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Word Biblical Commentary 61 Volume Bundle
Publisher: Zondervan
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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

  • Solid evangelical scholarship, presented with a firm commitment to the authority of Scripture as divine revelation.
  • Detailed word studies
  • Designed for professional scholars and teachers, seminary students, and working minister
  • Major discoveries in the historical, textural, and archaeological fields thoroughly analyzed
  • Includes author translations
  • Named as one of the 850 Books for Biblical Expositors by the Master's Seminary

Product Details

The Word Biblical Commentary (WBC) is 61 volumes of excellent scholarship, and each volume offers accurate, focused, and inspiring commentary. Instead of having one dominant focus like other commentaries, the WBC is expositional, critical, homiletical,and devotional all at once, and also provides summaries and applications.

Highly acclaimed by preachers, teachers, and the academic community, over 50 top Bible scholars (all with a high view of Scripture and divine revelation) have contributed to this work. Each scholar was chosen for his particular field of expertise and it’s made obvious in the focused level of scholarship within each volume.

The WBC is formatted in a way that is easy to follow and that lends itself to excellent Bible study technique. Every passage covered by the commentary is organized in this way:

  • Translation - Every author begins each passage with his own translation from the original language. Every word has been carefully considered, and in the following sections you will find a wealth of evidence that explains his specific choices of translated words.
  • Introductions offer an extensive information on the author, background, history, cultural issues, and theological considerations of the book.
  • Forms/Structure/Settings deal with language issues. It discusses whether a text was written like a poem, song, prayer, command, etc. Much attention is paid to language issues and grammatical concerns.
  • Commentary is the heart of this work and you'll find it to be well-researched and thorough. The authors offer much detail concerning the original languages, giving you deep understanding of Greek and Hebrew words and phrases. The word studies alone in this series are worth the price of the set.
  • Explanation is a summary of the study on each passage written in a way that allows you to find practical ways to apply this text for preaching, teaching, and ministry.

The WBC is great for preparing sermons or deeper Bible study. It’s perfect for anyone who wants a stronger theological understanding of Scripture. And in WORDsearch, you’ll be able use these 58 volumes much easier than if you had hard copies. You can compare translations, cross-reference, see what other commentaries have to say, and more all in one place.

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

Read an excerpt of the volume on Genesis.

Included Products

  • Wbcot Word Biblical Commentary: Genesis : Two Volumes
    by Gordon J. Wenham
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Exodus
    by John I. Durham
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Leviticus
    by John E. Hartley
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Numbers
    by Philip J. Budd
  • Wbcot Word Biblical Commentary: Deuteronomy
    by Duane L. Christensen
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Ruth, Esther
    by Frederic Bush
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 1 Samuel
    by Ralph W. Klein
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 2 Samuel
    by A. A. Anderson
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 1 Kings, 2nd ed.
    by Simon Devries
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 2 Kings
    by T. R. Hobbs
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 1 Chronicles
    by Roddy Braun
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 2 Chronicles
    by Raymond B. Dillard
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Ezra, Nehemiah
    by H. G. M. Williamson
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Job, Volume 1
    by David J.A. Clines
  • Wbcot Word Biblical Commentary: Psalms : Three Volumes
    by Various
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Proverbs
    by Roland E. Murphy
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Ecclesiastes
    by Roland E. Murphy
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Song of Songs/Lamentations
    by Duane A. Garrett and Paul R. House
  • Wbcot Word Biblical Commentary: Isaiah : Two Volumes
    by John D.W. Watts
  • Wbcot Word Biblical Commentary: Jeremiah : Two Volumes
    by Peter C. Craigie
  • Wbcot Word Biblical Commentary: Ezekiel : Two Volumes
    by W. H. Brownlee and Leslie C. Allen
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Daniel
    by John Goldingay
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Hosea–Jonah
    by Douglas K. Stuart
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Micah–Malachi
    by Ralph L. Smith
  • Wbcnt Word Biblical Commentary: Matthew : Two Volumes
    by Donald A. Hagner
  • Wbcnt Word Biblical Commentary: Mark : Two Volumes
    by Various
  • Wbcnt Word Biblical Commentary: Luke : Three Volumes
    by John Nolland
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: John, 2nd. ed.
    by George R. Beasley-Murray
  • Wbcnt Word Biblical Commentary: Romans : Two Volumes
    by James D. Dunn
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 2 Corinthians
    by Ralph P. Martin
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Galatians
    by Richard N. Longenecker
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Ephesians
    by Andrew T. Lincoln
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Philippians, rev. ed.
    by Ralph P. Martin and Gerald F. Hawthorne
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 1 & 2 Thessalonians
    by F. F. Bruce
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Pastoral Epistles
    by William D. Mounce
  • Wbcnt Word Biblical Commentary: Hebrews : Two Volumes
    by William L. Lane and David A. Hubbard
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: James
    by Ralph P. Martin
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 1 Peter
    by J. Ramsey Michaels
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: Jude, 2 Peter
    by Richard Bauckham
  • Cover Word Biblical Commentary: 1, 2, 3 John
    by Stephen S. Smalley
  • Wbcnt Word Biblical Commentary: Revelation : 1-5
    by David E. Aune
  • Wbcvol7a Word Biblical Commentary: Joshua, Volume 1 : Chapters 1-12
    by Trent Butler
  • Wbcvol7b Word Biblical Commentary: Joshua, Volume 2 : Chapters 13-24
    by Trent Butler
  • Wbcvol18a Word Biblical Commentary: Job, Volume 2 : Chapters 21-37
    by David J.A. Clines
  • Wbcvol18b Word Biblical Commentary: Job, Volume 3 : Chapters 38-42
    by David J.A. Clines
  • Wbcvol8 Word Biblical Commentary: Judges
    by Trent Butler