W. Sibley Towner’s in-depth commentary on Daniel is a practical resource for understanding this important book of the Bible. Towner explores the six Diaspora stories about Daniel, the three apocalyptic visions Daniel has, and the prayer of Daniel. Towner also provides observations on the structure and authorship of Daniel, and includes an important essay on why it is important to read the Book of Daniel.
The Interpretation series from Westminster John Knox Press is clearly established as a rich source for teaching and preaching. They have tapped the talents of a varied and esteemed group of contributors, resulting in what is clearly the essential comprehensive commentary series on the Bible.
—W. Eugene March, A.B. Rhodes Professor of Old Testament Emeritus at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
The Interpretation series is an invaluable resource for any leader or scholar interested in interpreting the biblical text to the broader church. Its works are essential for pastors, educators, and church libraries.
—Brian K. Blount, President and Professor of New Testament at Union Theological Seminary
W. Sibley Towner is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Interpretation at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia.