Orientation to the Old Testament

Select Bibliography

Hebrew Bible Survey (or Old Testament)

Arnold, Bill T., and Bryan E. Beyer. Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey. Baker, 1998.

Hill, Andrew E. and John H. Walton, A Survey of the Old Testament. 3rd ed. Zondervan 2009.

House, Paul R. Old Testament Survey. Broadman, 1992.

LaSor, W. S., D. A. Hubbard, F. W. Bush. Old Testament Survey. 2nd ed. Eerdmans, 1996. 

Longman III, Tremper and R. B. Dillard. An Introduction to the Old Testament. 2nd ed. Zondervan, 2006.

Walton, John H. and Andrew E. Hill. Old Testament Today: A Journey from Ancient Context to Contemporary Relevance. 2nd ed. Zondervan, 2013.

christian interpretations of the Old Testament

Enns, Peter. Inspiration and Incarnation: Evangelicals and the Problem of the Old Testament. Baker, 2005.

Gorman, Michael J. Elements of Biblical Exegesis. Revised. Baker, 2009.

Provan, Iain. Seriously Dangerous Religion: What the Old Testament Really Says and Why it Matters. Baylor, 2014. 

Schlimm, Matthew Richard. This Strange and Sacred Scripture: Wrestling with the Old Testament and Its Oddities. Baker, 2015.

Wright, N.T. Surprised by Scripture: Engaging Contemporary Issues. HarperCollins, 2014.

Yancey, Philip. The Bible Jesus Read. Zondervan, 1999.