The Book of Job
The Book of Job
Technical
Pastoral

The Book of Job

in New International Commentary on the Old Testament

by John E. Hartley

4.7 Rank Score: 6.24 from 10 reviews, 5 featured collections, and 18 user libraries
Pages 605
Publisher Eerdmans
Published 1988
ISBN-13 9780802825285

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Tim Challies Tim Challies September 3, 2013
Hartley’s commentary is quite recent (1990) and is considered a good complement to Clines’. Tremper Longman calls it “a major contribution to the study of the book” and explains “this is because it examines all the facets of the book, not necessarily because it is terribly original. It is solidly evangelical in its approach and very well researched.” [Full Review]
Todd M Miller Todd M Miller May 28, 2012
When teaching our Adult Sunday School class on Job, my old Bible College Proffesor recommended this volume and It opened the Book of Job to me in new and exciting ways. I can't praise it enough. All my other re3ferences regarding Job are measured against this one.
John Glynn John Glynn September 20, 2008
Jim Rosscup Jim Rosscup September 20, 2008
Hartley's commentary on Job is not as comprehensive or technical as Clines' work, but it is not written at an introductory level either. It is a thorough and demanding work that supplements Clines well. Readers will find much insight into the meaning of Job here. Highly recommended. [Full Review]
Brian LeStourgeon Brian LeStourgeon July 29, 2008
Hartley’s engaging scholarship and reasonable presentation edge it past Alden (NAC, 1994), a very close second.
Good Evangelical survey and interaction with relevant secondary literature. [Full Review]
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