Edited by John F. Walvoord and Roy B. Zuck, The Bible Knowledge Commentary features insightful exposition and commentary on the entire Bible from members of the distinguished Dallas Theological Seminary faculty. For commentary from the historical-grammatical and premillennial perspectives, it's hard to beat this commentary, and the commitment to scriptural inerrancy is unmatched. Thoroughly conservative and Evangelical, this commentary showcases what Dallas Theological Seminary has become world famous for, and offers all students of the Bible an insightful and applicable commentary.
Overview of the Bible Knowledge Commentary:
Theologically conservative (Evangelical)
Based on the New International Version (NIV)
Mainly a section-by-section commentary, with a good amount of verse-by-verse commentary as well
Non-technical (all original languages are transliterated)
Designed for all Christian students and learners
Introduction, outline, commentary and bibliography for each book of the Bible
Explanations of problem passages, alleged discrepancies, customs, geographical locations, and key Greek, Hebrew and Aramaic words
Numerous maps, charts and diagrams for easy reference
A presentation of each book's argument, and how that book's purpose unfolds and develops
Numerous cross-references to parallel topics and passages
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 2580 Vendor: David C. Cook Publication Date: 1989
Dimensions: 9.50 X 6.25 (inches) ISBN: 089693800X ISBN-13: 9780896938007 Availability: In Stock
This detailed yet readable commentary, based on the New International Version of the Bible, is ideal for pastors, Bible teachers, students, or anyone looking for a reliable help in personal Bible study. Now with updated contemporary covers, this classic series will reach a new generation of readers. With maps, charts, cross-references, bibliographies, book introductions, and helpful historical background, The Bible Knowledge Commentary Series addresses readers deepest questions as it draws them into the truth and power of Scripture.
Roy B. Zuck (ThD, Dallas Theological Seminary) is senior professor emeritus of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary where he has been teaching for the past 23 years. He has also served as vice president for Academic Affairs and academic dean. Dr. Zucks ministry is noted for clear exposition of Scripture with emphasis on application of the Bible to life. He is the author or editor of more than 90 books, has written scores of articles, and has long served as editor of Bibliotheca Sacra.
During his sixty years as an author, pastor, teacher, and educator, Dr. John F. Walvoord articulated a comprehensive view of biblical knowledge. He served Dallas Theological Seminary for more than half a century as faculty member, president and chancellor. He continued to teach and preach until a few weeks before his death in 2002.