The Book of Jeremiah (Google eBook)

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1980 - Religion - 819 pages
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Thompson's study on the Book of Jeremiah 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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Still the best commentary on Jeremiah.

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I first came across Thompsonís commentary on Jeremiah in grad school over 20 years ago. At that time, I felt it was by far the best work available on the OT book. I still feel that way today. Thompson ... Read full review

Contents

I Jeremiah Among the Prophets
3
II Jeremiah in His Historical Setting
9
III The Book of Jeremiah
27
IV Some Important Issues for Exegesis
50
V The Life of Jeremiah
94
VI The Message of Jeremiah
107
VII The Text
117
VIII Poetic Forms
120
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The Fall of Jerusalem 52134
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I Subjects
785
II Authors
787

IX Analysis of Contents
125
X Select Bibliography
131
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III Persons and Places
791
IV Scripture References
796
V Nonbiblical Texts
816
MAPS
817
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