Posts Tagged "Books"

Marriage and the Family Twitter Book Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Nov 3, 2012 in Book Giveaways | 0 comments

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Marriage and the Family Twitter book giveaway. We appreciate your dedication to God’s way of marriage and the family and your interest in reading this book. The winners were determined through a blind drawing. Congratulations to the recipients of a free copy of Marriage and the Family:  Craig Hurst (@Bookworm555), Joel Ellis Jr., (@JMEllisjr), and Timothy Harris (@TimothyGHarri). Hopefully, those who didn’t win this time will still want to read the book and participate in future book giveaways. Winners, please... Read More

Marriage and Family Twitter Book Giveaway

Posted by on Oct 27, 2012 in Book Giveaways | 9 comments

Biblical Foundations will be giving away some free copies of Dr. Kostenberger’s book, Marriage and the Family. To register for this book giveaway simply retweet the following tweet including a brief explanation of how you will use the book in ministry or otherwise. The deadline for all entries is November 3, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. EST; winners will be announced shortly after that. Questions? Please comment below or contact us. #BiblicalFoundations #MarriageandtheFamily #freebookgiveaway! To enter retweet this with how you’d use the book. tinyurl.com/8n7572y — Andreas Köstenberger... Read More

Marriage and Family in the New Testament in Italian (Matrimonio e Famiglia)

Posted by on Oct 15, 2012 in Multilingual Publications | 0 comments

Marriage and Family in the New Testament in Italian (Matrimonio e Famiglia)
The recent rulings on gay marriage and debates on family-related issues have placed the topics of marriage and family at the forefront of the public eye more so than at any point in history. Western civilization is confronted with the need to define the meaning of the terms marriage and family. Professor Andreas Köstenberger and ethics expert David Jones have composed this popular-level book to speak to the issues at hand and point to the fundamental solution: a return to the biblical foundation of marriage and the family. Presenting a Christian theology of marriage and parenting, they... Read More

Women in the Church in German (Frauen in der Kirche)

Posted by on Oct 15, 2012 in Multilingual Publications | 0 comments

Women in the Church in German (Frauen in der Kirche)
“It is refreshing to read a book that tries to wrestle with what the text is saying, without cleverly domesticating it. This substantially updated edition needs to be read by all sides in the current controversy.” -D. A. Carson, Research Professor of New Testament, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School A pivotal text behind a major problem deserves a major book. The pivotal text is 1 Timothy 2:915. The major problem is how men and women relate to each other in teaching and leading the Christian church. And the major book is Women in the Church. There is none more thorough or careful or... Read More

Which Bible Translation Should I Use?

Posted by on Sep 11, 2012 in Publications | 2 comments

Which Bible Translation Should I Use?
One of the most frequently asked questions related to the Bible is, “Which Bible translation should I use?” People often wonder what is the all-around best English Bible translation available. In this book, Douglas Moo, Wayne Grudem, Ray Clendenen, and Philip Comfort make a case for the Bible translation he represents: the NIV 2011 (New International Version), the ESV (English Standard Version), the HCSB (Holman Christian Standard Bible), and the NLT (New Living Translation) respectively. In each case, the contributors explain the translation philosophy under- lying these major recent... Read More

The Lion and the Lamb

Posted by on Aug 10, 2012 in Publications | 4 comments

The Lion and the Lamb
Engaging and accessible, The Lion and the Lamb is an ideal resource for college students and others interested in knowing the essentials of each New Testament book. A concise summary of The Cradle, the Cross, and the Crown — the acclaimed New Testament introduction by the same authors — this volume sets a new standard for high-level, up-to-date research presented in a core knowledge format that is practical, relevant, and easy to follow. Part One features chapters on the nature of Scripture and the religious and political background of the New Testament. Part Two covers the... Read More

God, Marriage and Family in Portuguese (Deus, Casamento e Família)

Posted by on Jul 1, 2012 in Multilingual Publications | 0 comments

God, Marriage and Family in Portuguese (Deus, Casamento e Família)
In breadth of coverage, thoroughness of learning, clarity of analysis and argument and, I think, soundness of judgment, this solid, lucid, pastorally angled treatise has no peer. Evangelicals who research, debate, teach, and counsel on gender, sex, marriage, and family will find it an endlessly useful resource. The easy mastery with which the author threads his way through forty years special pleadings gives this compendium landmark significance, and I recommend it highly. -J. I. Packer, Professor of Theology, Regent College The special value of this book lies in its pervasive exposition of... Read More

God, Marriage and Family in Russian (Бог, брак и семья)

Posted by on Jul 1, 2012 in Multilingual Publications | 0 comments

God, Marriage and Family in Russian (Бог, брак и семья)
In breadth of coverage, thoroughness of learning, clarity of analysis and argument and, I think, soundness of judgment, this solid, lucid, pastorally angled treatise has no peer. Evangelicals who research, debate, teach, and counsel on gender, sex, marriage, and family will find it an endlessly useful resource. The easy mastery with which the author threads his way through forty years special pleadings gives this compendium landmark significance, and I recommend it highly. -J. I. Packer, Professor of Theology, Regent College The special value of this book lies in its pervasive exposition of... Read More

God, Marriage and Family in Dutch (God Huwelijk En Gezin)

Posted by on Jul 1, 2012 in Multilingual Publications | 0 comments

God, Marriage and Family in Dutch (God Huwelijk En Gezin)
In breadth of coverage, thoroughness of learning, clarity of analysis and argument and, I think, soundness of judgment, this solid, lucid, pastorally angled treatise has no peer. Evangelicals who research, debate, teach, and counsel on gender, sex, marriage, and family will find it an endlessly useful resource. The easy mastery with which the author threads his way through forty years special pleadings gives this compendium landmark significance, and I recommend it highly. -J. I. Packer, Professor of Theology, Regent College The special value of this book lies in its pervasive exposition of... Read More

Excellence Book Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Feb 20, 2012 in Book Giveaways | 0 comments

Excellence Book Giveaway Winners
Thanks to everyone who participated in the Excellence book giveaway. We appreciate your commitment to excellence and your interest in reading this book. The winners were determined through a strictly anonymous drawing. Congratulations to the recipients of a free copy of Excellence: The Character of God and the Pursuit of Scholarly Virtue. They are: Nick Horton, Craig Hurst, and Jason Gardner. Hopefully, those who didn’t win this time will still want to read the book and participate in future book giveaways. Thanks also to my son Timothy for helping draw the winners. Read More

Excellence Book Giveaway

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in Book Giveaways | 41 comments

Thanks to the generosity of Crossway, Biblical Foundations will be giving away three free copies of Dr. Kostenberger’s book, Excellence. To register for this book giveaway, use the comment field below to enter your name, email address, and a brief explanation of how you will use the book in ministry or otherwise. Also, “like” our Facebook page, follow Dr. Kostenberger on Twitter, and +1 us on Google+ and add us to your circles. The deadline is February 18, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. EST; winners will be announced shortly after that. Please do not register more than once. Questions?... Read More

Invitation to Biblical Interpretation

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 in Publications | 21 comments

Invitation to Biblical Interpretation
Bible scholars Andreas Köstenberger (NT) and Richard Patterson (OT) provide seminarians and upper-level collegians a textbook utilizing the hermeneutical triad method. This approach to interpretation is based on giving due consideration to both the historical setting and the literary context, as well the theological message. Working through the major genres of Scripture and showing how their method applies to each one, they provide interpretive examples to guide the student in proper exegesis. In addition to the examples, each chapter concludes with exercises and assignments. Also included... Read More

Excellence

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 in Publications | 27 comments

Excellence
We are called to excellence in all aspects of our lives and activities, and not least in our character. Andreas Köstenberger summons all Christians, and especially aspiring pastors, scholars, and teachers, to a life of virtue lived out in excellence. Köstenberger moves through Christian virtues chapter by chapter, outlining the Bibles teaching and showing how Christ-dependent excellence in each area will have a profound impact on ones ministry and scholarship. Virtues covered include grace, courage, integrity, creativity, eloquence, humility, diligence, and service. This unique book is an... Read More

Understanding the Times

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 in Publications | 5 comments

Understanding the Times
D. A. Carson is a biblical scholar of the highest caliber, a preacher and evangelist of renown, and a theologian of unswerving commitment to the gospel. This book is a snapshot of issues in the international New Testament scene as it stands today. This erudite collection of essays is rightly dedicated to the one who has committed his life to serving the global church. For more information and to purchase on Amazon, click... Read More

God, Marriage, and Family (Second Edition)

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 in Publications | 31 comments

God, Marriage, and Family (Second Edition)
In breadth of coverage, thoroughness of learning, clarity of analysis and argument and, I think, soundness of judgment, this solid, lucid, pastorally angled treatise has no peer. Evangelicals who research, debate, teach, and counsel on gender, sex, marriage, and family will find it an endlessly useful resource. The easy mastery with which the author threads his way through forty years special pleadings gives this compendium landmark significance, and I recommend it highly. -J. I. Packer, Professor of Theology, Regent College The special value of this book lies in its pervasive exposition of... Read More