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Recommended Books

Please review the list of Recommended Books below to further your study of the Bible. Most of the books are offered on Amazon.com, but every book should be available for purchase when you click the “arrow” below. This list is periodically updated, so please check back for any new books that have been added. Thanks!

Albert Barnes and James Murphy wrote this 14-volume commentary on the entire Bible (KJV), verse-by-verse, from Genesis through Revelation.

There are times when a Greek or Hebrew word has a distinct meaning that seriously affects the proper interpretation of Scripture. Unless you are familiar with these languages, you will not be able to determine what word in the original text was used or the differences between these words-until now. …

KJV Concord Wide Margin (Black Bonded leather) Concord Wide-Margin / Cross-Referenced Beautiful KJV Bible with wide margins on all four sides for taking notes.

The Strong’s concordance is a very useful tool for studying the scriptures. It takes every single word of the King James Version and lists where each word can be found in the scriptures. It is useful for locating scripture verses that you know the words to, but don’t know the …

Brown/Driver/Briggs is to this day THE work of Hebrew lexicography. There is simply nothing else that comes close. Knowledge of Hebrew is required to use this reference as all word entries are in Hebrew.

The best dictionary source online including the 1828 Webster’s Dictionary.

The Last Word in Thesauruses More than 1,000,000 synonyms Simple alphabetical arrangement, no separate index necessary Separate subdivisions for the different parts of speech and different meanings of the same word Expanded to include thousands of new words and expressions that have entered the language in recent years Includes clearly …

Few places in the world have such a religious significance as the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. Many believe it was the site where Abraham was asked to sacrifice his son and where Solomon built his Temple. Hershel Shanks uses vivid illustrations and revealing research to explore the temples that once …

Extensive, scholarly discussion of every Hebrew word of theological significance in the Old Testament. Keyed to Strong’s Concordance. Reprint of former two volume edition, now combined into one volume.

A compilation of articles previously published in Biblical Archaeology Review, this book examines what the world was like where Jesus lived. With over 200 images, it follows Jesus through the land where he lived and walked 2,000 years ago.

As a companion volume to In the Steps of Jesus, In the Steps of Paul continues to present a visual tour of the cities, towns, and regions that the apostle Paul visited and ministered in as recorded in the New Testament. Each location is addressed separately and includes such locations …

This book presents a visual tour of the places Jesus visited and ministered in during his time on earth as recorded in the Gospels. Each location is addressed separately and includes such cities as Capernaum, Nazareth, and Jerusalem. Full-color photos bring to life the ancient world of the Bible few …

The Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible is the work of 253 skilled writers. It is the most comprehensive and up-to-date work of its kind. It draws fully upon scholars’ accumulated knowledge of the Bible and other relevant data and documents.

This is a state-of-the-art dictionary in six volumes with more than 6,000 entries from 800 international scholars.

The Series is a renowned publishing program that for more than 50 years has produced books devoted to the latest scholarship on the Bible and biblical topics. Yale University Press is now proud to offer all previously published Anchor Bible titles as well as new books—more than 115 titles in …

The New Interpreter’s Bible presents leading biblical scholarship through an in-depth commentary on the complete Bible, including the Apocrypha. The contributors are leading biblical scholars who bring a wealth of fresh perspectives. The NIB offers detailed commentary on coherent manageable portions of text, maps, and exegeses.

Seventy-eight renowned international scholars worked for eighteen years on the Gold Medallion Award-winning 12-volume Expositor’s Bible Commentary (EBC). This reference work provides Bible students with a comprehensive and scholarly tool for the exposition of the Scriptures. Additional articles expound 35 topics of interest to every Christian, such as the authority …

This lexicon contains more than 5,000 entries, references to hundreds of grammatical and exegetical works, detailed etymology, and complete summaries of both biblical and extra-biblical word usage. The publication of the revised edition of Thayer’s Greek-English Lexicon in 1889 represents a watershed event in nineteenth-century Greek lexicography, and it remains …

This is a lexicon of the Old Testament and is numerically coded to Strong’s numbers. It is the predecessor of the Brown-Driver-Briggs lexicon.

This is the most complete, easy-to-use, and understandable concordance for studying the original languages of the Bible. Combining the text of the King James Bible with the power of the Greek and Hebrew Lexicons, it enables any Bible student to gain a clear understanding of the Word for enriching their …