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Excellence: The Character of God and the Pursuit of Scholarly Virtue

Excellence: The Character of God and the Pursuit of Scholarly Virtue

by Andreas J. Köstenberger and Andreas J. Köstenberger

We are called to excellence in all aspects of our lives and activities, and not least in our character. Andreas Köstenberger summons all Christians, and especially aspiring pastors, scholars, and teachers, to a life of virtue lived out in excellence. Köstenberger moves through Christian virtues chapter by chapter, outlining the Bible’s teaching and show… Read more…

God's Design for Man and Woman: A Biblical-Theological Survey

God's Design for Man and Woman: A Biblical-Theological Survey

by Andreas J. Köstenberger, Margaret Elizabeth Köstenberger, Andreas J. Köstenberger and Margaret Elizabeth Köstenberger

Equipping a New Generation to Live Out God’s DesignThis thorough study of the Bible’s teaching on men and women aims to help a new generation of Christians live for Christ in today’s world. Moving beyond other treatments that primarily focus on select passages, this winsome volume traces Scripture’s overarching pattern related to male-female relation… Read more…

Women in the Church (Third Edition): An Interpretation and Application of 1 Timothy 2:9-15

Women in the Church (Third Edition): An Interpretation and Application of 1 Timothy 2:9-15

by Andreas J. Köstenberger, Gloria Furman, Darrin Patrick, Denny Burk, Robert W. Yarbrough, Thomas R. Schreiner, Mary A. Kassian, Trillia Newbell, Andreas J. Köstenberger, S. M. Baugh, Al Wolters, Theresa Bowen, Monica Brennan, Rosaria Butterfield, Tony Merida and Albert Wolters

The role of women in the church is highly debated, with Christians on all sides using Paul’s teachings in 1 Timothy to justify their positions. Now in its third edition, this classic book edited by Andreas Köstenberger and Thomas Schreiner offers a robust exegesis of 1 Timothy 2:9–15, looking at the passage’s background, syntax, grammar, and enduring… Read more…

Father, Son and Spirit: The Trinity and John's Gospel

Father, Son and Spirit: The Trinity and John's Gospel

by Andreas J. Köstenberger and Scott R. Swain

From the patristic period until today, John's Gospel has served as a major source for the church's knowledge, doctrine and worship of the triune God. Among all New Testament documents the Fourth Gospel provides not only the most raw material for the doctrine of the Trinity, but also the most highly developed patterns of reflection on this material—… Read more…

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The Final Days of Jesus: The Most Important Week of the Most Important Person Who Ever Lived

The Final Days of Jesus: The Most Important Week of the Most Important Person Who Ever Lived

by Justin Taylor, Andreas J. Köstenberger, Alexander Stewart and Andreas J. Köstenberger

Walk With Jesus During His Last Week on EarthOn March 29, AD 33, Jesus entered the city of Jerusalem and boldly predicted that he would soon be put to death—executed on a cross, like a common criminal. So began the most important week of the most important person who ever lived.Nearly 2,000 years later, the events that took place during Jesus’s last days… Read more…

Heaven

Heaven

by Ajith Fernando, Andreas J. Köstenberger, Raymond C. OrtlundJr., Gerald Bray, Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson, Jonathan Pennington, Stephen J. Wellum, Jon Laansma, Stephen Noll, David B. Calhoun and Andreas J. Köstenberger

Our culture has a lot to say about heaven. But too much of it is based more on imaginative speculation or “supernatural” experiences than on the Bible itself. In the latest addition to the Theology in Community series, Christopher Morgan and Robert Peterson have assembled an interdisciplinary team of evangelical scholars to explore the doctrine of heaven… Read more…

The Glory of God

The Glory of God

by Stephen J. Nichols, Andreas J. Köstenberger, Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson, J. Nelson Jennings, Tremper Longman, Richard B. GaffinJr., Bryan Chapell, Richard R. MelickJr. and Andreas J. Köstenberger

Few topics are more crucial or central to the doctrine and daily life of a Christian than the glory of God. Despite its importance, however, few exhaustive books have been written on the subject. Andreas Köstenberger, Tremper Longman, Richard Gaffin, and other evangelical scholars and theologians have now collaborated to fill the void and help the churc… Read more…

Marriage and the Family: Biblical Essentials

Marriage and the Family: Biblical Essentials

by Andreas J. Köstenberger, David W. Jones and Andreas J. Köstenberger

The recent rulings on gay marriage and debates on family-related issues have placed marriage and family at the forefront of the public eye. More so than at any point in history, we are now confronted with the need to carefully define the meaning of marriage and family.Professor Andreas Köstenberger and ethics expert David W. Jones speak to the issues at han… Read more…

The Heresy of Orthodoxy (Foreword by I. Howard Marshall): How Contemporary Culture's Fascination with Diversity Has Reshaped Our Understanding of Early Christianity

The Heresy of Orthodoxy (Foreword by I. Howard Marshall): How Contemporary Culture's Fascination with Diversity Has Reshaped Our Understanding of Early Christianity

by I. Howard Marshall, Andreas J. Köstenberger, Michael J. Kruger and Andreas J. Köstenberger

Beginning with Walter Bauer in 1934, the denial of clear orthodoxy in early Christianity has shaped and largely defined modern New Testament criticism, recently given new life through the work of spokesmen like Bart Ehrman. Spreading from academia into mainstream media, the suggestion that diversity of doctrine in the early church led to many competing ortho… Read more…

Understanding the Times: New Testament Studies in the 21st Century: Essays in Honor of D. A. Carson on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday

Understanding the Times: New Testament Studies in the 21st Century: Essays in Honor of D. A. Carson on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday

by Andreas J. Köstenberger, Robert W. Yarbrough and Andreas J. Köstenberger

1 Chronicles speaks of men “of Issachar, men who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do.” In our rapidly changing, postmodern culture, we desperately need men who understand the times and know what we ought to do. D. A. Carson is such a man. Renowned as a gifted speaker, writer, theologian, and pastor, Carson has written … Read more…