books about: theological
The Light of Faith (Lumen Fidei)
Pauline Books & Media
Faith is the source of light, of guidance for the Christian life. "We walk by faith, not by sight", wrote St Paul. In his first encyclical Pope Francis reflects on the meaning of faith, the beginning of God's gracious salvation. Faith is the means by which man encounters the living God through Jesus Christ in the Holy Spirit. Francis draws on key themes of his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, who wrote encyclicals on charity and hope. He ...
The Bible Knowledge Commentary: An Exposition of the Scriptures by Dallas Seminary Faculty [New Testament ...
HELP FROM EXPERT SCHOLARS IN UNDERSTANDING THE SCRIPTURES • What does That verse mean? • How should I interpret this passage? • What is the significance of this word or phrase in Hebrew or Aramaic? • How do Bible-time customs help me understand the meaning of this passage? • How does the information on the author, historical background, and features of a Bible book help interpret that book? The Bible ...
Center Church: Doing Balanced, Gospel-Centered Ministry in Your City
Timothy J. Keller
Today many pastors are struggling to adapt to a post-Christian culture without abandoning orthodox theology. How do we communicate the concepts of grace and substitutionary atonement in our globalized culture and context? In Center Church, Timothy Keller offers challenging insights and provocative questions based on over twenty years of ministry in New York City. This book outlines a theological vision for ministry - applying classic doctrines ...
Theology and Sanity
One of Sheed's most popular books, this ideal volume for the layman shows the practical aspects of theology in the life of a Christian believer. Logic, clarity, and simplicity permeate this eminently readable book.
40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible (40 Questions & Answers Series)
Kregel Academic & Professional
In 40 Questions about Interpreting the Bible, New Testament Professor Dr. Robert L. Plummer tackles the major questions that persons ask about reading and undestanding the Bible. Questions include: Does the Bible contain error? Were the ancient manuscripts of the Bible transmitted accurately? What is the best English Bible translation? Is the Bible really all about Jesus? Do all the commands of the Bible apply today? Why can't ...
When Life and Beliefs Collide
Carolyn Custis James
In Praise of When Life and Beliefs Collide. Sooner or later, life's difficulties bring every Christian woman to God's doorstep with questions too personal to ignore. 'Why does God let me go through such painful circumstances?' 'Why does he seem indifferent to my prayers?' We're tired of spiritual pie in the sky. We want authentic, God-as-he-really-is faith---the kind that holds us together when our world is falling apart and equips us to offer ...
Of all the attempts that have been made, Msgr. Guardini in his masterwork The Lord comes closest to the real nature of Christ by presenting this detailed study of the actual Personalidy of Christ as well as the psychology of the God-Man.
All Of Grace
"This faithfulness of God is the foundation and cornerstone of our hope of final perseverance. The saints shall persevere in holiness because God perseveres in grace." All Of Grace is an exposition of God's sovereignty from justification to sanctification. Spurgeon makes a very accessible petition for the reader to see Christianity as one that is particularly shaped by Divine initiative, the graciousness of God. It is part theological, and part ...
Dangerous Calling: Confronting the Unique Challenges of Pastoral Ministry
Paul David Tripp
After traveling the globe and speaking to thousands of churches worldwide, Paul David Tripp has discovered a serious problem within pastoral culture. He is not only concerned about the spiritual life of the pastor, but also with the very community of people that trains him, calls him, relates to him, and restores him if necessary. Dangerous Calling reveals the truth that the culture surrounding our pastors is spiritually unhealthy—an ...
Bible Knowledge Commentary (2 Volume Set) (Bible Knowledge Series)
John F. Walvoord
Roy B. Zuck
David C. Cook
This detailed yet readable commentary, based on the New International Version of the Bible, is ideal for pastors, Bible teachers, students, or anyone looking for a reliable help in personal Bible study. Now with updated contemporary covers, this classic series will reach a new generation of readers. With maps, charts, cross-references, bibliographies, book introductions, and helpful historical background, The Bible Knowledge Commentary Series ...
The Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible's Grand Narrative
Christopher J. H. Wright
Winner, 2007 Christianity Today Missions/Global Affairs Book Most Christians would agree that the Bible provides a basis for mission. But Christopher Wright boldly maintains that mission is bigger than that--there is in fact a missional basis for the Bible! The entire Bible is generated by and is all about God's mission. In order to understand the Bible, we need a missional hermeneutic of the Bible, an interpretive perspective that is in tune ...
Handbook of Prayers
Midwest Theological Forum, 2012
The Seventh Edition of Handbook of Prayers is published in accordance with the Roman Missal, Third Edition Every Catholic should have access to this complete, compact treasury of prayers. This edition includes the new English translation of the Order of Mass, which was implemented on November 27, 2011. Features: Basic prayers such as the Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory Be, Morning Offering, Apostles' Creed, and The Liturgy of the Hours; Order ...
Big Truths for Young Hearts: Teaching and Learning the Greatness of God
Bruce A. Ware
Equips parents to guide their young children through all major doctrines in an understandable, chapter-a-day format. Sure, it's easy to teach your children the essentials of Christian theology when you're a theology professor. But what about the rest of us? With Big Truths for Young Hearts , Bruce Ware, (you guessed it!) a theology professor, encourages and enables parents of children 6-14 years of age to teach through the whole of ...
Theological Wordbook of the Old Testament
R Laird Harris
Gleason L Archer Jr.
Extensive, scholarly discussion of every Hebrew word of theological significance in the Old Testament. Keyed to Strong's Concordance. Reprint of former two volume edition, now combined into one volume.
God's Will is Always Healing: Crushing Theological Barriers to Healing
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
God’s Word teaches that healing and health are God’s will for every person, every time. However, if you’ve been a Christian very long, you’ve probably heard some seemingly “Scriptural” objections that complicate the simple truth that God is Good, and His will is always Healing... such as: · Doesn’t God allow suffering, trials, tribulations and evil? · What about Job? · Doesn’t God use sickness to teach and mature us? · What ...
Westminster Dictionary of Theological Terms
Donald K. McKim
Westminster John Knox Press
John P Correia
Biblical Framework Press
Have you ever wondered, "How Can God be in control of everything but allow humanity to have free will at the same time?" If so, you're not alone and this question isn't new! In fact, Calvinism has argued that God is in charge for 500 years. For just as long, Arminianism has maintained that humanity has complete free will. "Refreshing Grace" takes a new approach to this often emotionally charged issue. It helps us embrace the best of both ...
Justification of God, The: An Exegetical and Theological Study of Romans 9:1-23
Baker Academic, 1993
John Piper presents a careful, reasoned study of the doctrine of election. He dissects Paul's argument to highlight the picture of God and his righteousness painted in Romans 9. Undergirded by his belief that the sovereignty of God is too precious a part of our faith to dismiss or approach weak-kneed, Piper explores the Greek text and Paul's argument with singular deftness.
On Being a Theologian of the Cross: Reflections on Luther's Heidelberg Disputation, 1518 (Theology)
Mr. Gerhard O. Forde
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
While there is increasing interest in the "theology of the cross," few people have specific knowledge of what makes it different from other kinds of theology. In On Being a Theologian of the Cross, Gerhard O. Forde provides an introduction to this theological perspective through an analysis of Luther's Heidelberg Disputation of 1518, the classic text of the theology of the cross. The book first clarifies the difference between a theology of ...
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