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REL 302/502: Introduction to Biblical Interpretation

Library Catalog

Search WorldCat, the Libraries' online catalog.

Databases (Journals)

These resources can only be accessed by Pepperdine University students, faculty and staff. If you are off-campus login to WaveNet.

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Most of these are located in Payson Library's Reference collection.
For more information on Greek/Hebrew Word Study and using some of reference resources below, such as concordances, dictionaries, and lexica, see also Duke Divinity School's "Getting Started with Greek/Hebrew Word Study" guide.

Ebook Commentaries

The electronic availability of Bible commentaries varies widely by publisher, series, and publication year. Here are a few commentary series that can be accessed electronically via Pepperdine Libraries:

Many volumes from the following series are available on ProQuest Ebook Central, and can be found through the Library catalog or by searching ProQuest Ebook Central:

  • Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries
  • Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture. Old Testament
  • Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament
  • Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture
  • Feasting on the Gospels (Westminster John Knox)
  • New Testament Library (Westminster John Knox)
  • New Collegeville Bible Commentary : New Testament
  • Old Testament Library (WJK)
  • Paideia New Testament
  • Reformation Commentary on Scripture
  • The Anchor Bible
  • The Bible Speaks Today: Old Testament Series
  • The Two Horizons Old Testament commentary (Eerdmans)
  • Tyndale Old Testament commentaries
  • Word Biblical Commentary (Zondervan)

Selected Books

For more books on Biblical interpretation, try searching the Library catalog using the subject heading su:Bible Hermeneutics.

Additional Reading