Charting the Jews' return from exile to Jerusalem and the beginnings of that rebirth, the books of Ezra and Nehemiah demonstrate the good hand of God at work. In this classic commentary, Derek Kidner explores the theology of Ezra and Nehemiah and how it relates to us today.
Formerly part of the Tyndale Old Testament commentary series, Ezra and Nehemiah: An Introduction and Commentary examines the text section-by-section – exploring the context in which these books were written, providing astute commentary on Ezra and Nehemiah, and then unpacking their theology. Derek Kidner’s sure-footed exposition will leave you with a thorough understanding of the content and structure of Ezra and Nehemiah, as well as how their message still carries meaning for Christians in the twenty-first century.
Full of insightful wisdom from a trusted Bible teacher, this is an ideal bible commentary for students and teachers of theology, as well as for preachers looking to expand their knowledge of Ezra and Nehemiah and individual Christians wanting to study Scripture more deeply and gain a greater understanding of the Old Testament.
Comprehensive and thought-provoking, Derek Kidner’s commentary on Ezra and Nehemiah will give you a new appreciation for these often overlooked but theologically rich books of the Old Testament, and help you apply their meaning to your life as a Christian today.