Select Bibliography on the

Book of Isaiah

8/20/03

 

Commentaries and Monographs on Isaiah

 

Achtemeier, Elizabeth. The Community and Message of Isaiah 56-66: A Theological Commentary. Philadelphia: Augsburg/Fortress, 1982.

 

Anderson, Bernhard. The Eighth Century Prophets: Amos, Hosea, Isaiah, Micah Proclamation Commentary, ed. Foster McCurley. Philadelphia: Augsburg/Fortress, 1978.

 

Baltzer, Klaus. Deutero-Isaiah: A Commentary on Isaiah 40-55. Hermeneia. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2001.

 

Bartelt, Andrew. The Book around Immanuel: Style and Structure in Isaiah 2-12. Vol. 4 Biblical and Judaic Studies. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 1996.

 

Bellinger, William H. and William R. Farmer, ed. Jesus and the Suffering Servant: Isaiah 53 and Christian Origins. Harrisburg: TPI, 1998.

 

Blenkinsopp, Joseph. Isaiah 1-39. Vol. 19 Anchor Bible. New York: Doubleday, 2000.

 

________. Isaiah 40-55. Vol. 19a Anchor Bible. New York: Doubleday, 2002.

 

________. Isaiah 56-66. Vol. 19b Anchor Bible. New York: Doubleday, 2003.

 

Brueggemann, Walter. Isaiah 1-39. Westminster Bible Companion. Louisville: W/JKP, 1998.

 

________. Isaiah 40-66. Westminster Bible Companion. Louisville: W/JKP, 1998.

 

Childs, Brevard. Isaiah. Old Testament Library. Louisville: W/JKP, 2001.

 

Clements, Ronald E. Isaiah 1-39. New Century Bible Commentary, ed. Ronald E. Clements and Matthew Black. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1980.

 

________. Isaiah and the Deliverance of Jerusalem: A Study of the Interpretation of Prophecy in the Old Testament. Vol. 13 Jsot Supplement Series, ed. Philip Davies David CLines, and David Gunn. Sheffield: JSOT, 1980.

 

Clifford, Richard. Fair Spoken and Persuading: An Interpretation of Second Isaiah. New York: Paulist, 1984.

 

Conrad, Edgar W. Reading Isaiah. Overtures in Biblical Theology. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1991.

 

Doorly, William J. Isaiah of Jerusalem: An Introduction. New York: Paulist, 1992.

 

Gitay, Yehoshua. Isaiah and His Audience: The Structure and Meaning of Isaiah 1-12. Studia Semitica Neerlandica. Assen/Maastricht: Van Gorcum, 1991.

 

Goldingay, John. God's Prophet, God's Servant: A Study in Jeremiah and Isaiah 40-55. Exeter: Paternoster, 1984.

 

Gray, George. B. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Isaiah I-Xxxix. International Critical Commentary. Edinburgh: T. and T. Clark, 1912.

 

Hanson, Paul. Isaiah 40-66. Interpretation. Louisville: W/JKP, 1996.

 

Hayes, John H. and Irvine, Stuart A. Isaiah the Eighth-Century Prophet:  His Times and His Preaching. Nashville: Abingdon, 1987.

 

Holladay, William L. Isaiah: Scroll of a Prophetic Heritage. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1978.

 

Jensen, Joseph. Isaiah 1-39. Vol. 8 Old Testament Message, ed. Carroll Stuhlmueller and Martin McNamara. Wilmington: Michael Glazier, 1984.

 

Johnson, Dan G. From Chaos to Restoration: An Integrative Reading of Isaiah 24-27. Vol. 61 Jsot Supplement Series, ed. et. al. David Clines. Sheffield: JSOT, 1988.

 

Kaiser, Otto. Isaiah 1-12. 2nd ed. Old Testament Library, ed. et. al. Peter Ackroyd. Philadelphia: W/JKP, 1972.

 

________. Isaiah 13-39. Old Testament Library, ed. et. al. Peter Ackroyd. Philadelphia: W/JKP, 1974.

 

Knight, George A. F. Deutero-Isaiah: A Theological Commentary on Isaiah 40-55. Nashville: Abingdon, 1965.

 

________. Servant Theology: A Commentary on the Book of Isaiah 40-55. International Theological Commentary, ed. G. A. F. Knight and Frederick Holmgren. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984.

 

________. The New Israel: A Commentary on the Book of Isaiah 56-66. International Theological Commentary, ed. G. A. F. Knight and Frederick Holmgren. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1985.

 

Leslie, Elmer A. Isaiah. Nashville: Abingdon, 1963.

 

McKenzie, John L. Second Isaiah. Anchor Bible, ed. W. F. Albright and D. N. Freedman. Garden City: Doubleday, 1968.

 

Miscall, Peter D. Isaiah. Readings. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic, 1993.

 

Motyer, J. Alec. The Prophecy of Isaiah: An Introduction and Commentary. Downers Grove: IVP, 1993.

 

Muilenburg, James. "The Book of Isaiah Chapters 40-66." In Interpreter's Bible, ed. et. a. G. A. Buttrick, 5, 381-773. Nashville: Abingdon, 1956.

 

Nielsen, Kirsten. There Is Hope for a Tree: The Tree as Metaphor in Isaiah. JSOTS. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic, 1988.

 

Oswalt, John. The Book of Isaiah Chapters 1-39. New International Commentary of the Old Testament, ed. R. K. Harrison. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1986.

 

Ruiten, J. Van and M. Vervenne, ed. Studies in the Book of Isaiah. Vol. 132, Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium. Leuven: Peeters, 1997.

 

Scott, R. B. Y. "The Book of Isaiah Chapters 1-39." In Interpreter's Bible, ed. et. al. G. A. Buttrick, 5, 149-381. Nashville: Abingdon, 1956.

 

Scullion, John. Isaiah 40-66. Vol. 12 Old Testament Message, ed. Carroll Stuhlmueller and Martin McNamara, 1982.

 

Seitz, Christopher. Isaiah 1-39. Interpretation. Louisville: W/JKP, 1993.

 

Seitz, Christopher R., ed. Reading and Preaching the Book of Isaiah. Philadelphia: Augsburg/Fortress, 1988.

 

________. Zion's Final Destiny: The Development of the Book of Isaiah, a Reassessment of Isaiah 36-39. Philadelphia: Augsburg/Fortress, 1991.

 

Simon, Ulrich. A Theology of Salvation: A Commentary on Isaiah 40-55. London: SPCK, 1953.

 

Smart, James D. History and Theology in Second Isaiah: A Commentary on Isaiah 35, 40-66. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1965.

 

Sweeney, Marvin. Isaiah 1-39, with an Introduction to Prophetic Literature. Vol. 16 Fotl. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1996.

 

Watts, John D. W. Isaiah 1-33. Vol. 24 Word Biblical Commentary, ed. David Hubbard and Glenn Barker. Waco: Word, 1985.

 

________. Isaiah 34-66. Vol. 25 Word Biblical Commentary, ed. David Hubbard and Glenn Barker. Waco: Word, 1987.

 

Westermann, Claus. Isaiah 40-66. Old Testament Library, ed. et. al. Peter Ackroyd. Philadelphia: W/JKP, 1969.

 

Whybray, R. N. Isaiah 40-66. New Century Bible, ed. Ronald E. Clements and Matthew Black. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1975.

 

________. Thanksgiving for a Liberated Prophet: An Interpretation of Isaiah Chapter 53. Vol. 4 JSOT Supplement Series, ed. Philip Davies David Clines, and David Gunn. Sheffield: JSOT, 1978.

 

Widyapranawa, S. H. The Lord Is Savior: Faith in National Crisis: Isaiah 1-39. International Theological Commentary. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1990.

 

Wildberger, Hans. Isaiah 1-12. Continental Commentary. Philadelphia: Augsburg/Fortress, 1991.

 

________. Isaiah 13-27. Continental Commentaries. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1997.

 

________. Isaiah 28-39. Continental Commentary. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2002.

 

Willis, John T. Isaiah. Living Word Commentary, ed. John T. Willis. Abilene: ACU, 1980.

 

Young, Edward. The Book of Isaiah, 19-39. Vol. 2 New International Commentary of the Old Testament, ed. R. K. Harrison. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1969.

 

Books on Preaching from the Old Testament

 

Achtemeier, Elizabeth. Preaching from the Old Testament. Louisville: W/JKP, 1989.

 

Allen, Ronald J. and John C. Holbert. Holy Root, Holy Branches: Christian Preaching from the Old Testament. Nashville: Abingdon, 1995.

 

Gowan, Donald E. Reclaiming the Old Testament for the Christian Pulpit. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1980.

 

Holbert, John C. Preaching Old Testament: Proclamation and Narrative in the Hebrew Bible. Nashville: Abingdon, 1991.

 

Klein, George L., ed. Reclaiming the Prophetic Mantle: Preaching the Old Testament Faithfully. Nashville: Broadman, 1992.

 

Seitz, Christopher R., ed. Reading and Preaching the Book of Isaiah. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1988.