James, 1 Peter, 2 Peter, 1, 2, 3 John, Jude, Revelation

Here is a list of commentaries that can be borrowed at archive.org. Commentaries that are most likely to be useful for expository preaching are marked with an asterisk (*). Commentaries that make use of historical criticism are marked “Critical.” Commentaries that are evangelical and generally avoid historical criticism are marked “Evangelical.”

James

The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 12: James, Peter, John, Jude, Revelation; General Articles, Indices (1951) (Critical)

The Letters of James and Peter (Daily Study Bible) by Barclay, William (1976) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 Peter, 2 Peter (The Layman’s Bible Commentary) by Bowman, John Wick (1982) (Critical)

James : a commentary (Hermeneia) by Dibelius, Martin (1976) (Critical) (Technical)

Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, Revelation (Proclamation Commentaries) by Fuller, Reginald H.; Sloyan, Gerard S.; Krodel, Gerhard; Danker, Frederick W.; Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler (1977) (Critical)

*The Epistle of James (Harper’s New Testament Commentaries) by Laws, Sophie (1980) (Critical)

*The Letter of James : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Moo, Douglas J . (1985) (Evangelical)

First Timothy, Second Timothy, Titus, James, First Peter, Second Peter, Jude (Collegeville Bible Commentary) by Neyrey, Jerome H. (1983) (Critical)

Revelation and the General Epistles : a commentary on Hebrews, James, I & II Peter, I, II, and III John, Jude, Revelation (Interpreter’s Concise Commentary) by Quanbeck, Warren A; Scheef, Richard L. Jr.; Thompson, Claude Holmes; Shepherd, Massey H. Jr; Glimour, S. MacLean (1983) (Critical)

The Epistles of James, Peter, and Jude : a new translation with introduction and commentary (The Anchor Bible) by Reicke, Bo (1964) (Critical) (Technical)

The General Epistle of James : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Tasker, R. V. G. (Randolph Vincent Greenwood) (1983) (Evangelical)

Hebrews, James, 1 & 2 Peter (Layman’s Bible Book Commentary) by Valentine, Foy (1981) (Critical)

The Letters of John and James (The Cambridge Bible Commentary) by Williams, R. R. (Ronald Ralph) (1965) (Critical)

1 Peter

The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 12: James, Peter, John, Jude, Revelation; General Articles, Indices (1951) (Critical)

*1 Peter (Hermeneia) by Achtemeier, Paul J. (1996) (Critical) (Technical)

The Letters of James and Peter (Daily Study Bible) by Barclay, William (1976) (Critical)

The First Epistle of Peter : the Greek text with introduction and notes by Beare, Francis Wright (1970) (Critical)

 Hebrews, James, 1 Peter, 2 Peter (The Layman’s Bible Commentary) by Bowman, John Wick (1982) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, Revelation (Proclamation Commentaries) by Fuller, Reginald H.; Sloyan, Gerard S.; Krodel, Gerhard; Danker, Frederick W.; Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler (1977) (Critical)

*1 Peter : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Grudem, Wayne A. (2007) (Evangelical)

1 and 2 Peter, Jude (New International Biblical Commentary) by Hillyer, N. (1992) (Evangelical)

The Letters of Peter and Jude (The Cambridge Bible Commentary) by Leaney, A. R. C. (Alfred Robert Clare) (1967) (Critical)

First Timothy, Second Timothy, Titus, James, First Peter, Second Peter, Jude (Collegeville Bible Commentary) by Neyrey, Jerome H. (1983) (Critical)

Revelation and the General Epistles : a commentary on Hebrews, James, I & II Peter, I, II, and III John, Jude, Revelation (Interpreter’s Concise Commentary) by Quanbeck, Warren A; Scheef, Richard L. Jr.; Thompson, Claude Holmes; Shepherd, Massey H. Jr; Glimour, S. MacLean (1983) (Critical)

The Epistles of James, Peter, and Jude : a new translation with introduction and commentary (The Anchor Bible) by Reicke, Bo (1964)

Hebrews, James, 1 & 2 Peter (Layman’s Bible Book Commentary) by Valentine, Foy (1981) (Critical)

The First Epistle of Peter : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Stibbs, A. M.; Walls, A. F. (1959) (Evangelical)

2 Peter

The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 12: James, Peter, John, Jude, Revelation; General Articles, Indices (1951) (Critical)

The Letters of James and Peter (Daily Study Bible) by Barclay, William (1976) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 Peter, 2 Peter (The Layman’s Bible Commentary) by Bowman, John Wick (1982) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, Revelation (Proclamation Commentaries) by Fuller, Reginald H.; Sloyan, Gerard S.; Krodel, Gerhard; Danker, Frederick W.; Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler (1977) (Critical)

The Second Epistle General of Peter, and the General Epistle of Jude : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Green, Michael (1984) (Evangelical)

2 Peter and Jude (The IVP New Testament Commentary Series) by Harvey, Robert W. (2009) (Critical)

1 and 2 Peter, Jude (New International Biblical Commentary) by Hillyer, N. (1992) (Evangelical)

The Letters of Peter and Jude (The Cambridge Bible Commentary) by Leaney, A. R. C. (Alfred Robert Clare) (1967) (Critical)

First Timothy, Second Timothy, Titus, James, First Peter, Second Peter, Jude (Collegeville Bible Commentary) by Neyrey, Jerome H. (1983) (Critical)

Revelation and the General Epistles : a commentary on Hebrews, James, I & II Peter, I, II, and III John, Jude, Revelation (Interpreter’s Concise Commentary) by Quanbeck, Warren A; Scheef, Richard L. Jr.; Thompson, Claude Holmes; Shepherd, Massey H. Jr; Glimour, S. MacLean (1983) (Critical)

The Epistles of James, Peter, and Jude : a new translation with introduction and commentary (The Anchor Bible) by Reicke, Bo (1964) (Critical) (Technical)

Hebrews, James, 1 & 2 Peter (Layman’s Bible Book Commentary) by Valentine, Foy (1981) (Critical)

1, 2, 3, John

The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 12: James, Peter, John, Jude, Revelation; General Articles, Indices (1951) (Critical)

The Letters of John and Jude (The New Daily Study Bible) by Barclay, William (2002) (Critical)

Letters to Children of Light : commentary on First, Second and Third John (A Bible Commentary for Laymen) by Blaiklock, E. M. (1975) (Evangelical)

*The Epistles of John (The Anchor Bible) by Brown, Raymond Edward (1985) (Critical) (Technical)

The Gospel and Epistles of John : a concise commentary by Brown, Raymond Edward (1988) (Critical)

The Johannine Epistle s : a commentary on the Johannine epistles (Hermeneia) by Bultmann, Rudolf (1973) (Critical) (Technical)

The Gospel according to John and the Johannine Epistles (Collegeville Bible Commentary) by Flanagan, Neal M. (1983) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, Revelation (Proclamation Commentaries) by Fuller, Reginald H.; Sloyan, Gerard S.; Krodel, Gerhard; Danker, Frederick W.; Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler (1977) (Critical)

The Johannine Epistles (The New Century Bible Commentary) by Grayston, Kenneth (1984) (Critical)

1 John, 2 John, 3 John, Jude, Revelation (The Layman’s Bible Commentary) by Love, Julian P. (1978) (Critical)

1, 2, 3 John; Revelation (The Communicator’s Commentary) by Palmer, Earl F. (1982) (Evangelical)

The Johannine Epistles (New Testament Message) by Perkins, Pheme (1979) (Critical)

Revelation and the General Epistles : a commentary on Hebrews, James, I & II Peter, I, II, and III John, Jude, Revelation (Interpreter’s Concise Commentary) by Quanbeck, Warren A; Scheef, Richard L. Jr.; Thompson, Claude Holmes; Shepherd, Massey H. Jr; Glimour, S. MacLean (1983) (Critical)

*The Epistles of John : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Stott, John R. W. (1964) (Evangelical)

The Johannine Letters : A Commentary on 1, 2, and 3 John (Hermeneia) by Strecker, Georg (1996) (Critical) (Technical)

The Letters of John and James (The Cambridge Bible Commentary) by Williams, R. R. (Ronald Ralph) (1965) (Critical)

Jude

The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 12: James, Peter, John, Jude, Revelation; General Articles, Indices (1951) (Critical)

The Letters of John and Jude (The New Daily Study Bible) by Barclay, William (2002) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, Revelation (Proclamation Commentaries) by Fuller, Reginald H.; Sloyan, Gerard S.; Krodel, Gerhard; Danker, Frederick W.; Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler (1977) (Critical)

The Second Epistle General of Peter, and the General Epistle of Jude : an introduction and commentary (Tyndale New Testament Commentaries) by Green, Michael (1984) (Evangelical)

2 Peter and Jude (The IVP New Testament Commentary Series) by Harvey, Robert W. (2009) (Evangelical)

1 and 2 Peter, Jude (New International Biblical Commentary) by Hillyer, N. (1992) (Evangelical)

The Letters of Peter and Jude (The Cambridge Bible Commentary) by Leaney, A. R. C. (Alfred Robert Clare) (1967) (Critical)

1 John, 2 John, 3 John, Jude, Revelation (The Layman’s Bible Commentary) by Love, Julian P. (1978) (Critical)

First Timothy, Second Timothy, Titus, James, First Peter, Second Peter, Jude (Collegeville Bible Commentary) by Neyrey, Jerome H. (1983)

Revelation and the General Epistles : a commentary on Hebrews, James, I & II Peter, I, II, and III John, Jude, Revelation (Interpreter’s Concise Commentary) by Quanbeck, Warren A; Scheef, Richard L. Jr.; Thompson, Claude Holmes; Shepherd, Massey H. Jr; Glimour, S. MacLean (1983) (Critical)

The Epistles of James, Peter, and Jude : a new translation with introduction and commentary (The Anchor Bible) by Reicke, Bo (1964) (Critical) (Technical)

Revelation

The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 12: James, Peter, John, Jude, Revelation; General Articles, Indices (1951) (Critical)

The Revelation of John (Daily Study Bible) by Barclay, William (1976) (Critical)

The Apocalypse (New Testament Message) by Collins, Adela Yarbro (1979) (Critical)

Revelation : a new translation with introduction and commentary (The Anchor Bible) by Ford, J. Massyngberde (1975) (Critical)

Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, Jude, Revelation (Proclamation Commentaries) by Fuller, Reginald H.; Sloyan, Gerard S.; Krodel, Gerhard; Danker, Frederick W.; Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler (1977) (Critical)

Revelation for Today : images of hope by Jeske, Richard L. (1983) (Critical)

1 John, 2 John, 3 John, Jude, Revelation (The Layman’s Bible Commentary) by Love, Julian P. (1978)

1, 2, 3 John; Revelation (The Communicator’s Commentary) by Palmer, Earl F. (1982)

The Book of Revelation (Collegeville Bible Commentary) by Perkins, Pheme (1983)

Revelation and the General Epistles : a commentary on Hebrews, James, I & II Peter, I, II, and III John, Jude, Revelation (Interpreter’s Concise Commentary) by Quanbeck, Warren A; Scheef, Richard L. Jr.; Thompson, Claude Holmes; Shepherd, Massey H. Jr; Glimour, S. MacLean (1983)

Revelation : vision of a just world (Proclamation Commentaries) by Schüssler Fiorenza, Elisabeth (1991)