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Counterpoints: Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament

Counterpoints: Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament

by Stanley N. Gundry

To read the New Testament is to meet the Old Testament at every turn. But exactly how do Old Testament texts relate to their New Testament references and allusions? Moreover, what fruitful interpretive methods do New Testament texts demonstrate? Leading biblical scholars Walter Kaiser, Darrel Bock and Peter Enns each present their answers to questions surrou… Read more…

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 16 - Letters and Personal Writings

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 16 - Letters and Personal Writings

by Jonathan Edwards

This volume gathers together for the first time all known extant letters of Jonathan Edwards, along with his major personal writings. For more than three decades George S. Claghorn has scoured America, Great Britain, and Scotland for letters and documents by and about Edwards. The result is an unparalleled compendium of 235 letters—including 116 never befo… Read more…

Counterpoints: Genesis: History, Fiction, or Neither?

Counterpoints: Genesis: History, Fiction, or Neither?

by James K. Hoffmeier, Gordon Wenham and Kenton L. Sparks

There is little doubt that in recent years the nature of the Genesis narrative has sparked much debate among Christians. This Counterpoints volume introduces three predominant interpretive genres and their implications for biblical understanding. Each contributor identifies their position on the genre of Genesis 1-11, addressing why it is appropriate to the … Read more…

Counterpoints: Four Views on the Apostle Paul

Counterpoints: Four Views on the Apostle Paul

by Stanley N. Gundry

The apostle Paul was a vital force in the development of Christianity. Paul’s historical and religious context affects the theological interpretation of Paul’s writings, no small issue in the whole of Christian theology. Recent years have seen much controversy about the apostle Paul, his religious and social context, and its effects on his theology. In t… Read more…

Counterpoints Biblical Studies Collection: 8-Volume Set

Counterpoints Biblical Studies Collection: 8-Volume Set

The Counterpoints Biblical Studies Collection: 8-Volume Set is a value for readers (the total retail value of the individual books is over $155), covering topics the area of biblical studies including volumes on the historical Adam, the genre of the early chapters of Genesis, the Canaanite genocide, the New Testament use of the Old Testament, the apostle Pau… Read more…

Counterpoints: Four Views on Divine Providence

Counterpoints: Four Views on Divine Providence

by Stanley N. Gundry

Questions about divine providence have preoccupied Christians for generations: Are people elected to salvation? For whom did Jesus die? This book introduces readers to four prevailing views on divine providence, with particular attention to the question of who Jesus died to save (the extent of the atonement) and if or how God determines who will be saved (pr… Read more…

Counterpoints: Four Views on the Historical Adam

Counterpoints: Four Views on the Historical Adam

by Stanley N. Gundry

As a part of the Counterpoints series, Four Views on the Historical Adam clearly outlines four primary views on Adam held by evangelicals, featuring top-notch proponents of each view presenting their positions in their own words and critiquing the positions with which they disagree. You will come away with a better understanding of the key biblical and theol… Read more…

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 5 - Apocalyptic Writings

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 5 - Apocalyptic Writings

by Jonathan Edwards

This edition presents the first text of Jonathan Edwards’ private commentary on the book of Revelation. Written over a period of thirty-five years, Edwards’ notebook reveals his lifelong fascination with apocalyptic speculation (including its bizarre aspects) and his persistent conviction concerning the usefulness of the visions in the life of the Christ… Read more…

Faith Worth Teaching, A: The Heidelberg Catechism’s Enduring Heritage

Faith Worth Teaching, A: The Heidelberg Catechism’s Enduring Heritage

by John D. Payne

For 450 years, churches throughout the world have been using the Heidelberg Catechism (1563) to instruct God’s people in foundational Christian doctrine. When Elector Frederick III (1515–1576) commissioned the preparation of a manual for instructing the youth and guiding the pastors and teachers of his domain, he could not have imagined the profound effe… Read more…

Counterpoints: Understanding Four Views on Baptism

Counterpoints: Understanding Four Views on Baptism

by Paul E. Engle

What is the significance of water baptism? Who should be baptized? Is infant baptism scriptural? Which is the proper baptismal mode: sprinkling, pouring, or immersion? Should people be rebaptized if they join a church that teaches a different form of baptism? Should baptism be required for church membership? These and other questions are explored in this tho… Read more…

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 17 - Sermons and Discourses, 1730-1733

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 17 - Sermons and Discourses, 1730-1733

by Jonathan Edwards

In his new role as pastor of the Northampton church, Jonathan Edwards turned his attention to the political, social, and economic activities of his congregation, shaping his preaching to the day-to-day occurrences in their lives. This volume contains eighteen sermons that Edwards composed in Northampton from the beginning of 1730 through mid-September 1733… Read more…

Counterpoints: Four Views on Christian Spirituality

Counterpoints: Four Views on Christian Spirituality

by Stanley N. Gundry

Amid a culture that is both fascinated by spirituality and inundated by a dizzying variety of options for pursuing it, many Christians long for a deeper, more historically rooted spiritual life. In Four Views on Christian Spirituality, general editor Bruce Demarest presents an invaluable resource for study and comparison of the major Christian perspectives o… Read more…


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