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The Essential Bible Companion

The Essential Bible Companion

by John Walton, Mark L. Strauss and Theodore W. Cooper Jr

The Essential Bible Companion gives you what it promises: the essentials. The most vital, absolutely indispensable information you need for reading and truly understanding God’s Word. Developed by two world-class Bible scholars, this unique, easy-to-use reference guide gives you clear, crisp insights into the Bible book by book. From Ge… Read more…

Expanded Bible

Expanded Bible

by Tremper Longman III, Mark L. Strauss and Daniel Taylor

Explore the Depths of the Scriptures While You Read Expect understanding! Experience the full meaning of God’s Word. The Expanded Bible has been developed by a respected team of skilled Bible translators to make God’s Word easier to understand—and more relevant and real for today’s Christian—with innovative expansions in the text… Read more…

Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the New Testament (5 Vols.) — ZIBBC

Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary of the New Testament (5 Vols.) — ZIBBC

by Craig Keener, David E. Garland, George H. Guthrie, Peter H. Davids, Mark L. Strauss, Ralph P. Martin, Robert W. Yarbrough, Clinton E. Arnold, Douglas J. Moo, S. M. Baugh, Frank S. Thielman, Mark W. Wilson, Jeffrey A. D. Weima, Moyer V Hubbard, Michael J Wilkins, David W J Gill and Julie L Wu

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 circum… Read more…

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth Text & Audio Lecture Collection

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth Text & Audio Lecture Collection

by Gordon D. Fee, Douglas Stuart, Douglas Stuart, Mark L. Strauss and Mark L. Strauss

Understanding the Bible isn’t for the few, the gifted, the scholarly. The Bible is accessible. It’s meant to be read and comprehended by everyone from armchair readers to seminary students. A few essential insights into the Bible can clear up a lot of misconceptions and help you grasp the meaning of Scripture and its application to your twenty-first-cent… Read more…

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth Text, Audio & Audio Lecture Collection

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth Text, Audio & Audio Lecture Collection

by Gordon D. Fee, Douglas Stuart, Douglas Stuart, Mark L. Strauss and Mark Strauss

Understanding the Bible isn’t for the few, the gifted, the scholarly. The Bible is accessible. It’s meant to be read and comprehended by everyone from armchair readers to seminary students. A few essential insights into the Bible can clear up a lot of misconceptions and help you grasp the meaning of Scripture and its application to your twenty-first-cent… Read more…

Four Portraits, One Jesus, 2nd Edition

Four Portraits, One Jesus, 2nd Edition

by Mark L. Strauss

To Christians worldwide, the man Jesus of Nazareth is the centerpiece of history, the object of faith, hope, and worship. Even those who do not follow him admit the vast influence of his life. For anyone interested in knowing more about Jesus, study of the four biblical Gospels is essential.The second edition of Four Portraits, One Jesus has been updated thr… Read more…

Layman's New Testament Bible Commentary

Layman's New Testament Bible Commentary

by Mark L. Strauss

Bible commentaries are often huge and daunting—but they don’t have to be. The Layman’s New Testament Bible Commentary from Barbour Books addresses key passages of Matthew through Revelation. With thousands of notes, covering the Gospels, History, Epistles, and Prophecy, this commentary is concise and easy to understand—perfect for the non-scholar.… Read more…

Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Mark — ZECNT

Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament: Mark — ZECNT

by Mark L. Strauss

Mark's fast-paced, powerful, and dramatic Gospel takes the reader on a breath-taking tour through the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus the Messiah, the most important person in human history. As part of the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary series, Mark Strauss uses a narrative and theological approach to provide insight into the Evangelist's sto… Read more…

How to Choose a Translation for All Its Worth
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How to Choose a Translation for All Its Worth

by Gordon D. Fee, Mark L. Strauss, Don Reed and Don Reed

With so many Bible translations available today, how can you find those that will be most useful to you? What is the difference between a translation that calls itself “literal” and one that is more “meaning-based”? And what difference does it make for you as a reader of God’s Word?How to Choose a Translation for All Its Worth brings clarity and in… Read more…

How to Read the Bible in Changing Times

How to Read the Bible in Changing Times

by Mark L. Strauss

How do we read God's unchanging Word in a world that is always changing? How can words written thousands of years ago in different times and cultures apply to us today? Why do Christians obey certain commands in the Bible and ignore others? Some say commands to greet one another with a kiss or not to eat pork are merely "cultural&#… Read more…

Four Portraits, One Jesus: Audio Lectures
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Four Portraits, One Jesus: Audio Lectures

by Mark L. Strauss, Mark Strauss and Mark Strauss

The Zondervan Biblical and Theological Lectures series provides a unique audio learning experience. Unlike a traditional audiobook's direct narration of a book's text, Four Portraits, One Jesus: Audio Lectures includes high quality live-recordings of college-level lectures that cover the important points from each subject as well as relevant material… Read more…

Jesus Behaving Badly The Puzzling Paradoxes of the Man from Galilee

Jesus Behaving Badly The Puzzling Paradoxes of the Man from Galilee

by Mark L. Strauss

Everybody likes Jesus. Don't they? We overlook that Jesus was Judgmental—preaching hellfire far more than the apostle Paul Uncompromising—telling people to hate their families Chauvinistic—excluding women from leadership Racist—insulting people from other ethnic groups Anti-environmental—cursing a fig tree and affi… Read more…


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