The Perfect Commentary for Teachers and Preachers! This outstanding commentary series just got better; now complete with sermon and teaching outline. General editor Lloyd J. Ogilvie brings together a team of skilled and exceptional communicators, blending sound scholarship with life-related illustrations and useful outlines for teaching and preaching.
“The prayer is a beautiful expression of human despair and dependence on God.” (Page 284)
“David does not function simply as an individual. In his relationship with both God and Israel he is Israel’s representative before God and the agent of its destiny.” (Page 128)
“In irony that is true to life; the area in which he has been so successful proves to be the place of his falling.” (Page 127)
“To recall the instances given above, repentance cannot mend the consequences of drunken driving nor necessarily of marital infidelity.” (Page 129)
“But both biblical passages do reassuringly affirm that evil is enclosed within a framework of divine providence and is ultimately eclipsed by the triumph of good and, in the case of Zechariah 3, by grace.” (Page 127)