Pastors, lay Bible teachers and others who find their subject material rich and challenging - but their preparation time running out - will be informed and inspired by this commentary's approach to Old Testament scholarship which includes:
The main idea - a brief yet accurate statement aboutthe purpose, meaning, and importance of the Bible bookunder discussion
Quick quotes - comments from noted writers and theologians suitable for citing in your own presentation
Succinct Summaries - each main theme or lesson summarized clearly and accurately
Details - illustrations, historical facts, grammaticalnotations, discussion points, teaching plans and more
The Holman Old Testament Commentary is based on the NIV translation. 377 pages, hardcover from Broadman and Holman.