With solid scholarship and exceptional clarity, the entries in this reliable commentary offer an overview of the themes and intentions of every Bible book. But don't mistake concise for incomplete! You'll find detailed introductions to the 10 major sections of Scripture, plus in-depth sidebars, maps, and charts. An excellent resource for preaching, teaching, and personal study. 688 pages, hardcover from B&H.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 688 Vendor: Holman Reference Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.25 X 1.10 (inches) ISBN: 0805495460 ISBN-13: 9780805495461 Availability: In Stock
With solid scholarship and exceptional clarity, the Holman Concise Bible Commentary gives readers a feel for the key themes and intentions of all 66 books in the Bible. But don’t mistake concise for incomplete; this volume also contains detailed introductions to the ten major units of Scripture (the Gospels, Paul’s letters, etc.), maps related to biblical history, informational charts, and in-depth sidebars. It’s a perfect resource for adding an extra level of insight to Sunday school lessons, sermons, and personal devotional times.
David S. Dockery is president of Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. He is the author or editor of more than thirty books, including Renewing Minds, Southern Baptist Consensus and Renewal, Theologians of the Baptist Tradition, and the Holman Bible Handbook. Dockery serves on several education and ministry boards and is a consulting editor for Christianity Today magazine.