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Cornerstone Biblical Commentary 20 Volume Bundle
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This product is an electronic addition to your WORDsearch 11 , WORDsearch 10, or FREE WORDsearch Basic program. This is not a physical book or a stand-alone program.

Product Highlights

  • Features fresh expository commentary
  • All Greek and Hebrew words include links to the Strong's Numbering System
  • Includes full NLT text
  • Written by the scholars who worked on the NLT

Product Details

The Cornerstone Biblical Commentary offers outstanding, fresh, and accurate scholarship on every book of the Bible. It is designed to help pastors, teachers, and students of the Bible understand the meaning of the Word of God.

Written by many of the same scholars who worked on the New Living Translation (NLT) Bible, the Cornerstone Biblical Commentary is the product of years of meticulous work. Each of the nearly 40 scholars is well-known, and a wide spectrum of theological positions within the evangelical community is represented. Their time and effort will benefit you as you study the Bible. The volumes also will share the reasons behind the translation decisions made when creating the NLT.

Each volume contains a well-researched introduction that presents a full book outline and detailed, important facts about the:

  • author
  • audience
  • canonicity and textual history
  • literary style
  • historical reliability
  • book’s major themes and theological concerns

The Cornerstone Biblical Commentary focuses first on the words of Scripture, then on the theological truths of Scripture. For each book of the Bible, you'll find a thorough outline and overview detailing the author, period, and cultural considerations. Each Bible passage offers a Notes section, where the commentator helps you understand the Hebrew or Greek behind the English of the NLT, which is cited at the beginning of each section. Following this is the Commentary section, where you’ll find the most valuable insight.

If you love the NLT and want a high-level discussion of Scriptural interpretation that is easy to follow, the Cornerstone Biblical Commentary will be invaluable to you in your studies.

Check out a sample of this series by clicking on the yellow “Sample” button under the book cover on this page.

About the General Editor

Philip W. Comfort, Ph.D., has studied English Literature, Greek, and New Testament at the Ohio State University and the University of South Africa. He has taught at a number of colleges, including Wheaton College, Trinity Episcopal Seminary, Columbia International University, and Coastal Carolina University. He is currently senior editor of Bible reference at Tyndale and served as New Testament editor for the New Living Translation. He has contributed a number of books to the Tyndale collection, both as author and editor.

Included Products

  • Cornerstonecmyvol04b Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: 1-2 Kings : NEW
    by William Barnes
  • Cornerstonecmyvol03 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Joshua, Judges, Ruth : NEW
    by Joseph Coleson, Lawson Stone, and Jason Driesbach
  • Cornerstonecmyvol11 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: The Gospels Of Matthew and Mark
    by David Turner and Darrell Bock
  • Cornerstonecmyvol14 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Romans - Galatians
    by Roger Mohrlang and Gerald Borchert
  • Cornerstonecmyvol12 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: The Gospel of Luke and Acts
    by Allison A. Trites and William J. Larkin
  • Cornerstonecmyvol16 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Thessalonians, Philemon
    by Harold W. Hoehner, Philip Wesley Comfort and Peter H. Davids
  • Cornerstonecmyvol13 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: John, 1-3 John
    by Grant R. Osborne, Philip Wesley Comfort and Wendell C. Hawey
  • Cornerstonecmyvol10 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Minor Prophets (Hosea-Malachi)
    by Richard D. Patterson and Andrew E. Hill
  • Cornerstonecmyvol8 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Isaiah, Jeremiah & Lamentations
    by Larry L. Walker & Elmer A. Martens
  • Cornerstonecmyvol6 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Job, Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs
    by August H. Konkel and Tremper Longman III
  • Cornerstonecmyvol01 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Genesis-Exodus
    by John N. Oswalt and Allen P. Ross
  • Cornerstonecmyvol17 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: 1-2 Timothy, Titus, Hebrews
    by Linda L. Belleville, Jon Laansma and J. Ramsey Michaels
  • Cornerstonecmyvol15 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: 1-2 Corinthians
    by William Baker, Ralph P. Martin, and Carl N. Toney
  • Cornerstonecmyvol02 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy
    by David W. Baker, Dale A. Brueggemann, and Eugene H. Merrill
  • Cornerstonecmyvol07 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Psalms-Proverbs
    by Mark D. Futato and George M. Schwab
  • Cornerstonecmyvol04a Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: 1-2 Samuel
    by J. Robert Vannoy
  • Cornerstonecmyvol05a Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: 1-2 Chronicles
    by Mark J. Boda
  • Cornerstonecmyvol05b Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther
    by Gary V. Smith
  • Cornerstonecmyvol9 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: Ezekiel and Daniel
    by David L. Thompson, Eugene Carpenter and Philip W. Comfort
  • Cornerstonecmyvol18 Cornerstone Biblical Commentary: James, 1-2 Peter, Jude, and Revelation
    by Grant R. Osborne, M. Robert Mulholland Jr. and Philip W. Comfort
  • Critical Reviews

    An enormously helpful series for the layperson and pastor alike because it centers on the theological message of each book and ties it directly with the text. This approach has been needed for some time and will be an invaluable supplement to other commentary series.
    Grant Osborne Ph.D., Professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois.
    A treasure house of insight into the biblical text. Written by some of the best scholars working today, it is an essential tool for pastors, students, church leaders, and lay people who want to understand the text and know how it relates to our lives today. Like the New Living Translation text it uses as its base, this commentary series is extremely readable.
    Tremper Longman III, Robert H. Gundry Professor of Biblical Studies, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA