Commentaries on Zechariah

On this page you will find Bible commentaries on the Old Testament book of Zechariah. The commentaries listed first are those that have received the best reviews. You will also find options for commentaries on Zechariah that help pastors, teachers, and readers with application of the text, commentaries that approach the Scripture verse-by-verse, classic Christian commentaries, and much more.

Top Reviewed Commentaries on Zechariah



Zechariah (The Minor Prophets) by Thomas Edward McComiskey


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Accolades:

Desiring God: #1 commentary on The Minor Prophets

Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars, “a very reasonable and interesting exposition of the book from a conservative perspective”

Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on Zechariah, “fairly technical, and parts of the commentary require some knowledge of Hebrew. Very helpful.”

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Haggai, Zechariah and Malachi (TOTC) by Joyce Baldwin


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Tremper Longman: “a very insightful, conservative commentary”

Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on Zechariah, “clear and concise without being shallow”

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Micah-Malachi (WBC) by Ralph L. Smith


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Tremper Longman: “solid and competent”

Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on Zechariah, “worth consulting”

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Zechariah (REC) by Richard D. Phillips


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Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on Zechariah, “combines pastoral sensitivity with scholarly depth, all the while remaining accessible to laymen. That is a considerable feat with a book as difficult as Zechariah. Highly recommended.”

World Magazine: 2017 “Series of the Year”

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Haggai, Zechariah (NIVAC) by Mark J. Boda


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Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars, “one of the meatier commentaries in the NIVAC series…has an excellent sense of theology and biblical theology”

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Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi (Focus) by John L. Mackay


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Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on Zechariah, “helpful for pastors seeking a way to communicate the meaning of this book to a contemporary audience”

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Zechariah (FOTL) by Michael H. Floyd


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Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars, “this excellent work will only be helpful to scholars”

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Haggai, Zechariah 1-8 (Anchor) by Carol Meyers and Eric M. Meyers


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Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars, “a wonderfully written and researched commentary”

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More Commentaries with Application Help for Pastors



Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi (Interpretation) by Elizabeth Achtemeier


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Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi (CCEC) by Micah Fries, Stephen Rummage, and Robby Gallaty


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Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi (TPC) by Walter Kaiser Jr.


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More Verse-by-Verse Commentaries



The Minor Prophets by Charles L. Feinberg


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Minor Prophets (CBC) by Richard D. Patterson and Andrew E. Hill


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Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi (HOTC) by Stephen R. Miller


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The Book of Zechariah (NICOT) by Mark J. Boda


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Haggai, Zechariah and Malachi (AOTC) by Anthony R. Petterson


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Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi (AOTC) by Julia M. O’Brien


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Classic Christian Commentaries for Bible Study



Minor Prophets (IEC) by H.A. Ironside


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Zechariah: A Commentary on His Visions and Prophecies by David Baron


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