New Testament Introduction, Donald Guthrie

New Testament Introduction, Donald Guthrie

   New Testament Introduction (Master Reference Collection). Guthrie, Donald. “Twenty years after its first release in one volume, Donald Guthrie has revised his widely acclaimedNew Testament Introduction. A careful recasting of a benchmark evangelical work, this new edition provides a fixed point for surveying the books of the New Testament. Noting the issues raised by the [Continue Reading…]

Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary Set

Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary Set

   Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary Set. Arnold, Clinton E. ed. “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 divorce in Judaism · How Jewish dietary laws provided a powerful metaphor for God’s acceptance of the Gentiles [Continue Reading…]

The Book of Revelation: Unlocking the Future, Ed Hindson

The Book of Revelation: Unlocking the Future, Ed Hindson

  The Book of Revelation: Unlocking the Future. 21st Century Biblical Commentary Series. Hindson, Ed. “Dr.Hindson simplifies the message of the Revelation so that you can easily understand it for yourself. He surveys the general content of this captivating book of prophecy with a view to keeping the big picture in mind, rather than getting [Continue Reading…]

Second Peter/Jude, Edmond Hiebert

Second Peter/Jude, Edmond Hiebert

   Second Peter/Jude. Hiebert, D. Edmond. “Second Peter and Jude have been called the ‘dark corner’ of the New Testament,” writes D. Edmond Hiebert in the preface to this volume, his latest work. He suggests that the label “dark” results from the mistaken notion that these epistles deal with obsolete issues, or that they contain [Continue Reading…]

The Epistles of John: An Expositional Commentary, Edmond Hiebert

The Epistles of John: An Expositional Commentary, Edmond Hiebert

   The Epistles of John: An Expositional Commentary. Hiebert, D. Edmond. “Dr. Edmond Hiebert covers 1 John, 2 John, and 3 John in this expositional commentary. He defends Johannine authorship and discusses textual evidence for the Johannine Comma of 1 John 5:7. His exposition highlights propitiation, a premillennial Antichrist, Christ’s imminent return, and warnings against [Continue Reading…]

1 Peter (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries), Wayne Grudem

1 Peter (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries), Wayne Grudem

  1 Peter. Tyndale New Testament Commentaries. Grudem, Wayne. “In 1 Peter, explains Wayne Grudem, readers are encouraged to grow in their trust in God and their obedience to him throughout their lives, but especially when they suffer. “Here is a brief and very clear summary both of the consolations and instructions needful for the [Continue Reading…]

Faith That Works: Studies and the Epistle of James, Kent Homer

Faith That Works: Studies and the Epistle of James, Kent Homer

   Faith That Works: Studies and the Epistle of James. Kent, Homer A., Jr. “In thirteen chapters the author provides concise commentary of each verse, giving the readers what they need to understand the Epistle and to prepare for teaching or preaching it.” -Amazon.com Here are several other books on James that might interest you [Continue Reading…]

The Epistle to the Hebrews, Kent Homer

The Epistle to the Hebrews, Kent Homer

  The Epistle to the Hebrews. Kent, Homer A., Jr. “Dr. Kent’s commentary on Hebrews is an extensive work that is geared not exclusively for the student or the scholar, but the average parishioner as well. He begins each of the three sections (Doctrinal Discussion, Practical Exhortations, Personal Instructions) with the author’s own literal translation. [Continue Reading…]

Philippians, Colossians, Philemon (The New American Commentary), Richard Melick

Philippians, Colossians, Philemon (The New American Commentary), Richard Melick

  Philippians, Colossians, Philemon. The New American Commentary. Melick, Richard R. “The New American Commentary is for the minister or Bible student who wants to understand and expound the Scriptures. Notable features include: * commentary based on The New International Version; * the NIV text printed in the body of the commentary; * sound scholarly [Continue Reading…]