`[William Barclay] paints pictures with words and draws you in ...
absolutely fantastic. -- Steve Chalke
'The distance between then and now, or between Jesus and me, is crossed in a split second.' -- Richard Littledale
Thanks to Barclay, I'm now devouring my Bible in the same insatiable way some devour a best-selling novel.' -- Diane Louise Jordan
`William Barclay writes with such an intelligent clarity and generosity.' -- Nick Baines, Bishop of Bradford
'one of the few who could at the same time distil the essence of scholarly findings with nourishment for the Christian way.' -- Richard Harries
'Barclay has a breathtakingly rich knowledge of the world in which the gospel is set' -- Kenneth Steven