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Biblical Interpretation Resources

A guide for students and researchers interpreting biblical texts. This guide includes original language resources, exegetical tools, and guidance on scholarly commentary and interpretation.

Geographical / Contextual Commentaries

These series/volumes comprise scholarly commentaries on the Bible from the perspective of scholars working in specific geographic or social contexts.

One volume commentaries (in eBook format) from particular geographic regions:

Commentary Series:

Texts @ Contexts Series

  • From the publisher's website: "The Texts @ Contexts series gathers scholarly voices from diverse contexts and social locations to bring new or unfamiliar facets of biblical texts to light. Each volume in the series focuses on a particular biblical text (or collection of texts) and provides cutting edge scholarly responses to the text from a range of viewpoints."

Africa Bible Commentary Series

  • This series is an extension of the (above) one-volume Africa Bible Commentary, offering dedicated commentaries for each book of the Bible. Individual volumes are organized internally for the goal of using the text in a ministry context.

Asia Bible Commentary Series

  • This series has the same aims as the Africa Bible Commentary Series (above), with scholars writing from an Asian context. 

Spanish Language Series

'Conozca su Biblia' Series

  • This is a Spanish-language commentary series. Each volume is written by a different Spanish-speaking biblical scholar. Series classified individually by book of the Bible.

Biblioteca de Estudios Bíblicos

  • This is a Spanish-language series of short volumes on books of the Bible or topics in Biblical theology.