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By Faith Alone

By Faith Alone

by Gary L. Johnson, Guy P. Waters, Richard D. Phillips, R. Albert MohlerJr., David F. Wells, David VanDrunen, Richard D. Phillips, Gary L. W. Johnson, John Bolt, Guy P. Waters, Cornelis P. Venema, T. David Gordon, C. F. Allison, E. Calvin Beisner and Fowler White

The Reformation swept across Europe with a God-glorifying gospel of grace. Now the doctrine of grace cherished and proclaimed by the Reformers is under renewed assault from an unexpected place—the evangelical church itself. With the help of several theologians, Gary L. W. Johnson and Guy P. Waters trace the background and development of two seemingly d… Read more…

John 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

John 2 Volume Set - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

John’s Gospel distinguishes itself among the four Gospels by its thorough discussions of single topics and by embedding its teaching material in conversations. Its approach allows for detailed exposition of doctrines and concepts, and also for practical application to the reader’s life. Richard Phillips highlights the apostle’s chief… Read more…

The Masculine Mandate: God's Calling to Men

The Masculine Mandate: God's Calling to Men

by Richard D. Phillips

There is a crying need in the church today for men to be men. But competing visions for what a man is to be —some growing out of popular culture and others arising from flawed teaching in the church—are exacerbating the problem. Rev. Richard D. Phillips believes the problem and the inadequate solutions being put forward demand sound ex… Read more…

Hebrews - Reformed Expository Commentary

Hebrews - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

In keeping with the Reformed Expository Commentary series, Richard Phillips' Hebrews - Reformed Expository Commentary is accessible to both pastors and lay teachers. Each volume in the series provides exposition that gives careful attention to the biblical text, is doctrinally Reformed, focuses on Christ through the lens of redemptive history, and applie… Read more…

Jonah and Micah - Reformed Expository Commentary

Jonah and Micah - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

Rick Phillips' Jonah and Micah - Reformed Expository Commentaries is well suited for the preacher, teacher, or an interested reader of Scripture. It is a distinctly reformed and exegetically sound study into the prophetic books of Jonah and Micah, offering life-changing relevance. Jonah is a figure of such contemporary features that h… Read more…

Zechariah - Reformed Expository Commentary

Zechariah - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

Written for pastors and layperson, Richard D. Phillips's Zechariah - Reformed Expository Commentary, demonstrates how the book of Zechariah records the prophetic message given to the community that had returned to Jerusalem after the Babylonian exile and charged them with rebuilding the temple and city. Phillips reminds us that what G… Read more…

Incarnation in the Gospels

Incarnation in the Gospels

by Richard D. Phillips, Philip Graham Ryken and Daniel M. Doriani

Incarnation in the Gospels is written as a commentary, with a focus on a theme rather than a particular Bible book. It is a look at the incarnation at Christmas in three of the Gospels. Daniel Doriani, addresses “The Hope of Israel” in Matthew, Philip Ryken, the “Songs for the Savior” in Luke and Richard Phillips, “The Coming of the Light” in th… Read more…

1 Samuel - Reformed Expository Commentary

1 Samuel - Reformed Expository Commentary

by Richard D. Phillips

David is more than a great hero, a man of faith, and a model for Christians to follow. He is one of the most important Old Testament types of Jesus Christ. It is as an anointed one—called and provided by God to lead Israel—that David plays his chief role in redemptive history and makes his distinctive contribution in preparing God’s people for the … Read more…

Only One Way? Reaffirming the Exclusive Truth Claims of Christianity

Only One Way? Reaffirming the Exclusive Truth Claims of Christianity

by J. Ligon Duncan, Richard D. Phillips, Philip Graham Ryken, D. A. Carson, D. A. Carson, David F. Wells, Philip Graham Ryken, Richard D. Phillips and Peter R. Jones

Centuries ago Christ made a claim that disconcerts as many todayas it did then-he is the way of salvation. Ironically, he spokethese words to comfort his disciples on the night of his arrest.Richard Phillips is just one of six highly respected authorsseeking to reaffirm these comforting words and other exclusiveclaims of Christianity for today's reader.E… Read more…

Gospel as Center

Gospel as Center

by Sam Storms, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, J. Ligon Duncan, Richard D. Phillips, Philip Graham Ryken, D. A. Carson, Kevin DeYoung, D. A. Carson, Colin S. Smith, Kevin DeYoung, Timothy J. Keller, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, Sam Storms, Timothy Keller, Tim Savage, Andrew Davis, Philip Graham Ryken, Bryan Chapell, Reddit AndrewsIII, Richard D. Phillips, Mike Bullmore, Stephe Um, Stephen Um and Step Um

The church is reeling because of the relativistic mindset of our world. Up until a generation ago, most adults had similar moral intuitions whether they were believers or not, and the core of protestant orthodoxy was still intact. Yet, in the wake of postmodernity and secularism, all that has changed.Convinced that gospel-centered ministry is utterly imperat… Read more…

Can We Know the Truth?

Can We Know the Truth?

by Richard D. Phillips, D. A. Carson, D. A. Carson, Timothy J. Keller, Timothy Keller and Richard D. Phillips

In today’s postmodern world truth is increasingly difficult to define and defend. The quintessential questions we find ourselves asking are, “Is there such a thing as truth?” And, if so, “How are we to define what truth is?” The Bible is very clear: all truth comes from God, and he has made it known to us. In this Gospel Co… Read more…