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Books at a Glance – April 18, 2016

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FAITH ALONE: THE DOCTRINE OF JUSTIFICATION, by Thomas R. Schreiner
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance About the Author Thomas R. Schreiner (PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary) is James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament and associate dean of Scripture and Interpretation at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary…

PIERCED FOR OUR TRANSGRESSIONS: REDISCOVERING THE GLORY OF PENAL SUBSTITUTION
In this important book the authors seek to establish the biblical foundations of the penal substitutionary death of Christ and provide answer to contemporary criticisms of this centrally important doctrine. As a “Bonus Summary” for our members we provide this…

Author Interview:

Interview with Vern S. Poythress, author of READING THE WORD OF GOD IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD: A HANDBOOK FOR BIBLICAL INTERPRETATION
Vern Poythress is a prolific author whose works we have gladly featured here on Books At a Glance on several occasions. Once again he leaves us in his debt with an outstanding new textbook for interpreting Scripture. We welcome him…

Book Review:

PROGRESSIVE COVENANTALISM: CHARTING A COURSE BETWEEN DISPENSATIONAL AND COVENANTAL THEOLOGIES, edited by Stephen J. Wellum and Brent E. Parker
Reviewed by Fred Zaspel Debates concerning the relation of the Old and New Testaments – like the poor, it seems – will be with us always. Perhaps the opposing hermeneutical systems that result from the varying understandings of that relationship…

PROPHETIC LAMENT: A CALL FOR JUSTICE IN TROUBLED TIMES, by Soong-Chan Rah
Reviewed by Andrew Abernethy Introduction Prophetic Lament is a difficult book to classify. Though based upon Lamentation, it is not purely an exercise in biblical exegesis. Although it challenges believers with the implications of lament, it is not simply a…

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