About this Book
The Crossway Classic Commentaries are invaluable resources for serious students of the Word. New to the series is Charles Bridges' work on Proverbs. Covering small questions and large, this book of the Bible offers advice on every imaginable area. It is a collection of kernels of truth that give the faithful reader a practical understanding of how to live. Bridges' classic insights, carefully abridged and stylistically adapted, provide stimulating applications to the lessons of Proverbs.
By: Charles Bridges, Alister McGrath, J. I. Packer
About the AuthorA country clergyman who became a scholar, CHARLES BRIDGES (1794–1869) was well known as a prominent leader of the Evangelical Party in the Church of England. He is best remembered for his Old Testament commentaries and The Christian Ministry, his 1829 treatise on pastoral ministry that remains influential today.
ALISTER MCGRATH is Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at the University of Oxford, and the Senior Research Fellow at Harris Manchester College in Oxford. He is also a noted author and co-editor of Crossway's Classic Commentary Series.
J. I. Packer (DPhil, Oxford University) serves as the Board of Governors’ Professor of Theology at Regent College. He is the author of numerous books, including the classic best-seller Knowing God. Packer served as general editor for the English Standard Version Bible and as theological editor for the ESV Study Bible.