Designed for the pastor and Bible teacher, the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the Old Testament features today’s top Old Testament scholars and brings together commentary features rarely gathered together in one volume. With careful discourse analysis and interpretation of the Hebrew text, the authors trace the flow of argument in each Old Testament book, showing that how a biblical author says something is just as important as what they say.
Commentary on each passage follows a clear structure to help readers grasp the flow and meaning of the text:
The Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the Old Testament series is the go-to resource for pastors and Bible teachers looking for deep but accessible study that equips them to connect the needs of Christians today with the biblical text.
“reigns of these five kings spanned the chaotic decades of the eighth century BCE” (Page 23)
“The remarkable convergence of YHWH and David in Hos 3 provides the seed for the messianic hope that sprouts in later prophetic passages (e.g., Isa 9:6–7; Jer 23:5–6; Ezek 34:23–31), not to mention the NT.” (Page 132)
“not a genuine act of repentance, since her motivation is more pragmatic than remorseful” (Page 106)
“being written in the Hebrew dialect of Samaria, thereby suggesting a northern origin” (Page 46)
“window of political opportunity slammed shut with the advent of Tiglath-pileser III” (Page 30)
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