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NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

by John H. Walton and Craig S. Keener

You've heard many Bible stories hundreds of times, but how many behind-the-scenes details are you missing? Sometimes a little context is all you need to discover the rich meaning behind the stories of Scripture. That’s what the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible provides. Every page is packed with expert insight into the customs, culture, an… Read more…

First-Century Study Bible Notes

First-Century Study Bible Notes

by Kent Dobson

Experience the Bible through the eyes of a first-century disciple by exploring the cultural, religious, and historical background of the Bible. This Bible allows you to understand God’s Word in its original cultural context, bringing Scripture to life by providing fresh understanding to familiar passages, beloved stories and all the Scripture in between. T… Read more…

Archaeological Study Bible Notes

Archaeological Study Bible Notes

by Duane Garrett and Walter C. Jr. Kaiser

To engage the Bible more, you need to enter the world from which it came. From the beginning of Genesis to the end of Revelation, The Archaeological Study Bible Notes is filled with study material that opens your eyes to the archaeological, historical, and cultural contexts of the stories you read and the people you meet in Scripture. … Read more…

IVP Bible Background Commentary (2 Vols.)

IVP Bible Background Commentary (2 Vols.)

by Mark Chavalas, Victor Matthews, John Walton and Craig Keener

Including both the Old and New Testaments, the IVP Bible Background Commentary 2 Volume Bundle is a complete resource that provides the detailed historical, archaelogical, and cultural backdrop to the Bible. Illuminating the scriptures with this background information allows for a more thorough understanding of the Bible. &#… Read more…

Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary: Old and New Testament Bundle (9 Vols.)

Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary: Old and New Testament Bundle (9 Vols.)

by John Walton and Clint Arnold

Brimming with lavish, full-color photos and graphics, the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary bundle walks you verse by verse through all the books of the Bible. Passage-by-passage commentary brings to life the world of the Old Testament with archaeological findings, historical explanations, geographic insights, and more. Deepen your understan… Read more…

Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture (ACCS) (29 Vols.)

Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture (ACCS) (29 Vols.)

by Thomas C. Oden

The Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture (ACCS) does what very few of today's students of the Bible could do for themselves. With the aid of computer technology, the vast array of writings from the church fathers—including much that is available only in the ancient languages—have been combed for their comment on Scripture. From these results, sc… Read more…

Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol I & II

Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol I & II

by John Calvin and John T. McNeill

Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol I & II edited by John T. McNeill, is the definitive English-language edition of one of the monumental works of the Christian church. All previous editions—in Latin, French, German, and English—have been collated; references and notes have been verified, corrected, and expanded; and new bibliographies… Read more…

Ancient Christian Doctrine Series (5 Vols.)

Ancient Christian Doctrine Series (5 Vols.)

by Thomas C. Oden

This exciting five-volume series follows up on the acclaimed Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture to provide patristic commentary on the Nicene Creed. The series renders primary Greek, Latin, Coptic and Syriac source material from the church fathers in lucid English translation (some here for the first time) and gives readers unparalleled insight into t… Read more…

Ancient Christian Texts (14 Vols.)

Ancient Christian Texts (14 Vols.)

Series Editors Thomas C. Oden and Gerald L. Bray Ancient Christian Texts is a series of new translations of full-length commentaries and sermons based on biblical books or extended scriptural passages by early church leaders like Ambrosiaster, Origen, John of Damascus, Cyril of Alexandria and many others, most of which are presented in English for t… Read more…

Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the New Testament (4 Vols.)

Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the New Testament (4 Vols.)

by Clint Arnold

The Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the New Testament helps readers understand the historical and cultural background of the books of the New Testament. Discover: How the springs at Hierapolis help us understand why Jesus described the church at Laodicea as “lukewarm”. The background and circumstances of certificates of di… Read more…

Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the Old Testament (5 Vols.)

Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the Old Testament (5 Vols.)

by John Walton

The Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the Old Testament series brings to life the world of the Old Testament through informative entries and full-color photos and graphics. Here readers find the premier commentary set for connecting with the historical and cultural context of the Old Testament. Many today find the Old Testament a… Read more…

Reformed Expository Commentary (24 Vols.)

Reformed Expository Commentary (24 Vols.)

All the books in the Reformed Expository Commentary series are accessible to both pastors and lay readers. Each volume in the series provides exposition that gives careful attention to the biblical text, is doctrinally Reformed, focuses on Christ through the lens of redemptive history, and applies the Bible to our contemporary setting. All… Read more…


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