Newly revised, this one-volume Bible commentary presents the best scholars in the world, explaining what every Bible reader needs to know about each of its books.
This completely revised edition offers concise, lucid, expert guidance on every aspect of the complete Bible - the Old and New Testaments, and also the Apocrypha. The contributors present the best scholarship available today. They address the full variety of questions and concerns readers have about the Bible.
Widely respected scholar James Mays has assembled an outstanding team of editors and contributors and together they have produced a first-class presentation of the best of our biblical knowledge of professionals, students, and lay readers alike. This volume is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand and embrace the Bible more fully.