By Frank J. Matera
Written in a transparent and available demeanour, Matera offers readers with the way to comprehend the crucial message of the hot testomony and of Christian religion: God raised Jesus from the lifeless. construction in this message, he exhibits that the resurrection of Jesus permits and empowers believers to stay on the earth this day and offers them with the reassurance that God will bring up them from the useless as well.
By J. I. Packer,Sven K. Soderlund
“Wisdom is very best; for this reason get knowledge. notwithstanding it rate all you might have, get understanding.” —Proverbs 4:7 (NIV) while a man’s lifestyles embodies the pursuit of knowledge, it bears between its end result the deep love and admire of his kinfolk, associates, and associates. Bruce ok. Waltke is any such guy. knowledge has outlined Dr. Waltke, either as one in all his own traits and because the center of his decades of biblical learn, invoking the top efforts of his bold mind and etching itself indelibly on his personality. In tribute to Dr. Waltke, we current this number of writings exploring the knowledge standpoint of the Bible. the way in which of knowledge screens a degree of scholarship and perception in accordance with Bruce Waltke’s excessive educational criteria, and a breadth of outlook reflective of his personal extensive seize of God’s note and its software to all of lifestyles. might you, the reader, benefit.
By Mavis M. Leung,I. Howard Marshall
"Instead of marketing a singular and maybe speculative thesis, a few books conscientiously determine sweeping vistas which are more often than not entertained yet that experience by no means been probed. this can be a kind of books. Leung patiently teases out the various hyperlinks among David kingship motifs and the move motifs that intertwine in John's Gospel. In so doing she lightly modifies and enriches our clutch of Johannine theology."
-D. A. Carson
Research Professor of latest Testament
Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
"The author's key perception during this booklet is obvious: 'Outside the eagerness narrative, the advanced interaction of Jesus' messianic kingship and demise has very not often been the item of systematic analysis.' Dr. Mavis Leung achieves at size what has formerly been tried purely piecemeal. In John's Gospel, the messiah is actually king, yet his coronation is basically his dying, making the main stepping-stone to his throne the move. This study's methodical unfolding of a significant Fourth Gospel conviction is an important contribution to Johannine experiences. It additionally marks the maturation of recent testomony scholarship from chinese language quarters, a welcome supplement to dramatic development in Asian Christianity all over the world on the well known point. In commendable style Leung units the velocity and issues the path for fruitful exegetical hard work in generations ahead."
-Robert W. Yarbrough
Professor of latest Testament
Covenant Theological Seminary
Mavis M. Leung (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity university) is Assistant Professor of recent testomony at Evangel Seminary, Hong Kong. She is the writer of a few articles in magazine of the Evangelical Theological Society, Jian Dao magazine, Trinity magazine, and Bibliotheca Sacra (forthcoming).
By Charlotte M Mason
The Saviour of the World covers every one incident and every announcing within the Bible and converts them to both a unmarried poem, clean verse or rhymed stanza, in accordance with the topic. This quantity, referred to as The state of Heaven, was once initially released in 1909. This booklet could be of curiosity to scholars of either non secular reports and English literature.
By James R. McConnell Jr.
"As a rhetorical class, biblical students usually use topos in a normal and uncritical method. What McConnell provides during this paintings is a cautious and obviously written problem for biblical students to increase and deepen their figuring out of topos. His meticulous use of basic assets, considerate engagement with secondary assets, and exegetical insights will lead readers to view the characters in Luke-Acts anew in the course of the rhetorical prism of divine testimony."
--David M. may perhaps, significant Baptist Theological Seminary
"With willing perception drawn from Greco-Roman, Jewish, and early Christian literature, McConnell makes a transparent and compelling case for the significance of the topos of divine testimony in Luke-Acts. This learn illuminates the message of Luke-Acts and is a superb contribution to reviews at the rhetoric of the recent Testament."
--Josh Stigall, Briercrest College
"Bringing a wealth of perception from the learn of classical rhetoric to endure at the interpretation of Luke-Acts, McConnell demonstrates convincingly that the topos of divine testimony capabilities basically as a method of characterization, persuading the viewers of the piety or impiety (and for this reason guilt or innocence) of a given personality. This e-book constitutes a noteworthy contribution to style, narrative, and rhetorical serious learn of the recent Testament."
--Julien C. H. Smith, Valparaiso University
James R. McConnell, Jr., PhD, is Assistant Professor of recent testomony Interpretation on the tuition of Divinity, Gardner-Webb University.
By Siegfried Kreuzer
This quantity offers English and German papers that provide an summary on very important levels, advancements, and difficulties of the Septuagint and the study relating to it. 4 sections take care of the cultural and theological heritage and beginnings of the Septuagint, the outdated Greek and recensions of the textual content, the Septuagint and New testomony quotations, and a dialogue of Papyrus 967 and Codex Vaticanus.
- A entire checklist of Kreuzer's courses at the textual content and textual background of the Hebrew Bible and the Septuagint
- Criteria for research of the Antiochene/Lucianic textual content and the Kaige-Recension
- A shut exam of the origins and improvement of the Septuagint within the context of Alexandrian and early Jewish tradition and learning
Siegfried Kreuzer is Professor of previous testomony and Biblical Archaeology at Kirchliche Hochschule Wuppertal/Bethel. he's the co-editor of Der Antiochenische textual content der Septuaginta in seiner Bezeugung und seiner Bedeutung (Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht) and Die Septuaginta: Entstehung, Sprache, Geschichte (Mohr Siebeck).
By Othmar Keel
By Edwyn Bevan
The old global as a complete believed within the lifestyles of a global of spirits past, or along, the noticeable, tangible international. They believed additionally that communications among those worlds often happened: in every single place we discover diviners and prophets, oracles and visionaries.
First released in 1928, Sibyls and Seers investigates some of the features of this ‘superstition’ within the old close to East, in Homer, the Greek tragedians, and the myriad religions of the Roman Empire. The theophanies of Yahweh within the outdated testomony - Enoch, Jeremiah, Ezekiel – are given a few cognizance, as is the culture in Christian theology and literature: St Paul, Pope Gregory the good, Dionysius the Areopagite, and the Scholastics. those lectures are in actual fact written, vast in scope and entire of perception for modern scholars of faith, theology and anthropology.
By Deborah Sims McCoy
The writer introduces the reader to a suite of scripturally established exhortative messages. those short messages are the canvas on which the writer paints a compelling trip of useful software of biblical precepts and rules, putting the reader on a pathway vivid with the promise of non secular development and blessings.
Thought frightening and tough, those exhortations supply religious apparatus for everybody; for the curious seeker, for the “babe in Christ,” and in case you were on their trip with the Lord for your time. Nestled inside every one message, the writer presents a distinct size of transparency by way of sharing profound and impactful passages taken from her own journals. As you come across those messages, you're destined to be engaged and encouraged. you're destined to be exhorted.
By Allen P. Ross