The Book of Isaiah, Chapters 1-39 (Google eBook)

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1986 - Religion - 746 pages
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Oswalt's study on the first 39 chapters of the Book of Isaiah is part of The New International Commentary on the Old Testament. Like its companion series on the New Testament, this commentary devotes considerable care to achieving a balance between technical information and homiletic-devotional interpretation.
  

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By far Oswalt's work on Isaiah is superior

User Review  - R Donley - Christianbook.com

John Oswalt's work on Isaiah in the NICOT series is the best available. His exegesis is clear and dependable; his Biblical theology is obvious throughout the work. He unashamedly holds to the reality ... Read full review

Review: The Book of Isaiah 1-39: New International Commentary on the Old Testament [NICOT]

User Review  - Dave Martin - Christianbook.com

I have read well over a hundred commentaries and in my layman opinion, John Oswalt's two volume work on the book of Isaiah is the best I've read. As I read commentaries, I normally highlight in yellow ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
3
Unity of Composition
17
Canonicity
29
Problems in Interpretation
44
The Present and Future
79
1530 79
94
113
170
Whom Shall We Trust? Basis for Servanthood
192
INDEXES
707
Scriptures
714
Hebrew Words
740
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Dr. John N. Oswalt (PhD, Brandeis University) is Visiting Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky. He is the author of numerous articles and several books, including the two-volume commentary on Isaiah in the New International Commentary on the Old Testament series and Called to be Holy: A Biblical Perspective.

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