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For Us and for Our Salvation

For Us and for Our Salvation

by Stephen J. Nichols and Stephen J. Nichols

The belief that Christ is the God-man is definitive of Christian orthodoxy and imperative to a right understanding of the gospel. By the middle of the fifth century, the church had wrestled with many challenges to the biblical portrayal of Christ and, in response to those challenges, had formulated the doctrine of Christ that remains the standard to this day… Read more…

Wesley on the Christian Life

Wesley on the Christian Life

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols, Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols and Fred Sanders

It is hard to overstate the significance of John Wesley’s legacy for the church today. As the founder of Methodism, Wesley’s theology continues to fascinate historians and energize Christians across denominational lines. From his revivalist enthusiasm to his teaching on Christian perfection, Wesley’s writings exude evangelistic zeal and a p… Read more…

Calvin on the Christian Life

Calvin on the Christian Life

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols, Michael Horton, Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols and Michael Horton

John Calvin, a man adored by some and maligned by others, stands as a legendary figure in Christian history. In Calvin on the Christian Life, professor Michael Horton offers us fresh insights into the Reformer’s personal piety and practical theology by allowing Calvin to speak in his own words. Drawing not only from his Institutes and biblica… Read more…

Welcome to the Story

Welcome to the Story

by Stephen J. Nichols and Stephen J. Nichols

Stephen Nichols wants to help readers experience the Bible more fully. He writes: “We have been given a book that is unlike any other book in human history, a book that transcends all human wisdom, insight, and expertise. We have been given the Word of God, the words of eternal life. And we, all of us, are invited to take up and read these words.&rdquo… Read more…

Ancient Word, Changing Worlds

Ancient Word, Changing Worlds

by Stephen J. Nichols, Stephen J. Nichols and Eric T. Brandt

Belief in the Bible as God's authoritative revelation to humanity forms the bedrock of the Christian faith, laying the groundwork for nearly everything in the practice of theology. For the last 150 years or so, this doctrine has been put under the microscope of the modern age, with focused attention-and criticism-falling on three main subject areas: the … Read more…

Augustine on the Christian Life

Augustine on the Christian Life

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols and Gerald Bray

Augustine is widely considered to be one of the most influential theologians of all time and stands as a giant among giants in the history of the Christian faith. However, while many Christians are familiar with the broad strokes of his theology, few readers today have explored the riches of his spiritual life. In this addition to Crossway’s growing Th… Read more…

Bonhoeffer on the Christian Life

Bonhoeffer on the Christian Life

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols, Justin Taylor and Stephen J. Nichols

The abundance of conferences, lectures, and new books related to Dietrich Bonhoeffer attests to the growing interest in his amazing life and thought-provoking writings. The legacy of his theological reflections on the nature of fellowship, the costliness of grace, and the necessity of courageous obedience has only been heightened by the reality of how he die… Read more…

Edwards on the Christian Life

Edwards on the Christian Life

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols, Justin Taylor, Dane C. Ortlund, Stephen J. Nichols and George M. Marsden

Jonathan Edwards is widely hailed as the greatest theologian in American history. In Edwards on the Christian Life, Dane Ortlund invites us to explore the great eighteenth-century pastor’s central passion: God’s resplendent beauty. Whether reflecting on the nature of love, the preeminence of Scripture, or the glory of the natural world,… Read more…

Warfield on the Christian Life (Foreword by Michael A. G. Haykin)

Warfield on the Christian Life (Foreword by Michael A. G. Haykin)

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols, Justin Taylor, Michael A. G. Haykin, Stephen J. Nichols and Fred G. Zaspel

Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield has been described as one of the most influential and important theologians in American history, second only to Jonathan Edwards. A prolific writer, he published on a wide variety of theological topics. Warfield scholar Fred Zaspel focuses here on Warfield’s writing on the subject of the Christian life. The gospel, the go… Read more…

Deity of Christ

Deity of Christ

by Stephen J. Nichols, Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson, Gerald Bray, Andreas J. Köstenberger, Raymond C. OrtlundJr., Stephen J. Nichols, Gerald Bray, Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson, Stephen J. Wellum, Alan W. Gomes and J. Nelson Jennings

The biblical teaching about the deity of Christ is a precious truth and foundational to the Christian faith. It has been called “the most distinctively Christian doctrine of all”—one that must be taught and preserved.With this in mind, Robert Peterson, Christopher Morgan, Andreas Köstenberger, Steve Wellum, Gerald Bray, Alan Gomes, Ray… Read more…

Heaven on Earth

Heaven on Earth

by Stephen J. Nichols and Stephen J. Nichols

Heaven isn't only about the future. It has everything to do with life on earth-life 'in between.' Jonathan Edwards understood this well. His writings are full of his thoughts on heaven and how those thoughts should make a difference in our lives. This book focuses on key sermons by Edwards, showing readers how his insights can be applied to the c… Read more…

Schaeffer on the Christian Life

Schaeffer on the Christian Life

by Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols, Justin Taylor, Stephen J. Nichols and William Edgar

FRANCIS SCHAEFFER was one of the most influential apologists of the 20th century. Through his speaking, writing, and filmmaking, Schaeffer successfully transformed the way people thought of the Christian faith, from a rather private kind of piety to a worldview that addressed every sphere of life. This volume—written by a man converted from agnosticism… Read more…


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