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To Know and Love God: Method for Theology

To Know and Love God: Method for Theology

by John S. Feinberg and David K. Clark

It is the job of all believers, not just theologians, to serve God by discerning what is true about the crucial issues of life. Our task is to learn more about God. Our privilege is to love God passionately with our minds. Clearly then, spiritual life must have theology as one of its ingredients, but this, by itself, will not guarantee a vibrant spiritual li… Read more…

No One Like Him: The Doctrine of God

No One Like Him: The Doctrine of God

by John S. Feinberg and Harold O. J. Brown

Many contemporary theologians claim that the classical picture of God painted by Augustine and Aquinas is both outmoded and unbiblical. But rather than abandoning the traditional view completely, John Feinberg seeks a reconstructed model—one that reflects the ongoing advances in human understanding of God's revelation while recognizing the unchanging n… Read more…

Continuity and Discontinuity (Essays in Honor of S. Lewis Johnson, Jr.): Perspectives on the Relationship Between the Old and New Testaments

Continuity and Discontinuity (Essays in Honor of S. Lewis Johnson, Jr.): Perspectives on the Relationship Between the Old and New Testaments

by Marten H. Woudstra, O. Palmer Robertson, Willem A. VanGemeren, John S. Feinberg, Bruce K. Waltke, Douglas J. Moo, Rodney Petersen, Paul D. Feinberg, Fred H. Klooster, Alan P. Ross, Knox Chamblin, Robert L. Saucy, Walter C. KaiserJr., Sproule and Sproul

Evangelicals agree that the Bible is God's inerrant word. But we sometimes differ on how to relate the messages of the Old and New Testaments. Without a basic understanding of this crucial matter, it is difficult to know how to use the Testaments to formulate either doctrine or practice. For example: Was Israel the OT Church—are OT promises to God'… Read more…

Ethics for a Brave New World, Second Edition (Updated and Expanded)

Ethics for a Brave New World, Second Edition (Updated and Expanded)

by John S. Feinberg and Paul D. Feinberg

Aldous Huxley’s 1932 book Brave New World foresees a world in which technological advances have obliterated morality and freedom. John Feinberg and Paul Feinberg, in the first edition of Ethics for a Brave New World, noted how Huxley landed frighteningly close to the truth. Their book responded to ethical crises such as abortion, euthanasia, capital pun… Read more…

Light in a Dark Place: The Doctrine of Scripture

Light in a Dark Place: The Doctrine of Scripture

by John S. Feinberg

What we believe about the Bible is foundational to every part of life. Scripture is the very Word of God, the final authority for all of theology, the governing source of all other doctrines. In the latest volume of the Foundations of Evangelical Theology series, theology professor John S. Feinberg has written a landmark work on the doctrine of Scripture, of… Read more…

He Who Gives Life: The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit

He Who Gives Life: The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit

by John S. Feinberg and Graham A. Cole

Often the most misunderstood, and therefore ignored, member of the Trinity, the Holy Spirit deserves our attention and understanding. God the Father and God the Son rightfully garner much explanation and exploration, and God the Holy Spirit ought to be given the same studiousness, curiosity, and scholarship. In this addition to Crossway's Foundations of … Read more…

Can You Believe It's True?: Christian Apologetics in a Modern and Postmodern Era

Can You Believe It's True?: Christian Apologetics in a Modern and Postmodern Era

by John S. Feinberg

Truth?Can we know it? Many people today would say no–we can’t. This paradigmatic shift to relativism presents a direct challenge to the Christian’s witness and the challenge must be answered.In this timely new resource, noted scholar John Feinberg argues that truth is both real and knowable, offering us a robust guide to Christian apologeti… Read more…

The Many Faces of Evil (Revised and Expanded Edition): Theological Systems and the Problems of Evil

The Many Faces of Evil (Revised and Expanded Edition): Theological Systems and the Problems of Evil

by John S. Feinberg

In this examination of the questions posed by the problem of evil, John Feinberg addresses the intellectual and theological framework of theodicy. Beginning with a discussion of the logical problem of evil, he interacts with leading thinkers who have previously written on these themes.… Read more…

Sojourners and Strangers: The Doctrine of the Church

Sojourners and Strangers: The Doctrine of the Church

by John S. Feinberg and Gregg R. Allison

What is a church? This can be a difficult question to answer and Christians have offered a variety of perspectives. Gregg Allison thus explores and synthesizes all that Scripture affirms about the new covenant people of God, capturing a full picture of the biblical church. He covers the topics of the church’s identity and characteristics; its growth throu… Read more…