Bruce was widely known and respected as a Bible scholar, and many would say he was the foremost evangelical NT scholar of the 20th century. By the time he died, he had memorized the entire Bible in its original languages. Bruce's speciality was writing commentaries. This commentary on John is very easy to read--it is not technical because it was designed to be used by the general Bible-reading public. Even so, there is much here that will be useful to more advanced readers as well.
This popular verse-by-verse exposition of John, based on Bruce's own translation of the Gospel, reflects Bruce's customary ability to make the benefits of his scholarship accessible to the general reader. Footnotes and bibliography are included, pointing the reader to resources for further study.
(19101990) The Rylands Professor of Biblical Criticism and Exegesis at the University of Manchester, England. During his distinguished career he wrote numerous widely used commentaries and books and served as the general editor of the New International C