Category: New Testament

The Orthodox Corruption of Scripture: The Effect of Early by Bart D. Ehrman

By Bart D. Ehrman

Victors not just write historical past: in addition they reproduce the texts. Bart Ehrman explores the shut courting among the social historical past of early Christianity and the textual culture of the rising New testomony, interpreting how early struggles among Christian "heresy" and "orthodoxy" affected the transmission of the files over which a few of the debates have been waged. He makes an important contribution to our realizing of the social and highbrow heritage of early Christianity and increases interesting questions about the connection of readers to their texts, in particular in an age while scribes may possibly remodel the files they reproduced. This version encompasses a new afterword surveying learn in biblical interpretation over the last 20 years.

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The Greek New Testament: SBL Edition by Michael W. Holmes

By Michael W. Holmes

The Society of Biblical Literature, in response to its challenge to foster biblical scholarship, is happy to sponsor, in organization with emblems Bible software program, a brand new, seriously edited version of the Greek New testomony. The SBL Greek New testomony (SBLGNT), that is freely on hand in digital shape (http://www.sblgnt.com), should be helpful to scholars, academics, translators, and students in a wide selection of settings and contexts.Why a brand new version? the various merits and lines of the commonly used average textual content of the Greek New testomony (i.e., the Nestle-Aland and United Bible Societies variations) are renowned and greatly preferred, however it doesn't meet the wishes of all clients. for instance, many students and scholars, specifically these dwelling in underresourced areas, shouldn't have easy accessibility to an up to date, severely edited Greek New testomony in digital shape. hence, academics who desire to contain parts of the Greek New testomony at school assignments or use the Greek New testomony of their personal scholarly examine and guides frequently needs to enter the Greek textual content letter by means of letter, that is either tedious and topic to blunders. scholars writing exegetical papers face comparable hindrances and demanding situations.

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Be Alert. Beware of the Religious Impostors by Warren W. Wiersbe

By Warren W. Wiersbe

The international is full of counterfeits. And the church isn't immune, as fake rules and doctrines can infect believers and congregations. So by way of non secular academics, messages, and activities, how will we inform truth from fiction? The solutions are present in 2 Peter, 2 & three John, and Jude, the place the apostles offer functional insights for discerning fact.

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Jesus the Liberator: A Historical-Theological Reading of by Jon Sobrino

By Jon Sobrino

This paintings is a presentation of the reality of Jesus Christ from the point of view of liberation - from Jesus's thoughts for the bad, his war of words with the robust and the persecution and loss of life this introduced him. development and increasing on his prior works, Jon Sobrino develops a Christology that exhibits how one can meet the secret of God, all God "Father" and make contact with this Jesus "the Christ".

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A Theology of Luke and Acts: God's Promised Program, by Darrell L. Bock

By Darrell L. Bock

This groundbreaking paintings by way of 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 folks of God might be God’s humans even in the course of a adversarial world.  it's a message the church nonetheless wishes today.  Bock either covers significant Lukan subject matters and units forth the unique contribution of Luke-Acts to the recent testomony and the canon of Scripture, supplying readers with an in-depth and holistic snatch of Lukan theology within the greater context of the Bible.

 

I. Howard Marshall:  “A extraordinary fulfillment that are meant to develop into the 1st port of demand scholars during this primary region of latest testomony Theology.”

 

Craig S. Keener:  “Bock’s very good exploration of Luke’s theological strategy and issues meets an enormous want in Lukan theology.”

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