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Still Sovereign Contemporary Perspectives on Election, Foreknowledge, and Grace

Still Sovereign Contemporary Perspectives on Election, Foreknowledge, and Grace

by Bruce A. Ware and Thomas R. Schreiner

The relationship between divine sovereignty and the human will is a topic of perennial theological dispute and one that is gaining increased attention among contemporary evangelicals.In Still Sovereign, thirteen scholars write to defend the classical view of God's sovereignty. According to the editors, "Ours is a culture in which the tendency is to … Read more…

New Testament Theology Magnifying God in Christ

New Testament Theology Magnifying God in Christ

by Thomas R. Schreiner

In this substantial volume, Thomas Schreiner takes up the study of New Testament theology, looking for the themes that emerge from a detailed reading of the whole rather than considering the individual writings separately.Two themes in particular emerge. The first concerns redemptive history and the kingdom of God. The New Testament writers adopt the Old Tes… Read more…

The King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New Testaments

The King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New Testaments

by Thomas R. Schreiner

Thomas Schreiner, a respected scholar and a trusted voice for many students and pastors, offers a substantial and accessibly written overview of the whole Bible. He traces the storyline of the scriptures from the standpoint of biblical theology, examining the overarching message that is conveyed throughout. Schreiner emphasizes three interrelated and unified… Read more…

Faith Alone---The Doctrine of Justification

Faith Alone---The Doctrine of Justification

by Thomas R. Schreiner and Matthew Barrett

Historians and theologians have long recognized that at the heart of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation were five declarations, often referred to as the ‘solas’: sola scriptura, solus Christus, sola gratia, sola fide, and soli Deo gloria. These five statements summarize much of what the Reformation was about, and they distinguish Protes… Read more…

Run to Win the Prize Perseverance in the New Testament

Run to Win the Prize Perseverance in the New Testament

by Thomas R. Schreiner

Scripture's commands to persevere, and warnings of the consequences if we fail, have been met with apathy by some, and led others to doubt the state of their salvation. The fearful and eternal nature of these issues warrants careful examination of what the Bible says about perseverance. Thomas Schreiner once again tackles this difficult topic in Run to W… Read more…

The Presence of God Its Place in the Storyline of Scripture and the Story of Our Lives

The Presence of God Its Place in the Storyline of Scripture and the Story of Our Lives

by Thomas R. Schreiner and J. Ryan Lister

“God is with us.” We say this in our sermons, prayers, and songs, but what does it really mean? For many Christians, the whole notion of God’s presence remains vague and hard to define.Exploring both the Old and New Testaments, Professor J. Ryan Lister seeks to recover the centrality of the presence of God in the whole storyline of Scriptur… Read more…

Understanding the Big Picture of the Bible A Guide to Reading the Bible Well

Understanding the Big Picture of the Bible A Guide to Reading the Bible Well

by Wayne Grudem, Paul R. House, Vern S. Poythress, C. John Collins, Darrell L. Bock, Thomas R. Schreiner, Gordon Wenham, Dennis E. Johnson, David Chapman, David M. HowardJr., John DelHousaye, David Reimer and J. Julius ScottJr.

How do I get more out of my Bible reading?What was going on during the gap between the Old and New Testaments?How do all the books of the Bible fit together as a whole?This book answers these questions and puts clear, readable Bible study aids at your fingertips. It contains thirteen essays from some of today’s best evangelical scholars including C. Jo… Read more…

From Heaven He Came and Sought Her Definite Atonement in Historical, Biblical, Theological, and Pastoral Perspective

From Heaven He Came and Sought Her Definite Atonement in Historical, Biblical, Theological, and Pastoral Perspective

by Lee Gatiss, John Piper, J. I. Packer, Robert Letham, Thomas R. Schreiner, Paul Helm, Sinclair B. Ferguson, Carl R. Trueman, David Gibson, Jonathan Gibson, Henri A. Blocher, Raymond A. Blacketer, Amar Djaballah, Matthew S. Harmon, M Haykin and Mic Haykin

There is a palpable sense of confusion—and sometimes even embarrassment—with regard to so-called limited atonement today, pointing to the need for thoughtful engagement with this controversial doctrine. Incorporating contributions from a host of respected theologians, From Heaven He Came and Sought Her stands as the first comprehen… Read more…

Understanding Scripture An Overview of the Bible's Origin, Reliability, and Meaning

Understanding Scripture An Overview of the Bible's Origin, Reliability, and Meaning

by R. Kent Hughes, Leland Ryken, John Piper, J. I. Packer, Wayne Grudem, Vern S. Poythress, John D. Currid, C. John Collins, Thomas R. Schreiner, Peter J. Gentry, Daniel B. Wallace, Peter J. Williams, Roger Beckwith, David Alan Black and Chapman

Originally featured as articles in the ESV Study Bible, these eighteen essays have been repurposed and republished in a convenient format. Covering a diverse range of essential subjects, including how to read the Bible well and why it is reliable, the essays delve into specific topics such as world religions, canon, and archaeology.Useful as both a general o… Read more…

Interpreting the Pauline Epistles

Interpreting the Pauline Epistles

by Thomas R. Schreiner

Leading Pauline-studies expert Thomas Schreiner provides an updated guide to the exegesis of the New Testament epistles traditionally assigned to Paul. The first edition helped thousands of students dig deeper into studying the New Testament epistles. This new edition is revised throughout to account for changes in the field and to incorporate the author'… Read more…