Biblical Bibliographies
Charles Conroy [www.cjconroy.net]



The Book of Jeremiah: Selected Commentaries


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


Allen, L. C., Jeremiah: A Commentary (OTL; Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 2008).

Alonso Schökel, L. – J. L. Sicre Diaz, Profetas. Introducciones y comentario. I: Isaias, Jeremias (Madrid: Ediciones Cristiandad, 1980): = I Profeti (Roma: Borla, 1984).

Bright, J., Jeremiah (AB 21; Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1965). [cf. J. Lundbom below]

Brueggemann, W., To Pluck Up, To Tear Down. A Commentary on the Book of Jeremiah I-25; To Build, To Plant. A Commentary on Jeremiah 26-52. 2 vol. (International Theological Commentary; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1988 / 1991). Later reprinted in one volume: A Commentary on Jeremiah: Exile and Homecoming (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1998): = Geremia: esilio e ritorno (Strumenti, 68 [Commentari]; Torino: Claudiana, 2015).

Carroll, R. P., Jeremiah (OTL; London: SCM, 1986).

Condamin, A., Le Livre de Jérémie: traduction et commentaire. Troisième édition corrigée (Études bibliques; Paris: Gabalda, 31936).

Craigie, P. C. – P. H. Kelley – J. F. Drinkard, Jr., Jeremiah 1-25 (WBC 26; Dallas: Word Books, 1991). [for vol. 2 see s.v. Keown et al.]

Duhm, B., Das Buch Jeremia (Kurzer Hand-Commentar zum Alten Testament, 11; Tübingen und Leipzig: Mohr [Siebeck], 1901).

Fischer, G., Il libro di Geremia (Guide spirituali all'Antico Testamento; Roma: Città Nuova, 1995): = El libro de Jeremías (Guía espiritual del Antiguo Testamento; Barcelona: Herder, 1996).

Fischer, G., Jeremia. Band 1: Kap. 1–25. Band 2: Kap. 26–52 (HTKAT; Freiburg im Br.: Herder, 2005).

Fretheim, T., Jeremiah (Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary, 15; Macon, GA: Smyth & Helwys, 2002).

Herrmann, S., Jeremia (BKAT XII/Lief. 1-2; Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1986-1990). [only on Jer 1,1-2,34]

Holladay, W. L., Jeremiah 1: A Commentary on the Book of the Prophet Jeremiah Chapters 1-25; Jeremiah 2...Chapters 26-52. 2 vol. (Hermeneia; Minneapolis: Fortress, 1986 / 1989).

Jones, D. R., Jeremiah (New Century Bible; London: Marshall Pickering / Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1992).

Keown, G. L. – P. J. Scalise – T. G. Smothers, Jeremiah 26-52 (WBC 27; Dallas: Word Books, 1995). [for vol. 1 see s.v. Craigie et al.]

Lombardi, L., Geremia. Baruc (Nuovissima versione della Bibbia dai testi originali, 25; Roma: Paoline, 1979).

Longman III, T., Jeremiah, Lamentations (New International Biblical Commentary, OT Series, 14; Peabody, MA: Hendrickson; Milton Keynes: Paternoster, 2008).

Lopasso, V., Geremia: introduzione, traduzione e commento (Nuova versione della Bibbia dai testi antichi, 11; Cinisello Balsamo [MI]: San Paolo, 2013).

Lundbom, J. R., Jeremiah 1-20: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary; Jeremiah 21-36 ...; Jeremiah 37-52 ... 3 vol. (AB 21A, 21B, 21C; New York: Doubleday, 1999 / 2004 / 2004).

McKane, W., Jeremiah. Vol. 1: Introduction and Commentary on Jeremiah I-XXV; Vol. 2: Commentary on Jeremiah XXVI-LII (International Critical Commentary; Edinburgh: Clark, 1986 / 1996).

Miller, P. D., "The Book of Jeremiah", in L. E. Keck (gen. ed.), The New Interpreter's Bible. Vol. 6: Introduction to Prophetic Literature, the Book of Isaiah, the Book of Jeremiah, the Book of Baruch, the Letter of Jeremiah, the Book of Lamentations, the Book of Ezekiel (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2001) 553-926.

Rudolph, W., Jeremia (HAT I/12; Tübingen: Mohr [Siebeck], 31968).

Schmidt, W. H., Das Buch Jeremia. Kapitel 1–20 (ATD 20; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2008). Second volume: Das Buch Jeremia. Kapitel 21-52 (ATD 21; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2013).  [replaces the commentary of A. Weiser in the same series]

Schreiner, J., Jeremia. Bd.1: Jeremia 1-25,14. Bd.2: Jeremia 25,15-52,34 (Die Neue Echter Bibel. Altes Testament; Würzburg: Echter, 1981 / 1984].

Stulman, L., Jeremiah (Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries; Nashville, TN: Abingdon, 2005).

Thompson, J. A., The Book of Jeremiah (NICOT; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1980).

Volz, P., Der Prophet Jeremia (KAT 10; Leipzig und Erlangen: Deichert, 1922).

Walser, G., Jeremiah: A Commentary Based on Ieremias in Codex Vaticanus (Septuagint Commentary Series; Leiden: Brill, 2012).

Wanke, G., Jeremia. Teilband 1: Jeremia 1,1-25,14; Jeremia. Teilband 2: Jeremia 25,15-52,34. 2 Bd. (Zürcher Bibelkommentare, AT 20 /20,2; Zürich: Theologischer Verlag, 1995 / 2003).

Weiser, A., Das Buch Jeremia. 2 Bd. (ATD 20 / 21; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 81981 / 71982): = Geremia: traduzione e commento. 2 vol. (Antico Testamento, 20-21; Brescia: Paideia, 1987).

Werner, W., Das Buch Jeremia. 1: Kapitel 1-25; 2: Kapitel 25,15-52 (Neuer Stuttgarter Kommentar, AT 19/1-2; Stuttgart: Katholisches Bibelwerk, 1997 / 2003).

Wright, C. J. H., The Message of Jeremiah: Against Wind and Tide (The Bible Speaks Today, Old Testament Series; Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2014).