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  • KingsGambit
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    Thank you for the recommendations. While my primary interest is not in the unity of Isaiah, it is interesting that Oswalt is apparently one of the few scholars who does hold to it so I look forward to seeing what he has to say on the topic.

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  • mikewhitney
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    I would recommend going through a survey of Isaiah.

    I had listened to one years ago by Steve Gregg. I'm not sure if the link here points to the same lectures or to an updated version. But try here:

    http://theos.org/media/category/84/


    Although I like the idea of learning directly from scripture, Isaiah simply requires a lot of familiarity with the general OT background in order to get sufficiently oriented with the context of Isaiah's writing.

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  • foudroyant
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    E.J. Young

    http://www.christianbook.com/the-boo...805959/pd/0585

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  • John Reece
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    Originally posted by KingsGambit View Post
    Can anybody recommend a good scholarly commentary on Isaiah? Thanks.
    The best commentary on Isaiah is the two-volume NICNT commentary by John N. Oswalt.
    The Book of Isaiah, Chapters 139 (New International Commentary on the Old Testament) Hardcover
    by John N. Oswalt (Author)

    The Book of Isaiah, Chapters 4066 (New International Commentary on the Old Testament) Hardcover
    by John N. Oswalt (Author)

    See the many 5-star reviews at Amazon.com., and don't miss the ones on the right sides of the pages.
    Last edited by John Reece; 04-08-2014, 07:39 AM.

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  • KingsGambit
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    Isaiah commentary recommendations

    Can anybody recommend a good scholarly commentary on Isaiah? Thanks.
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