Guy Manuell, The Letter of Jude: A Wake-Up Call to Christians in the Twenty-First Century, Bloomington, WestBow Press, 2017.
This is a fresh and user-friendly commentary on the Greek text of Jude by Melbourne-based Guy Manuell. His background is in economics, finance, and law. He has also completed an MA in Early Christian and Jewish Studies at Macquarie University. He writes, “This commentary seeks to bring Jude alive in the twenty-first century and make its message clear to the modern church.”
It is clear and vigorous in style, at a comprehensible level of understanding. He makes good use of academic commentaries, especially those of Bauckham, Cranfield, Davids, Mayor, Schreiner, and Wand.
He deals judiciously with the several complicated issues regarding Jude, and places it well in its…