The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary

The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary

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by Gary M. Burge
     
 
As more and more Christians are involved in teaching in their churches, there is a need for an accessible, engaging commentary that can enhance their understanding of Scripture and aid their teaching. The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary is that resource. This nontechnical, section-by-section commentary on the whole Bible provides reliable and readable

Overview

As more and more Christians are involved in teaching in their churches, there is a need for an accessible, engaging commentary that can enhance their understanding of Scripture and aid their teaching. The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary is that resource. This nontechnical, section-by-section commentary on the whole Bible provides reliable and readable interpretations of the Scriptures from forty-two leading evangelical scholars. The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary is a complete revision of the well-known Baker Commentary on the Bible edited by Walter Elwell, now featuring new articles and vibrant full-color images on more than 1,800 pages, complete with photos, maps, and timelines to illustrate the text. This information-packed commentary helps readers gain a deeper understanding of the Bible. Beyond that, it includes practical applications for spiritual and personal guidance, making it invaluable to any believer seeking to get the most out of their Bible study.

Pastors and others in teaching ministries looking for a one-volume, evangelical commentary on the Bible will value this resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801013089
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/01/2012
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
1648
Sales rank:
377,950
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.50(h) x 2.40(d)

Meet the Author

Gary M. Burge (PhD, University of Aberdeen) is professor of New Testament at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. His published works include The New Testament in Antiquity: A Textbook for Students; The Bible and the Land; Jesus, the Middle Eastern Storyteller; Encounters with Jesus; Jesus and the Land; the NIV Application Commentary on the Letters of John; and the NIV Application Commentary on the Gospel of John.

Andrew E. Hill (PhD, University of Michigan) is professor of Old Testament studies at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. He is the coauthor of A Survey of the Old Testament and the Cornerstone Biblical Commentary on the Minor Prophets, and is the author of the Anchor Bible Commentary: Malachi and the NIV Application Commentary on 1 & 2 Chronicles.

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The Baker Illustrated Bible Commentary 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not able to go directly to a given verse without paging through a whole book (i.e. Romans 8:10). This is a big negative for a reference book. For me it is unusable.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Oooooh, Gary Burge is very learned and this commentary edited by him is very very enlightening for us lay-people.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Although you can`t go to a specific page or scripture it is still a wonderful book to have in your collection
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
For 10 dollars you can't go wrong
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