This is one of the best commentaries I have ever read and by far the best I have read on Genesis.
It also is very well organized for a personalized reading through Genesis with Brueggemann's commentary as a beneficial guide.
An excellent book for the shelves of those who seek to have a greater understanding of the Book of Genesis.
I love the Interpretation commentaries. I almost have the entire set thanks to a pastor friend of mine.Published 4 months ago by Joyce
This book is not one the average lay reader would pick up and read cover to cover. However, it is an excellent source allowing for a deeper interpretation of the Book of Genesis. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Zhangye
He has opened scripture to me. I am someone who can go through a book in a week or so. This book was so rich I sat with it for 3 months- underlining and writing comments on every... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Ruah Bull
This is the second book I have read in the Interpretation series (John), and I am equally impressed with the wealth and depth of knowledge provided in this volume. Read morePublished 12 months ago by C.H.E. Sadaphal
Dr. Brueggemann's commentary is one of the best that I have read and is the commentary I refer to most often.Published 13 months ago by Linebacker
Although his commentary is now over 26 years old, it still speaks with a fresh voice into the situation of the modern church and society. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Tyler Tankersley
Walter Brueggemann makes a splendid effort in preparing teachers and preachers to impart the teachings of Genesis to students and all other listening ears. Read morePublished 24 months ago by MovieWorshipper
I bought the book because I was writing a sermon on Joseph revealing himself to his brothers. I thought I know where I was going but after reading Brueggeman's comments I had... Read morePublished on November 28, 2012 by Gregory