(list growing little by little as I work on specific texts)

Commentaries   ( see an Anabaptist perspective on commentary )


Anderson, A.A., Psalms (New Century Bible Commentary), 1972, Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co.
Mays, James L., Psalms (Interpretation Commentary), 1994, John Knox Press.
Weiser, Artur, The Psalms (Old Testament Library), 1962, Westminster Press.


Craddock, Fred B., Luke (Interpretation Commentary), 1990, John Knox Press.
Fitzmyer, Joseph A., The Gospel According to Luke (Anchor Bible), 1985, Doubleday & Co.
Schweizer, Eduard, The Good News According to Luke, 1984, John Knox Press.

Acts of the Apostles

Bruce, F.F. Bruce, The Book of the Acts (New International Commentary - NICNT),
                                     1956, Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co.
Haenchen, Ernst, The Acts of the Apostles,  1971 (rev. ed.), Westminster Press.
Willimon, William H., Acts (Interpretation Commentary), 1988, John Knox Press.

                                other resources:

Bontrager, G. Edwin, & Showalter, Nathan D., It Can Happen Today: Principles of
                                                 Church Growth from the Book of Acts
,  1986, Herald Press.

Revelation                       (my favorites - Peterson, who opened my eyes, & Eller)

Beasley-Murrary, G.R., Revelation (New Century Bible Commentary), 1974, Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co.
Caird, G.B., The Revelation of John (Black's NT Commentary), 1966, Hendrickson Publishers.
Eller, Vernard, The Most Revealing Book of the Bible: Making Sense Out of Revelation,
                                1974, Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. (NOW ONLINE)
Ladd, George Eldon, A Commentary on the Revelation of John, 1972, Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co.
Lindsey, Hal, There's a New World Coming, 1973, Bantam Books. (how not to do exegesis!)
Martin, Harold S., Glimpses from the Book of Revelation, 1981, The Brethren Press.
Peterson, Eugene, Reversed Thunder: The Revelation of John and the Praying Imagination, 1988, Harper & Row.

                                other resources:

The Apocalypse of John - Resources for Study & Appreciation, by Dr. Loren L. Johns (AMBS)