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  • The Humanity of God

    The Humanity of God
    av Karl Barth

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804206129

    Karl Barth is generally regared as the greatest Protestant thinker of modern times. The three essays in this book, "The Humanity of God," "Evangelical Theology in the 19th Century," and "The Gift of Freedom," show how Barth's later work moved beyond…

  • 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…

  • Reading the Old Testament, Revised and Expanded

    Reading the Old Testament, Revised and Expanded
    av John Barton

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257248

    One of the most reliable and helpful books on interpretive method is now available in a new and up-to-date edition. Firmly founded in the best scholarship, John Barton's Reading the Old Testament helps students to understand both the established met…

  • Welcoming but Not Affirming

    Welcoming but Not Affirming
    av Stanley J. Grenz

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257767

    In this carefully reasoned and thoroughly researched analysis, Stanley Grenz asks: are same-sex relationships a viable, God-given way of giving expression to our sexuality? He reviews scientific research, the history of Christian teaching on homosex…

  • Competing Fundamentalisms

    Competing Fundamentalisms
    av Sathianathan Clarke

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664259884

    Why do certain groups and individuals seek to do harm in the name of God? While studies often claim to hold the key to this frightening phenomenon, they seldom account for the crucial role that religious conviction plays, not just in radical Islam,…

  • How the Bible Came to Be

    How the Bible Came to Be
    av John Barton

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257859

    In a clear and concise way, John Barton describes the development of the Bible. He explains how the Bible came to be written and collected into the authoritative Scriptures of the Christian Church. Barton untangles the web of history and lets the re…

  • If God Is Love, Don't Be a Jerk

    If God Is Love, Don't Be a Jerk
    av John Pavlovitz

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664266844

    Thou Shalt Not Be Horrible.Imagine for a moment what the world might look like if we as people of faith, morality, and conscience actually aspired to this mantra.What if we were fully burdened to create a world that was more loving and equitable tha…

  • Letter Writing in Greco-Roman Antiquity

    Letter Writing in Greco-Roman Antiquity
    av Stanley E. Stowers

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664250157

    Making use of letters--both formal and personal--that have been preserved through the ages, Stanley Stowers analyzes the cultural setting within which Christianity arose.The Library of Early Christianity is a series of eight outstanding books explor…

  • To Each Its Own Meaning, Revised and Expanded

    To Each Its Own Meaning, Revised and Expanded

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664257842

    This volume introduces the reader to the most important methods of biblical criticism. It serves as an indispensable handbook for the work of students approaching biblical studies for the first time and for the professional interpreter of scripture…

  • Primary Readings in Philosophy for Understanding Theology

    Primary Readings in Philosophy for Understanding Theology

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664252083

    Knowledge of key philosophic terms or concepts is vital to the understanding of many issues in Christian theology. Diogenes Allen's book Philosophy for Understanding Theology explores such terms and concepts and their relationship to theology. This…

  • 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,…

  • Philosophy for Understanding Theology, Second Edition

    Philosophy for Understanding Theology, Second Edition
    av Diogenes Allen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231804

    Philosophy for Understanding Theology has become the classic text for exploring the relationship between philosophy and Christian theology. This new edition adds chapters on postmodernism and questions of the self and the good to bring the book up t…

  • 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…

  • From Jewish Prophet to Gentile God

    From Jewish Prophet to Gentile God
    av Maurice Casey

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664227654

    In From Jewish Prophet to Gentile God, Maurice Casey suggests a new theory as to why New Testament Christology developed as it did. In making his argument, Casey pays particular attention to the culture of Jesus and the earliest Christians.

  • The Women's Lectionary

    The Women's Lectionary
    av Ashley M. Wilcox

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664266196

    Focusing on passages about women in the Bible and feminine imagery of God,The Women's Lectionaryreimagines the liturgical calendar of preaching for one year. These women are daughters, wives, and mothers. They are also strong leaders, evil queens, a…

  • 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…

  • Delivered out of Empire

    Delivered out of Empire
    av Walter Brueggemann

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664265380

    The Pivotal Moments in the Old Testament Series helps readers see Scripture with new eyes, highlighting short, key texts—"pivotal moments"—that shift our expectations and invite us to turn toward another reality transformed by God's purp…

  • 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,…

  • From the Maccabees to the Mishnah, Third Edition

    From the Maccabees to the Mishnah, Third Edition
    av Shaye Cohen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664239046

    This is the third edition of Shaye J. D. Cohen's important and seminal work on the history and development of Judaism between 164 BCE to 300 CE. Cohen's synthesis of religion, literature, and history offers deep insight into the nature of Judaism at…

  • Slaying the Dragon

    Slaying the Dragon
    av Bernard Frank Batto

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664253530

    In Slaying the Dragon: Mythmaking in the Biblical Tradition, Bernard Batto argues that biblical authors, like other ancient Near East authors, used mythic traditions in composing their works. Batto joins massive evidence with masterful argument to s…

  • What Rough Beast?

    What Rough Beast?
    av David Penchansky

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664256456

    David Penchansky's What Rough Beast? is a study of six Old Testament stories. While many biblical theologies empasize reassuring images of God, Penchansky confronts those biblical passages where God is portrayed as irrational, malevolent, and even a…

  • Prophetic Preaching

    Prophetic Preaching
    av Leonora Tubbs Tisdale

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233327

    Where have all the prophets gone? And why do preachers seem to shy away from prophetic witness? Astute preacher Leonora Tisdale considers these vexing questions while providing guidance and encouragement to pastors who want to recommit themselves to…

  • Feasting on the Gospels--Matthew, Volume 1

    Feasting on the Gospels--Matthew, Volume 1

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664235406

    Feasting on the Gospels is a new seven-volume series that follows up on the success of the Feasting on the Word series to provide another unique preaching resource, this time on the most prominent and preached upon New Testament books, the four Gosp…

  • Feasting on the Gospels--Matthew, Volume 1

    Feasting on the Gospels--Matthew, Volume 1

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664239732

    Feasting on the Gospels is a new seven-volume series that follows up on the success of the Feasting on the Word series to provide another unique preaching resource, this time on the most prominent and preached upon New Testament books, the four Gosp…

  • Trauma and Grace, 2nd Edition

    Trauma and Grace, 2nd Edition
    av Serene Jones

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664264772

    This substantive collection from noted scholar Serene Jones explores recent work in the field of trauma studies. Central to its overall theme is an investigation of how individual and collective violence affect ones capacity to remember, to act, and…

  • 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…

  • John Calvin, Reformer for the 21st Century

    John Calvin, Reformer for the 21st Century
    av William Stacy Johnson

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664234089

    Many would argue that a true understanding of contemporary Christian thought is impossible without a basic understanding of Calvin's contributions. William Stacy Johnson, a leading Presbyterian theologian, offers this clear and fundamental study of…

  • 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…

  • Exodus

    Exodus
    av Terence E. Fretheim

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804231022

    The introduction to this book recognizes Exodus as a Christian book, although it respects its pre-Christian roots in the Hebrew Bible. The commentary then moves in a straightforward manner to review issues of faith and history, the critical and theo…

  • Exodus

    Exodus
    av Terence E. Fretheim

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664236199

    One of the best commentaries on Exodus ever to appear in English, now in paperback!

  • 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 Prostitute in the Family Tree

    The Prostitute in the Family Tree
    av Douglas Adams

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664256937

    The Bible is funny! Very funny, according to Douglas Adams. In this book, Adams demonstrates how readers can discover this often-neglected humor looking at the Bible as a whole and seeing biblical stories with all their rough edges--the unethical an…

  • Spirit and Trauma

    Spirit and Trauma
    av Shelly Rambo

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664235031

    Rambo draws on contemporary studies in trauma to rethink a central claim of the Christian faith: that new life arises from death. Reexamining the narrative of the death and resurrection of Jesus from the middle day-liturgically named as Holy Saturda…

  • The Witness of Preaching, Third Edition

    The Witness of Preaching, Third Edition
    av Thomas G. Long

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664261429

    This is a newly revised edition of one of the standard introductory preaching textbooks on the market today. Beginning with a solid theological basis, veteran preacher and best-selling author Thomas G. Long offers a practical, step-by-step guide to…

  • Biblical Theology

    Biblical Theology
    av James K. Mead

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664229726

    In this, the first overview of biblical theology in nearly thirty years, James K. Mead addresses the core issues of biblical theology essential to both Old Testament and New Testament study. Can we draw theological principles from Scripture? What me…

  • A Brief History of Ancient Israel

    A Brief History of Ancient Israel
    av Victor H. 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…

  • Fearless Dialogues

    Fearless Dialogues
    av Gregory C. Ellison II

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664260651

    Drawing on all the community's collective voicesaEURO"from aEUROoedoctors to drug dealersaEURO aEURO"Fearless Dialogues is a groundbreaking program that seeks real solutions to problems of chronic unemployment, violence, and hopelessness. In cities…

  • Women's Bible Commentary, Third Edition

    Women's Bible Commentary, Third Edition
    av Carol A. Newsom, Sharon H. Ringe, Jacqueline E. Lapsley

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664237073

    The Women's Bible Commentary is a trusted, classic resource for biblical scholarship, written by some of the best feminist scholars in the field today. This twentieth anniversary edition features brand new or thoroughly revised essays to reflect new…

  • The Reformation for Armchair Theologians

    The Reformation for Armchair Theologians
    av Glenn S. Sunshine

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664228156

    This readable, accessible narrative story of the Protestant Reformation is written for lay audiences. It is part of the popular Westminster John Knox Press Armchair series and is illustrated with memorable cartoons by Ron Hill. The chapters of the b…

  • The Triune God

    The Triune God
    av William C. Placher

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664230609

    In this original, contemporary doctrine of the Trinity, William Placher places the history of theology in dialogue with postmodern philosophy and yields a provocative postliberal interpretation. Placher deftly connects a radical view of God's transc…

  • A History of Christian Theology

    A History of Christian Theology
    av William C. Placher

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664244965

    A History of Christian Theology offers a consice yet complete chronicle of the whole history of Christian theology, from its background in the history of Israel to the various modes of liberation theology in the late 20th century. This book is an in…

  • Preaching as Weeping, Confession, and Resistance

    Preaching as Weeping, Confession, and Resistance
    av Christine M. Smith

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664252168

    How can a person preach a word of hope and faith in a world filled with violence and suffering? Christine Smith says one must encounter and name the evil that oppresses persons in the world--evils such as handicapism, ageism, sexism, heterosexism, w…

  • Old Testament Exegesis, Fourth Edition

    Old Testament Exegesis, Fourth Edition
    av Douglas Stuart

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233440

    For years, Douglas Stuart's Old Testament Exegesis has been one of the most popular ways to learn how to perform exegesis--the science and art of interpreting biblical texts properly for understanding as well as proclamation. Completely updated and…

  • New Testament Exegesis, Third Edition

    New Testament Exegesis, Third Edition
    av Gordon D. Fee

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664223168

    Building on the belief that the task of exegesis is to understand the divine-human intention locked within the biblical text, Gordon Fee provides a lucid step-by-step analysis of exegetical procedures that has made New Testament Exegesis a standard…

  • New Age Spirituality

    New Age Spirituality

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664252182

    In this book, Duncan Ferguson and contributors describe the range of thought and practice within the New Age and offer balanced judgments regarding its value for societies and individuals undergoing unprecedented change. Assessing its weakness and s…

  • Lies My Preacher Told Me

    Lies My Preacher Told Me
    av Brent A. Strawn

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664265717

    In this concise volume, Brent Strawn addresses ten common "lies" or mistruths about the Old Testament, from perceptions of God's personality (the “angry Old Testament God”) to the relevance of the Old Testament for Christians. Discover w…

  • Judges

    Judges
    av J. Clinton McCann

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664235987

    Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching is a distinctive resource for those who interpret the Bible in the church. Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary…

  • Questions of Truth

    Questions of Truth
    av John Polkinghorne

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664233518

    How did the universe begin? Can God's existence be proven? Do humans matter more than animals? For many years people have sent the scientist-turned-priest John Polkinghorne these and other questions about science and belief. In question-and-answer f…

  • Judges

    Judges
    av J. Alberto Soggin

    Häftad - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664223212

    This Old Testament Library volume provides a commentary on the book of Judges.The Old Testament Library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study through commentaries and general surveys. The contributor…

  • The Bible in Politics, Second Edition

    The Bible in Politics, Second Edition
    av Richard Bauckham

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664237080

    This second edition of Bauckham's wonderful work is essential reading for understanding the relationship between the Bible and politics. The enduring value of The Bible in Politics is that it teaches the reader how to read the Bible politically and…

  • John Calvin--A Biography

    John Calvin--A Biography
    av T. H. L. Parker

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664231811

    John Calvin was one of the most important leaders of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation. In this revision of his major biography, T. H. L. Parker explores Calvin's achievement against the backdrop of the turbulent times in which he lived.…

  • The Minister as Diagnostician

    The Minister as Diagnostician
    av Paul W. Pruyser

    Häftad - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780664241230

    In this book, Paul Pruyser explores the first step in the helping process: the diagnostic assessment. He develops a set of guidelines for conducting pastoral-diagnostic interviews that acknowledges the pastor's professional uniqueness and meets the…