9 Best 2 Chronicles Commentaries You Must Read First

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1) 1 & 2 Chronicles: A Mentor Commentary


1 & 2 Chronicles: A Mentor Commentary
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Richard L. Pratt – president of Third Millennium Ministries – offers a big-picture, yet highly detailed, examination of 1 and 2 Chronicles in this book for the Mentor commentary series.

What distinguishes the Mentor commentary series from others is that it maintains a conservative theological tradition whilst interacting with modern theologians from other backgrounds.

1 & 2 Chronicles: A Mentor Commentary


2) Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 15, 2 Chronicles (dillard)



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The late Dr. Raymond Dillard – a professor of Old Testament language and literature at Westminster Theological Seminary – pens 2 Chronicles for the 15th volume of the Word Biblical Commentary.  Dillard’s high regard for this portion of the Bible is on view in this book that is written in a clear, lucid fashion that is accessible to the layperson with little prior background in the Old Testament.

A serious, technical, exegetical, and academic commentary series, The Word Biblical Commentary (or WBC) is a series of commentaries in English on the text of the Bible both Old and New Testament. It is currently published by the Zondervan Publishing Company.

Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 15, 2 Chronicles (dillard)


3) 2 Chronicles


2 Chronicles (Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries)
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The premier shorter-length commentary series throughout the English-speaking, the Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries presents 2 Chronicles by Martin J. Selman.

The introduction to each Tyndale volume gives a concise but thorough description of the authorship, date and historical background of the biblical book under consideration. Tyndale commentary itself examines the text section by section, drawing out its main themes. Additionally, it comments on individual verses and deals with problems of interpretation. The original, unrevised text of 1 Chronicles has been completely retypeset and printed in a larger, more attractive format with the beautiful new cover design for the series.

2 Chronicles


4) 1 & 2 Chronicles


1 & 2 Chronicles
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Andrew E. Hill shares perspectives on 1 and 2 Chronicles that show ageless truths for our modern lives in this NIV Application Commentary.  NIV Application Commentaries have three sections in each chapter: a textual analysis, a section bridging the ancient to the modern, and then modern applications.

This top commentary is a must have for anyone who seriously wants to apply the Word of God to modern application.

1 & 2 Chronicles


5) I and II Chronicles: A Commentary (The Old Testament Library)



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Sara Japhet – Yehezkel Kaufmann Professor of Bible at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem – writes I and II Chronicles: A Commentary for the Old Testament Library series.

This series uses scholars of international standing as contributors and provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study.

I and II Chronicles: A Commentary (The Old Testament Library)


6) 2 Chronicles: God’s Blessing of His Faithful People (Focus on the Bible)


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Cyril J. Barber adds an invaluable addition to the commentary shelves with 2 Chronicles: God’s Blessing of His Faithful People from the Focus on the Bible series.  This series consists of popular commentaries that are especially useful for pastors, small group leaders, personal devotions and spiritual growth. Many of the authors of the commentaries are leading expositors of God’s Word on their specialty subjects. The series holds to the error-free nature of scripture and the uniqueness of Christ in salvation.


2 Chronicles: God’s Blessing of His Faithful People (Focus on the Bible)


7) 2 Chronicles: A Commentary (Hermeneia: a Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible) (Hermeneia: A Critical & Historical Commentary on the Bible)



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Ralph W. Klein has spent a lifetime studying Chronicles and it’s evident in his 2 Chronicles: A Commentary which brings to life the unique theological voice of the Chronicler.  An extremely detailed commentary, Klein produces priceless insights for everyone interested in Hebrew Scriptures and biblical theology.

The Hermeneia commentary offers authoritative interpretation of the earliest texts of the biblical books.  The name Hermeneia (which is Greek) means the detailed, systematic exposition of a scriptural work.  Designed for serious students of the bible, the series gives the student or scholar a full critical discussion of each book and the primary data upon which the discussion is based.

2 Chronicles: A Commentary (Hermeneia: a Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible) (Hermeneia: A Critical & Historical Commentary on the Bible)


8) II Chronicles (People’s Bible Commentary)



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The People’s Bible Commentary – published by Concordia Publishing House – brings you a top Chronicles commentary with II Chronicles.

Known for books that are Christ-centered and designed for enjoyment and spiritual growth, People’s Bible Commentaries feature: easy-to-read commentary that follows the text in New International Version; scripture and commentary on the same page; Bible text highlighted in bold; explanations of complicated passages; maps and charts and more.  An excellent companion text for Bible study leaders and for individual use.

II Chronicles (People’s Bible Commentary)


9) The Expositor’s Bible Commentary (Volume 4) 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job



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The Gold Medallion Award-winning Expositor’s Bible Commentary is a major contribution to the study and understanding of the Scriptures.

Providing pastors and Bible students with a comprehensive and scholarly tool for the exposition of the Scriptures and the teaching and proclamation of their message, this twelve-volume reference work has become a staple of seminary and college libraries and pastors’ studies worldwide.

The seventy-eight contributors come from the United States, Canada, England, Scotland, Australia, and New Zealand, and from many denominations, including Anglican, Baptist, Brethren, Methodist, Nazarene, Presbyterian, and Reformed. They represent the best in evangelical scholarship committed to the divine inspiration, complete trustworthiness, and full authority of the Bible.

The Expositor’s Bible Commentary uses the New International Version for its English text, but also refers freely to other translations and to the original languages.

Each book of the Bible has, in addition to its exposition, an introduction, outline, and bibliography.

The Expositor’s Bible Commentary (Volume 4) 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job





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