Posts Tagged "Publications"

God’s Design for Man and Woman (Forthcoming)

Posted by on Dec 17, 2013 in Publications | 0 comments

God’s Design for Man and Woman (Forthcoming)
A husband and wife team—both highly respected biblical scholars—lead us on a journey through God’s Word, outlining its teaching on gender from Genesis to Revelation. Packed with careful exegesis and astute historical analysis, this accessible volume offers clear-headed and compelling arguments in support of the idea that God created men and women different but equal. Ultimately, this book will help you understand not only what the Bible teaches about true manhood and womanhood, but why its teaching is best—for you, for your family, and for society as a whole. For more information and... Read More

Truth Matters (Forthcoming)

Posted by on Dec 15, 2013 in Publications | 0 comments

Truth Matters (Forthcoming)
Truth Matters is written directly to this audience, arming them with well-reasoned responses to the accusations that are most likely to appear in their lives, either as upcoming lecture notes and test questions or as inner qualms and questions. Things like: What gives the Bible any authority or credibility? Where is God in a world full of suffering? Why should Christianity be any more believable than any other religious system? And many, many more. Easy to read yet loaded with meat and substance, this book is a level-headed reaction to those who equate Christian faith with “blind faith,”... Read More

The Final Days of Jesus (Forthcoming)

Posted by on Dec 14, 2013 in Publications | 0 comments

The Final Days of Jesus (Forthcoming)
On March 29, AD 33, Jesus entered the city of Jerusalem and boldly predicted that he would soon be put to death—executed on a cross, like a common criminal. So began the most important week of the most important person who ever lived. Nearly 2,000 years later, the events that took place during Jesus’s last days still reverberate through the ages. Designed as a day-by-day guide to Passion Week, The Final Days of Jesus leads us to re-examine and meditate on the history-making, earth-shaking significance of Jesus’s arrest, trial, crucifixion, and empty tomb. Combining a chronological... Read More

Encountering John (2nd Edition)

Posted by on Nov 6, 2012 in Publications | 0 comments

Encountering John (2nd Edition)
In this updated edition of his textbook, Andreas Köstenberger offers a survey of John’s gospel that is informed by current scholarship but written at an accessible level. The book has been revised throughout and features a new interior design. Photos, sidebars, and other pedagogical aids are included. The second edition incorporates references to other works by Köstenberger including The Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary, the Baker Exegetical Commentary on John, and A Theology of John’s Gospel and Letters: The Word, the Christ, the Son of God. Since its original... 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

Marriage and the Family

Posted by on May 14, 2012 in Publications | 5 comments

Marriage and the Family
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 sothan 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

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