Roy B. Zuck

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Jul 1, 2011
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The Messianic Hope: Is the Hebrew Bible Really Messianic? In this book the goal of Rydelnik, professor of Jewish studies at Moody Bible Institute, is “to examine the shift in evangelical scholarship away from reading the Bible as a...
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Jul 1, 2011
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If God, Why Evil? If God is good, why does He allow suffering? And if He is all-powerful, why does He not put an end to sinful actions and natural catastrophes? Thinking Christians face these...
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Apr 1, 2011
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40 Questions about Elders and Deacons Addressing an important topic in local churches, this book is organized around forty questions: six on church offices in general; seven on background issues related to elders;...
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Apr 1, 2011
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The Contribution of the Speeches of Elihu to the Argument about Suffering in the Book of Job “Elihu refuted the claims of compensation theology [by Eliphaz, Bildad, and Zophar] that presumed that a relationship between God and man was a fixed business contract...
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Jan 1, 2011
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Proverbs This commentary, by a professor of theology and Hebrew at Concordia University, Chicago, makes an outstanding contribution to the study of the Book of Proverbs. This is an...
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Jan 1, 2011
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Baptism in the Early Church: History, Theology, and Liturgy in the First Five Centuries This extensive volume thoroughly examines the doctrine and practice of water baptism in the first five centuries of the church. Ferguson is distinguished scholar in residence at...
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Jan 1, 2011
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The Greatness of the Rapture: The Pre-Day of the Day of the Lord On the opening two pages of his first chapter Olander, professor of biblical languages, Tyndale Theological Seminary and Biblical Institute, Fort Worth, Texas, writes,...
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Jan 1, 2011
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Back to Faith: Reclaiming Gospel Clarity in an Age of Incongruence Many Reformed theologians and others accept the following cliché of John Calvin in 1547: “It is therefore faith alone which justifies, and yet the faith which...
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Oct 1, 2010
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The Prodigal God Most people who read the parable of the prodigal son (Luke 15:11–32) focus on the younger brother who left home. Keller, however, suggests that this neglects the elder...
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Oct 1, 2010
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Jesus through Middle Eastern Eyes: Cultural Studies in the Gospels Bailey is emeritus research professor of Middle Eastern New Testament studies for the Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem. As he writes in the introduction, his childhood...
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Oct 1, 2010
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Dictionary of Biblical Prophecy and End Times This is a welcome book in view of increased interest in future things. The authors, all members of the faculty of Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, Arkansas, touch on more...
Spiritual Life
Sep 1, 2010
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Fear God, Enjoy Life: The Message of Ecclesiastes According to a Russian legend a peasant was to receive by a deed all the land he could encompass by running in one day. When the day came, he ran and ran, got back to the starting...
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Jul 1, 2010
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Ecclesiastes Bartholomew is the H. Evan Runner professor of philosophy and professor of religion and theology at Redeemer University College, Ancaster, Ontario. In this commentary he considers...
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Jul 1, 2010
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The Laying On of Hands in the New Testament: Its Significance, Techniques, and Effects Tipei serves as associate professor of biblical theology and rector (director) at the Pentecostal Theological Seminary, Bucharest, Romania. He is also an ordained bishop with the...
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Jul 1, 2010
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Truth Standing on Its Head In this book John Day, senior pastor of Bellewood Presbyterian Church, Bellevue, Washington, presents a series of twenty-two chapters on the Sermon on the Mount, what some have...
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Apr 1, 2010
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Baptism: Three Views The editor of this book, David F. Wright, died while the work was in progress. He was professor of patristic and Reformation Christianity, New College, Edinburgh, Scotland. Each of...
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Apr 1, 2010
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To the Jew First In fourteen chapters theologians and missions practitioners present a strong polemic for reaching Jews with the gospel of Jesus Christ. These essays were originally presented in...
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Apr 1, 2010
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Simply by Grace Grace is one of the most misunderstood and distorted doctrines of the Bible. Yet grace is the one factor that makes Christianity unique among all other religions, as Bing notes in...
Bible
Dec 1, 2009
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Coping with Grief The death of your loved one may have been anticipated, coming after a long illness. Or it may have been so sudden that it was totally unexpected. Whatever the cause, death is...
Bible
Dec 1, 2009
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Is The Rapture Next? Editor of the Bibliotheca Sacra and senior professor emeritus of Bible Exposition, Dr. Roy Zuck reminds us about the importance of the Rapture, and how it influences everything in...
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Oct 1, 2009
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Getting the Gospel Wrong Today’s postmodern world with its diversity, subjectivism, and absence of absolutes, has led, Hixson maintains, to confusion regarding the Scriptures and particularly the...
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Oct 1, 2009
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Is God a Dispensationalist? The Definition and Dynamics of a System While the title of this book may seem trite, the author, professor emeritus of preaching at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, has presented a cogent case in defense of...
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Oct 1, 2009
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Jude and 2 Peter This is a fine addition to the literature on two often-neglected epistles. In his thorough-going exposition of Jude and 2 Peter, Green, professor of New Testament at Wheaton...
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Jul 1, 2009
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Interpreting the Psalms: An Exegetical Handbook Futato has authored several books on the Book of Psalms. He is the Robert L. Mclellan Professor of Old Testament at the Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florida. In this...