New Beacon Bible Commentary

Engaging, perceptive, and academically thorough, the New Beacon Bible Commentary (NBBC) will expand your understanding and deepen your appreciation for the meaning and message of each book of the Bible. These indispensable commentaries will help you unlock the truths of Scripture and deepen your appreciation for the message and meaning of each book of the Bible.

Each volume features:
  • Completely new scholarship from notable experts in the Wesleyan theological tradition. (Learn more about the authors here.)
  • Clear verse-by-verse explanations, which offer a contemporary, Wesleyan-based understanding derived from the text’s original language.
  • Helpful sidebars, which provide deeper insight into theological issues, word meanings, archeological connections, historical relevance, and cultural customs.
  • Convenient introductory material, including information on authorship, date, history, audience, sociological/cultural issues, purpose, literary features, theological themes, and hermeneutical issues.
  • Comprehensive annotation divided into three sections, which explore background elements behind the text; verse-by-verse details and meanings found in the text; significance, relevance, intertextuality, and application from the text.
  • An expanded bibliography for further study of historical elements, additional interpretations, and theological themes.

General Editors: Roger Hahn, Alex Varughese, and George Lyons