The Sermon on the Mount commentary, bibliography
This bibliography lists the primary works on the Sermon on the Mount that were consulted in the preparation of the Commentary and its associated background pages, and follows the Society for Biblical Literature Manual of Style. In the interests of brevity it excludes:
- works that were only pertinent to a particular page and which are already cited on that page
- works of a more general reference nature (as these may be found listed here);
- translation of ancient works (as these may be found listed here);
- a list of bible translations consulted, together with any statements required when citing them (these may be found here).
Those seeking a more extensive list of works on the Sermon on the Mount should consult the Annotated Bibliography for the Sermon on the Mount.
À Lapide, Cornelius Cornelii. The Great Commentary of Cornelius À Lapide. Translated by Thomas W. Mossman. 4th edition. 8 vols. London: John Hodges, 1890. Cited 4 Nov. 2009. Online:http://www.catholicapologetics.info/scripture/newtestament/Lapide.htm.
Barclay, William. The Old Law & The New Law. Edinburgh:Saint Andrews Press, 1972.
Betz, Hans Dieter. Sermon on the Mount: A Commentary on the Sermon on the Mount, Including the Sermon on the Plain (Matthew 5:3-7:27 and Luke 6:20-49). Hermeneia: A Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible. Edited by Adela Yarbro Collins. Ausberg: Fortress, 1995.
Bonhoeffer, Deitrich. The Cost of Discipleship. London: SCM, 2001. First published in translation. Reprint of The Cost of Discipleship. Translated by R. H. Fuller (with somerevision by Irmgard Booth). London: SCM Press, 1948; Translation of Nachfulge. Chr. Kaiser Verlag: Munich,1937.
Chrysostom, John. Homilies on Matthew. Translated by Kevin Knight. 2007. Cited 19 Oct 2007. Online:http://www.newadvent.org/fathers/2001.htm.
France, Richard Thomas. The Gospel According to Matthew: An Introduction and Commentary in Tyndale New Testament Commentaries. Edited by Leon Morris. Grand Rapids, Mich: Eerdmans, 1985; Paperback reprint edition. Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, 1995.
Jeremias, Joachim. Sermon on the Mount. The Ethel M. Wood Lecture delivered before the University of London on 7 March 1961. Translated by Norman Perrin. London: The Athelone Press, 1961; Philadelphia: Fortress, 1963.
Lindberg, Tod. “What the Beatitudes Teach.” Policy Review No. 144, August and September 2007. Hoover Institute, Stanford University. Cited: 2 Sep 2009. Online:http://ww.hoover.org/publications/policyreview/8810342.html.
Luther, Martin. Commentary on the Sermon on the Mount. Translator Charles A. Hay. Translation of Johann K. Irmischer, editor. [Luther’s Works, exact title undisclosed], Vol 43. Erlangen: Heyder & Zimmer, 1854; originally published 1532. Cited:2 Sep 2009. Online:http://www.godrules.net/library/luther/37luther0.htm.
Origen. Commentary on Matthew. Translated by John Patrick. From Ante-Nicene Fathers, Vol. 9. Edited by Allan Menzies. Buffalo, N.Y.: Christian Literature, 1896; Revised and edited for New Advent by Kevin Knight. Cited 30 Sep 2009. Online:http://www.newadvent.org/fathers/1016.htm.
Smith, Lee. Old Doctrines, New Light: The Gospel of Matthew. 2001. Cited 1 Dec 2009. Online:http://home.clara.net/arlev/matthome.htm.
Stott, John Robert Walmsley. The Message of the Sermon on the Mount:
Christian Counter Culture. Edited by J. A. Motyer, J. R. W. Stott and D. Tidball. The Bible
Speaks Today: New Testament Series; Leicester: InterVarsity Press, 2003. Original edition, 1978.