The 2001 JETS editorial reflects on the first changes to the JETS Instructions for Contributors in eleven years, with the editor offering some answers to the question, “What do you look for in an article?”
Who is the “Israel of God” in Gal. 6:16? Entire theological systems divide over the interpretation of this passage, which has an important bearing on the question of the relationship between Israel and the church. Yet, rather than being viewed through a pre-existing systematic-theological grid, Paul’s puzzling reference to the “Israel of God” in Gal…. Read More
K. Giles has subjected Women in the Church an extensive two-part critique. Giles claims that it is not the egalitarian reading of 1 Tim 2:9–15 that is novel, but the position taken by the contributors to Women in the Church, despite their claim that their position is generally in line with the historic view. Giles’s critique of… Read More
Few biblical topics are as important as mission. Mission is linked inextricably to humanity’s sinfulness and need for redemption, and to God’s provision of salvation in the person and work of Jesus Christ. This “good news” of salvation must be made known! The saving mission of Jesus constitutes the foundation for Christian mission, and the… Read More
Ever since Brevard Childs’s 1970 declaration of the crisis in biblical theology, the discipline has faced rumors of its imminent demise. But the patient refuses to die. The doctors continue to argue over how to proceed with treatment and even over whether treatment is worth pursuing, but the patient hangs on.