Commentaries | Romans

John Calvin’s Commentary on Romans

This is the 1849 edition of John Calvin’s Commentary on Paul’s letter to the Romans, published by the Calvin Translation Society, translated by the Rev. John Owen. I need to be careful to distinguish it from more recent translations, which may still be in copyright. My thanks to Book Aid for providing a copy of…

Commentaries | Galatians

Lightfoot’s Commentary on Galatians

I recently digitised a hard-to-find article by F.F. Bruce: F.F. Bruce, “Bishop Westcott and the Classical Tradition,” Spectrum 11 (September 1978): 19-21. [Click to download this article in PDF] Bruce’s thesis in this article is that training in the Classical tradition (typically that of the old Public School in the UK) is essential if one…

Commentaries | Philippians

Commentary on Philippians by Alfred Plummer

Alfred Plummer’s Commentary on Philippians has been reprinted many times, which I take as a confirmation of its ongoing value to Bible students. The text uses some Greek, but not enough to make it difficult for those with no knowledge of the original language to use. This title is in the public domain. Alfred Plummer…