Exodus (The NIV Application Commentary)

Author: Enns, Peter

Publisher: Zondervan, 2000

The Book of Exodus: A Critical, Theological Commentary

Author:  Childs, Brevard S.

Publisher: Westminster Press, 1995

A very technical analysis of the text. However, note the excellent “Theological Reflection” and “Excursus” essays

Exodus: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching

Author:  Fretheim, Terence E.

Publisher: Westminster John Knox, 1991

An exellent commentary for preaching. Although lacking in textual exegetical detail, this volume makes great observations. Note Fretheim’s overall approach to Exodus and its vital connections to Genesis


Author:  Houtman, C.

Publisher: Peeters Publishers, 1993

Dutch Reformed scholar. Exhaustive and very useful in exegesis and interpretation. Very expensive. Use in library

Exploring Exodus: The Heritage of Biblical Israel

Author:  Sarna, Nahum M.

Publisher: Schocken, 1996

Good commentary from Jewish perspective

Return to all Books