Synopses & Reviews
The World Biblical Commentary seeks to serve the needs of professional scholars and teachers, seminary students, working ministers - anyone who seeks to build a theological understanding of Scripture upon a solid foundation of scholarship.
Intended for pastors and scholars, this serious commentary series offers readers an intense and current understanding of Scripture. Each volume begins with an extensive introduction discussing the issues of authorship, date, and purpose; each commentary presents a thorough examination of the text using the most recent critical textual scholarship as well as current findings in archaeology and discussions in theology. The series authors, which are comprised of 46 international scholars, are the tops in their field of studies. They present the thoughts and research collectively compiled to offer these tools for both the pastor and scholar.
The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological evidence. The result is judicious and balanced insight into the meanings of the text in the framework of biblical theology. These widely acclaimed commentaries serve as exceptional resources for the professional theologian and instructor, the seminary or university student, the working minister, and everyone concerned with building theological understanding from a solid base of biblical scholarship.