Verse-by-Verse Commentaries:

C. K. Barrett, The Epistle to the Romans (Black's), Hendrickson, 1994.****
C. E. B. Cranfield, Romans (ICC), 1999. (two vols.) ****1/2
Joseph Fitzmyer, Romans (Anchor), Doubleday, 1993. ****
Ernst Kšsemann, Commentary on Romans, Eerdmans, 1994. ****
Martin Luther, A Commentary on Romans, Zondervan, 1954. ***1/2
Douglas Moo, The Epistle to the Romans (NICNT), Eerdmans, 1996. ****1/2
John Murray, The Epistle to the Romans (NICNT), Eerdmans, 1995.****
Anders Nygren, Commentary on Romans, Muhlenberg Press, 1949. ****
Adolf Schlatter, Romans: The Righteousness of God, Hendrickson, 1995.****
Thomas Schreiner,
Romans (BECNT), Baker, 1998.

Monographs, Compilations, and Studies:

Richard B. Gaffin, The Theology of Romans, Westminster Media, tape series.
James C. Miller, The Obedience Of Faith, The Eschatological People Of God, And The Purpose Of Romans (SBL Dissertation, 177),
____ Scholars Press, 2000.
Michael B. Thompson, Clothed with Christ: The Example and Teaching of Jesus in Romans 12.1- 15.13 (JSNT Supplement, 59), Sheffield
____ Academic, 1991.

Articles and Essays:

Steven M. Baugh, "God's Purpose According To Election": Paul's Argument In Romans 9," Modern Reformation (Nov 1998).
Gregory K. Beale, "An Exegetical and Theological Consideration of the Hardening of Pharaoh's Heart in Exodus 4-14 and Romans 9,"
____ Trinity Journal 5 (1984), 129-154.
James T. Dennison Jr., "The Eschatological Aspect of Justification: Romans 4.25," Kerux 10.1 (May 1995).
Morna D. Hooker, "Adam in Romans 1," NTS 6 (1960): 297-306; 13 (1967): 181-183.
Lee Irons, "Paul's Theology of Israel's Future: A Non-millennial Interpretation of Romans 11." Reformation and Revival 6 (1997): 101-126.
____ .
Mark W. Karlberg, "Israel's History Personified: Romans 7:7-13 in Relation to Paul's Teaching on the 'Old Man'," Trinity Journal 7 (1986):
____ 65-74.
Meredith G. Kline, "Gospel Until the Law: Rom 5:13-14 and the Old Covenant" JETS 34 (1991): 433-446.
Douglas J. Moo, " 'Law,' 'Works of the Law,' and Legalism in Paul," WTJ 45 (1983): 73-100.
Walter B. Russell, III, "Insights from Postmodernism's Emphasis On Interpretive Communities in the Interpretation of Romans 7," JETS 37 (1994):
____ 511-527.
________ "An Alternative Suggestion for the Purpose of Romans," Bibliotheca Sacra 145 (1988): 174-184.

Other Commentaries of Interest:

Joseph A. Fitzmyer, "The Letter to the Romans" in The New Jerome Study Bible, Prentice Hall, 1990: 830-868.
John Paul Heil, Paul's Letter to the Romans: A Reader-Response Commentary, Paulist Press, 1987.
A. Berkley Mickelsen, "Romans" in The Wycliffe Bible Commentary, The Southwestern Company, 1968: 1179-1226.
N. T. Wright, "Romans" in The New Interpreter's Bible, vol. 10, Abingdon, 2001.

Other Monographs:

Robert Badenas, Christ the End of the Law: Romans 10:4 in Pauline Perspective, Sheffield Academic, 1985.
Olle Christoffersson, The Earnest Expectation of the Creature: The Flood-Tradition as Matrix of Romans 8:18-27 (Coniectanea Biblica:
____ New Testament Series, 23), Coronet Books, 1990.
Sven Soderlund and N. T. Wright (eds.), Romans and the People of God, Eerdmans, 1999. (compilation)
Stanley K. Stowers, A Rereading of Romans: Justice, Jews and Gentiles, Yale University Press, 1994.

Other Articles:

James W. Aageson, "Scripture and Structure in the Development of the Argument in Romans 9-11." CBQ 48 (1986): 265-289.
J. Christiaan Beker, "The Faithfulness of God and the Priority of Israel in Paul’s Letter to the Romans" in Christians Among Jews and Gentiles
____ (ed. G. W. E. Nickelsburg and G. W. Macrae), 1986: 10-16.
Bruce W. Longenecker, "Different Answers to Different Issues: Israel, the Gentiles and Salvation: History in Romans 9-11," JSNT 36 (1989): 95-123.
D. B. Garlington, "The Obedience of Faith in the Letter to the Romans (Part I): The Meaning of upakoh pistewj (Rom 1:5; 16:26),"
____ WTJ 52 (1990) 201-224.
________ "The Obedience of Faith in the Letter to the Romans (Part II): The Obedience of Faith and Judgment by Works,"
____ WTJ 53 (1991) 47-72.
________ "The Obedience of Faith in the Letter to the Romans (Part III): The Obedience of Christ and the Obedience of the Christian,"
____ WTJ 55 (1993): 281-298.
________ "The Obedience of Faith in the Letter to the Romans," WTJ 55:1 (1993) 87-112.
Pieter J. Maartens, "A Critical Dialogue of Structure and Reader in Romans 11:16-24," Hervormde Teologiese Studies 53 (1997): 1030-1051.
Thomas R. Schreiner, "Paul’s View of the Law in Romans 10:4-5," WTJ 55:1 (1993) 113-135.
________ "Does Romans 9 Teach Individual Election unto Salvation? Some Exegetical and Theological Reflections," JETS 36 (1993): 25-40.
Michael G. Vanlaningham, "Paul's Use of Elijah's Mount Horeb Experience in Rom 11.2-6," The Master's Seminary Journal 6 (1995): 223-232.
Christopher G. Whitsett, "Son of God, Seed of David: Paul's Messianic Exegesis in Romans 1.3-4," JBL 119 (2001): 661-681.

Still More Commentaries

Charles H. Dodd, The Epistle to the Romans (Moffatt New Testament Commentary), Hodder & Stoughton, 1932.
Frederick L. Godet, Commentary on Romans. Kregel, 1977.

Still More Monographs

K. P. Donfried (ed.), The Romans Debate, T & T Clark, 1991. (revised and expanded edition)

Still More Articles:

Mark A. Seifrid, "Paul's Approach to the Old Testament in Romans 10:6-8," Trinity Journal 6 (1985): 3-37.

Not Yet Reviewed:


Ernest Best, The Letter of Paul to the Romans, Cambridge University Press, 1967.
Krister Stendahl, Final Account: Paul's Letter to the Romans, Fortress, 1995.


Robert L. Brawley, "Multivocality in Romans 4" in Society of Biblical Literature (ed. E. Lovering, Jr), 1997: 285-305.

Jean NoŽl Aletti, "The Rhetoric of Romans 5-8" in The Rhetorical Analysis of Scripture (ed. S. E. Porter, et al), 1997: 294-308.

Ira J. Jolivet, Jr., "An Argument from the Letter and Intent of the Law as the Primary Argumentative Strategy in Romans" in The Rhetorical Analysis of Scripture (ed. S. E. Porter, et al), 1997: 309-335.