|Kingdom, Grace, Judgment: Paradox, Outrage, and Vindication in the Parables of Jesus||
This book is geared toward a popular audience, but Capon's work is reliable. This book is best at engaging the reader to experience the parables.
|The Parables of Jesus: A Commentary (The Bible in Its World)||
This provides an encyclopedic approach to every parable. This is the place to start to get background information about any particular parable.
|What Are They Saying about the Parables?||
An excellent introduction to the study of the parables including a historical overview as well as more recent approaches.
|Re-Imagine the World||
A popularized and more concise edition of his insightful Hear Then the Parable.
|Hear Then the Parable||
A technical and thorough commentary on the parables, but one that certainly has an eye toward how they would have been received in Jesus' time.
|Stories with Intent: A Comprehensive Guide to the Parables of Jesus||
The most recent book on the parables, and, as the title indicates, it is comprehensive!