The Message of the Sermon on the Mount (BST) by John Stott

The Sermon on the Mount is the longest uninterrupted section of Jesus' teaching in scripture.  To that point it is also one of the most important sections in all of scripture.  For in the Sermon on the Mount you have some of the most recognizable doctrine and basic life application in all of scripture.  Unfortunately … Continue reading The Message of the Sermon on the Mount (BST) by John Stott

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Romans (ZECNT) by Frank Thielman

The Gospel of Romans is one of the most studied books in all of Scripture.  It therefore makes sense that there are a plethora of commentaries on this densely packed epistle.  Yet due to the modern movement collectively known as the "New Perspective on Paul" (NPP), all commentaries now fall into three groups.  Commentaries which … Continue reading Romans (ZECNT) by Frank Thielman

Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (IVP Dictionary) 2nd Edition

"This is one of the greatest repositories of Jesus and Gospel scholarship ever produced."  While this statement could be challenged by modern scholarship, when Jesus and the Gospels was produced it was the one of the greatest repositories.  Unfortunate for everyone this once proud dictionary had fallen in stature due to a girth of new scholarship.  Thankfully … Continue reading Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (IVP Dictionary) 2nd Edition

The Message of Genesis 1-11 (BST) by David Atkinson

Genesis is one of the longest books in the Bible and because of this many commentaries have been written on and about it.   As with all commentaries they fall into three types, Popular (meant for the laity), Pastoral (written for Pastors and Teachers), and Scholarly (meant for scholarly pastors, theologians, and scholars).  The series the … Continue reading The Message of Genesis 1-11 (BST) by David Atkinson