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Bible - Exegetical Resources: By Denomination

Anglican commentaries

  • Conversations with Scripture: the Anglican Association of Biblical Scholars Study Series.  (Classified individually
Ex: Yieh, John. Conversations with Scripture: The Gospel of Matthew. Harrisburg, PA: Morehouse Pub., c2012.  BS2575.52.Y51 2012


Catholic commentaries

  • The New Jerome Biblical Commentary Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1990.  Ref BS491.2.N532 1990
  • Berit Olam. (O.T. series) Liturgical Press. (series classified individually)
  • Sacra Pagina. (N. T. series) Liturgical Press. (series classified individually)
  • Navarre Bible. Four Courts Press.  Ref BS491.2.N321 1996 v.1-18
  • Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scriptures series. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2008-  .  (series classified individually)
  • The New Collegeville Bible Commentary series. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2005- . (series classified individually)

Protestant commentaries

  • The New Interpreter’s Bible. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1994-2004.   Ref BS491.2.N533 v. 1-12
  • International Critical Commentary on the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament. New York: C. Scribner’s.  Ref BS491.I61 v.1-47.
  • Word Biblical Commentary.  Waco: Word Books, 1987.  Ref BS491.2.W924
  • Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries and Abingdon New Testament Commentaries. Nashville: Abingdon Press. (series classified individually)

Ex: Fentress-Williams, Judy. Ruth. Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2012.  BS1315.53.F342 2012

  • Paideia Commentaries. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic. (N.T. Series, classified individually).


Protestant - conservative/evangelical commentaries

  • New International Biblical Commentary (series classified individually, in open stacks)
  • Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament (series classified individually, in open stacks)
  • Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2010 -   . (series classified individually)
  • Holman Old Testament Commentary (series classified individually, in Ref)
  • Expositor’s Bible Commentary. Zondervan Press, 2005- .    Ref BS491.2.E96 2005

Jewish commentaries

  • JPS (Jewish Publication Society) Commentary (series classified individually, in open stacks and Ref)
  • The Torah: A Modern Commentary. New York: Union of American Hebrew Congregations, c1974-1983. BS1225.3.P721
  • ArtScroll Tanach Series. New York : Mesorah Publications (series classified individually, in open stacks)
  • Goldstein, Elyse, ed.  The Women's Torah Commentary: New Insights from Women Rabbis on the 54 Weekly Torah Portions. Woodstock:  Jewish Lights Publications.     BS1225.3 .W872 2000
  • Frankel, Ellen. The Five books of Miriam: A Woman's Commentary on the Torah.  New York: G.P. Putnam’s, 1996.  BS1225.3.F829 1996
  • Eskenazi, Tamara Cohn, ed. The Torah: A Women’s Commentary. New York: WRJ, Women of Reform Judaism Press, 2008. Ref BS1225.53.T676 2008
  • Levine, Amy-Jill and Marc Zvi Brettler, eds. Jewish Annotated New Testament: New Revised Standard Version Bible Translation. New York: Oxford University Press, c2011.  On Order 11/11

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