- ISBN: 0664267718, 9780664267711
- Page count: 496
- Published: 2021-05-01
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
- Author: Gail R. O'Day
Most one-volume Bible commentaries focus on standard scholarly issues, answering questions such as, who wrote the book? who was addressed? and how is the book structured? In contrast, this is the first one-volume commentary to emphasize theological questions: what does each biblical book say about God? how does the book describe God and portray God's actions? and who is God in these biblical books? This volume meets the need for a resource that puts the best of scholarship in conversation with the theological claims of the biblical text.