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1 & 2 Chronicles for Everyone

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$18.00
In this popular and ambitious series, John Goldingay covers Scripture from Genesis to Malachi and addresses the texts in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply. Perfect for daily devotions, Sunday school preparation, or brief visits with the Bible, the Old Testament for Everyone series is an excellent resource for the modern reader.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664233815
Publication Date: 
2012-02-15
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1 & 2 Kings for Everyone

1 & 2 Kings for Everyone
$15.00
This seventh volume in the popular Old Testament for Everyone series tells the story of Israel when it was a monarchy, from the accession of Solomon to the exile.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664233808
Publication Date: 
2011-09-12
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Pages: 
200
Binding: 
Paperback

1 & 2 Samuel for Everyone

1 & 2 Samuel for Everyone
$16.00
Following on the heels of the successful New Testament for Everyone commentaries by N. T. Wright, John Goldingay, an internationally respected Old Testament scholar, authors this ambitious Old Testament for Everyone series. Covering Scripture from Genesis to Malachi, Goldingay addresses the texts in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply. Perfect for daily devotions, Sunday school preparation, or brief visits with the Bible, the Old Testament for Everyone series is an excellent resource for the modern reader.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664233792
Publication Date: 
2011-02-16
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Acts for Everyone, Part 2 (Enlarged Print)

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$18.00

Enlarged print edition now available! Writing in an accessable and anecdotal style, Tom Wright helps us to approach the rich and many-sided story of the book of Acts. Wright shows how the book builds on Luke's Gospel, laying out the continuing work and teaching of the now risen and ascended Jesus in the power of the Spirit. His writing captures the vivid way in which Luke's work draws us all into he story, while leaving the ending open and challenging, inviting Christians today to pick up and carry on the story as we in turn live our lives in the service of Jesus.

Tom Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable discussion with background information, useful explanations and suggestions, and thoughts as to how the text can be relevant to our lives today. A glossary is included at the back of the book. The series is suitable for group study, personal study, or daily devotions.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664260712
Publication Date: 
2015-04-27
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Acts for Everyone, Part One

Acts for Everyone, Part One
$18.00

Writing in an accessable and anecdotal style, Tom Wright helps us to approach the rich and many-sided story of the book of Acts. Wright shows how the book builds on Luke's Gospel, laying out the continuing work and teaching of the now risen and ascended Jesus in the power of the Spirit. His writing captures the vivid way in which Luke's work draws us all into he story, while leaving the ending open and challenging, inviting Christians today to pick up and carry on the story as we in turn live our lives in the service of Jesus.

Tom Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable discussion with background information, useful explanations and suggestions, and thoughts as to how the text can be relevant to our lives today. A glossary is included at the back of the book. The series is suitable for group study, personal study, or daily devotions.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664227951
Publication Date: 
2006-01-01
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Pages: 
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Acts for Everyone, Part Two

Acts for Everyone, Part Two
$18.00

Writing in an accessable and anecdotal style, Tom Wright helps us to approach the rich and many-sided story of the book of Acts. Wright shows how the book builds on Luke's Gospel, laying out the continuing work and teaching of the now risen and ascended Jesus in the power of the Spirit. His writing captures the vivid way in which Luke's work draws us all into he story, while leaving the ending open and challenging, inviting Christians today to pick up and carry on the story as we in turn live our lives in the service of Jesus.

Tom Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable discussion with background information, useful explanations and suggestions, and thoughts as to how the text can be relevant to our lives today. A glossary is included at the back of the book. The series is suitable for group study, personal study, or daily devotions.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664227968
Publication Date: 
2008-02-01
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Pages: 
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Basic Bible Commentary Vol 10 Psalms

Basic Bible Commentary Vol 10 Psalms
$11.99
* Revised and updated * Based on the NRSV and NIV translations * Covers every book verse by verse * Each volume also contains maps, charts, a pronunciation guide, and a glossary * Available in sets or individually
ISBN/SKU: 
9780687026296
Publication Date: 
1994-07-01
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Basic Bible Commentary Vol 12 Isaiah

Basic Bible Commentary Vol 12 Isaiah
$11.99
* Revised and updated * Based on the NRSV and NIV translations * Covers every book verse by verse * Each volume also contains maps, charts, a pronunciation guide, and a glossary *
ISBN/SKU: 
9780687026319
Publication Date: 
1994-06-01
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Early Christian Letters for Everyone

Early Christian Letters for Everyone
$18.00
N. T. Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament, and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable discussion, with background information, useful explanations and suggestions, and thoughts as to how the text can be relevant to our lives today. A glossary is included at the back of the book. The series is suitable for group study, personal study, or daily devotions.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664227982
Publication Date: 
2011-10-01
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Pages: 
0

Exodus and Leviticus for Everyone

Exodus and Leviticus for Everyone
$18.00

Following on the heels of the successful New Testament for Everyone commentaries by N. T. Wright, John Goldingay, an internationally respected Old Testament scholar, authors this ambitious Old Testament for Everyone series. Covering Scripture from Genesis to Malachi, Goldingay addresses the texts in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply. Perfect for daily devotions, Sunday school preparation, or brief visits with the Bible, the Old Testament for Everyone series is an excellent resource for the modern reader. This third volume in Goldingay's series presents a rich overview of the action-packed book of Exodus and is an excellent guide to Jewish law as presented in the book of Leviticus.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664233761
Publication Date: 
2010-08-02
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Pages: 
198
Binding: 
Paperback

Genesis for Everyone, Part 1: Chapters 1-16

Genesis for Everyone, Part 1: Chapters 1-16
$16.00

Following on the heels of the successful New Testament for Everyone commentaries by acclaimed scholar and author N. T. Wright, Westminster John Knox is pleased to announce the first volumes in the all new Old Testament for Everyone Bible commentary series.

John Goldingay, an internationally respected Old Testament scholar, authors this ambitious series, treating every passage of Scripture from Genesis to Malachi, addressing the texts in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply and concisely. Perfect for daily devotions, Sunday school prep, or brief visits with the Bible, the Old Testament for Everyone series is an excellent resource for the modern lay reader.

The book of Genesis is a lively read featuring familiar biblical tales such as the creation of the world, Adam and Eve and the forbidden fruit, Noah and the flood, Abraham and Isaac, Jacob and Joseph, the Tower of Babel, and Sodom and Gomorrah. While readers may know the facts of these stories, Goldingay's work will instill in them a deeper understanding of their spiritual and theological significance. True to the For Everyone series' goal, Goldingay writes in a thoroughly accessible and engaging style with chapter titles such as "Friday Lunchtime," "Bigamy, Music, Technology, Murder," "Babylon becomes Babble-on," "Stuff Happens," and "Two Guys Who Need Their Heads Banged Together."

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664233747
Publication Date: 
2010-03-19
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Pages: 
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Genesis for Everyone, Part 2: Chapters 17-50

Genesis for Everyone, Part 2: Chapters 17-50
$16.00

Following on the heels of the successful New Testament for Everyone commentaries by acclaimed scholar and author N. T. Wright, Westminster John Knox is pleased to announce the first volumes in the all new Old Testament for Everyone Bible commentary series.

John Goldingay, an internationally respected Old Testament scholar, authors this ambitious series, treating every passage of Scripture from Genesis to Malachi, addressing the texts in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply and concisely. Perfect for daily devotions, Sunday school prep, or brief visits with the Bible, the Old Testament for Everyone series is an excellent resource for the modern lay reader.

The book of Genesis is a lively read featuring familiar biblical tales such as the creation of the world, Adam and Eve and the forbidden fruit, Noah and the flood, Abraham and Isaac, Jacob and Joseph, the Tower of Babel, and Sodom and Gomorrah. While readers may know the facts of these stories, Goldingay's work will instill in them a deeper understanding of their spiritual and theological significance. True to the For Everyone series' goal, Goldingay writes in a thoroughly accessible and engaging style with chapter titles such as "Friday Lunchtime," "Bigamy, Music, Technology, Murder," "Babylon becomes Babble-on," "Stuff Happens," and "Two Guys Who Need Their Heads Banged Together."

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664233754
Publication Date: 
2010-03-19
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Pages: 
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Hebrews for Everyone

Hebrews for Everyone
$18.00

Writing in an approachable and anecdotal style, Tom Wright helps us to find our way around the letter to the Hebrews, one of the most challenging writings in the New Testament. He acknowledges that people often find it difficult, because some of the ideas it contains are strange to us. Yet, like meeting a new friend, Wright helps us to find Hebrews full of interest and delight, with a powerful message that comes home to the church of today and tomorrow just as much as it did to the church of yesterday.

Tom Wright has undertaken a tremendous task: to provide guides to all the books of the New Testament, and to include in them his own translation of the entire text. Each short passage is followed by a highly readable discussion with background information, useful explanations and suggestions, and thoughts as to how the text can be relevant to our lives today. A glossary is included at the back of the book. The series is suitable for group study, personal study, or daily devotions.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664227937
Publication Date: 
2004-02-01
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Pages: 
0

Interpretation: Daniel

Interpretation: Daniel
$30.00

This volume, a part of the Interpretation commentary series, explores the book of Daniel.

Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching is a distinctive resource for those who interpret the Bible in the church. Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary is a major contribution to scholarship and ministry.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238599
Publication Date: 
2011-12-29
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Pages: 
200
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: Ephesians, Collossians, and Philemon

Interpretation: Ephesians, Collossians, and Philemon
$30.00
In his commentary, Ralph Martin singles out two themes that are high on today's agenda of theological and practical inquiry and planning. These themes are the cosmic dimensions of Christological teaching and the role of the church as God's locus and agent of reconciliation. In this examination, the author allows Paul's voice to be heard again on these important themes.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238612
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: Esther

Interpretation: Esther
$30.00

The biblical queen Esther is one of Scripture's most fascinating persons, and the drama of the book bearing her name is clearly captured in this superb commentary. Carol Bechtel expertly explores the historical settings, literary structures, and theological themes that emerge in the book of Esther.

Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching is a distinctive resource for those who interpret the Bible in the church. Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary is a major contribution to scholarship and ministry.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238629
Publication Date: 
2011-12-15
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Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: Ezekiel

Interpretation: Ezekiel
$20.00
This major work explores the message and meaning of Ezekiel, one of the longest and most difficult of the prophetic books. An introduction explains what is involved in reading a prophetic book, and how the book of Ezekiel was put together and structured. It looks at the form of speech used and discusses Ezekiel's author and those who transmitted, edited, and enlarged upon what he had to say. The destruction of Jerusalem is a primary concern, and attention is focused on the political and social situation of the time in order to provide a clear understanding of the political and religious crisis facing the prophet's contemporaries.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238636
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: Ezra-Nehemiah

Interpretation: Ezra-Nehemiah
$30.00
Studies in the books of Ezra-Nehemiah have tended to become bogged down with such questions as, "Who came first, Ezra or Nehemiah, and were they contemporaries? When did Ezra make his journey to Jerusalem, how many trips did he make, and which route did he take?" In this commentary, the author undertakes a theological reading which emphasizes its character as narrative and story. He avoids rearranging the text and, with the exception of chapter five of Nehemiah, he seeks to understand the narrative as it was received. In general, Mark Throntveit avoids an overly historical approach to the text and presents a clear picture of Ezra and Nehemiah.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238643
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: First and Second Chronicles

Interpretation: First and Second Chronicles
$30.00
Steven Tuell shows how the books of Chronicles present the revelation of God's plan and purposes through the history of Israel, emphasizing the important role that King David plays within that story. Using up-to-date scholarship, Tuell focuses on the theological message of these books--that the purpose of life is to seek God, that those who find God's will and live accordingly will experience blessing, and that God's presence is found in the events of ordinary life.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238650
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: First and Second Kings

Interpretation: First and Second Kings
$20.00
Richard Nelson examines the books of Kings and treats the text as theological literature, emphasizing the literary impact of this important part of the Old Testament canon. Nelson recognizes King's as a useful though uncritical source of historical information, its purpose to transform the beliefs of its first readers, to get them to re-evaluate their identity before God.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238667
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
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Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: First and Second Samuel

Interpretation: First and Second Samuel
$20.00
With critical scholarship and theological sensitivity, Walter Brueggemann traces the people of God through the books of Samuel as they shift from marginalized tribalism to oppressive monarchy. He carefully opens the literature of the books, sketching a narrative filled with historical realism but also bursting with an awareness that more than human action is being presented.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238681
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: First and Second Timothy and Titus

Interpretation: First and Second Timothy and Titus
$30.00
Thomas Oden provides a modern commentary on the pastoral letters grounded in the classical, consensual tradition of interpretation. Oden uses the best and most accurate research concerning the historical, literary, and philological aspects of the pastoral letters. He addresses tough issues: the role of women in worship, problems of the rich and poor, the relation between servants and masters, policies concerning support of elderly widows, and how to handle church disruptions.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238704
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
206
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: First Corinthians

Interpretation: First Corinthians
$20.00
Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching is a distinctive resource for those who interpret the Bible in the church. Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary is a major contribution to scholarship and ministry.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664234409
Publication Date: 
2011-07-26
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Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: First, Second and Third John

Interpretation: First, Second and Third John
$30.00
This careful and thoughtful book unlocks the door to the theological and ethical treasures contained in the Epistles of John. It is an invitation to a journey of discovery, from the well-known and familiar to the less familiar but rewarding.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238711
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback

Interpretation: Galations

Interpretation: Galations
$30.00
Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary is a major contribution to scholarship and ministry.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780664238728
Publication Date: 
2012-09-03
0
Pages: 
0
Binding: 
Paperback