Arthur: John Byron; Tremper Longman III, Scot McKnight, General Editors
Understand Not Only What Scripture Says but How to Live It Today
A new commentary for today’s world, The Story of God Bible Commentary explains and illuminates each passage of Scripture in light of the Bible’s grand story. The first commentary series to do so, SGBC offers a clear and compelling exposition of biblical texts, guiding everyday readers in how to creatively and faithfully live out the Bible in their own contexts. Its story-centric approach is ideal for pastors, students, Sunday school teachers, and laypeople alike.
Three easy-to-use sections designed to help readers live out God’s story:
- LISTEN to the Story: Includes complete NIV text with references to other texts at work in each passage, encouraging the reader to hear it within the Bible’s grand story
- EXPLAIN the Story: Explores and illuminates each text as embedded in its canonical and historical setting
- LIVE the Story: Reflects on how each text can be lived today and includes contemporary stories and illustrations to aid preachers, teachers, and students
About the Contributor(s)
John Byron (PhD, University of Durham) is Professor of New Testament and Greek at Ashland Seminary in Ashland, Ohio. He is author of Cain and Abel in Text and Tradition, Recent Research on Paul and Slavery, and Slavery Metaphors in Early Judaism. He has contributed to numerous journals and edited volumes.
Scot McKnight (PhD, Nottingham) is the Julius R. Mantey Professor of New Testament at Northern Seminary in Lombard, Illinois. He is the author of more than fifty books, including the award-winning The Jesus Creed as well as The King Jesus Gospel, A Fellowship of Differents, One.Life, The Blue Parakeet, and Kingdom Conspiracy.
Code: 577 261
Taglines: Volume 13
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Audience: Professional and scholarly
Dimensions: 152.4 x 28 x 228.16 mm
Supplier / Publisher: Zondervan Publishing, Inc.
Category: Religion / Biblical Commentary / New Testament / Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters
Series: The Story of God Bible Commentary
Sets & Volume: Volume 13
Retail Price: £19.50
Availability: In Stock
In Stock: Yes
Pack Size: 16
Release Date: 7 October, 2014