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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…

Galatians - Reformed Expository Commentary

Galatians - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Philip Graham Ryken

Galatians - Reformed Expository Commentary by Philip Graham Ryken, is interpreted in line with Reformation teaching on this epistle, especially with respect to the doctrine of justification by faith alone. “Properly understood, the gracious gospel of Galatians liberates us from legalism,” Ryken writes. “But since we are legalists by nature, the book ch… Read more…

Hebrews - Reformed Expository Commentary

Hebrews - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

In keeping with the Reformed Expository Commentary series, Richard Phillips' Hebrews - Reformed Expository Commentary is accessible to both pastors and lay teachers. 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 applie… Read more…

James - Reformed Expository Commentary

James - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Daniel M. Doriani

Daniel Doriani's James - Reformed Expository Commentary brings out the gospel message of this letter, as James challenges the church to live out their faith. With 59 commands in 108 verses, the epistle of James has an obvious zeal for law. In his imperatives, James directly communicates the royal law, the law of King Jesus (2:8). In th… Read more…

John 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

John 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

John’s Gospel distinguishes itself among the four Gospels by its thorough discussions of single topics and by embedding its teaching material in conversations. Its approach allows for detailed exposition of doctrines and concepts, and also for practical application to the reader’s life. Richard Phillips highlights the apostle’s chief… 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…

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…

Matthew Two Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

Matthew Two Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Daniel M. Doriani

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

Philippians - Reformed Expository Commentary

Philippians - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Dennis E. Johnson

Philippians is a magisterial treatment of various topics—suffering’s relationship to gospel advance, self-centeredness versus sacrificial service, the basis of a believer’s assurance before God, interpersonal conflict, and finding true contentment—that Paul relates to the touchstone of Christ, his cross, and his resurrection. Johns… Read more…

Zechariah - Reformed Expository Commentary

Zechariah - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

Written for pastors and layperson, Richard D. Phillips's Zechariah - Reformed Expository Commentary, demonstrates how the book of Zechariah records the prophetic message given to the community that had returned to Jerusalem after the Babylonian exile and charged them with rebuilding the temple and city. Phillips reminds us that what G… Read more…


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