Ralph W. Klein is Christ Seminary-Seminex professor of Old Testament emeritus at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. In 2006 and 2012 he published commentaries on 1 and 2 Chronicles in the Hermeneia Series through Fortress Press. His website, “The Old Testament and the Ancient Near East” (, provides thousands of resources for all who want to know, teach, and preach the Old Testament.

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