Biblical Bibliographies
Charles Conroy [www.cjconroy.net]



The Book of Amos: Commentaries

The following commentaries have been selected (with few exceptions) from those published in the last fifty years.



Alonso Schökel, L. – J. L. Sicre Diaz, Profetas. Introducciones y comentario, 2 vol. (Madrid: Ediciones Cristiandad, 1980) 951-993; = I Profeti (Roma: Borla, 1984); = Profetas I-II (São Paulo: Paulus, 1988 /1991).

Amsler, S., "Amos", in E. Jacob – C.-A. Keller – S. Amsler, Osée, Joel, Abdias, Jonas, Amos (CAT XIa; Neuchâtel: Delachaux et Niestlé, 1965) 157-247. [The second edition of 1982 and the third of 1992 added some pages of new bibliography, but the commentary is virtually unchanged]

Andersen, F. I. – D. N. Freedman, Amos (AB 24A; New York: Doubleday, 1989).

Birch, B. C., Hosea, Joel, and Amos (Westminster Bible Companion; Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 1997).

Bovati, P. – R. Meynet, Le livre du prophète Amos (Rhétorique biblique, 2; Paris: Cerf, 1994); = Il libro del profeta Amos (Retorica biblica, 2; Roma: Edizioni Dehoniane, 1995).

Bovati, P. – R. Meynet, La fin d'Israël: paroles d'Amos (Lire la Bible, 101; Paris: Cerf, 1994).

Coggins, R., Joel and Amos (New Century Bible; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2000).

Deissler, A., Hosea, Joel, Amos (Die Neue Echter Bibel, Lief. 4; Würzburg: Echter, 1981).

Fleischer, G., "Das Buch Amos", in U. Dahmen – G. Fleischer, Die Bücher Joel und Amos (Neuer Stuttgarter Kommentar: Altes Testament 23,2; Stuttgart: Katholisches Bibelwerk, 2001) 115-292.

Gowan, D. E., "The Book of Amos", in L. E. Keck (gen. ed.), The New Interpreter's Bible. Vol. 7: Introduction to Apocalyptic Literature, Daniel, Additions to Daniel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi (Nashville, TN: Abingdon, 1996) 337-431.

Harper, W. R., A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Amos and Hosea (ICC; Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1905).

Hayes, J. H., Amos, The Eighth-Century Prophet: His Times and His Preaching (Nashville, TN: Abingdon, 1988).

Jeremias, J., Der Prophet Amos (ATD 24/2; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1995); = The Book of Amos. A Commentary (OTL; Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 1998); = Amos. Traduzione e Commento (Antico Testamento, 24.2; Brescia: Paideia, 2000).

Loss, N. M., Amos, e Introduzione al profetismo biblico (Nuovissima Versione della Bibbia, 29; Roma: Edizioni Paoline, 1979).

Lucci, L., Amos: introduzione, traduzione e commento (Nuova versione della Bibbia dai testi antichi, 14.2; Cinisello Balsamo [MI]: San Paolo, 2012).

Martin-Achard, R. – S. Paul Re’emi, God's People in Crisis: Amos and Lamentations (International Theological Commentary; Edinburgh: Handsel; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1984).

Mays, J. L., Amos. A Commentary (OTL; London: SCM, 1969).

Paul, S. M., Amos: A Commentary (Hermeneia; Minneapolis: Fortress, 1991).

Roberts, M., Trei Asar / The Twelve Prophets. A New Translation with a Commentary Anthologized from Talmudic, Midrashic, and Rabbinic Sources. Vol. 1: Hosea/Hoshea; Joel/Yoel; Amos; Obadiah/Ovadiah. With an Overview: "The Later Prophets: Unity and Mission" by Rabbi Joseph Elias (Artscroll Tanach Series; Brooklyn, NY: Mesorah Publications, 1995).

Rudolph, W., Joel – Amos – Obadja – Jona (KAT XIII/2; Gütersloh: Mohn, 1971).

Simian-Yofre, H., Amos: nuova versione, introduzione e commento (I libri biblici. Primo Testamento, 15; Milano: Edizioni Paoline, 2002).

Smith, G. V., Amos. A Commentary (Library of Biblical Interpretation; Grand Rapids, MI: Regency / Zondervan, 1989).

Soggin, J. A., Il profeta Amos. Traduzione e commento (Studi biblici 61; Brescia: Paideia, 1982); = The Prophet Amos (OTL; London: SCM, 1987).

Sticher, C., Gerechtigkeit wie ein nie versiegender Bach: Das Buch Amos (Stuttgart: Katholisches Bibelwerk, 2012).

Stuart, D., Hosea – Jonah (WBC 31; Waco, TX: Word, 1987).

Sweeney, M. A., The Twelve Prophets. Vol. 1: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah (Berit Olam; Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press [A Michael Glazier book], 2000). [On Amos pp. 189-276]

Ward, J. M., Amos and Isaiah: Prophets of the Word of God (Nashville: Abingdon, 1969).

Wolff, H. W., Dodekapropheton 2: Joel und Amos (BKAT XIV/2; Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1969, 31985); = Joel and Amos (Hermeneia; Philadelphia: Fortress, 1977).