Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
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- Favorite Advanced Commentaries (OT) by Jeremy Pierce (parableman)
Erhard Gerstenberger's OTL (1996, originally 1993 in German) is in the mainstream of European form criticism, placing the book well into the post-exilic period. The commentary focuses on detailed exegesis and is easier to read than most academic commentaries. I would prefer Milgrom for detailed work, but scholars ought to consider Gerstenberger. I don't expect this to be all that helpful for those preparing Bible studies and sermons. [Full Review]
Translation of a 1993 German work, this author provides theological and anthropological insights on Leviticus as a postexilic work. [Full Review]