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Best Bible Commentaries “majors” on commentaries and “minors” on other biblical studies resources. You will find a list of commentaries for every book of the Bible as well as expert reviews. Best Bible Commentaries also publishes Question-and-Answer interviews with commentary authors and biblical scholars. Some of the best scholars in the world have participated. Please subscribe to this feature by following Best Bible Commentaries on social media or by using the email subscription feature. 

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New Testament Bible Commentaries Lists and Reviews

The Gospel of Matthew | The Gospel of Mark | The Gospel of Luke | The Gospel of John | Acts | Romans | 1 Corinthians | 2 Corinthians | Galatians | Ephesians | Philippians | Colossians | 1 Thessalonians | 2 Thessalonians | 1 Timothy | 2 Timothy | Titus | Philemon | James | Hebrews | 1 Peter | 2 Peter | 1 John | 2 John | 3 John | Jude | Revelation


Old Testament Bible Commentaries Lists and Reviews

Genesis | Exodus | Leviticus | Numbers | Deuteronomy | Joshua | Judges | Ruth | 1 Samuel | 2 Samuel | 1 Kings | 2 Kings | 1 Chronicles | 2 Chronicles | Ezra | Nehemiah | Esther | Job | Psalms | Proverbs | Ecclesiastes | Song of Solomon | Isaiah | Jeremiah | Lamentations | Ezekiel | Daniel | Hosea | Joel | Amos | Obadiah | Jonah | Micah | Nahum | Habakkuk | Zephaniah | Haggai | Zechariah | Malachi


New: Compare 65 different commentary series on the Bible Commentary Series Comparison Chart

New: Compare 40 different one-volume commentaries on the One-Volume Commentary Comparison Chart

New: Compare 50 different study bibles on the Study Bible Comparison Chart


2019 Interviews (So Far)

Phillip Cary – Jonah | Brazos Theological Commentary series

Daniel J. Estes – Psalms 73-150 | New American Commentary

James D.G. Dunn – Romans | Word Biblical Commentary

John Kleinig – Hebrews | Concordia Commentary Series

G.K. Beale – Colossians and Philemon | Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Dean Pinter – Acts | The Story of God Bible Commentary Series

Thomas Schreiner – Romans | Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Clint E. Arnold – Ephesians | Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Richard D. Phillips – Revelation | Reformed Expository Commentary Series

John Kitchen – Proverbs | Mentor Commentary Series

Reed Lessing – Jonah | Concordia Commentary Series

Mike McKinley – Luke | For You Commentary Series

Iain Duguid – Song of Songs | Reformed Expository Commentary Series

Mark Wilson – Revelation | Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary

Mark Keown – Philippians | Evangelical Exegetical Commentary

David McWilliams – Hebrews | Mentor Commentary Series

Thomas Winger – Ephesians | Concordia Commentary Series

J.V. Fesko – Romans | The Lectio Continua Commentary Series

Andrew E. Hill – 1 and 2 Chronicles | NIV Application Commentary Series

Willem VanGameren – Psalms | Revised Expositor’s Bible Commentary

John Kitchen – Philippians | Kress Biblical Resources Series


Most Read Interviews in 2018

1. Frank Thielman – Romans | Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

2. Ben Witherington – Romans | Socio-Rhetorical Commentary Series

3. Gary Burge – John | NIV Application Commentary Series

4. Thomas Schreiner – Hebrews | Biblical Theology for Christian Proclamation

5. Roy E. Ciampa – 1 Corinthians | Pillar New Testament Commentary Series

6. Robert Yarbrough – The Pastoral Epistles | Pillar New Testament Commentary Series

7. David A. deSilva – Galatians | New International Commentary on the New Testament

8. Dennis E. Johnson – Triumph of the Lamb (Revelation) | P&R Publishing

9. Mark Boda – Zechariah | New International Commentary on the Old Testament

10. Heath Thomas – Habakkuk | Two Horizons


Most-Read Author Interviews in 2017

1. G.K. Beale – Revelation | New International Greek Testament Commentary Series

2. Craig Blomberg – Matthew | New American Commentary Series

3. Mark Strauss – Mark | Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament Series

4. Richard Bauckham – Jesus and the Eyewitnesses | Biblical Studies

5. David G. Peterson – Acts | Pillar New Testament Commentary Series

6. James R. Edwards – Luke | Pillar New Testament Commentary Series

7. David Allen – Hebrews | New American Commentary Series

8. Joel Green – Luke | New International Commentary on the New Testament Series

9. Dale Ralph Davis – Joshua | Focus on the Bible Commentary Series

10. Douglas Sean O’Donnell – Matthew | Preaching the Word Commentary Series


Also see:

See index of all author interviews from 2018

See index of all author interviews from 2017