The bishop, Bible scholar, modern heir to C S Lewis, and revered author of Simply Christian and Simply Jesus offers a fresh look at the Gospel, explaining why Jesus message is good news and why it is timely and transforming today than we know The Gospel means good news But if the message
We are saved by faith when we trust that Jesus died for our sins This is the gospel, or so we are taught But what is faith And does this accurately summarize the gospel Because faith is frequently misunderstood and the climax of the gospel misidentified, the gospel s full power remains untapped.
Two thousand years ago, Jesus Christ met face to face with people just like you Broken, imperfect, sometimes fearful and without hope The Day I Met Jesus is a beautifully crafted narrative that chronicles the remarkable encounters of five women in the Gospels who were desperate to find wholeness,
Miracle Man is a beautifully illustrated biography of Jesus Christ by award winning author and illustrator John Hendrix For all Christian denominations and perfect for families to share throughout the year, this book will be especially beloved by the faithful as a gift for Easter, communions,
In this definitive biography, renowned Bible scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author N T Wright offers a radical look at the apostle Paul, illuminating the humanity and remarkable achievements of this intellectual who invented Christian theology transforming a faith and changing the
St Paul is known throughout the world as the first Christian writer, authoring fourteen of the twenty seven books in the New Testament But as Karen Armstrong demonstrates in St Paul The Apostle We Love to Hate, he also exerted a significant influence on the spread of Christianity throughout
The renowned scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author widely considered to be the heir to C S Lewis contemplates the central event at the heart of the Christian faith Jesus crucifixion arguing that the Protestant Reformation did not go far enough in transforming our understanding of its
A fresh scholarly reading of grace in Paul s theology In this book esteemed Pauline scholar John Barclay presents a strikingly fresh reading of grace in Paul s theology, studying it in view of ancient notions of gift and shining new light on Paul s relationship to Second Temple Judaism.Paul and
A Theology of Mark s Gospel is the fourth volume in the BTNT series This landmark textbook, written by leading New Testament scholar David E Garland, thoroughly explores the theology of Mark s Gospel It both covers major Markan themes and also sets forth the distinctive contribution of Mark to
Advances in the Study of Greek offers an introduction to issues of interest in the current world of Greek scholarship Those within Greek scholarship will welcome this book as a tool that puts students, pastors, professors, and commentators firmly in touch with what is going on in Greek studies.
Among all the writers of the New Testament, no one has been undervalued than Luke Not only are Luke s Gospel and Acts extensive than all of Paul s epistles put together Luke s particular slant on the story he tells also sets him apart In this book Justo Gonzalez examines Luke s
Despite gallons of ink spilled and hours of movies made on the book of Revelation, it remains one of the most confusing and least understood books of Scripture But Scott Duvall has good news for discouraged readers you can benefit from the hope and encouragement of this mysterious book if you
Throughout Christian history, the Gospel of John s distinctive way of presenting the life, works, teachings, and death of Jesus have earned it labels such as the spiritual gospel and the maverick gospel It has been seen as the most theological of the four canonical gospels In this volume
Going Deeper with New Testament Greek: An Intermediate Study of the Grammar and Syntax of the New Testament
From their decades of combined teaching experience, Andreas J K stenberger, Benjamin L Merkle, and Robert L Plummer have produced an ideal resource enabling students to improve their skills so they may properly read, exegete, and apply the Greek New Testament Designed for those with a basic
An updated and expanded edition of a standard textbook on the New Testament for first and second year seminary students.
Part of a five volume project on the theological questions surrounding the origins of Christianity, this book offers a reappraisal of literary, historical and theological readings of the New Testament, arguing for a form of critical realism that facilitates different readings of the text Provides
Jesus and the Eyewitness argues that the four Gospels are closely based on the eyewitness testimony of those who knew Jesus The author challenges the assumption that the accounts of Jesus circulated as anonymous community traditions , asserting instead that they were transmitted in the name of