Resources by Joel B. Green - Olive Tree Bible Software

Save up to 65% on the Best Bible Study Tools!

Resources by Joel B. Green

For the Olive Tree Bible App

The Old Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey

The Old Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey

by Joel B. Green and Jacqueline E. Lapsley

The acclaimed Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics (DSE), written to respond to the movement among biblical scholars and ethicists to recover the Bible for moral formation, offered needed orientation and perspective on the vital relationship between Scripture and ethics. This book-by-book survey of the Old Testament features key articles from the DSE, bringing… Read more…

Conversion in Luke-Acts: Divine Action, Human Cognition, and the People of God

Conversion in Luke-Acts: Divine Action, Human Cognition, and the People of God

by Joel B. Green

Repentance and conversion are key topics in New Testament interpretation and in Christian life. However, the study of conversion in early Christianity has been plagued by psychological assumptions alien to the world of the New Testament. Leading New Testament scholar Joel Green believes that careful attention to the narrative of Luke-Acts calls for significa… Read more…

Recovering the Scandal of the Cross: Atonement in New Testament and Contemporary Contexts

Recovering the Scandal of the Cross: Atonement in New Testament and Contemporary Contexts

by Joel B. Green and Mark D. Baker

For the first-century Roman world the cross was first and foremost an instrument of shameful and violent execution. But early Christians, who had seen their world upended by the atoning power of the cross of Christ, came to view it in an entirely different light. Deeply scandalous, it was paradoxically glorious. For the cross of Christ marked the epochal sav… Read more…

The Nature of the Atonement: Four Views

The Nature of the Atonement: Four Views

by Joel B. Green, Thomas R. Schreiner, Gregory A. Boyd, Paul R. Eddy, James K. Beilby and Bruce Reichenbach

A long history of biblical exegesis and theological reflection has shaped our understanding of the atonement today. The more prominent highlights of this history have acquired familiar names for the household of faith: Christus Victor, penal substitutionary, subjective, and governmental. Recently the penal substitutionary view, and particularly its misa… Read more…


(Number of titles: 16)