Amos: A Mentor Commentary
Amos: A Mentor Commentary

Amos: A Mentor Commentary

in Mentor Commentaries

by Gary V. Smith

4.5 Rank Score: 4.76 from 2 reviews, 0 featured collections, and 7 user libraries
Pages 416
Publisher Mentor
Published 2015
ISBN-13 9781857922530


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PastorTimothy72 PastorTimothy72 July 27, 2021
I have become a collector of commentaries ever since my seminary days in the 1990s. As such, I am only going to recommend the best overall commentary for each book of the Bible on this site. (Before each minor prophet recommendation, let me first say that every preacher/teacher should have a copy of James Montgomery Boice's two volume set on the Minor Prophets on his/her bookshelf. That's the starting point, in my opinion). For the book of Amos specifically, I appreciate the depth of insight both academically and practically that Smith offers in this his stand-alone commentary on Amos. (I am also a fan of J. Alec Motyer's commentary in the Bible Speaks Today series, but Smith provides more depth overall).
Informed exposition with an eye to structure; sensitive to social implications of text. Evangelical. [Full Review]