Biblical Bibliographies
Charles Conroy [www.cjconroy.net]



The Book of Hosea: 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) 859-921; = I Profeti (Roma: Borla, 1984); = Profetas I-II (São Paulo: Paulus, 1988 /1991).

Andersen, F. I. – D. N. Freedman, Hosea (AB 24; New York: Doubleday, 1980).

Ben Zvi, E., Hosea (FOTL 21A; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2005).

Bernini, G., Osea – Michea – Nahum – Abacuc (NVB 30; Roma: Edizioni Paoline, 1970). [Osea pp. 7-218]

Bons, E., Das Buch Hosea (Neuer Stuttgarter Kommentar: Altes Testament 23/1; Stuttgart: Katholisches Bibelwerk, 1996).

Davies, G. I., Hosea (NCB; London: Marshall Pickering; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1992).

Dearman, J. A., The Book of Hosea (NICOT; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2010).

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

Glenny, W. E., Hosea: A Commentary Based on Hosea in Codex Vaticanus (Septuagint Commentary Series; Leiden: Brill, 2013).

Gruber, M. I., Hosea: A Textual Commentary (LHB/OTS 653; London & New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2017).

Hauret, C., Amos et Osée (Verbum Salutis, A.T. 5; Paris: Beauchesne, 1970). [Osée pp. 127-267]

Jacob, E., "Osée", in E. Jacob – C.-A. Keller – S. Amsler, Osée, Joel, Abdias, Jonas, Amos (CAT XIa; Neuchâtel: Delachaux et Niestlé, 1965) 7-98. [The second edition of 1982 and the third edition of 1992 added some pages of new bibliography, but the commentary is virtually unchanged]

Jeremias, J., Der Prophet Hosea (ATD 24/1; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1983); = Osea. Traduzione e commento di Jörg Jeremias (Antico Testamento, 24.1; Brescia: Paideia, 2000).

Landy, F., Hosea. Second revised edition (Readings, a New Biblical Commentary; Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2011). [first edition 1995, published by Sheffield Academic Press]

Lim, B. H. – D. Costelo, Hosea (The Two Horizons Old Testament Commentary; Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2015).

Macintosh, A. A., A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Hosea (ICC; Edinburgh: Clark, 1997).

Mays, J. L., Hosea (OTL; London: SCM; Philadelphia: Westminster, 1969).

McComiskey, T. E., The Minor Prophets. An Exegetical and Expository Commentary. Volume 1: Hosea, Joel, and Amos (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, 1992). [Hos pp. 1-237]

Pentiuc, E. J., Long-Suffering Love: A Commentary on Hosea with Patristic Annotations (Brookline, Mass: Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2002).

Rinaldi, G., I Profeti Minori, II: Osea – Gioele – Abdia – Giona (La Sacra Bibbia; Torino: Marietti, 1960).

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., Hosea (KAT XIII,1; Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus Gerd Mohn, 1966).

Simian-Yofre, H., El desierto de los dioses. Teología e Historia en el libro de Oseas (Córdoba - Madrid: El Almendro, 1993); = Il deserto degli dei. Teologia e storia nel libro di Osea (Bologna: Edizioni Dehoniane, 1994).

Simundson, D. J., Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah (Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries; Nashville: Abingdon, 2005).

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

Sweeney, M. A., The Twelve Prophets, Volume 1: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah (Berit Olam; Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press – Michael Glazier, 2000). [Hosea pp. 1-144]

Wolff, H. W., Dodekapropheton 1: Hosea (BKAT XIV/1; Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1961; Zweite, verbesserte und ergänzte Auflage 1965); = Hosea (Hermeneia; Philadelphia: Fortress, 1974).

Yee, G. A., "The Book of Hosea", in L. E. Keck (gen. ed.), The New Interpreter's Bible. General articles and introduction, commentary, and reflections for each book of the Bible including the apocryphal /deuterocanonical books. Vol. 7: Introduction to apocalyptic literature, Daniel, additions to Daniel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1996) 195-297.