By Joseph Lewis
Contents: Abram and Sarai; Isaac and Rebekah; Incest, or Lot and His Daughters; Jacob, Leah and Rachel; Rape of Dinah; Joseph and Potiphar's spouse; Judah and Tamar; nineteenth bankruptcy of Judges; King David and His better halves; Rape of Tamar; tale of Ruth; King Solomon and His Songs; booklet of Esther, New testomony; Virgin start; Elizabeth, Mary and the Angel Gabriel; Jesus and the Sinner, Creed of technological know-how.
By Varese Layzer
Are early Irish tales encouraged through the Bible or transcriptions of pre-Christian Celtic lore? Layzer explores the sensible and theoretical problems of choosing 'influence' in old writing, and the dating among the oral and the written, literacy and literature and the disciplines of Irish stories and bible study.
By Ron Miller
The Gospel of Thomas—a publication of sayings and knowledge of Jesus compiled as early or ahead of the hot testomony gospels—can remodel your non secular existence. there are numerous educational commentaries at the Gospel of Thomas, yet this booklet has a unique objective. it's intended to be a guidebook, that's, a translation of the sayings into day-by-day perform. The target of such perform is to turn into Jesus’s dual. this doesn't, after all, suggest changing into an olive-skinned, bearded Mediterranean peasant donning sandals. it's extra approximately manifesting in our lives an identical Christ realization printed within the individual we all know as Jesus of Nazareth. —from the advent within the many years on account that its discovery, the Gospel of Thomas has intrigued humans of all faiths world wide. laying off new mild at the origins of Christianity, the Gospel of Thomas increases questions on even if the recent Testament’s model of Jesus’s teachings is totally actual and entire. within the Gospel of Thomas we see Jesus as a wisdom-loving sage, sharing aphorisms in regards to the worth of the current and every person’s position within the production of the dominion of God the following in the world. yet those inspiring sayings can go away you brooding about, "What next?" you can now tips on how to commence employing Jesus’s knowledge for your personal life—and, in flip, to the area round you. This particular guidebook leads you thru Thomas, supplying practices that assist you translate Jesus’s knowledge right into a extra pleasurable, enriching everyday life, together with: * changing into a religious grownup * checking out the outdated and the hot * Being a therapeutic Presence * bold to Be a urban on a Hill * God’s Reign demands prepared fingers * Spirituality isn't really Skygazing * and lots more and plenty more...
By John Bevere
You recognize of Him—but have you learnt Him?
For 3 years the disciples have been with Jesus, jogging with Him and listening to every thing He needed to say. but Jesus informed His closest pals that He had to depart them in order that the Holy Spirit may possibly come—and that they'd be at an advantage due to it (John 16:7, 13-14). If this was once actual of the disciples, who spent on a daily basis with Jesus, how even more can we desire the Holy Spirit actively desirous about our lives today?
Sadly, the Spirit is usually misunderstood, leaving many clueless approximately who he's and the way He expresses Himself to us. The Holy Spirit is frequently portrayed as anything “weird.” however the Bible makes it transparent that the Spirit isn't really whatever. he's someone—a one who has promised to by no means go away your facet. during this interactive ebook, John Bevere invitations you right into a own discovery of the main neglected and misunderstood individual within the Church: the Holy Spirit.
Don’t fail to see this extraordinary introduction.
Interactive ebook includes:
• day-by-day devotions
• crew dialogue questions
• Bonus bankruptcy with solutions to a couple of the hardest questions about the Holy Spirit
By John Piper
WHY? an important questions someone can ask are: Why used to be Jesus Christ crucified? Why did he endure loads? What has this to do with me? ultimately, who despatched him to his sdeath? the reply to the final query is that God did. Jesus used to be God's Son. The ache was once unsurpassed, however the entire message of the Bible ends up in this resolution. The critical factor of Jesus' loss of life isn't the reason, however the meaning-God's which means. that's what this booklet is set. John Piper has accumulated from the recent testomony fifty purposes. now not fifty explanations, yet fifty purposes-in resolution to crucial query that every folks needs to face: What did God in attaining for sinners like us in sending his Son to die?
By Thomas Nelson (Translator)
What for those who may trap the data of the main eminent Biblical students, draw on the superior biblical maps, timelines, and different research is helping, and feature them with you at any place you move? likelihood is that you'd frequently need to sacrifice clarity to do it. no longer any further. The NKJV own dimension great Print Bible has the easiest of either worlds with a hugely transportable dimension and big print that makes cozy analyzing more straightforward than ever. certainly one of present day best-loved Bible translations, the NKJV combines a hot conversational tone that makes it ideal for person examine with the intense scholarship that can assist you take your religious study to an entire new point.
By Karl Barth
Described by way of Pope Pius XII because the most vital theologian considering Thomas Aquinas, the Swiss pastor and theologian, Karl Barth, remains to be an immense impression on scholars, students and preachers today.
Barth's theology stumbled on its expression commonly via his heavily reasoned fourteen-part magnum opus, Die Kirchliche Dogmatik. Having taken over 30 years to write down, the Church Dogmatics is thought of as essentially the most very important theological works of all time, and represents the head of Barth's fulfillment as a theologian.