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- John Piper's OT Commentary Recommendations by Desiring God Ministries (John Piper)
Sailhamer’s interpretation of Genesis is a little eccentric, but nonetheless very eye-opening. You will not read Genesis the same after reading this commentary—in a good way. Sailhamer summarizes his view, “The final shape of the Pentateuch reflects an interest in reading its historical narratives both typologically and futuristically. The events of the past are presented as pointers to the future. [Full Review]
Excellent. Helps with narrowing down passages into teachable portions of scripture. Good linguistic analysis. Great historical creationist perspective.