Derek Kidner (1913-2008)

I wanted to take a quick break from my studies to report that Derek Kidner, Old Testament scholar and former Warden of the Tyndale House, has passed away.  May God bring a peace that surpasses all understanding.

A few months ago, I wrote a review of a title of Kidner’s.  This book is fairly typical of [...]

Book Review: Derek Kidner. An Introduction to Wisdom Literature: The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job, & Ecclesiastes

Derek Kidner. An Introduction to Wisdom Literature: The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job, & Ecclesiastes. Downers Grove, Il.: InterVarsity Press. 1985.

In this book, Derek Kidner provides a popular level introduction to the Wisdom Literature written from an Evangelical perspective. This may be the best introduction written at a popular level that I have [...]