Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary Series

Reviews of the Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary Series

mark commentary coverPraise for the Mark volume:

“Alan Culpepper’s commentary on Mark is creative, innovative, and user-friendly. In short, it is outstanding. It belongs in the library of every pastor, student, and scholar. I recommend it highly.”

– Craig A. Evans, Acadia Divinity College

Praise for the Matthew volume:

“The prolific Evangelical scholar Ben Witherington turns his attention here to the Gospel of Matthew in a substantial new commentary in the distinctive Smyth & Helwys series…Witherington’s commentary is well-informed and provides a clear and pastorally sensitive exposition of the text.”

– Donald Senior, The Bible Today

Purpose of Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary Series

This Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary collection is filled with pointed insights for pastors, teachers, and scholars. This series also contains helpful explanation that makes it accessible to a wide audience. In each volume, readers will find expert guidance that promotes theological reflection. “Connections” are special sections that relate Biblical teaching to common theological questions from modern readers. Contributors base their instruction on current research in archaeology, critical scholarship, enlightening discussion of original languages, and include practical helps that facilitate living out the Christian life in community.

Volumes in Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary Series

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Exodus 1–19 by William Johnstone

Exodus 20–40 by William Johnstone

Leviticus–Numbers by Lloyd R. Bailey

Deuteronomy by Mark E. Biddle

Ruth & Esther by Kandy Queen-Sutherland

1 & 2 Samuel by Tony W. Cartledge

1 & 2 Kings by Walter Brueggemann

Ezra-Nehemiah by Paul L. Redditt

Job by Samuel E. Balentine

Proverbs-Ecclesiastes by Milton P. Horne

Isaiah 1–39 by Patricia K. Tull

Jeremiah by Terence E. Fretheim

Ezekiel by Margaret S. Odell

Daniel by Sharon Pace

The Book of the Twelve: Hosea–Jonah by James D. Nogalski

The Book of the Twelve: Micah–Malachi by James D. Nogalski

Matthew by Ben Witherington III

Mark by R. Alan Culpepper

Luke by Richard B. Vinson

Acts by J. Bradley Chance

Romans by Charles H. Talbert

1 Corinthians by Robert Scott Nash

2 Corinthians by Mitzi L. Minor

Galatians by Marion L. Soards and Darrell J. Pursiful

Ephesians by Thomas B. Slater

Philippians & Philemon by Todd D. Still

Colossians by Nijay K. Gupta

1 & 2 Thessalonians by Linda McKinnish Bridges

1 & 2 Timothy–Titus by W. Hulitt Gloer

Hebrews–James by Edgar V. McKnight and Christopher Church

1 & 2 Peter, Jude by Richard B. Vinson, Richard F. Wilson, and Watson E. Mills

1, 2 & 3 John by Peter Rhea Jones

Revelation by Mitchell G. Reddish

The Lord’s Prayer by Nijay K. Gupta


Also see:

Bible Commentary Series (index)

New Testament commentaries (index)

Old Testament commentaries (index)