Archives For N.T. Wright

 

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#1:
Bringing It to the Table: On Farming and Food

Wendell Berry

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With Easter upon us this weekend, here is our theology reading list of books that have been helpful for us in understanding the resurrection of Jesus for the life of the church… 

 

1)  The Resurrection of the Son of God (Christian Origins and the Question of God, Vol. 3)

N.T. Wright

*** This book is only $4.99 for Kindle, through the end of April 2017

Why did Christianity begin, and why did it take the shape it did? To answer this question – which any historian must face – renowned New Testament scholar N.T. Wright focuses on the key points: what precisely happened at Easter? What did the early Christians mean when they said that Jesus of Nazareth had been raised from the dead? What can be said today about his belief?

This book, third is Wright’s series Christian Origins and the Question of God, sketches a map of ancient beliefs about life after death, in both the Greco-Roman and Jewish worlds. It then highlights the fact that the early Christians’ belief about the afterlife belonged firmly on the Jewish spectrum, while introducing several new mutations and sharper definitions. This, together with other features of early Christianity, forces the historian to read the Easter narratives in the gospels, not simply as late rationalizations of early Christian spirituality, but as accounts of two actual events: the empty tomb of Jesus and his “appearances.”

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
(N.T. Wright, Gerhard Lohfink, Luci Shaw, Bonhoeffer, MORE)

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#1:
Paul and the Faithfulness of God: Two Book Set

N.T. Wright

*** $4.99 ***

 Print Edition of this book 
Retails for almost $90!!!

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Yesterday (Dec. 1) was the birthday of theologian N.T. Wright.

To mark the occasion, we offer the following introductory reading guide to his most significant books.

David Fitch recently remarked:

 

This list is for the pastors that Fitch mentions, and for anyone else who hasn’t read N.T. Wright, or who wants to read more of Wright’s work…
 
We’ve ordered this list in the order that we think the books should be read, and offered a brief explanation of why each book was included. We’ve also included excerpts of most the books via Google Books.

 

1) Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church

Surprised By Hope may likely be Wright’s book that is most transformative book for the life and thought of local churches. Wright locates our hope not solely in a distant hereafter, but in the life of the church as Christ’s body in the here and now.

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
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#1:
100 Years of The Best American Short Stories

Lorrie Moore, Ed.

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
(N.T. Wright, Annie Dillard, J.R.R. Tolkien, Terry Gross, MORE)

 

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*** ALL of these ebooks ***
will be on sale for the full month of November!

   

#1:
How God Became King: The Forgotten Story of the Gospels

N.T. Wright

*** $1.99 ***

 

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Here are a few new book releases from this week that are worth checking out:

(Where possible, we have also tried to include a review/interview related to the book…)

   

The Day the Revolution Began: Reconsidering the Meaning of Jesus’s Crucifixion

N.T. Wright

 

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#1:
Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church

N.T. Wright

*** $1.99 ***

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( N.T. Wright, Bonhoeffer, Langston Hughes, Star Wars, MORE)

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Matthew for Everyone, Part 1: Chapters 1-15 (The New Testament for Everyone)

N.T. Wright

*** $3.99 ***

ALL SIX of Wright’s commentaries on the Gospels
in this series are on sale for $3.99 each right now…

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( N.T. Wright, 
Brené Brown, Brian Zahnd, MORE)

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
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Paul and the Faithfulness of God: Two Book Set

N.T. Wright

*** $7.99 ***

The Print edition of this book, 
retails for almost $90!!!

This deal is part of a HUGE Fortress Press ebook sale going on now.
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