1 Corinthians

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1 and 2 Corinthians (EBC)

by W. Harold Mare and Murray J. Harris

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1 and 2 Corinthians (HNTC)

by Richard L. Pratt Jr.

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1 and 2 Corinthians (ZBBC)

by David W. J. Gill

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1 Corinthians (BECNT)

by David E. Garland

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Accolades:

  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on 1 Corinthians
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a solid exposition of the Greek text"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
1 Corinthians (Crossway Classics)

by Charles Hodge

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on 1 Corinthians; "filled with valuable insight," "highly recommended"

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1 Corinthians (Focus)

by Paul Barnett

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on 1 Corinthians; "his insight into the text and its contemporary application is extremely helpful"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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1 Corinthians (For Everyone)

by N. T. Wright

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  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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1 Corinthians (Herm)

by Hans Conzelman

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "helpful especially in terms of background"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
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1 Corinthians (Interpretation)

by Richard B. Hays

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a fine brief exposition"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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1 Corinthians (MNTC)

by John MacArthur

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1 Corinthians (NAC)

by Mark Taylor

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1 Corinthians (NICNT)

by Gordon D. Fee

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Accolades:

  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on 1 Corinthians
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "an outstanding exposition of the letter with attention paid to its relevance to today"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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1 Corinthians (NIGTC)

by Anthony C. Thiselton

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on 1 Corinthians; "the most thorough and complete commentary on this book available in English"
  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on 1 Corinthians
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a massive and technical commentary for research"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
1 Corinthians (NIVAC)

by Craig L. Blomberg

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a helpful exposition"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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1 Corinthians (PNTC)

by Roy E. Ciampa and Brian S. Rosner

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1 Corinthians (Preaching the Word)

by Stephen T. Um

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1 Corinthians (Teach the Text)

by Preben Vang

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1 Corinthians (TNTC)

by Leon Morris

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on 1 Corinthians; "Morris can usually say more in a few pages than most commentators can say in an entire book"

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The First Epistle to Corinthians (BNTC)

by C. K. Barrett

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Accolades

  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on 1 Corinthians; "should not be missed"
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a brief but helpful exposition"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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The Message of 1 Corinthians (BST)

by David Prior

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Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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