32 in the Anchor Bible series of new book-by-book translations of the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha. William S. Orr and James Arthur Walther are, respectively, Professor Emeritus and Associate Professor of New Testament at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. St. Paul's I Corinthians stands as one of the … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Numbers 21-36

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Numbers 21-36

by Baruch A. Levine

The Book of Numbers is an account of how the Israelites wandered in the wilderness after receiving the Ten Commandments of Mount Sinai. Through this time of testing, while facing an uncertain future, the people complained repeatedly to Moses and to God. Though fraught with tension and power struggles, their pilgrimage led to the discovery that God is indeed … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Wisdom of Ben Sira

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Wisdom of Ben Sira

by Alexander A. Di Lella and Patrick W. Skehan

The Wisdom of Ben Sira (Ecclesiasticus) contains the sayings of Ben Sira, arguably the last of Israel's wise men and its first scribe, whose world was defined and dominated by Greek ideas and ideals. This Hellenistic worldview challenged the adequacy of the religion passed down to Palestinian Jews of the second century B.C.E. by their ancestors. Ben Sira… Read more…

Ephesians - Reformed Expository Commentary

Ephesians - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Bryan Chapell

Ephesians - Reformed Expository Commentary is written to serve the needs of pastors, as a true homiletical commentary. Bryan Chapell, a noted preacher and teacher of preachers, provides and in-depth exegetical analysis in a sermon format, providing outlines, pastoral explanation, illustrations and applications for each passage. As a comme… Read more…

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Acts

Boice Expositional Commentary Series: Acts

by James Montgomery Boice

"There's nothing today's church needs so much as to rediscover the doctrine, spirit, and commitments of the early Christian community," writes James Montgomery Boice. The power the early church exhibited for changes and growth is overwhelming. Although it faced enormous obstacles--it was completely new, it taught truths tha… Read more…

Ephesians: Living Abundantly (Volume 1 - Chpts 1-3)

Ephesians: Living Abundantly (Volume 1 - Chpts 1-3)

by Theodore H. Epp

Theodore Epp's Living Abundantly: Studies in Ephesians (Vol. 1 - Chpts 1-3) offers the believer an understanding of their position in Christ and the abundance of the resource available to them as they live out Jesus' promise of "I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly". Living Abund… Read more…

NIV Application Commentary Esther

NIV Application Commentary Esther

by Karen H. Jobes

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

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 - 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…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 6b: Deuteronomy 21:10–34:12 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 6b: Deuteronomy 21:10–34:12 (WBC)

by Duane L. Christensen

This is Volume 6b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 21-34 of the book of Deuteronomy. 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, linguisti… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 35b: Luke 9:21–18:34 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 35b: Luke 9:21–18:34 (WBC)

by John Nolland

This is Volume 35b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 9-18 of the book of Luke. 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: 1 & 2 Peter

Brazos Theological Commentary: 1 & 2 Peter

by Douglas Harink

Pastors and leaders of the ancient church interpreted the Bible theologically, believing Scripture as a whole witnessed to the gospel of Jesus Christ. Modern interpreters of the Bible questioned this premise. But in recent decades, a critical mass of theologians and biblical scholars has begun to reassert the priority of a theological reading of Scripture. T… Read more…

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Matthew

Paideia: Commentaries on the New Testament - Matthew

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…

Romans 1-8 MacArthur New Testament Commentary

Romans 1-8 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: Colossians

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Colossians

by Markus Barth and Helmut Blanke

The Apostle Paul’s Letter to the Colossians offers a valuable and intimate glimpse into the life of a fledgling Christian community as it struggled to define Christian doctrine and theology. Paul was prompted to write to the Colossian assembly when he heard that “false teachers” had joined the congregation and were advocating dangerous, non-Christian p… Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Jeremiah 1-20

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Jeremiah 1-20

by Jack R. Lundbom

Jeremiah, long considered one of the most colorful of the ancient Israelite prophets, comes to life in Jack R. Lundbom’s Jeremiah 1-20. From his boyhood call to prophecy in 627 b.c.e., which Jeremiah tried to refuse, to his scathing judgments against the sins and hypocrisy of the people of Israel, Jeremiah charged through life with passion and emotion. He … Read more…

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Tobit

Anchor Yale Bible Commentary: Tobit

by Carey A. Moore

Tobit is the story of a righteous, devout, and charitable man who—blind and miserable—sends his son, Tobiah, to collect on an old loan. To test his faith, an angel joins Tobiah on his journey, and in the end Tobiah returns with the money, a beautiful bride, and a miraculous cure for his father's affliction. Tobit's story touches us precisely beca… Read more…

Teach the Text Commentary Series: 1 Corinthians

Teach the Text Commentary Series: 1 Corinthians

by Preben Vang

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…

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Gospel According to Matthew

Pillar New Testament Commentary: The Gospel According to Matthew

by Leon Morris

In the Christian Church the Gospel of Matthew has been considered the most important portrait of Jesus’ life and message. Containing Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount and a uniquely rich collection of parables, among many other things, Matthew has made a major contribution to the church throughout the centuries, and it still has much to say to the church today.… Read more…


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