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By W. Randolph Tate
By Dr. John A. Beck
By Michael J. H. Godfrey,Bruce W. Wilson
"Michael Godfrey deals insightful methods of reading the visions of John of Patmos, proficient via our Australasian context. it's clean to learn a statement earthed in antipodean soils and cultures. In Babylon's Cap, he perspectives the textual content in the course of the lens of latest social mirrored image and illustrates his studying with an insightful collection of literary, political, and social allusions, lots of to be able to be instantly famous as a 'southern view.'"
--Christopher Honoré, St. John's College
"This is a e-book of infrequent compassion, immediately scholarly, deeply own, eclectic, and relaxing. It opens up a textual content that almost all Christian readers could locate opaque and impenetrable. And it invitations us, as Godfrey says in his beginning pages, to 'dream a unique dream, to move us to another story.'"
--Lisa Emerson, Massey University
Michael Godfrey holds a PhD in New testomony from Australian Catholic college and a MA in Literature from Massey collage. An Anglican priest, he has labored in rural and distant, suburban and inner-urban Australia and New Zealand. He serves in a parish south of Darwin, is archdeacon of rural and distant areas of Arnhemland in Australia's Northern Territory, and chaplain of Kormilda collage, a secondary collage catering to city and distant Indigenous and non-Indigenous students.
By Gene Green
By Philip E. Friesen
This ebook finds the continuity of the previous and New Testaments within the improvement of those 3 significant issues over millenniums of time within the unfolding biblical tale of God's production, difficult love, and redemption of the social order. It offers biblical religion as a providentially guided technique in the neighborhood of religion leading to worldwide social switch that may be saw and defined as yeast in bread or seeds in soil as Jesus taught.
"Many appear to imagine that the non-violent, enemy-loving God printed in Jesus Christ is altogether assorted from the God depicted within the outdated testomony. With care and perception Philip Friesen demonstrates the fallacy of this kind of pondering. whereas God needed to make major concessions to paintings with the traditional Israelites, he has consistently been a God of non-violence. in the course of the previous testomony, Friesen argues, God used to be laying the root for the whole revelation of himself in Jesus. I heartily suggest this booklet for all who take Jesus' message of non-violence seriously."
author of the parable of a Christian faith and Letters From a Skeptic
"Philip E. Friesen attracts from a wealthy and sundry heritage to writer The outdated testomony Roots of Nonviolence. He employs the lotus imagery to complete this goal, before everything about the soil: exploring our fallen social order. for that reason, concerning the root: Abraham's religion in God's trustworthiness, the stem: the monarchy and prophetic culture, the flower: with Jesus' success, and transforming into seeds: as acceptable to heritage and missions. It qualifies as an artistic and provocative study."
Wheaton university, Emeritus
"Can the Bible be a resource for actual social swap in our modern damaged global? convinced! trustworthy to the biblical textual content, basically written, explicitly Anabaptist, and relocating past the theoretical to the sensible, Friesen strains the human-divine interplay throughout the previous and New Testaments, noting the place humanity's offerings have led us toward and extra from God's imaginative and prescient for peace and social justice. Friesen's special approach reaffirms our prayer, 'Thy country Come,' in those doubtful times."
Bethany Theological Seminary
Philip Friesen is a life-long instructor and missionary with event on 4 continents in a number of cultures. He serves at Stadium Village Church in ministry to the overseas group of students and their households on the collage of Minnesota. Philip can also be the worldwide views Fellow and Co-director of the Galilean Fellows, a gathering of students in Minneapolis dedicated both to scholarship and mission.
By Jon Valset
Jon Valset offers an orderly and meticulous research of the existence and occasions of Jesus Christ and the stipulations below which the hot testomony used to be compiled. With such a lot of information simply misinterpreted or neglected within the Bible, Valset digs during the maze of likely inappropriate and contradictory narratives and statements to provide transparent and novel checks of the Biblical texts, freed from preconceived principles and theological goals.
By Frank J. Matera
In this systematic, book-by-book exploration of the theology of every New testomony writing, Frank J. Matera explores theological variety and team spirit within the writings of the hot testomony. After an creation to the heritage and approach to New testomony theology, he explains and describes the theologies of the Synoptic, Pauline, and Johannine traditions, in addition to the wealthy theology of different New testomony voices: Hebrews, the Catholic Epistles, and the ebook of Revelation. Integrating either Protestant and Catholic techniques, this paintings presents scholars, pastors, and students a entire view of the recent testomony that's wealthy in exegetical and theological insight.
By David Swincer
By Darrell L. Bock
This groundbreaking paintings via Darrell Bock completely explores the theology of Luke’s gospel and the publication of Acts. In his writing, Luke files the tale of God operating via Jesus to herald a brand new period of promise and Spirit-enablement in order that the folk of God should be God’s humans even in the course of a opposed world. it's a message the church nonetheless wishes today. Bock either covers significant Lukan topics and units forth the targeted contribution of Luke-Acts to the hot testomony and the canon of Scripture, delivering readers with an in-depth and holistic seize of Lukan theology within the greater context of the Bible.
I. Howard Marshall: “A notable success that are supposed to develop into the 1st port of demand scholars during this principal quarter of recent testomony Theology.”
Craig S. Keener: “Bock’s first-class exploration of Luke’s theological procedure and subject matters meets a massive desire in Lukan theology.”