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New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): The Book of Acts

New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT): The Book of Acts

by F. F. Bruce

About the New International Commentary on the New Testament "Faithful criticism" characterizes volumes in The New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT), and is widely recognized by pastors, students, and scholars alike for its attention to the text of Scripture, its currency with contemporary scholarship, and its service to t… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Isaiah 40-66

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Isaiah 40-66

by John Oswalt

Chapters 40-66 of Isaiah are some of the most beautifully written chapters in the Bible. As the writer addresses Jews during and returning from the exile, you’ll find messages of hope and encouragement as Israel faces the challenge of rediscovering its identity as God’s chosen people. In the New International Commentary: Isaiah Chapter… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 23b: Song of Songs/Lamentations (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 23b: Song of Songs/Lamentations (WBC)

by Paul House and Duane Garrett

This is Volume 23b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering the books of Song of Solomon and Lamentations. 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, ling… Read more…

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 52c: Revelation 17–22 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 52c: Revelation 17–22 (WBC)

by David E. Aune

This is Volume 52c of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 17-22 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, linguisti… Read more…

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

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

by Peter H. Davids

About the New International Commentary on the New Testament "Faithful criticism" characterizes volumes in The New International Commentary on the New Testament (NICNT), and is widely recognized by pastors, students, and scholars alike for its attention to the text of Scripture, its currency with contemporary scholarship, and its service to t… 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 33b: Matthew 14–28 (WBC)

Word Biblical Commentary: Volume 33b: Matthew 14–28 (WBC)

by Donald A. Hagner

This is Volume 33b of the Word Biblical Commentary series, covering chapters 14-28 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, … Read more…

How God Became Jesus

How God Became Jesus

by Michael F. Bird

In his recent book How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher From Galilee historian Bart Ehrman explores a claim that resides at the heart of the Christian faith--- that Jesus of Nazareth was, and is, God. According to Ehrman, though, this is not what the earliest disciples believed, nor what Jesus claimed about himself. The first response bo… Read more…

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): The Letters of 2 Peter and Jude

Pillar New Testament Commentary (PNTC): The Letters of 2 Peter and Jude

by Peter H. Davids

Filling a notable gap in scholarship on 2 Peter and Jude, Peter Davids artfully unpacks these two neglected but fascinating epistles that deal with the confrontation between the Greco-Roman world and the burgeoning first-century Jesus communities. Davids firmly grasps the overall structure of these oft-maligned epistles and presents a strong case for 2 Peter… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Joshua

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Joshua

by Marten H. Woudstra

Whereas the Pentateuch is, largely, an account of Israel’s failures, Joshua is a success story. Here, God’s people finally take possession of the land promised to them. They conquer a great deal of kingdoms and experience the fullness of God’s blessings: “[n]ot one word of all the good promises that the LORD had made to the house of Israel had failed… Read more…

Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate

Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate

by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton

"The flood continued forty days on the earth; and the waters increased, and bore up the ark, and it rose high above the earth . . . and the ark floated on the face of the waters" (Gen 6:17-18 NRSV). In modern times the Genesis flood account has been probed and analyzed for answers to scientific, apologetic, and historical questions… Read more…

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): The Book of Jeremiah

New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT): 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…


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