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New Studies in Biblical Theology - The Temple and the Church's Mission: A Biblical Theology of the Dwelling Place of God (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - The Temple and the Church's Mission: A Biblical Theology of the Dwelling Place of God (NSBT)

by G. K. Beale

"Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth. . . . And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem. . . . And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, ?Behold, the dwelling place of God is with man." (Revelation 21:1-3, ESV). In this comprehensive study, a New Studies in Biblical Theology volume, G. K. Beale argues that the Old Testament t… Read more…

Against the Gods: The Polemical Theology of the Old Testament

Against the Gods: The Polemical Theology of the Old Testament

by John D. Currid

Did Moses borrow ideas from his cultural neighbors when he wrote the Pentateuch? Scholars disagree on the relationship between portions of the Old Testament and similar ancient Near Eastern accounts. Following in the footsteps of higher critics, some evangelical scholars now argue that Moses drew significantly from the worldview of his pagan contemporaries. … Read more…

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 21 - Writings on the Trinity, Grace, and Faith

Works of Jonathan Edwards: Volume 21 - Writings on the Trinity, Grace, and Faith

by Jonathan Edwards

In this collection of writings drawn from Jonathan Edwards’s essays and topical notebooks, the great American theologian deals with key Christian doctrines including the Trinity, grace, and faith. The volume includes long-established pieces in the Edwards canon, newly reedited from the original manuscripts, as well as documents that have never before been … Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - God's Unfaithful Wife: A Biblical Theology of Spiritual Adultery (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - God's Unfaithful Wife: A Biblical Theology of Spiritual Adultery (NSBT)

by Raymond C. OrtlundJr.

The biblical theme of spiritual adultery stands in all its bluntness for a deeply offensive sin—the unfaithfulness of God's covenant people in departing from Yahweh, their husband, and going after false gods. Raymond C. Ortlund Jr. begins by showing how the Genesis vision of human marriage provides the logic and coherent network of m… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Hear, My Son: Teaching  Learning in Proverbs 1-9 (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Hear, My Son: Teaching Learning in Proverbs 1-9 (NSBT)

by Daniel J. Estes

Even a cursory reading of the book of Proverbs reveals that it is dominated by the subject of education, or personal formation. The voice of the teacher addressing his pupils resounds from its pages. A wide array of topics is presented, and frequent exhortations challenge the learner to hear and heed the teacher's instruction. This material, however, com… Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Exalted Above the Heavens: The Risen and Ascended Christ (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Exalted Above the Heavens: The Risen and Ascended Christ (NSBT)

by Peter C Orr

Christians usually focus on what Jesus has done (his life, death and resurrection) and what he will do (his second coming and eternal reign). While there has been something of a revival of interest in his ascension, studies of Jesus in his exalted state are relatively rare. However, the Christ that Christians trust in, relate to and love is not only the one … Read more…

John Wesley’s Teachings, Volume 3

John Wesley’s Teachings, Volume 3

by Thomas C. Oden

John Wesley’s Teaching is the first systematic exposition of John Wesley's theology that is also faithful to Wesley's own writings. Wesley was a prolific writer and commentator on Scripture---his collected works fill eighteen volumes---and yet it is commonly held that he was not systematic or consistent in his theology and teachings. On the contrar… Read more…

Counterpoints: Four Views on Hell

Counterpoints: Four Views on Hell

by John F. Walvoord, Clark H. Pinnock and Zachary J. Hayes

Most contemporary Christians acknowledge the doctrine of hell, but they’d rather not think about how God punishes the wicked. The authors of Four Views on Hell meet this subject head-on with different views on what the Scriptures say. Is hell to be understood literally as a place of eternal smoke and flames? Or are such images simply metaphors for a real b… Read more…

Rest and Work - Bible and Your Work Study Series

Rest and Work - Bible and Your Work Study Series

This Bible study examines the meaning and place of “rest” and “work” in the Bible, providing a relevant roadmap for our everyday lives. Workplace Christians who wonder if the Bible’s Sabbath commandments still apply to us today will find this to be a practical, meditative, and helpful guide. People thrive when we work and rest in… Read more…

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New Studies in Biblical Theology - Sealed with an Oath: Covenant in God's Unfolding Purpose (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Sealed with an Oath: Covenant in God's Unfolding Purpose (NSBT)

by Paul R Williamson

Paul R. Williamson looks at the role of the covenant concept in Scripture and the meaning of this terminology. He then sets the idea of covenant in the context of God's universal purpose, and traces the idea through Noah and the patriarchs, the nation of Israel and the kingship of David. Lastly, he shows how the new covenant is anticipated in the Old Tes… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Ancient Apocryphal Gospels

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Ancient Apocryphal Gospels

by Markus Bockmuehl

In this reader-friendly guide, Markus Bockmuehl offers a sympathetic account of the ancient apocryphal Gospel writings, showing their place within the reception history and formation of what was to become the canonical fourfold Gospel. Bockmuehl begins by helping readers understand the early history behind these noncanonical Gospels before… Read more…

Sure I Believe - So What!

Sure I Believe - So What!

by James Montgomery Boice

No matter how enthusiastically we embrace doctrinal teaching it has no real power unless accompanied by action. James Boice tackles key areas of conflict in the Christian's life - avoiding hypocrisy, guarding our tongues using our wealth appropriately, perseverance. If you really believe then it will show in your life. James is a pract… Read more…


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