Deuteronomy – Daniel Block – NIV Application Commentary

NIV Application Commentary DeuteronomyDaniel I. Block is the author of the Deuteronomy volume in the NIV Application Commentary series.

While this commentary is helpful to pastors who are teaching and preaching Deuteronomy, it also contains much more discussion on biblical scholarship than do other NIVAC volumes.

Arranged as a series of sermons, the book of Deuteronomy represents the final major segment of the biography of Moses.

The sermons review events described in earlier books and challenges Israel to faithful living in the future.

The theological significance of Deuteronomy cannot be overestimated.

Few books in the Bible proclaim such a relevant word of grace and gospel to the church today.

At its heart, Deuteronomy records the covenantal relationship between God and his people.

God graciously has chosen Israel as his covenant partner and has demonstrated his covenantal commitment to them.

Moses challenges the Israelites to respond by declaring that Yahweh alone is their God and by demonstrating unwavering loyalty and total love for him through obedience.

Daniel Block highlights the unity between the God depicted in Deuteronomy and Jesus Christ.

Daniel I. Block received his PhD from the University of Liverpool, and is Gunther H. Knoedler Professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College. He is the author of The New American Commentary: Judges, Ruth, and was a speaker at the Pastorum Live 2012 Conference. [1]

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