2 Kings

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1 and 2 Kings (NAC) by Paul R. House

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  • Desiring God: #1 recommended commentary on 1 and 2 Kings
  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars
  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on 1 and 2 Kings, "House explores historical, literary, canonical, theological, and applicational concerns thoroughly and competently. Highly recommended."

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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2 Kings (Focus) by Dale Ralph Davis

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  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on 2 Kings, "outstanding...should be on the shelf of every Bible student and pastor"

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  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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1 and 2 Kings (NIVAC) by August H. Konkel

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars

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1 and 2 Kings (TOTC) by Donald J. Wiseman

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on 1 Kings, "accessible to virtually any reader...a good introduction to the books of 1 & 2 Kings"

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  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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2 Kings (WBC) by T.R. Hobbs

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars

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1 and 2 Kings (SHBC) by Walter Brueggemann

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars

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Exalting Jesus in 1 and 2 Kings (CCEC) by Tony Merida

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1 and 2 Kings (CCS) by Volkmar Fritz

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1 and 2 Kings (AOTC) by Lissa M. Wray Beal

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2 Kings (Anchor) by Mordechai Cogan and Hayim Tadmor

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars
  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on 2 Kings, "written from a somewhat critical perspective and should be used with care, but the author’s knowledge of the ancient Near Eastern context makes these works very helpful for those interested in more technical commentaries"

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1 and 2 Kings (EvBC) by Robert L. Hubbard

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars

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  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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1 and 2 Kings (UBCS) by Iain W. Provan

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  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars
  • Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on 2 Kings, "[Provan] explores the theological themes of the book within its larger redemptive-historical context. Very readable and useful for pastors and teachers."

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1 and 2 Kings (HOTC) by Gary Inrig

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1 and 2 Kings (For Everyone) by John Goldingay

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1 and 2 Kings (CBC) by William Barnes

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1 and 2 Kings (Thru the Bible) by J. Vernon McGee

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1 and 2 Kings (Interpretation) by Richard Nelson

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: 4 out 5

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1 and 2 Kings (BTCB) by Peter J. Leithart

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars

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