Combining John Drane’s major guides to the life and thought of Jesus, Paul, and the early Christians into one text, this volume brings insight to the. Drane’s newest edition retains the clarity, accessibility, and graphic interest that have made it a favorite introduction for a decade. This revised edition also adds. Introducing the New Testament by John Drane, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Introducing the New Testament: Third Edition

Concealment passages in Mark primarily reflect the day-to-day concerns about honor and shame among early believers who would have understood the Gospel to be addressing these issues. Who wrote 1 Peter?

Teh found dran book very interesting and easy to read. Drane has managed to combine the readability of the more narrative New Testament Histories with the scholarly depth Return to Book Page. Paul Christodoulou rated it it was amazing Jun 02, The possibility that Quirinius may have only been finishing up a census in A. Paul and the Jerusalem Christians. Physical Digital Digital copies are fulfulled via Edelweiss, an external trusted partner.

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But when we tsstament of these books as part of Christian Scripture, things start to look more hopeful. Elizabeth Stephenson rated it really liked it Dec 27, Read more Read less. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Human goodness takes its character. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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This is shocking because I am twenty seven years old and have been a Christian for more than ten years, and the fact that Joseph, and therefore Jesus, was a wood worker has been pretty well established in my mind. Buy the selected items together This item: Hardcoverpages. A Survey of the New Testament: One last thing that I loved about this book was the fact that it did not only give facts about the topics it discussed, but also took measures to answer some real questions that would naturally arise as the reader thought through what the author was saying.

Jul 09, Toni M. It would be a much longer review if I attempted to include everything that I learned from this book here, so I will only include some of the ones that either taught me something new, gave me a new way of thinking about something, or was simply inspiring to me. Fre rated it joyn it Feb 17, If you are a seller for this product, would you like tesyament suggest updates through seller support?

What’s New in the Third Edition: Paul and his Jewish roots. Methuen rated it really liked it Nov 06, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Ruth Erickson rated it it was amazing Mar 09, We can notify you when this item is back in stock. The writing was simplistic and as a novice reader of the Bible, I was grateful.

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. While it was not without its weaknesses, I learned a lot of new information and received a much better lens through which to read the New Testament.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The communism of the early. I recently had a conversation with someone who brought up inconsistencies regarding it, and the possible explanation given by Drane was very helpful. The first half of the volume is taken up with treatments of Jesus chs. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

A Christian Theology of Roots and Renewal. Targeted at students and general readers, the book is confessional in nature, and the author writes from a Christian perspective Helpful summaries a t the end of each chapter assist the reader in drawing conclusions regarding the topics at hand. It also provided some background of the prophets and other key figures in the stories. Lists with This Book.

This title is not available as a gratis copy. Kingsley Layton rated it liked it May 12, Joel Jackson rated it really liked it Jul 24, Books by John Drane. In addition to the clear and straightforward treatments of the various issues of New Testament history, theology, and interpretation, the book features a wealth of photographs, maps, and diagrams that add vividness to the prose.

Introducing the Old Testament

Four Portraits of Jesus. Miracle stories in context.

It’s intelligent, makes-sense stuff.