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  • Sex and the Single Savior

    Sex and the Single Savior
    av Dale B. Martin

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664230463

    Probing into numerous questions about gender and sexuality, Dale Martin delves into the biblical texts anew and unearths surprising findings. Avoiding preconceptions about ancient sexuality, he explores the ethics of desire and marriage and pays car…

  • Unapologetic Theology

    Unapologetic Theology
    av William C. Placher

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664250645

    In Unapologetic Theology, William Placher examines religion and the search for truth in a pluralistic society. Among the issues he considers are science and its relation to belief, dialogue among various religions, and the theological method.

  • The Parables of Jesus

    The Parables of Jesus
    av William Barclay

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664258283

    William Barclay brings to these "best-known stories in the world" new force and significance for the modern reader. Each chapter analyzes an individual parable--identifies its theme, explains it in the light of the language and customs of the ancien…

  • A Brief History of Ancient Israel

    A Brief History of Ancient Israel
    av Victor Harold Matthews

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664224363

    Grounded in the latest archeological developments, Victor Matthews's A Brief History of Ancient Israel presents a concise history of Israel covering the ancestral period, conquest and settlement, the monarchy, and both the exilic and postexilic peri…

  • Jesus and the Gospels

    Jesus and the Gospels
    av John T. Carroll

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664239725

    After two millennia, Jesus remains as fascinating and compelling a figure as ever, not only for Christian communities but also for countless others in diverse contemporary cultures. In this fresh introduction to Jesus and the Gospels, prominent scho…

  • Navigating Paul

    Navigating Paul
    av Jouette M. Bassler

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664227418

    Jouette Bassler, one of the foremost experts on Pauline theology, offers her wisdom and insight into the core of Paul's thought in this brief and accessible book. She focuses on major themes in Paul, such as grace, law, faith, righteousness, Israel,…

  • Meditations on the Cross

    Meditations on the Cross

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257552

    The cross and the resurrection were central themes for Bonhoeffer's theology. These excerpts from sermons and letters contain his personal and faithful words about the crucifixion and the power of the cross for all Christians. Meditations on the Cro…

  • A Short Introduction to Hermeneutics

    A Short Introduction to Hermeneutics
    av David Jasper

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664227517

    Hermeneutics defines the rules used to search out the meaning of Scripture. Throughout church history, interpreters have approached biblical interpretation in different ways, using different tools and methods. This book conveniently and accessibly s…

  • Biblical Exegesis, Third Edition

    Biblical Exegesis, Third Edition
    av John H. Hayes

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664227753

    John Hayes and Carl Holladay have thoroughly revised and expanded this best-selling textbook, adding new chapters on emerging methods of interpretation and the use of computer technology for exegesis. All bibliographies have been updated, and Script…

  • New Testament Theology

    New Testament Theology
    av Frank J. Matera

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664230449

    In this systematic, book-by-book exploration of the theology of each New Testament writing, Frank J. Matera explores theological diversity and unity in the writings of the New Testament. After an introduction to the history and method of New Testame…

  • Romans in Full Circle

    Romans in Full Circle
    av Mark Reasoner

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664228736

    The New Testament book of Romans has played an important role in the life of the church from the period of the early church and through to the present day. In this concise survey of the major theological changes associated with Paul's letter, Mark R…

  • Our Mother Saint Paul

    Our Mother Saint Paul
    av Beverly Roberts Gaventa

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231491

    In his epistles, Paul at various points uses maternal imagery to talk about his apostolic labors, sometimes actually referring to himself as a mother. For example, Paul writes that he must behave "like a nurse caring for her own children." Later, he…

  • Radical Monotheism and Western Culture

    Radical Monotheism and Western Culture
    av H. Richard Niebuhr

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664253264

    This reissue of a classic work of H. Richard Niebuhr, one of the most influential and creative theological ethicists of the twentieth century, highlights his mature thinking. By using path-breaking interpretations of faith as a basic dimension of hu…

  • The Nature of Doctrine, 25th Anniversary Edition

    The Nature of Doctrine, 25th Anniversary Edition
    av George A. Lindbeck

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233358

    The Nature of Doctrine, originally published in 1984, is one of the most influential works of academic theology in the past fifty years. A true classic, this book sets forth the central tenets of a post-liberal approach to theology, emphasizing a cu…

  • Liberation Theology for Armchair Theologians

    Liberation Theology for Armchair Theologians
    av Miguel A. De la Torre

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664238131

    In this helpful addition to the Armchair Theologians series, Miguel A. De La Torre provides a concise overview of the global religious movement known as liberation theology that focuses on defining the major themes of this movement, as well as dispe…

  • Creation and Humanity

    Creation and Humanity

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231354

    This major sourcebook provides significant primary readings from the history of Christian theology on the topics of creation and humanity. Beginning with an extended introduction, McFarland fleshes out the topics of creation and humanity in sections…

  • Parallel Lives of Jesus

    Parallel Lives of Jesus
    av Edward Adams

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233310

    In this highly readable introduction to the Gospels, Edward Adams demonstrates how the four canonical Gospels function separatelyaEURO"as unique accounts of Jesus' lifeaEURO"and as narrative renditions of a shared story: the Fourfold Gospel. Buildin…

  • Old Testament Wisdom, Third Edition

    Old Testament Wisdom, Third Edition
    av James L. Crenshaw

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664234591

    For thirty years, James Crenshaw's Old Testament Wisdom has been the premier introduction to the wisdom books of the Old Testament. That tradition continues with this newly updated edition. This popular textbook introduces readers to the wisdom trad…

  • An Introduction to the Old Testament, Second Edition

    An Introduction to the Old Testament, Second Edition
    av Walter Brueggemann

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664234584

    In this updated edition of the popular textbook, Walter Brueggemann and Tod Linafelt introduce the reader to the broad theological scope of the Old Testament, treating some of the most important issues and methods in contemporary biblical interpreta…

  • Christian Faith (Two-Volume Set)

    Christian Faith (Two-Volume Set)
    av Friedrich D. E. Schleiermacher

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664226206

    Christian Faith is one of the most important works of Christian theology ever written. The author, known as the "father of theological liberalism," correlates the entirety of Christian doctrine to the human experience of and consciousness of God. A…

  • John, the Maverick Gospel, Third Edition

    John, the Maverick Gospel, Third Edition
    av Robert Kysar

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664230562

    John, the Maverick Gospel has long been regarded as one of the most trustworthy introductions to the Fourth Gospel, paying special attention to the literary and theological dimensions of this Gospel without neglecting historical and other approaches…

  • A God of Vengeance?

    A God of Vengeance?
    av Erich Zenger

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664256371

    The aggressive tone of the psalms that deal with violence is often viewed as in direct opposition to Jesus' command to love one's neighbor. Erich Zenger, a preeminent international scholar, offers to Christians a new understanding of these powerful,…

  • The Nature and Destiny of Man: A Christian Interpretation

    The Nature and Destiny of Man: A Christian Interpretation
    av Reinhold Niebuhr

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257095

    The Nature and Destiny of Man issues a vigorous challenge to Western civilization to understand its roots in the faith of the Bible, particularly the Hebraic tradition. The growth, corruption, and purification of the important Western emphases on in…

  • The New Testament in Its Social Environment

    The New Testament in Its Social Environment
    av John E. Stambaugh

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664250126

    Reviews the history of the Near East

  • Q, the Earliest Gospel

    Q, the Earliest Gospel
    av John S. Kloppenborg

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664232221

    Estimated to date back to the very early Jesus movement, the lost Gospel known as Q offers a distinct and remarkable picture of Jesus and his significance--and one that differs markedly from that offered by its contemporary, the apostle Paul.Q prese…

  • Paul for Everyone

    Paul for Everyone
    av Tom Wright, N. T. Wright, Tom Wright

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664227852

    Tom Wright's eye-opening comments on these letters are combined, passage-by-passage, with his fresh and inviting new translation of the Bible text. Making use of his true scholar's understanding, yet writing in an approachable and anecdotal style, W…

  • Death and Eternal Life

    Death and Eternal Life
    av John Hick

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664255091

    In this cross-cultural, interdisciplinary study, John Hick draws upon major world religions, as well as biology, psychology, parapsychology, anthropology, and philosophy, to explore the mystery of death. He argues that scientific and philosophical o…

  • Stories from Ancient Canaan, Second Edition

    Stories from Ancient Canaan, Second Edition

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664232429

    The texts from ancient Ugarit are among the most important modern discoveries for understanding the Bible. For more than thirty years, Stories from Ancient Canaan has been recognized as a highly authoritative and readable presentation of the princip…

  • Receiving Woman

    Receiving Woman
    av Ann Belford Ulanov

    Häftad - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664243609

    This book grew out of years of reflections on real women's experiences. From them, Ann Ulanov states, "a common voice emerged speaking about each woman's struggle to receive all of herself. Each was trying to find and put together different parts of…

  • The Story of Romans

    The Story of Romans
    av A. Katherine Grieb

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664225254

    A. Katherine Grieb insightfully traces the argument of Paul's letter to the Romans and shows how it is grounded in the story of God's faithfulness to Israel. She draws together a number of crucial insights: the narrative character of Paul's thought,…

  • The Word in This World

    The Word in This World
    av Paul W. Meyer

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664227012

    This volume brings together numerous publications that range across the New Testament canon and encompass a variety of forms, from thematic essay to commentary, from close exegesis to homily. All these studies highlight Paul Meyer's characteristic a…

  • Isaiah 40-66

    Isaiah 40-66
    av Walter Brueggemann

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257910

    In this volume, Walter Brueggemann focuses on Second Isaiah (Isaiah 40-55), believed to be written by a second exilic poet, and Third Isaiah (Isaiah 56-66), a third group of texts that rearticulate Isaianic theology in yet another faith situation. B…

  • God Is on the Cross

    God Is on the Cross
    av Dietrich Bonhoeffer

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664239206

    These forty stirring devotions will guide and inspire readers as they move thematically through the weeks of Lent and Easter, encountering themes of prayerful reflection, self-denial, temptation, suffering, and the meaning of the cross. Passages fro…

  • The Practice of Pastoral Care, Revised and Expanded Edition

    The Practice of Pastoral Care, Revised and Expanded Edition
    av Carrie Doehring

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664238407

    The Practice of Pastoral Care has become a popular seminary textbook for courses in pastoral care and a manual for clinical pastoral education. In it, Doehring encourages counselors to view their ministry through a trifocal lens that incorporates pr…

  • The Word before the Powers

    The Word before the Powers
    av Charles L. Campbell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664222338

    In this examination of the ethical significance of preaching, Charles Campbell provides both fresh insights into the relationship between preaching and ethics and a challenging moral vision for the contemporary church. Moving beyond a narrow focus o…

  • The Legacy of Billy Graham

    The Legacy of Billy Graham

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231385

    Perhaps no individual has had more of an effect on twentieth-century American Christianity than the renowned evangelist Billy Graham, whose work has been widely influential in arenas from the rising evangelical movement to the White House. Although…

  • Materiality as Resistance

    Materiality as Resistance
    av Walter Brueggemann

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664266264

    What is materiality? Jesus practiced materiality when he healed the bodies of the sick, proclaimed Jubilee to the poor, and fed the five thousand. He practiced materiality over materialism. In Materiality as Resistance, Walter Brueggemann defines ma…

  • The Strength of the Weak

    The Strength of the Weak
    av Dorothee Soelle

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664246235

    Bringing together issues of religion and life, politics and personal identity, feminism and liberation theology, Dorothee Soelle presents a powerful critique of modern society, striking at dehumanizing elements that combine to oppress both women and…

  • Did the First Christians Worship Jesus?

    Did the First Christians Worship Jesus?
    av James D. G. Dunn

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231965

    To answer the title question effectively requires more than the citing of a few texts; we must first acknowledge that the way to the answer is more difficult than it appears and recognize that the answer may be less straightforward than many would l…

  • Fifty Prayers

    Fifty Prayers
    av Karl Barth

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231538

    This collection for the first time makes Karl Barth's pastoral prayers available to an English-speaking audience, offering a fresh perspective on how the great Swiss theologian understood this central practice of Christian life. The prayers are orga…

  • Jesus-God and Man (2nd Edition)

    Jesus-God and Man (2nd Edition)
    av Wolfhart Pannenberg

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664244682

    One of the most influential twentieth-century studies on the doctrine of Christ, this highly acclaimed work demonstrates Pannenberg's belief that at the heart of every Christian theology lies its teaching about Jesus Christ. The second edition, avai…

  • A Fine-Tuned Universe

    A Fine-Tuned Universe
    av Alister E. McGrath

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233105

    Are there viable pathways from nature to God? Natural theology is making a comeback, stimulated as much by scientific advance as by theological and philosophical reflection. There is a growing realization that the sciences raise questions that trans…

  • Transforming

    Transforming
    av Austen Hartke

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664263102

    In 2014, Time magazine announced that America had reached the transgender tipping point, suggesting that transgender issues would become the next civil rights frontier. Years later, many peopleeven many LGBTQ alliesstill lack understanding of gender…

  • I & II Kings (2007)

    I & II Kings (2007)
    av Marvin A. Sweeney

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664238919

    Now available in paperback, this volume offers a close reading of the historical books of I and II Kings, concentrating on not only issues in the history of Israel but also the literary techniques of storytelling used in these books. Marvin A. Sween…

  • Hagar, Sarah, and Their Children

    Hagar, Sarah, and Their Children

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664229825

    In different ways, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam all trace their beginnings to Abraham. His wives, Hagar and Sarah, though also pivotal in the story, have received far less attention. In this book, however, noted Jewish, Christian, and Muslim sch…

  • Cinderella and Her Sisters

    Cinderella and Her Sisters
    av Ann Belford Ulanov

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664244828

    Seated in her nest of ashes, Cinderella embodies human misery. The essence of inner and outer nobility, she is the envy of her cruel stepmother and her ugly sisters. Using this familiar story, Ann and Barry Ulanov explore the psychological and theol…

  • Numbers

    Numbers
    av Dennis T. Olson

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664238827

    Numbers chronicles a community faced with many competing interests, groups, and issues, endeavoring to define itself and its mission in the world. Dennis Olsen offers readers a comprehensive interpretation of this often overlooked book. He provides…

  • Numbers

    Numbers
    av Dennis T. Olson

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804231046

    Numbers chronicles a community faced with many competing interests, groups, and issues, endeavoring to define itself and its mission in the world. Dennis Olsen offers readers a comprehensive interpretation of this often overlooked book. He provides…

  • Democratizing Biblical Studies

    Democratizing Biblical Studies
    av Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664235093

    Elizabeth Schussler Fiorenza argues that it is necessary to reframe the field of biblical studies and replace the competitive teaching models prevalent in graduate programs with an emancipatory, radical democratic pedagogical model that fosters coll…

  • Democratizing Biblical Studies

    Democratizing Biblical Studies
    av Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233624

    Elizabeth Schussler Fiorenza argues that it is necessary to reframe the field of biblical studies and replace the competitive teaching models prevalent in graduate programs with an emancipatory, radical democratic pedagogical model that fosters coll…

  • Isaiah

    Isaiah
    av Brevard S. Childs

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664221430

    In this important addition to the Old Testament Library, now available in a new casebound edition, renowned scholar Brevard Childs writes on the Old Testament's most important theological book. He furnishes a fresh translation from the Hebrew and di…

  • An On-Going Imagination

    An On-Going Imagination
    av Walter Brueggemann

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664264130

    Biblical scholar Walter Brueggemann has always excelled at making the Bible approachable and engaging. Drawn from a series of public conversations with Brueggemann and his former student and longtime friend Clover Reuter Beal, An On-Going Imaginatio…