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Religion: Bible Commentaries

This guide provides access to recommended research resources for religion

What is a commentary?

A commentary is generally a verse-by-verse analysis and discussion of one or more books of the Bible, or possibly a portion of a book of the Bible. It generally includes an introductory section as well.

Selected Commentary Series

How to Search for Commentaries

To find commentaries on a specific book of the Bible, go the advanced search page of Pepperdine's library catalog: Choose "subject" from the drop-down menu and enter these search terms, substituting the name of the book you need:

Bible Commentaries Genesis

Pepperdine has both print and online commentaries.