1 and 2 Samuel for Everyone
Author: John Goldingay
This sixth volume in the Old Testament for Everyone series covers the stories of Israel’s first kings–Saul and David. Goldingay gives them the royal treatment with chapter titles including “Sour Hour of Prayer,” “When Ministers Indulge Themselves,” “How Not to Evade the Draft,” and “What Do You Do When You’re Desperate?”.
About the Series
Following on the heels of the successful New Testament for Everyone commentaries by N. T. Wright, John Goldingay, an internationally respected Old Testament scholar, authors this ambitious Old Testament for Everyone series. Covering Scripture from Genesis to Malachi, Goldingay addresses the texts in such a way that even the most challenging passages are explained simply. Perfect for daily devotions, Sunday school preparation, or brief visits with the Bible, the Old Testament for Everyone series is an excellent resource for the modern reader.
About the Author
John Goldingay is David Allan Hubbard Professor of Old Testament at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. An internationally respected Old Testament scholar, Goldingay is the author of many commentaries and books.