Interpretation Bible Commentary – Old Testament | Reviews, Purpose, Volumes

Reviews of the Interpretation Bible Commentary series

Interpretation bible commentary seriesW. Eugene March (Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary):

“The Interpretation series from Westminster John Knox Press is clearly established as a rich source for teaching and preaching. They have tapped the talents of a varied and esteemed group of contributors, resulting in what is clearly the essential comprehensive commentary series on the Bible.”

Brian K. Blount (Union Theological Seminary):

“The Interpretation series is an invaluable resource for any leader or scholar interested in interpreting the biblical text to the broader church. Its works are essential for pastors, educators, and church libraries.”

Purpose of the Interpretation Bible Commentary series

From the publisher: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching is a distinctive resource for those who interpret the Bible in the church. Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary is a major contribution to scholarship and ministry.

Volumes in the Interpretation series

Genesis – Walter Brueggemann

Interpretation bible commentary seriesExodus – Terence E. Fretheim

Leviticus – Samuel E. Balentine

Numbers – Dennis T. Olson

Deuteronomy – Patrick D. Miller

Judges – J. Clinton McCann

Ruth – Katharine Doob Sakenfeld

First and Second Samuel – Walter Brueggemann

Interpretation bible commentary seriesFirst and Second Kings – Richard D. Nelson

First and Second Chronicles – Steven S. Tuell

Ezra & Nehemiah – Mark A. Throntveit

Esther – Carol M. Bechtel

Job – J. Gerald Janzen

Psalms – James Luther Mays

Proverbs – Leo G. Perdue

Ecclesiastes – William P. Brown

Song of Songs – Robert W. Jenson

Isaiah: Chapters 1-39 – Christopher R. Seitz

Isaiah: Chapters 40-66 – Paul D. Hanson

Interpretation bible commentary seriesJeremiah – R. E. Clements

Lamentations – F. W. Dobbs-Allsopp

Ezekiel – Joseph Blenkinsopp

Daniel – W. Sibley Towner

Hosea – Micah – James Limburg

Nahum – Malachi – Elizabeth Achtemeier


Also see:

Interpretation Commentary – New Testament

Bible Commentary Series (index)

New Testament commentaries (index)

Old Testament commentaries (index)