Old Testament

Bibliography

This is a list of source material I use and/or recommend for studying the Old Testament.

Not every reference I’ve cited in lesson footnotes is listed here; only major or important works are represented.

Works that are available online are linked for your reference. (If a link is broken or dead, please let me know.)

Philip L. Barlow, Mormons and the Bible: The Place of the Latter-day Saints in American Religion (New York: Oxford University Press, 1991).

John Barton and John Muddiman, eds., The Oxford Bible Commentary (New York: Oxford University Press, 2001).

Adele Berlin and Marc Zvi Brettler, eds., The Jewish Study Bible (New York: Oxford University Press, 2004).

Jeffrey M. Bradshaw, In God’s Image and Likeness, Volume 1: Creation, Fall, and the Story of Adam and Eve (Salt Lake City: Eborn Books, 2014).

Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and David J. Larsen, In God’s Image and Likeness, Volume 2: Enoch, Noah, and the Tower of Babel (Salt Lake City: Eborn Books, 2014).

S. Kent Brown and Richard Neitzel Holzapfel, Between the Testaments: From Malachi to Matthew (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2002).

Michael D. Coogan, ed., The New Oxford Annotated Bible: New Revised Standard Edition (New York: Oxford University Press, 2007).

Richard D. Draper, S. Kent Brown, and Michael D. Rhodes, The Pearl of Great Price: A Verse-by-Verse Commentary (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2005).

James D. G. Dunn and John W. Rogerson, eds., Eerdmans Commentary on the Bible (Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2003).

David Noel Freedman, ed., The Anchor Bible Dictionary (New York: Doubleday, 1992), 6 vols.

———, Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2000).

Richard Elliott Friedman, The Bible with Sources Revealed: A New View into the Five Books of Moses (New York: HarperCollins, 2003).

John Gee, A Guide to the Joseph Smith Papyri (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2000).

———, An Introduction to the Book of Abraham (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2017).

John Gee and Brian M. Hauglid, eds., Studies in the Book of Abraham, Volume 3: Astronomy, Papyrus, and Covenant (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2005).

W. Hall Harris III, ed., The NET Bible: New English Translation (Richardson, Texas: Biblical Studies Press, 2005 [1st ed.]).

Brian M. Hauglid, Studies in the Book of Abraham, Volume 5: A Textual History of the Book of Abraham: Manuscripts and Editions (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2010).

Richard Neitzel Holzapfel, Dana M. Pike, and David Rolph Seely, Jehovah and the World of the Old Testament (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2009).

Kent P. Jackson, The Book of Moses and the Joseph Smith Translation Manuscripts (Provo, Utah: BYU Religious Studies Center, 2005).

Victor L. Ludlow, Isaiah: Prophet, Seer, and Poet (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1982).

Florentino García Martínez, The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated: The Qumran Texts in English (Leiden, Netherlands: E. J. Brill and Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 1996).

Alister McGrath, In the Beginning: The Story of the King James Bible and How It Changed a Nation, a Language, and a Culture (New York: Anchor Books, 2002).

Hugh Nibley, The Collected Works of Hugh Nibley, Volume 1: Old Testament and Related Studies (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book and Provo, Utah: FARMS, 1986).

———, The Collected Works of Hugh Nibley, Volume 2: Enoch the Prophet (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book and Provo, Utah: FARMS, 1986).

———, The Collected Works of Hugh Nibley, Volume 12: Temple and Cosmos (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book and Provo, Utah: FARMS, 1992).

———, The Collected Works of Hugh Nibley, Volume 14: Abraham in Egypt (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book and Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2000), 2nd ed.

Donald W. Parry, Harmonizing Isaiah: Combining Ancient Sources (Provo, Utah: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies, 2001).

Donald W. Parry, Jay A. Parry, and Tina M. Peterson, Understanding Isaiah (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1998).

Donald W. Parry and Dana M. Pike, eds., LDS Perspectives on the Dead Sea Scrolls (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 1997).

H. Donl Peterson, The Story of the Book of Abraham: Mummies, Manuscripts, and Mormonism (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1995).

———, The Pearl of Great Price: A History and Commentary (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1987).

Charles F. Pfeiffer, Baker's Bible Atlas (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Books, 2003).

Michael Rhodes, Studies in the Book of Abraham, Volume 2: The Hor Book of Breathings: A Translation and Commentary (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2002).

———, Studies in the Book of Abraham, Volume 4: Books of the Dead Belonging to Tshemmin and Neferirnub (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2010).

John A. Tvedtnes, Brian M. Hauglid, and John Gee, eds., Studies in the Book of Abraham, Volume 1: Traditions About the Early Life of Abraham (Provo, Utah: FARMS, 2001).

Cornelis Van Dam, The Urim and Thummim: A Means of Revelation in Ancient Israel (Winona Lake, Indiana: Eisenbrauns, 1997).

John W. Welch and Donald W. Parry, eds., The Tree of Life: From Eden to Eternity (Provo, Utah: BYU Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship, 2011).

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