Matthew (The IVP New Testament Commentary Series)

Author: Keener, Craig S.

Publisher: IVP Academic, 2011

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Matthew: A Commentary. Volumes 1 & 2

Volume 1: The Christbook, Matthew 1-12

Volume 2: The Churchbook: Matthew 13-28

Author: Bruner, Frederick Dale

Publisher: Eerdmans, 2007


Matthew: A Commentary (Hermeneia: A Critical & Historical Commentary on the Bible)

Author: Luz, Ulrich

Publisher: Minneapolis, Fortress Press

Published as 3 separate books:

book 1: Matthew 1-7 (most recent publish date:2007)

book 2: Matthew 8-20 (most recent publish date: 2001)

book 3: Matthew 21-28 (most recent publish date: 2005)

Considered a really tough commentary by one expert.

A Feminist Companion to Matthew

Author: Levine, Amy-Jill with Marianne Blickenstaff

Publisher: Pilgrim Press, 2001

The Gospel of Matthew: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary

Author: Keener, Craig S.

Publisher: Eerdmans, 2009


Author: Hauerwas, Stanley

Publisher: Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible, Brazos Press, 2006

Reading Matthew: A Literary and Theological Commentary

Author: Garland, David E.

Publisher: Smyth & Helwys Publishing, Inc. 2001

Matthew and the Margins: A Sociopolitical and Religious Reading

Author: Carter, Warren

Publisher: Maryknoll: Orbis Books, 2000

The Gospel of Matthew (NIGTC)

Author: Nolland, John

Publisher: Eerdmans, 2005

Matthew. The NIV Application Commentary

Author: Wilkins, Michael J.

Publisher: Zondervan, 2004

The Christbook: Matthew 1-12

Author:  Bruner, Frederick Dale

Publisher: Eerdmans, 2004

A must-have for preachers!  Essential!

The Churchbook: Matthew 13-28

Author:  Bruner, Frederick Dale

Publisher: Eerdmans, 2004

For preachers, Bruner’s two volumes on Matthew are about as good as it gets. Excellent textual insight and very practical applications.

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