This outstanding set has earned a reputation as reliable, accessible, and relevant. Penned by distinguished evangelical scholars, each volume's introduction offers in-depth information on the authorship, date, and historical background of biblical works; while the commentary examines main themes, individual verses, and problems of interpretation. An essential resource for pastors, teachers, and laypeople. 5322 pages total, 20 softcovers from InterVarsity.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Inter-Varsity Press Publication Date: 2009 Dimensions: 1 X 9 X 11 (inches)
The Tyndale New Testament Commentaries have long been a trusted resource for Bible study. Written by some of the world's most distinguished evangelical scholars, these twenty volumes offer clear, reliable and relevant explanations of every book in the New Testament. These Tyndale volumes are designed to help readers understand what the Bible actually says and what it means. The introduction to each volume gives a concise but thorough description of the authorship, date and historical background of the biblical book under consideration. The commentary itself examines the text section by section, drawing out its main themes. It also comments on individual verses and deals with problems of interpretation. The aim throughout is to get at the true meaning of the Bible and to make its message plain to readers today.
Leon Morris (1914-2006), one of the leading evangelical New Testament scholars of the twentieth century, served as principal of Ridley College in Melbourne, Australia. He was the author of more than forty works, including and comprehensive scholarly studies on Matthew, Luke, John and Romans. He was the general editor of the Tyndale New Testament Commentaries and wrote the volumes in that series on Luke, 1 Corinthians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians and Revelation.