Resources by Andrew Abernethy - Olive Tree Bible Software

Get a Smart Start in 2023 - New Deals Added! Save up to 85%!

Resources by Andrew Abernethy

For the Olive Tree Bible App

New Studies in Biblical Theology - The Book of Isaiah and God's Kingdom (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - The Book of Isaiah and God's Kingdom (NSBT)

by Andrew Abernethy

The book of Isaiah has nourished the church throughout the centuries. However, its massive size can be intimidating; its historical setting can seem distant, opaque, varied; its organization and composition can seem disjointed and fragmented; its abundance of terse, poetic language can make its message seem veiled—and where are those explicit prophecies ab… Read more…

Savoring Scripture: A Six-Step Guide to Studying the Bible

Savoring Scripture: A Six-Step Guide to Studying the Bible

by Andrew Abernethy

Some books on how to read the Bible are academically informative, but their rationality can make God seem distant. Other books are spiritually vibrant but provide few tools that truly help God's people read the Bible better. Readers need a guide that combines the academic with the spiritual—that integrates textual analysis with the illumi… Read more…

Isaiah and Imperial Context: The Book of Isaiah in the Times of Empire

Isaiah and Imperial Context: The Book of Isaiah in the Times of Empire

by Andrew Abernethy, Andrew T Abernethy, Mark G Brett, Tim Bulkeley and Tim Meadowcroft

Interpreting Isaiah requires attention to empire. The matrix of the book of Isaiah was the imperial contexts of Assyria, Babylon, and Persia. The community of faith in these eras needed a prophetic vision for life. Not only is the book of Isaiah crafted in light of empire, but current readers cannot help but approach Isaiah in light of imperial realities tod… Read more…