Romans

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Epistle to the Romans (NTC)

by John Murray

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on Romans; "a valuable work well worth consulting"
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "worth reading today, especially for its theological depth"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
Paul's Letter to the Romans

by Peter Stuhlmacher

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a helpful brief exposition of Romans"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
Romans (AB)

by Joseph Fitzmyer

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a brief commentary, including interaction with the church fathers, by a famous Roman Catholic scholar"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
Romans (BECNT)

by Thomas R. Schreiner

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Accolades:

  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on Romans

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
Romans (GSC)

by Charles Hodge

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on Romans; "rich in exegetical and theological insight"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
Romans (NAC)

by Robert H. Mounce

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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Romans (NICNT)

by Douglas Moo

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on Romans; "in terms of intermediate-advanced level commentaries, this one is the best place to begin"
  • D. A Carson: a "best buy" on Romans
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a careful and theologically astute exposition"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
Romans (NIGTC)

by Richard N. Longenecker

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Romans (NIVAC)

by Douglas J. Moo

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Romans (PNTC)

by Colin G. Kruse

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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Romans (St. Andrews)

by R. C. Sproul

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Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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Romans (Teach the Text)

by C. Marvin Pate

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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Romans (TNTC)

by F. F. Bruce

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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Romans (two volumes; For Everyone)

by N. T. Wright

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Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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Romans (two volumes; For You)

by Timothy Keller

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Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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Romans (two volumes; MNTC)

by John MacArthur

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Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
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Romans (two volumes; WBC)

by James D. G. Dunn

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "exponent of the 'new perspective'"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
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  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
The Epistle to the Romans

by Karl Barth

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The Epistle to the Romans (PNTC)

by Leon Morris

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on Romans; "careful and considered," "highly recommended"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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The Epistle to the Romans (two volumes: ICC)

by C. E. B. Cranfield

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Accolades:

  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on Romans; "one of the most thorough commentaries on this book"
  • D. A. Carson: a "best buy" on Romans
  • Tom Schreiner: recommended: "technical but outstanding commentary," "rich theological insights"

Audience:

  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help
  • Scholars/professors doing research
  • Scholars/professors teaching advanced courses
The Message of Romans (BST)

by John Scott

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Accolades:

  • Tom Schreiner: recommended; "a meaty exposition with application to today"

Audience:

  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
  • Pastors/preachers seeking interpretation help