New Testament Exegesis Bibliography - 2009

  • Jan 5, 2009
  • Series: Volume 12 - 2009

Exegesis Bibliography
Prepared by and Copyright © January 2009
William W. Klein, Craig L. Blomberg, and Susan M. Hecht
of the New Testament Department of
DENVER SEMINARY

Latest revision on July 24, 2009

Items marked with an asterisk [*] are top priority for acquisition. Others would be good to have if and when finances allow. (All are selected as excellent out of a much larger list that could have been compiled.)

Textual Criticism

Aland, K. and B. The Text of the New Testament. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1989.2

Black, D. A. New Testament Textual Criticism: A Concise Guide. G.R.: Baker, 1994.

Greenlee, J. H. Introduction to New Testament Textual Criticism. Peabody: Hendrickson, 1995.2

Jones, T. P. Misquoting the Truth: A Guide to Fallacies of Bart Erhman's Misquoting Jesus. Downers Grove: IVP, 2007.

*Metzger, B. M. A Textual Commentary on the Greek New Testament. London & N.Y.: United Bible Societies, 1994.2

Omanson, R. L. A Textual Guide to the Greek New Testament. Stuttgart: German Bible Society, 2006.

Parker, D. C. An Introducation to the New Testament Manuscripts and Their Texts. Cambrdige: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

*Wegner, P. D. A Student's Guide to Textual Criticism of the Bible: Its History, Methods and Results. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2006.

Grammar

*Black, D. A. It's Still Greek to Me. G.R.: Baker, 1998.

Blass, F., A. Debrunner, and R. Funk. A Greek Grammar of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1961.

Mounce, W. D. The Morphology of Biblical Greek. G.R.: Zondervan, 1994.

Porter, S. E. Idioms of the Greek New Testament. Sheffield, UK: Sheffield Academic Press, 1992.

Wallace, D. B. The Basics of New Testament Syntax. G.R.: Zondervan, 2000.

*Wallace, D. B. Greek Grammar Beyond the Basics. G.R.: Zondervan, 1996.

Young, R. A. Intermediate New Testament Greek. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1994.

Introduction

Achtemeier, P. J., J. B. Green, and M. M. Thompson. Introducing the New Testament: Its Literature and Theology. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2001.

Brown, R. E. An Introduction to the New Testament. N.Y.: Doubleday, 1997.

*Carson, D. A. and D. J. Moo. An Introduction to the New Testament. G.R.: Zondervan, 2005.2

Burge, G. M., L. H. Cohick, and G. L. Green. The New Testament in Antiquity. G.R.: Zondervan, 2008.

*deSilva, D. A. An Introduction to the New Testament: Context, Methods and Ministry Formation. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2004.

Elwell, W. A. and Yarbrough, R. W. Encountering the New Testament and Readings from the First-Century World [with CD-ROM]. G.R.: Baker, 2005.2

Köstenberger, A. J., L. S. Kellum and C. L. Quarles. The Cradle, The Cross, and the Crown. Nashville: B&H, 2009.

Guthrie, D. New Testament Introduction. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1990.4

Wenham, D. and S. Walton. Exploring the New Testament, vol. 1: A Guide to the Gospels & Acts. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2001; Marshall, I. H., Travis, S. and Paul, I., vol. 2: A Guide to the Epistles and Revelation (2002).

Historical Background                

A. Lexical Analysis

Balz, H. and G. Schneider, ed. Exegetical Dictionary of the New Testament, 3 vols. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1990-93.

*Bauer, W. (Danker/Arndt/Gingrich). A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. 3

*Brown, C., ed. The New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology, 3 vols. G.R.: Zondervan, 1975-1978.

Kittel, G. and G. Friedrich, ed. Theological Dictionary of the New Testament, 10 vols. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1964-76.

Kittel, G. and G. Friedrich; ed. and abridged by G. Bromiley. TDNT, 1 vol. edition. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1985.

Liddell, H. G. and R. Scott. A Greek-English Lexicon, 9th ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1925-40; repr. 1968 [for classical Greek].

*Louw, J. P. and E. A. Nida. A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament Based on Semantic Domains, 2 vols. New York: United Bible Societies, 1988.

Marshall, I. H., ed. Moulton and Geden Concordance to the Greek New Testament. New York: Continuum, 2002.6

Mounce, W. D., ed. Mounce's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words. G.R.: Zondervan, 2006.

Verbrugge, V.D. The NIV Theological Dictionary of NT Words. G.R.: Zondervan, 2000 [abridgment of C. Brown]

B. History and Religion

Barclay, J.M.G. The Jews in the Mediterranean Diaspora. Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 1996.

Barnett, P. Jesus and the Rise of Early Christianity. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1999.

Evans, C. A. and S. E. Porter, eds. Dictionary of New Testament Background. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2000.

*Ferguson, E. Backgrounds of Early Christianity. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2003.3

Jeffers, J. S. The Greco-Roman World of the New Testament Era. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1999.

*Keener, C. S. The IVP Biblical Background Commentary: New Testament. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1993.

Nash, R. H. The Gospel and the Greeks: Did the New Testament Borrown from Pagan Thought? Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 2003.

 

Skarsaune, O. In the Shadow of the Temple: Jewish Influences on Early Christianity. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2002.

Theissen, G. The Religion of the Earliest Churches: Creating a Symbolic World. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1999.

VanderKam, J. C. An Introduction to Early Judaism. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2001.

*Witherington, B., III. New Testament History: A Narrative Account. G.R.: Baker, 2001.

Wright, N. T. The New Testament and the People of God. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1992.

C. Primary Source Material

DeSilva, D. A. Introducing the Apocrypha. G.R.: Baker, 2002.

*Evans, C. A. Ancient Texts for New Testament Studies: A Guide to the Background Literature. Peabody: Hendrickson, 2005.

Helyer, L. R. Exploring Jewish Literature of the Second Temple Period. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2002.

Holmes M. W. The Apostolic Fathers. Greek Texts and English Translations. G.R.: Baker, 2007.3

Jobes, K. H. and M. Silva. Invitation to the Septuagint. G.R.: Baker, 2000.

Mason, S. Josephus and the New Testament. Peabody: Hendrickson, 1992.

Theology

Caird, G. B. (Completed and edited by L. D. Hurst). New Testament Theology. Oxford: Clarendon, 1994.

Goppelt, L. Theology of the New Testament. 2 vols. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1981-1982.

*Helyer, L. The Witness of Jesus, Paul and John: An Exploration in Biblical Theology. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2008.

Hurtado, L. Lord Jesus Christ: Devotion to Jesus in Earliest Christianity. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2003.

Ladd, G. E. A Theology of the New Testament. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1993.2

*Marshall, I. H. New Testament Theology. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2004.

Marshall, I. H. A Concise New Testament Theology.  Downers Grove: IVP, 2008.

Matera, F. J. New Testament Theology. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2007.

Schreiner, T. R. New Testament Theology: Magnifying God in Christ. G.R.: Baker, 2008.

*Thielman, F. New Testament Theology. G.R.: Zondervan, 2005.

Dictionary / Encyclopedia

Bromiley, G. W., ed. The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, revised, 4 vols. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1979-86.

Evans, C. A. and S. E. Porter, eds. Dictionary of NT Background. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2000.

Freedman, D. N., ed. The Anchor Bible Dictionary, 6 vols. New York: Doubleday, 1993.

*Green, J. B., S. McKnight, and I. H. Marshall, eds. Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1992.

*Hawthorne, G. F., R. P. Martin, and D. G. Reid, eds. Dictionary of Paul and His Letters. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1993.

Martin, R. P. and P. H. Davids, eds. Dictionary of the Later New Testament and Its Developments. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1998.

Ryken, L. et al., eds. Dictionary of Biblical Imagery. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1998.

*Sakenfeld, K. D., ed. New Interpreter's Dictionary of the Bible, 6 vols. Nashville: Abingdon, 2006- .

Vanhoozer, K. J., ed., Dictionary for Theological Interpretation of the Bible. G.R.: Baker, 2005.

Criticism

Bock, D. L. and B. M. Fanning, Interpreting the New Testament Text. Wheaton: Crossway, 2006.

Carson, D. A. and J. D. Woodbridge, eds. Hermeneutics, Authority, and Canon. G.R.: Zondervan, 1986; repr. Baker, 1995.

*Dockery, D. S. and D. A. Black, eds. Interpreting the New Testament. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2001.2

Green, J. B., ed. Hearing the New Testament. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1995.

*McKnight, S. and G. R. Osborne, eds. The Face of New Testament Studies. G.R.: Baker, 2004.

Porter, S. E. and D. Tombs, eds. Approaches to New Testament Study. Sheffield, UK: Sheffield Academic Press, 1995.

Soulen, R.N. and R. K. Soulen. Handbook of Bilbilcal Criticism. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, rev. 2001.

Hermeneutics

*Beale, G. K. and D. A. Carson, eds., Commentary on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament. G.R.: Baker, 2007.

Bray, G. Biblical Interpretation: Past and Present. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1996.

Brown, J. Scripture as Communication: Introducing Biblical Hermeneutics. G.R.: Baker, 2007.

Dockery, D. S., K. A. Matthews and R. B. Sloan, eds. Foundations for Biblical Interpretation. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1994.

Goldsworthy, G. Gospel-Centered Hermeneutics. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2006.

*Klein, W. W. Handbook for Personal Bible Study. Colorado Springs: NavPress, 2008.

*Klein, W. W., C. L. Blomberg and R. L. Hubbard, Jr. Introduction to Biblical Interpretation. Nashville: Nelson, 2004.2

Longman, T. and L. Ryken, eds. A Complete Literary Guide to the Bible. G.R.: Zondervan, 1993.

Osborne, G. R. The Hermeneutical Spiral. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2007.2

Vanhoozer, K. J. Is There a Meaning in this Text? Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1998.

Jesus and the Gospels 

*Bauckham, R. Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2006.

Blomberg, C. L. The Historical Reliability of the Gospels. Downers Grove: IVP, rev. 2007.

*Blomberg, C. L. Jesus and the Gospels: An Introduction and Survey. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1997.

Bock, D. L. Studying the Historical Jesus and Jesus according to Scripture. G.R.: Baker, 2002.

Bock, D. L. and G. J. Herrick. Jesus in Context: Background Readings for Gospel Study. G.R.: Baker, 2005.

Dunn, J. D. G. Jesus Remembered. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2003.

Eddy, P. R., and G. A. Boyd. The Jesus Legend: A Case for the Historical Reliability of the Synoptic Jesus Tradition. G.R.: Baker, 2007.

Meier, J. P. A Marginal Jew, 4 vols. N.Y.: Doubleday, 1991- .

Stein, R. H. Studying the Synoptic Gospels. G.R.: Baker, 2001.2

Strauss, M. L. Four Portraits, One Jesus: An Introduction to Jesus and the Gospels. G.R.: Zondervan, 2007.

*Wright, N. T. Jesus and the Victory of God. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1996.

*Wright, N. T. The Resurrection of the Son of God. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2003.

Paul

Bruce, F. F. Paul: Apostle of the Heart Set Free. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1977.

Capes, D. B., R. Reeves and E. R. Richards, Rediscovering Paul. Downers Grove: IVP, 2007.

Dunn, J. D. G. The New Perspective on Paul, rev. ed. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2008.

*Dunn, J. D. G. The Theology of Paul the Apostle. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1998.

*Gorman, M. J. Apostle of the Crucified Lord: A Theological Introduction to Paul and His Letters. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2004.

Horrell, D. An Introduction to the Study of Paul. N.Y.: Continuum, 2000.

*Polhill, J. B. Paul and His Letters. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1999.

Ridderbos, H. Paul: An Outline of His Theology. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1975.

Schreiner, T. E. Paul: Apostle of God's Glory in Christ. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2001.

Wenham, D. Paul: Follower of Jesus or Founder of Christianity? G.R.: Eerdmans, 1995.

Witherington, B., III. The Paul Quest. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1998.

*Wright, N. T. Paul: In Fresh Perspective. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2005.

Major Commentaries

The lists of top eleven commentaries for each N.T. book are divided into three sections: the first contains those we consider the best detailed, critical commentaries using the Greek text; the second lists more mid-level works using the English text (some with references to the Greek in footnotes); and the third consists of commentaries that are briefer and/or have a special focus on application. At least one priority title is asterisked for each level.

Abbreviations for series:

AB = Anchor Bible
BECNT = Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament
BNTC = Black's New Testament Commentary
BST = Bible Speaks Today
EBC = Expositor's Bible Commentary
EC = Epworth Commentaries
ECC = Eerdmans Critical Commentary
ICC = International Critical Commentary
Int = Interpretation
NAC = New American Commentary
NCB = New Century Bible
NCBC = New Cambridge Bible Commentary
NIBC = New International Biblical Commentary
NICNT = New International Commentary on the New Testament
NIGTC = New International Greek Testament Commentary
NIVAC = NIV Application Commentary
NTC = New Testament Commentary
NTinC = New Testament in Context
NTL = New Testament Library
NTR = New Testament Readings
PNTC = Pillar New Testament Commentary
SP = Sacra Pagina
THNTC = Two Horizons New Testament Commentary
TNTC = Tyndale New Testament Commentary
WBC = Word Biblical Commentary
ZECNT = Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

MATTHEW

Davies, W. D. and D. C. Allison, Jr. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Gospel according to St. Matthew (ICC, rev.), 3 vols. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1988-97.

*Hagner, D. A. Matthew (WBC), 2 vols. Dallas: Word, 1993-95.

Luz, U. Matthew, 3 vols. (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 2001-7.

Nolland, J. The Gospel of Matthew (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2005.

Turner, D. L. Matthew (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2008.

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Blomberg, C. L. Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992.

Carson, D. A. "Matthew." In EBC, ed. F. E. Gaebelein, vol. 8. G.R.: Zondervan, 1984.

*France, R. T. The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2007

Keener, C. S. A Commentary on the Gospel of Matthew. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1999.

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Green, M. The Message of Matthew (BST). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2000.

Keener, C. S. Matthew (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1997.

*Wilkins, M. J. Matthew (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 2004.

MARK

Collins, A. Y. Mark (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.

France, R. T. The Gospel of Mark (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2002.

*Guelich, R. A. Mark 1-8:26 (WBC). Dallas: Word, 1989; and Evans, C. A. Mark 8:27-16:20 (WBC). Nashville: Nelson, 2001.

Gundry, R. H. Mark: A Commentary on His Apology for the Cross. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1993.

*Stein, R. H. Mark (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2008.

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*Edwards, J. R. The Gospel according to Mark (PNTC). G.R. Eerdmans, 2002.

Lane, W. L. The Gospel according to Mark (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1974.

Marcus, J. Mark 1-8 (AB). NY: Doubleday, 2000.

Witherington, B., III. The Gospel of Mark: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2001.

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Culpepper, R. A. Mark (SHBC) Macon: Smyth & Helwys, 2007.

*Garland, D. Mark (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1996.

Kernaghan, R. J. Mark (IVPNTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2007.

LUKE

*Bock, D. L. Luke (BECNT), 2 vols. G.R.: Baker, 1994-96.

Bovon, F. Luke, vol. 1 (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 2002.

Marshall, I. H. The Gospel of Luke (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1978.

Nolland, J. Luke (WBC), 3 vols. Dallas: Word, 1990-93.

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Fitzmyer, J. A. The Gospel According to Luke (AB), 2 vols. Garden City: Doubleday, 1981-85.

*Green, J. B. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1997.

Johnson, L. T. The Gospel of Luke (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical, 1992.

Liefeld, W. L. and D. Pao, "Luke," in EBC, rev., vol. 10, 19-355. G.R.: Zondervan, 2007.

Stein, R. H. Luke (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992.

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*Bock, D. L. Luke (NIVAC). G. R.: Zondervan, 1996.

Bock, D. L. Luke (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1994.

Lieu, J. Luke (EC). London: Epworth, 1997.

JOHN

Beasley-Murray, G.R. John (WBC, rev.). Nashville: Nelson, 1999.

Keener, C. S. The Gospel of John: A Commentary, 2 vols. Peabody: Hendrickson, 2003.

*Köstenberger, A. John (BECNT). Grand Rapids: Baker, 2004.

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Borchert, Gerald L. John, 2 vols (NAC). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1996-2002.

*Carson, D. A. The Gospel according to John (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1991.

Moloney, F. J. The Gospel of John (SP). Collegeville, MN: Liturgical, 1998.

Morris, L. Commentary on the Gospel of John (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1995.2

Ridderbos, H. L. The Gospel of John. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1997.

Witherington, B., III. John's Wisdom. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 1996.

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*Burge, G. M. John (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 2000.

Kruse, C. G. The Gospel according to John (TNTC, rev.). Leicester: InterVarsity, 2004.

Whitacre, R. A. John (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1999.

ACTS

Barrett, C. K. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Acts of the Apostles (ICC, rev.), 2 vols. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1994-1998.

*Bock, D. L. Acts (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2007.

Pervo, R.N. Acts (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 2008.

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Bruce, F. F. The Book of the Acts (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1988.2

Fitzmyer, J. A. The Acts of the Apostles (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1998.

Marshall, I. H. The Acts of the Apostles (TNTC, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1980.

Polhill, J. B. Acts (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992.

*Witherington, B. The Acts of the Apostles: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1998.

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*Fernando, A. Acts (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1998.

 

Larkin, W. J. Acts (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1995.

Parsons, M.C. Acts (Paidei). G.R.: Baker, 2008.

ROMANS

*Cranfield, C. E. B. The Epistle to the Romans (ICC, rev.), 2 vols. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark. 1975-79.

Dunn, J. D. G. Romans (WBC), 2 vols. Dallas: Word, 1988.

Jewett, R. Romans (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.

Schreiner, T. R. Romans (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 1998.

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Fitzmyer, J. A. Romans (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1993.

*Moo, D. J. The Epistle to the Romans (NICNT, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1996.

Witherington, B., III, with D. Hyatt. Paul's Letter to the Romans: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2004.

Wright, N.T. "The Letter to the Romans." In NIB, vol. 10, 393-770. Nashville: Abingdon, 2002.

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Moo, D. J. Romans (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 2000.

Stott, J. R. W. The Message of Romans (BST). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1994.

*Osborne, G. R. Romans (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2004.

Talbert, C. H. Romans (SHBC). Macon: Smyth & Helwys, 2002.

1 CORINTHIANS

Fitzmyer, J.A. First Corthinians (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2008.

*Garland, D. E. 1 Corinthians (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2003.

Thiselton, A. C. The First Epistle to the Corinthians (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2000.

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Collins, R. F. First Corinthians (SP). Collegeville, MN: Liturgical, 1999.

Fee, G. D. The First Epistle to the Corinthians (NICNT, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1987.

Fitzmyer, J. A. First Corinthians (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008.

 

Keener, C. S. 1- 2 Corinthians (NCBC). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

*Thiselton, A. C. First Corinthians: A Shorter Exegetical and Pastoral Commentary. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2006.

Verbrugge, V.D. "1 Corinthians." IN EBC, rev., vol. 11, 239-414. G.R.: Zondervan, 2005.

Witherington, B., III. Conflict and Community in Corinth: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1995.

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*Blomberg, C. L. 1 Corinthians (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1994.

Hays, R. B. First Corinthians (Int). Louisville: John Knox, 1997.

Johnson, Alan F. 1 Corinthians (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2004.

2 CORINTHIANS

*Harris, M. J. The Second Epistle to the Corinthians (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2005.

Martin, R. P. 2 Corinthians (WBC). Waco: Word, 1986.

Thrall, M. E. A Critical & Exegetical Commentary on the Second Epistle to the Corinthians (ICC, rev.), 2 vols. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1994-2000.

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Baker, W.R. 2 Corinthians (The College Press NIV Commentary). Joplin, MO: College Press, 1999.

Barnett, P. The Second Epistle to the Corinthians (NICNT, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1997.

*Garland, D. E . 2 Corinthians (NAC). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1999.

Furnish, V. P. 2 Corinthians (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1984.

Keener, C. S. 1- 2 Corinthians (NCBC). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Matera, F. J. II Corinthians (NTL). Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 2003.

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Barnett, P. The Message of 2 Corinthians (BST). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1988.

*Belleville, L. 2 Corinthians (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1996.

Hafemann, S. J. 2 Corinthians (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 2000.

GALATIANS

Betz, H.-D. Galatians (Hermeneia). Philadelphia: Fortress, 1979.

Bruce, F. F. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1982.

*Longenecker, R. N. Galatians (WBC). Dallas: Word, 1990.

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Dunn, J. D. G. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 1993.

Fee, G.D. Galatians (PCS). Blandford Forum, Dorset: Deo, 2007.

Fung, R. Y. K. The Epistle to the Galatians (NICNT, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1988.

George, T. Galatians (NAC). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1994.

Martyn, J. L. Galatians (AB). N.Y.: Doubleday, 1997.

*Witherington, B., III. Grace in Galatia: A Commentary on Paul's Letter to the Galatians. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1998.

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Braxton, B. R. No Longer Slaves: Galatians and African American Experience. Collegeville: Liturgical, 2002.

*Hansen, G. W. Galatians (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1994.

McKnight, S. Galatians (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1995.

EPHESIANS

Best, E. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Ephesians (ICC, rev.). Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1998.

*Hoehner, H. Ephesians: An Exegetical Commentary. G.R.: Baker, 2002.

Lincoln, A. T. Ephesians (WBC). Dallas: Word, 1990.

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Barth, M. Ephesians (AB), 2 vols. Garden City: Doubleday, 1974.

Bruce, F. F. The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians (NICNT, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1984.

*Klein, W. W. "Ephesians." In EBC Revised, ed. T. Longman III and D. E. Garland, vol. 12, 19-173. G.R.: Zondervan, 2006.

Muddiman, J. The Epsite to the Ephesians (BNTC). London: Continuum, 2001.

*O'Brien, P. T. The Letter to the Ephesians (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1999.

Witherington, B. , III. The Letters to Philemon, the Colossians, and the Ephesians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on the Captivity Epistles. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2007.

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*Snodgrass, K. Ephesians (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1996.

Stott, J. R. W. The Message of Ephesians (BST). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1984.

Talbert, C. H. Ephesians and Colossians (Paideia). G.R.: Baker, 2007.

PHILIPPIANS

Hawthorne, G. F. Philippians (WBC). Waco: Word, 1983; rev. R. P. Martin. Nashville: Nelson, 2004.

*O'Brien, P. T. The Epistle to the Philippians (NIGTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1991.

Silva, M. Philippians (BECNT). G. R.: Baker, 2005.2

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Bockmuehl, M. The Epistle to the Philippians (BNTC). Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 1998.

*Fee, G. D. Paul's Letter to the Philippians (NICNT, rev.). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1995.

Flemming, D. Philippians (NBBC). Kansas City: Beacon Hill, 2009.

Fowl, S. E. Philippians (THNTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 2005.

Garland, D. E. "Philippians." In EBC Revised, ed. D. E. Garland and T. Longman III, vol. 12, 175-261. G. R.: Zondervan, 2006.

Reumann, J. Philippians (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2008.

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Marshall, I. H. The Epistle to the Philippians (EC). London: Epworth, 1991.

Fee, G. D. Philippians (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1999.

*Thielman, F. Philippians (NIVAC). G. R.: Zondervan, 1995.

Witherington, B., III. Friendship and Finances in Philippi: The Letter of Paul to the Philippians (NTinC). Valley Forge: Trinity, 1994.

COLOSSIANS AND PHILEMON

Barth, M. and Blanke, H. The Letter to Philemon (ECC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2000.

Dunn, J. D. G. The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon (NIGTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1996.

Wilson, R. McL. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Colossians (ICC, rev.). London: T. & T. Clark, 2005.

*O'Brien, P. T. Colossians, Philemon (WBC). Waco: Word, 1982.

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Barth, M. and Blanke, H. Colossians (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1994.

Fitzmyer, J. A. The Letter to Philemon (AB). New York: Doubleday, 2000.

*Moo, D. J. The Letters to the Colossians and to Philemon (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2008.

Sumney, J.L. Colossians (NTL). Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 2008.

Thompson, M. M. Colossians & Philemon (THNTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 2005.

Witherington, B. III. The Letters to Philemon, the Colossians, and the Ephesians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on the Captivity Epistles. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2007.

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*Garland, D. E. Colossians/Philemon (NIVAC). G. R.: Zondervan, 1998.

Talbert, C. H. Ephesians and Colossians (Paideia). G.R.: Baker, 2007.

1, 2 THESSALONIANS

Bruce, F. F. I and II Thessalonians (WBC). Waco: Word Books, 1982.

*Wanamaker, C. The Epistles to the Thessalonians (NIGTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1990.

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Bridges, L. M. 1 & 2 Thessalonians (SHBC).  Macon: Smyth & Helwys, 2008.

*Green, G. L. The Letters to the Thessalonians (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2002.

*Malherbe, A. J. The Letters to the Thessalonians (AB). New York: Doubleday, 2001.

Marshall, I. H. 1 and 2 Thessalonians (NCB). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1983.

 

Richard, E. J. First and Second Thessalonians (SP). Collegeville, MN: Liturgical, 2007.

Witherington, B., III. 1 and 2 Thessalonians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2006.

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Beale, G. K. 1-2 Thessalonians (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2003.

Gaventa, B. First and Second Thessalonians (Interpretation). Lousiville: John Knox, 1998.

*Holmes, M. W. 1 & 2 Thessalonians (NIVAC). G. R.: Zondervan, 1998.

Stott, J. R. W. The Message of 1 & 2 Thessalonians (BST). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1991.

PASTORALS

Knight, G. W., III. The Pastoral Epistles (NIGTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1992.

Marshall, I. H. with P. H. Towner. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Pastoral Epistles (ICC, rev.). Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1999.

*Mounce, W. D. Pastoral Epistles (WBC). Nashville: Nelson, 2000.

Quinn, J.D. and W.C. Wacker, The First and Second Letters to Timothy (ECC). G.R: Eerdmans, 2000.

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Collins, R.F. 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus (NTL). Lousivile: Westminster/John Knox, 2002.

Johnson, L. T. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New York: Doubleday, 2001.

Kelly, J. N. D. A Commentary on the Pastoral Epistles (BNTC). San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1968.

Quinn, J. D. The Letter to Titus (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1990

*Towner, P. H. The Letters to Timothy and Titus (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2006.

Witherington, B., III. Letters and Homilies for Hellenized Christians, vol. 1: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on Titus, 1-2 Timothy and 1-3 John. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2006.

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Liefeld, W. 1 and 2 Timothy, Titus (NIVAC). G. R.: Zondervan, 1999.

*Towner, P. H. 1 - 2 Timothy and Titus (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1994.

HEBREWS

Attridge, H. The Epistle to the Hebrews (Hermeneia). Philadelphia: Fortress, 1989.

Ellingworth, P. The Epistle to the Hebrews (NIGTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1993.

*Lane, W. L. Hebrews (WBC), 2 vols. Dallas: Word, 1991.

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Bruce, F. F. The Epistle to the Hebrews (NICNT). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1990.2

deSilva, D. A. Perseverance in Gratitude: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on the Epistle to the Hebrews. G.R.: Eerdmans, 2000.

Hughes, P. E. A Commentary on the Epistle to the Hebrews. G.R.: Eerdmans, 1977.

Johnson, L. T. Hebrews: A Commentary (NTL). Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 2006.

*Koester, C. R. Hebrews (AB). New York: Doubleday, 2001.

Witherington, B., III. Letters and Homilies for Jewish Christians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on Hebrews, James and Jude. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2007.

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*Guthrie, G. H. Hebrews (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1998.

McKnight, E. V. and C. Church. Hebrews-James (SHBC). Macon: Smyth & Helwys, 2004.

Thompson, J.W. Hebrews (Paideia). G.R.: Baker, 2008.

JAMES

*Blomberg, C. L. and M. J. Kamell (ZECNT).  Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008.

*Davids, P. H. The Epistle of James (NIGTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1982.

Martin, R. P. James (WBC). Waco: Word, 1988.

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Brosend, W. F. II. James and Jude (NCBC). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Hartin, P. J. James (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical, 2003.

Johnson, L. T. The Letter of James (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1995.

Moo, D. J. The Letter of James (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2000.

Wall, R.W. Commuinty of the Wise: The Letter of James (NTinC). Valley Forge: Trinity, 1997.

Witherington, B., III. Letters and Homilies for Jewish Christians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on Hebrews, James and Jude. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2007.

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*Baker, W. R. and T. D. Ellsworth. Preaching James. St. Louis: Chalice, 2004.

Nystrom, D. P. James (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1997.

Stulac, G. M. James (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1993.

1 PETER

Achtemeier, P. D. 1 Peter (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 1996.

Feldmeier, R. The First Letter of PeterWaco: Baylor University Press, 2008.

*Jobes, K. H. 1 Peter (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2005.

Michaels, J. R. 1 Peter (WBC). Waco: Word, 1988.

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Davids, P. H. The First Epistle of Peter (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1990.

*Elliott, J. H. 1 Peter (AB). N.Y.: Doubleday, 2000.

Green, J. B. 1 Peter (THNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2007.

Schreiner, T. R. 1, 2 Peter, Jude (NAC). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2003.

Witherington, B., III., Letters and Homilies for Hellenized Christians, vol. 2: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on 1-2 Peter. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2007.

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Grudem, W.A. The First Epistle of Peter (TNTC, rev.). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1998.

*Marshall, I. H. 1 Peter (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1991.

McKnight, S. 1 Peter (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1996.

2 PETER AND JUDE

Bauckham, R. Jude, 2 Peter (WBC). Waco: Word, 1983.

*Green, G.L. Jude & 2 Peter (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2008.

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Charles, J. D. "2 Peter," "Jude." In EBC Revised, ed. D. E. Garland and T. Longman III, vol. 13, 357-411, 539-69. G.R.: Zondervan, 2006.

*Davids, P. H. The Letters of Second Peter and Jude (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2006.

Green, E. M. B. The Second Epistle of Peter and the Epistle of Jude (TNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1990.2

Kelly, J. N. D. A Commentary on the Epistles of Peter and Jude (HNTC). San Francisco: Harper, 1969.

Neyrey, J. H. 2 Peter, Jude (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1993.

Reese, R. A. 2 Peter and Jude (THNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2007.

Schreiner, T. R. 1, 2 Peter, Jude (NAC). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2003.

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Horrell, D. G. The Epistles of Peter and Jude (EC). London: Epworth, 1998.

*Moo, D. J. 2 Peter, Jude (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1996.

Lucas, D. and C. Green. 2 Peter & Jude (BST). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1995.

1, 2, 3 JOHN

Schnackenburg, R. The Johannine Epistles. New York: Crossroad, 1992.

Smalley, S. S. 1, 2, 3 John (WBC). Waco: Word, 1984.

Strecker, G. The Johannine Letters (Hermeneia). Minneapolis: Fortress, 1993.

*Yarbrough, R.W. 1-3 John (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2008.

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Akin, D. L. 1, 2, 3 John (NAC). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2001.

Brown, R. The Epistles of John (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1982.

*Kruse, C. G. The Letters of John (PNTC). G.R.: Eerdmans, 2000.

Lieu, J.M. I, II, & III John (NTL). Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 2008.

Marshall, I. H. The Epistles of John (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1978.

Witherington, B., III. Letters and Homilies for Hellenized Christians, vol. 1: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary on Titus, 1-2 Timothy and 1-3 John. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2006.

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*Burge, G. M. The Letters of John (NIVAC). G.R.: Zondervan, 1996.

Thompson, M. M. 1- 3 John (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1992.

REVELATION

Aune, D. E. Revelation (WBC), 3 vols. Dallas: Word, 1997; Nashville: Nelson, 1998.

Beale, G. K. The Book of Revelation (NIGTC). G. R.: Eerdmans, 1999.

*Osborne, G. R. Revelation (BECNT). G.R.: Baker, 2002.

Smalley, Stephen S. The Revelation to John. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2005.

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Boxall, I. The Revelation of Saint John (BNTC). Peabody: Hendrickson, 2006.

Johnson, D. E. Triumph of the Lamb: A Commentary on Revelation. Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian and Reformed, 2001.

*Mounce, R. H. The Book of Revelation (NICNT). G.R.: Eerdmans, 1997.2

Murphy, F.J. Fallen is Babylon: The Revelation to John (NTinC). Harrisburg: Trinity, 1998.

Witherington, B., III. Revelation (NCBC). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

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*Keener, C. S. Revelation (NIVAC). G. R.: Zondervan, 2000.

Michaels, J. R. Revelation (NTC). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1997.

Peterson, E. H. Reversed Thunder: The Revelation of John and the Praying Imagination. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1988.

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Craig, Bill and Susan: Thanks for putting this list together. Your guidance makes my sermon preparation much smoother. Bendiciones...