Lamentations

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Jeremiah, Lamentations (NIVAC) by J. Andrew Dearman

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out 5 stars, "a very sensitive theological reading"
  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on Lamentations, "Dearman does an outstanding job showing the way in which this book remains very relevant 2500 years after the first destruction of Jerusalem. This commentary will be particularly helpful for pastors."

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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Lamentations (THOTC) by Robin A. Parry

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  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars, "wonderful theological reflection...a wonderful resource for pastors"

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Jeremiah, Lamentations (UBCS) by Tremper Longman III

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  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on Lamentations, "easily accessible, Longman provides numerous literary and theological insights into the book"

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Song of Songs and Lamentations (WBC) by Duane Garrett and Paul R. House

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out 5 stars
  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on Lamentations, "[House] deals with every aspect of the text and digs into the theology of the book."

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  • Scholars/professors doing research
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Jeremiah, Lamentations (REBC) by Paul W. Ferris

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars

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Jeremiah and Lamentations (Preaching the Word) by Philip Graham Ryken

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  • Keith Mathison: #3 rated commentary on Lamentations, "a goldmine for preachers and teachers"

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Jeremiah, Lamentations (NAC) by F. B. Huey Jr.

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The Message of Lamentations (BST) by Christopher J. H. Wright

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Lamentations (OTL) by Adele Berlin

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Accolades

  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars, "contains much substance and insight"

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Lamentations (Mentor) by John MacKay

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  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on Lamentations, "especially helpful for Bible teachers and pastors who are looking for help with exposition of the text"

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Lamentations (FOTL) by Erhard S. Gerstenberger

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out 5 stars, "an excellent tool for scholars"

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Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations (CBC) by Elmer A. Martens

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Scored 4 out 5 stars by Tremper Longman

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Jeremiah and Lamentations (TOTC) by R.K. Harrison

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  • Desiring God: #1 recommended commentary on Lamentations

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Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Daniel (ZBBC)

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Jeremiah and Lamentations (TOTC) by Hetty Lalleman

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Jeremiah and Lamentations (TtT) by J. Daniel Hays

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Lamentations (NCBC) by Iain Provan

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  • Tremper Longman: 5 out 5 stars, "clearly written and cogent discussions of the book's difficulties"

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Lamentations and Ezekiel (For Everyone) by John Goldingay

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Jeremiah and Lamentations (Thru the Bible) by J. Vernon McGee

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Jeremiah, Lamentations (HOTC) by Fred M. Wood and Ross McLaren

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