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Best Bible Commentaries on Jonah

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Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah (WBC) by Douglas Stuart

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Accolades

  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars, "one of the best recent commentaries on the Minor Prophets...a must-buy for everyone preaching on these books"
  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on Jonah, "It is a must-read on the first five Minor Prophets. On Jonah, Stuart argues for the historicity of the book."

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Jonah (The Minor Prophets) by Joyce Baldwin, McComiskey, ed.

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Accolades

  • Desiring God: #1 recommended commentary on The Minor Prophets
  • Tremper Longman: "Baldwin is always worth reading on any book on which she chooses to comment"
  • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on Jonah, "Baldwin also questions the arguments of those who identify Jonah as a work of fiction."

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Obadiah, Jonah, Micah (TOTC) by T. Desmond Alexander

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  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars, "a very helpful guide to the historical background and theology of the book"
  • Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on Jonah, "clear and concise, and Alexander also argues for the historicity of the events described in the book"

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Jonah (ZECOT) by Kevin J. Youngblood

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Man Overboard!: The Story of Jonah by Sinclair B. Ferguson

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  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on Jonah, "a treasure trove for preachers and teachers...exhibits a rare combination today — the insights of one who is both a pastor and a scholar"

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The Minor Prophets by Charles L. Feinberg

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The Minor Prophets by James Montgomery Boice

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Amos, Obadiah, Jonah (NAC) by Billy K. Smith and Frank S. Page

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Jonah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah (NIVAC) by James Bruckner

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: "Bruckner does a nice job getting to the heart of the message"

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The Gospel According to Jonah (GAOT) by Bryan Estelle

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  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on Jonah, "shows how Jonah points forward to Christ and the Gospel ..although a brief work, it is thorough and thoughtful"

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Jonah, Nahum, Habukkuk, Zephaniah (REBC) by John H. Walton

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars, "Walton has a wonderful knowledge of Near Eastern background and great exegetical sensitivity"

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Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah (NICOT) by Leslie Allen

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: "up-to-date, insightful, and careful"

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Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah (HOTC) by Trent C. Butler

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Minor Prophets (IEC) by H.A. Ironside

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Jonah and Micah (REC) by Richard D. Phillips

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Jonah (Anchor) by Jack M. Sasson

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars, "provocative...well worth adding to a reference library"

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Obadiah and Jonah (Continental) by Hans Walter Wolff

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: 4 out of 5 stars, "a very helpful commentary"

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Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah (Interpretation) by James Limburg

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Accolades:

  • Tremper Longman: scored 4 out of 5 stars, "well written with interesting comments about the use of the book in the New Testament"

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Minor Prophets (CBC) by Richard D. Patterson and Andrew E. Hill

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Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah (TPC) by Lloyd J. Ogilvie

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Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah (AOTC) by Daniel J. Simundson

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