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Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Ancient Apocryphal Gospels

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Ancient Apocryphal Gospels

by Markus Bockmuehl

In this reader-friendly guide, Markus Bockmuehl offers a sympathetic account of the ancient apocryphal Gospel writings, showing their place within the reception history and formation of what was to become the canonical fourfold Gospel. Bockmuehl begins by helping readers understand the early history behind these noncanonical Gospels before… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Original Sin – Illuminating the Riddle (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Original Sin – Illuminating the Riddle (NSBT)

by Henri A. Blocher

We live in a world shot through with evil. The twentieth century has witnessed suffering and human cruelty on a scale never before imagined. Yet, paradoxically, in recent years the doctrine of original sin has suffered neglect and ridicule. In this philosophically sophisticated treatment of the biblical evidence for original sin, Henri Blo… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Dominion and Dynasty: A Theology of the Hebrew Bible (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Dominion and Dynasty: A Theology of the Hebrew Bible (NSBT)

by Stephen G. Dempster

Christian theologians rarely study the Old Testament in its final Hebrew canonical form, even though this was very likely the Bible used by Jesus and the early church. However, once read as a whole, the larger structure of the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) provides a 'wide-angle lens' through which its contents can be viewed. In this stimu… Read more…

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 13 - The Miscellanies, Entries A-Z, AA-ZZ, 1-500

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 13 - The Miscellanies, Entries A-Z, AA-ZZ, 1-500

by Jonathan Edwards

This book begins the publication of Jonathan Edwards's personal theological notebooks, called collectively the "Miscellanies." The entries in Volume 13 span the early years of Edwards's ministry, (1722-1731) and range widely in subject matter. They record Edwards's initial thoughts on some of his most characteristic ideas, such as origina… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Hear, My Son: Teaching  Learning in Proverbs 1-9 (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Hear, My Son: Teaching Learning in Proverbs 1-9 (NSBT)

by Daniel J. Estes

Even a cursory reading of the book of Proverbs reveals that it is dominated by the subject of education, or personal formation. The voice of the teacher addressing his pupils resounds from its pages. A wide array of topics is presented, and frequent exhortations challenge the learner to hear and heed the teacher's instruction. This material, however, com… Read more…

Counterpoints: Evaluating the Church Growth Movement

Counterpoints: Evaluating the Church Growth Movement

by Elmer Towns, Craig Van Gelder, Charles E. Van Engen, Gailyn Van Rheenen and Howard A. Snyder

Gaining form and momentum over the second half of the 20th century, the Church Growth movement has become an enormous shaping force on the Western church today. You may love it, you may hate it, but you can’t deny its impact. But what exactly is Church Growth? In what ways has the movement actually brought growth to the church, and how effective has it bee… Read more…

Counterpoints: Two Views on Women in Ministry

Counterpoints: Two Views on Women in Ministry

by Thomas R. Schreiner, Craig S. Keener, Craig Blomberg and Linda Belleville

What does the Bible say about women’s roles in the church? With pros and cons on either side of a heated, ongoing debate, no definitive conclusions have emerged. This book furnishes you with a clear and thorough presentation of the two primary views on women in ministry so you can better understand each one’s strengths, weaknesses, and complexities. Each… Read more…

The Theology of the Westminster Standards: Historical Context and Theological Insights

The Theology of the Westminster Standards: Historical Context and Theological Insights

by J. V. Fesko

For centuries, countless Christians have turned to the Westminster Standards for insights into the Christian faith. These renowned documents—first published in the middle of the 17th century—are widely regarded as some of the most beautifully written summaries of the Bible’s teaching ever produced. Church historian John Fesko walks readers through the … Read more…

Foundations of Evangelical Theology: Sojourners and Strangers - FET

Foundations of Evangelical Theology: Sojourners and Strangers - FET

by 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…

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 24 - The Blank Bible

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 24 - The Blank Bible

by Jonathan Edwards

In 1730, Jonathan Edwards acquired a book-like, leather-bound manuscript containing an interleaved printed edition of the King James Version of the Bible. Over the next three decades, Edwards proceeded to write in the manuscript more than five thousand notes and entries relating to biblical texts (though paradoxically he called the manuscript his “Blank Bi… Read more…

Counterpoints Theological Studies Collection One: 9-Volume Set

Counterpoints Theological Studies Collection One: 9-Volume Set

The Counterpoints Theological Studies Collection One: 9-Volume Set is a value for readers (the total retail value of the individual books is over $180), covering diverse topics in the area of theology including volumes on hell, the millennium, the rapture, eternal security, sanctification, and much more. With volumes featuring contribution… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - A Clear and Present Word: The Clarity of Scripture (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - A Clear and Present Word: The Clarity of Scripture (NSBT)

by Mark D Thompson

By almost any measure, a bold and confident use of the Bible is a hallmark of Christianity. Underlying such use are a number of assumptions about the origin, nature and form of the biblical literature, concerning its authority, diversity and message. However, a lack of confidence in the clarity or perspicuity of Scripture is apparent in Western Chri… Read more…


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