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New Studies in Biblical Theology - A Gracious and Compassionate God: Mission, Salvation and Spirituality in the Book of Jonah (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - A Gracious and Compassionate God: Mission, Salvation and Spirituality in the Book of Jonah (NSBT)

by Daniel C. Timmer

The book of Jonah is arguably just as jarring for us as it was for the ancients. Ninevah's repentance, Jonah's estrangement from God and the book's bracing moral conclusion all pose unsettling questions for today's readers. For biblical theologians, Jonah also raises tough questions regarding mission and religious conversio… Read more…

Work Of The Pastor

Work Of The Pastor

by William Still

Gain an insight into the work of the pastor. It is based on the thesis that the pastor, being the shepherd of the flock, feeds the flock upon God's Word; the bulk of pastoral work is therefore through the ministry of the Word.… Read more…

Trials Of Theology

Trials Of Theology

by Brian S. Rosner

Students of theology can find themselves strengthened and renewed while they study, but it can also be a time of trial. This reader shows how to navigate such trials as we study for and then engage in Christian ministry. It includes wisdom from voices past: Augustine; Martin Luther; C. H. Spurgeon; B. B. Warfield; Dietrich Bonhoeffer and C.S. Lewis. … Read more…

Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis: Interpreting Revelation and Other Apocalyptic Literature (HNTE)

Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis: Interpreting Revelation and Other Apocalyptic Literature (HNTE)

by C. Marvin Pate

With historic events seeming to burgeon with signs of the last days, the study of apocalyptic literature — that which is concerned with the end of history as we know it and the coming kingdom of God — has become increasingly relevant. C. Marvin Pate provides a guide to the distinctive content, form, and function of apocalyptic books for those who are int… Read more…

Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the General Letters (HNTE)

Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the General Letters (HNTE)

by Herbert W. Bateman IV

A concise guide to the interpretive process for the eight New Testament general letters This handbook is designed as a step-by-step approach for analyzing and communicating eight letters of the New Testament: Hebrews, James, the Petrine Letters, the Johannine Letters, and Jude. Interpreting the General Letters provides important background… Read more…

Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Pauline Letters (HNTE)

Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Pauline Letters (HNTE)

by John D. Harvey

The inaugural volume in the Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis series, Interpreting the Pauline Letters begins by exploring the components of narrative — setting, characterization, and plot — and then develops the foremost theological themes in each of the books traditionally ascribed to Paul. The method sets the task of exegesis wit… Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Apocalyptic Literature (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Apocalyptic Literature (HOTE)

by Richard A. Taylor

At one time, Old Testament apocalyptic literature was relegated to the more obscure reaches of biblical scholarship, acceptable to occasionally refer to, but too thorny to delve into deeply. However, in recent decades it has moved to the forefront of research. The rich veins of insight to be mined in the book of Daniel and other apocalyptic texts are being r… Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Wisdom Books (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Wisdom Books (HOTE)

by Edward M. Curtis

The wisdom literature of the Bible (Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Songs) is filled with practical principles for everyday life. While some Christians are deterred by the pragmatic character of these matter-of-fact guidelines, they are as integral to God's purposes for His people as the explicitly theological material that dominates other parts… Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Prophetic Books (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Prophetic Books (HOTE)

by Gary V. Smith

A guide for students and pastors to aptly interpret and communicate the messages of the prophetic books Preaching from a prophetic text can be daunting because it can be difficult to place these prophecies in their proper historical setting. The prophets used different literary genres and they often wrote using metaphorical poetry that is … Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Psalms (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Psalms (HOTE)

by Mark D. Futato

Widely used in personal and public worship, the Psalms present multiple interpretive challenges. Their poetic form has few, if any, points of contact with English poetry and the images in the Psalms can seem just as distant. Furthermore, Mark Futato writes, their ethics at times seem to go against the grain of the teachings of the New Testament. … Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Historical Books (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Historical Books (HOTE)

by Robert B Chisholm Jr

The Old Testament displays a remarkable literary and theological unity through a variety of genres. But applying a single, one-size-fits-all method of exegesis can lead to confusion and misunderstanding. A valuable reference tool for students and pastors, the Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis (HOTE) series provides readers with an enhanced understanding o… Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Pentateuch (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Pentateuch (HOTE)

by Peter T Vogt

In this latest addition to the Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis series, Peter T. Vogt continues the tradition of excellence established by previous volumes. Divided into three parts, Interpreting the Pentateuch first provides an overview of the major themes of the Pentateuch. In the second part, Vogt offers resources and strategies for interpreting and u… Read more…


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