- Clear, straightforward commentary on every book in the Bible
- Introduction to the major sections of Scripture
- Introduction to each Bible book
- 56 articles that illuminate specific parts of Scripture
- 40 charts and 19 maps
With solid scholarship and exceptional clarity, the Holman Concise Bible Commentary gives readers a feel for the key themes and intentions of all 66 books in the Bible. But don’t mistake concise for incomplete; this volume also contains detailed introductions to the ten major units of Scripture (the Gospels, Paul’s letters, etc.), maps related to biblical history, informational charts, and in-depth sidebars. It’s a perfect resource for adding an extra level of insight to Sunday school lessons, sermons, and personal devotional times.
About the Author
David S. Dockery is president of Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. He has also served as chairman of the board of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. Dockery has authored or edited thirty books includingRenewing Minds, Shaping a Christian Worldview, and Christian Leadership Essentials. In addition, he serves as a consulting editor for Christianity Todaymagazine.