The Bible Tells Me So: Why Defending Scripture Has Made Us Unable to Read It

The controversial Bible scholar and author of The Evolution of Adam recounts his transformative spiritual journey in which he discovered a new, honest way to love and appreciate God s Word Trained as an evangelical Bible scholar, Peter Enns loved the Scriptures and shared his devotion, teachin

Seriously Dangerous Religion: What the Old Testament Really Says and Why It Matters

The Old Testament is often maligned as an outmoded and even dangerous text Best selling authors like Richard Dawkins, Karen Armstrong, and Derrick Jensen are prime examples of those who find the Old Testament to be problematic to modern sensibilities Iain Provan counters that such easy and popular

With the Clouds of Heaven: The Book of Daniel in Biblical Theology

And behold, with the clouds of heaven there came one like a son of man, and he came to the Ancient of Days and was presented before him And to him was given dominion and glory and a kingdom Daniel 7 13 14 ESV Perceiving a hole in evangelical biblical theology that should be filled with a robu

Do We Need the New Testament?: Letting the Old Testament Speak for Itself

Do we need the Old Testament That s a familiar question, often asked But as an Old Testament scholar, John Goldingay turns that question on its head Do we need the New Testament What s new about the New Testament After all, the Old Testament was the only Bible Jesus and the disciples knew Jesu

Death Before the Fall: Biblical Literalism and the Problem of Animal Suffering

2014 ECPA Top Shelf Book Cover AwardDid animals have predatory natures before the fall Did God punish innocent animals with a curse because of human sin Is it possible for theistic evolution to be compatible with the Bible, even though animal death before the fall would contradict the teaching tha

A Biblical-Theological Introduction to the Old Testament: The Gospel Promised

Read the Old Testament from a biblical theological perspective Featuring contributions from thirteen respected evangelical scholars, this gospel centered introduction to the Old Testament will help anyone who teaches or studies Scripture to better see the initial outworking of God s plan to redeem