David E. Garland is the author of the Colossians and Philemon volume in the NIV Application Commentary series.
This commentary’s strength is its helpfulness to preachers and teachers by means of accessible exegetical insight and meaning application suggestions.
David E. Garland (PhD, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is William B. Hinson Professor of Christian Scriptures and associate dean for academic affairs at George W. Truett Seminary, Baylor University.
He is the New Testament editor for the revised Expositor’s Bible Commentary and the author of various books and commentaries, including Mark in the NIV Application Commentary, and the article on Mark in the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary. 
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