(PUBFortress)Now complete! "Wildberger's commentary has turned out to be his life's work and it is itself a noble tribute to a scholar who is theologically sensitive, aware of differing opinions, and fair in dealing with them. It is the best existing commentary on the book of Isaiah,"---Catholic Biblical Quarterly. 720 pages, hardcover.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 720 Vendor: Fortress Press Dimensions: 9 X 6 X 1.50 (inches)
This is the final volume in Wilberger's comprehensive treatment of Isaiah 1-39. In addition to verse-by-verse commentary, the author provides a systematic overview of the entire Book of Isaiah. This "introduction" to Isaiah covers: the book and the text, the formation of Isaiah 1-39, the prophet Isaiah and his religious roots, the theology of post-Isaianic materials, language and forms of speech in Isaiah, and a listing of recent Isaiah scholarship.