2 Thessalonians

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1-2 Thessalonians (BECNT)

by Jefferey A. D. Weima

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
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1-2 Thessalonians (IVPNTC)

by G. K. Beale

Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on 2 Thessalonians; "Beale always has interesting food for thought"
  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on 2 Thessalonians
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "the best non-technical commentary for pastors"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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1–2 Thessalonians (Preaching the Word)

by James H. Grant Jr.

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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1 & 2 Thessalonians, 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon (HNTC)

by Knute Larson

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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1 & 2 Thessalonians (MNTC)

by John MacArthur

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1 & 2 Thessalonians (NIVAC)

by Michael W. Holmes

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1 & 2 Thessalonians (REC)

by Richard D. Phillips

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1 and 2 Thessalonians (NCB)

by I. Howard Marshall

by I. Howard Marshall

Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a brief and insightful exposition of the letters"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
1 and 2 Thessalonians (SRC)

by Ben Witherington III

Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on 2 Thessalonians; "the primary benefit of reading Witherington’s commentaries is the wealth of contextual background information he provides"
  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on 2 Thessalonians

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
1 and 2 Thessalonians (THNTC)

by Andy Johnson

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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1 and 2 Thessalonians (TNTC)

by Leon Morris

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1 and 2 Thessalonians (WBC)

by F. F. Bruce

Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on 2 Thessalonians; "The fruits of a lifetime of New Testament study shine through on every page. Highly recommended."
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a solid commentary on the Greek text"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
1 and 2 Thessalonians (ZECNT)

by Gary S. Shogren

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
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Epistles to the Thessalonians (HNTC)

by Ernest Best

Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a thorough investigation of various exegetical options"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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The Epistle to the Thessalonians (NIGTC)

by Charles A. Wanamaker

Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on 2 Thessalonians; "a very useful work for those doing in-depth study"
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a technical and helpful exposition"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
The First and Second Letters to the Thessalonians (NICNT)

by Gordon D. Fee

Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a sparkling and clear exposition"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
The Letters to the Thessalonians (AB)

by Abraham J. Malherbe

Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a fine commentary by an expert in Hellenistic literature"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
The Letters to the Thessalonians (PNTC)

by Gene L. Green

Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on 2 Thessalonians; "probably the best commentary on these letters currently available"
  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on 2 Thessalonians
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "useful exposition of the letters"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
The Message of 1 & 2 Thessalonians (BST)

by John Stott

Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on Colossians; "a close second place to O’Brien"
  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on Colossians
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "an outstanding exposition for pastors"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
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