Main References:

Kwong, Andrew Ping Chiu (2004): Genesis I: The God who creates and saves. [Chinese] [Kwing Hung’s comments: clear and concise, adequately answering many difficult questions in Genesis.]


Mathews, Kenneth A. (1996): Genesis 1—11:26. New American Commentary. [Kwing Hung’s comments: evangelical viewpoint, best English commentary of the whole list shown here, including the Web commentaries.]


Other References:

Alter, Robert (1996); Genesis: translation and commentary. [Kwing Hung’s comments: written by a Jew, with valuable insights from the Jewish viewpoint, but containing higher criticism materials, also too much influenced by political correctness and the feminist viewpoint.]

Gangel, Kenneth O. and Stephen J. Bramer (2002): Genesis. Holman Old Testament Commentary.

Hamilton, Victor P. (1990): The Book of Genesis: Chapters 1—17. New International Commentary on the Old Testament.

Life Application Bible: New International Version (1991).

Milton, Richard (1992): The facts of life: shattering the myth of Darwinism. [Kwing Hung’s comments: This is written by an agnostic who admitted that he does not know whether God exists or not but his analysis shows that evolution is impossible.]

New International Version Study Bible (1985).

Perloff, James (1999): Tornado in a junkyard: the relentless myth of Darwinism. [Shorter version by James Perloff (2002): The case against Darwin: why the evidence should be examined.] [Kwing Hung’s comments: The 80-page short version is easy reading and is very convincing.]

Ross, Hugh (1998): The Genesis question: scientific advances and the accuracy of Genesis. [Kwing Hung’s comments: This is a great book presenting new scientific evidences to support the accuracy of Genesis.]

Talbot, Gordon (1981): A study of the book of Genesis.

NOTE: References from systematic theology are not included here. They can be found in the webpage on Systematic Theology. {}


Chinese References:



李思敬(2005):使命人生——創世記釋義 (CD)


Web References:

Answers in Genesis {}

Bible Commentary Page [commentaries by Matthew Henry, Fausset Jamieson, Ray Stedman, John Wesley] {}

Custance, Arthur C. (1957-1972): Doorway papers. 60 monographs. {}

Frequently Asked Bible Questions {}

Genesis Bible Study - Genesis 1-11 {}

Online Books in Creation {}