The New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT) (23 vols.)
by 18 authors Tremper Longman III, John N. Oswalt, John A. Thompson, Daniel I. Block, J. Andrew Dearman, Leslie C. Allen, O. Palmer Robertson, Pieter A. Verhoef, Victor P. Hamilton, Gordon J. Wenham, Timothy R. Ashley, Peter C. Craigie, Marten H. Woudstra, Robert L. Hubbard Jr., David Tsumura, Frank Fensham, John E. Hartley, Bruce K. Waltke
This collection includes all of the volumes from The New International Commentary on the Old Testament to provide an exposition of Scripture that is thorough and abreast of modern scholarship, yet at the same time loyal to Scripture as the infallible Word of God. This conviction, shared by all contributors to The New International Commentary on the Old Testament, defines the goal of this ambitious series.
This decades-long project has become recognized by scholars, pastors, and serious Bible students as critical yet orthodox commentary marked by solid biblical scholarship within the evangelical Protestant tradition. The New International Commentary on the Old Testament serves as authoritative scriptural guides, bridging the cultural gap between today’s world and the Bible’s. Each volume in the NICOT aims to help us hear God’s word as clearly as possible.
Scholars, pastors, and serious Bible students will welcome the fresh light that this commentary series casts on ancient yet familiar biblical texts. The contributors apply their proven scholarly expertise and wide experience as teachers to illumine our understanding of the Old Testament. Gifted writers, they present the results of the best recent research in an interesting, readable, and thought-provoking manner.
Each commentary opens with an introduction to the biblical book in question, looking especially at questions concerning its background, authorship, date, purpose, structure, and theology. A select bibliography also points readers to resources for their own study. The author’s own translation from the original Hebrew and Greek texts forms the basis of the commentary proper. Verse-by-verse comments nicely balance the in-depth discussions of technical matters—such as textual criticism and critical problems—with exposition of the biblical writer’s theology and its implications for the life of faith today.
With Logos, The New International Commentary on the Old Testament will integrate into the Passage Guide. Whenever you enter your passage and click go, results from the NICOT will appear on the text you’re studying. This gives you instant access to exactly what you’re looking for—in far less time than it would take you to walk over to the bookshelf and begin flipping through a print volume, let alone find the information you need.
- Verse-by-verse commentary
- Links to original-language texts and English-language Bible translations
- In-depth discussion of textual and critical matters
- Introductions to each book’s authorship, date, purpose, structure, and theology
- Detailed bibliography
- Links from all words—English, Greek, Hebrew, and other original languages— to lexicons in your digital library
Praise for the Logos Edition
The NIC is an amazing scholarly, protestant, evangelical commentary series. It gives verse-by-verse commentary on almost every book of the Bible, including immensely helpful introductory information. The only thing better than the commentary series itself is being able to have the entire thing with you, on your laptop, wherever you go. The NIC for Logos is a great resource that every seminarian should consider.
- The Book of Genesis, Chapters 1–17
- The Book of Genesis, Chapters 18–50
- The Book of Leviticus
- The Book of Numbers
- The Book of Deuteronomy
- The Book of Joshua
- The Book of Ruth
- The First Book of Samuel
- The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah
- The Book of Job
- The Book of Proverbs, Chapters 1–15
- The Book of Proverbs, Chapters 15–31
- The Book of Ecclesiastes
- Song of Songs
- The Book of Isaiah, Chapters 1–39
- The Book of Isaiah, Chapters 40–66
- The Book of Jeremiah
- The Book of Ezekiel, Chapters 1–24
- The Book of Ezekiel, Chapters 25–48
- The Book of Hosea
- The Books of Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah
- The Books of Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah
- The Books of Haggai and Malachi
- Title: The New International Commentary on the Old Testament (NICOT)
- Publisher: Eerdmans
- Volumes: 23
- Pages: 12,793