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"He Descended to the Dead": An Evangelical Theology of Holy Saturday

"He Descended to the Dead": An Evangelical Theology of Holy Saturday

by Matthew Y Emerson

Christianity Today Book Award The Gospel Coalition Book Award "I believe he descended to the dead." The descent of Jesus Christ to the dead has been a fundamental tenet of the Christian faith, as indicated by its inclusion in both the Apostles' and Athanasian Creeds. Falling between remembrance … Read more…

The Story of Scripture: An Introduction to Biblical Theology

The Story of Scripture: An Introduction to Biblical Theology

by Heath A. Thomas and Matthew Y Emerson

Although the Bible contains sixty-six books, written by forty authors, it is one book written by one author, the Holy Spirit, with one subject: Jesus Christ. How do these books, from Genesis to Revelation, fit together? The Story of Scripture guides the reader through the four major themes of the Bible—Creation, Fall, Redemption, New Creation… Read more…

Christ and the New Creation

Christ and the New Creation

by Matthew Y Emerson

In Christ and the New Creation, Matthew Emerson takes a fresh approach to understanding New Testament theology by using a canonical methodology. Although typically confined to Old Testament theology, Emerson sees fruitfulness in applying this method to New Testament theology as well. Instead of a thematic or book-by-book analysis, Emerson attempts to trace t… Read more…