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  • Paperback: 216 pages
  • Publisher: SPCK Publishing (17 Jan. 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0281061327
  • ISBN-13: 978-0281061327
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 1.2 x 19 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 438,769 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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'Goldingay writes for everyone as a master teacher, pastor, and friend. He makes sense of the strangest parts of the Old Testament and refreshes our understanding of the most familiar material.' --Pamela Scalise, Fuller Theological Seminary Northwest

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John Goldingay is the David Allan Hubbard Professor of Old Testament in the School of Theology at the Fuller Theological Seminary in the USA. Prior to joining Fuller, he was principal and a professor of Old Testament and Hebrew at St John's Theological College, Nottingham. His published titles include Old Testament Theology (two volumes published, with more to come) and commentaries on Daniel, Isaiah, and Psalms. As well as being a member of the Society of Biblical Literature, he serves on the editorial board for the Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Mr. Stephen Redman VINE VOICE on 9 Sept. 2014
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For a basic overview of individual books of the Bible, 'for Everyone' is a series not to be missed. It is aimed at the non-academic reader, who is looking to get a little deeper into the scriptures. I particularly enjoy John Goldingay's manner and writing style, and whereas I may not agree with his perspective entirely, he is always good to read! This volume is no different in quality from the rest, and he handles Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther with great professionalism and writes from his very high-brow position in a very low-brow style - which at the end of the day is the mark of a great communicator.
I particularly enjoyed his insights into Esther.
It is silly to avoid this series, and whenever a volume comes up on offer, I would recommend it thoroughly. Great for home groups and low key bible studies too.
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0 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Samuel Barber on 6 Aug. 2014
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One of the things that this commentary explores is what it means to be a true descendant of Abraham. Those who are mixed race, or do not have a uniform history are not part of the true remnant of Israel. It's a bit like saying that an Englishman of West Indian origin like Lewis Hamilton or Steve McQueen are not true Englishmen because they do not have a history stretching back to the Battle of Hastings. In this sense, the book of Ezra has relevance to modern audiences because it speaks about how ethnicity makes up one's nationality.

The commentary on Nehemiah has nothing to say other than sharing your joy with others as well as your food with those who can't afford to provide for themselves.
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Good transaction but liberal commentary 8 Jan. 2014
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The transaction to purchase and deliver the book through Amazon was great but I was disappointed that the book is quite liberal from my perspective. I prefer a more conservative commentary. I should have guessed when the title included "(Old Testament for Everyone)" that it was from a more liberal viewpoint. It would have been nice to have something about the author included in the book description.
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