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The Gospel and the Four Gospels 4. Clear, concise, and interesting. This book is accompanied by free online resources.

Life and Teachings of the Apostle Paul It is a little boring. We can notify you when this item is back in stock.

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Every other page contains at least one colorful picture, map, chart, or highlighted text box. Elijah Chan rated it liked it Jan 18, Elwell PhD, University of Edinburgh is emeritus professor of biblical and theological studies at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois, where he taught for nearly thirty years.

A Savior for All People 7. Historical, cultural, and geographical backgrounds are interwoven to help readers understand the broader context in which Scripture must be understood.

Books by Walter A. It has great information, maps and statements. Encountering the Book of Psalms C.

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Encountering the New Testament: A Historical and Theological Survey by Walter A. Elwell

Each of these subsections contains a wealth of information and more than adequately provides an overview of the areas in consideration. His overwhelming love for Christ and his desire to see others saved from the eternal torments of hell is what drove Paul all across the Roman world.

The Middle East in the Days of Jesus 3. A Call to Faith, Hope, and Love The Gospel of Luke: Encountering Jesus and the Gospels 2. The Gospel encounterig the Four Gospels 4. The section where they date each book is sometimes hard to follow because it gives five different dates and then says it is probably this one. If you want to have a deeper understanding of scriptural verses, stick nes the commentaries and the overviews they provide at the beginning.

This textbook is designed to facilitate an encounterimg of the theology and history of the New Testament that enables students to undertake an honest and informed reading of the New Testament text for themselves. Jeremy Edens rated it really liked tesstament Sep 13, This readable survey is designed to make the adventure less daunting and more rewarding.

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To ask other readers questions about Encountering the New Testamentplease sign up. Trivia About Encountering the Right with God I wasn’t the biggest fan of this book, to say the least. Maintaining Full Commitment to Christ Icons clearly delineate the focus of each section of text: Perhaps tye I have thoroughly enjoyed the study and reading of this book.


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This attractive and well-prepared volume should do well in the Christian college textbook market for which it has been designed. Both volumes should be in Bible colleges and seminary libraries. The lack of such a section was somewhat surprising, as one of the major themes of Encountering the New Testament is that of canonization. The contents of Encountering the New Testament are laid out in canonical order.

Eternal Life through His Name 8. It now takes a village to write a textbook and the benefits are evident both visually and pedagogically in this appealing first volume of Baker’s Encountering Biblical Studies series for undergraduates. Historical Criticism and Hermeneutics One of the things that sticks out is the discussion bew the authorship and dating of each book.

Both books are richly illustrated and have many side-bars and charts to help the student manage the information presented in the chapters. Elwell and Robert W. Back cover encounntering Studying the New Testament can be an exciting–and intimidating–experience.

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