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Books at a Glance Mar 14, 2015

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This week we featured reviews on three new important books, a fascinating author interview, a summary of a new Keller book, and a blog on a new resource for the theology of the family. Don’t miss any of it!

Book Summary
Prayer by Timothy Keller

PRAYER: EXPERIENCING AWE AND INTIMACY WITH GOD, by Timothy Keller

Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God Timothy Keller Dutton, 2014 262 pp., paperback (Hardcover) (Kindle) A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance Members click here for Audio

Author Notes Timothy Keller is the founder and seni […] Continue Reading

Book Reviews
Letters to London - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

LETTERS TO LONDON: BONHOEFFER’S PREVIOUSLY UNPUBLISHED: CORRESPONDENCE WITH ERNST CROMWELL, 1935-6

What we especially see in these letters is Bonhoeffer the pastor, seeking to offer encouragement and guidance to a young man living in England, whom Bonhoeffer was preparing for confirmation during his ministry at the German-speaking congregation at St. George’s, Sydenham. Given the fateful and horrific events transpiring in Germa […] Continue Reading

Psalms - Tremper Longman III

PSALMS: AN INTRODUCTION AND COMMENTARY, by Tremper Longman

In the Introduction to this commentary, Longman briefly acquaints the reader with valuable information regarding the textual characteristics of the Psalms. This includes a history of textual transmission; the composition, collection, organization, and use of the book in antiquity; an overview of the eight types of lyrical poetry found t […] Continue Reading

Christology: Ancient and Modern

CHRISTOLOGY ANCIENT AND MODERN: EXPLORATIONS IN CONSTRUCTIVE DOGMATICS

Though the contributors do not come from a homogenous theological whole, all share in mining the depths of the Christian tradition towards giving fresh theological expression — in the case of this volume, specifically Christological expression. Thus the goal is more direct, though coming from a variegated authorship. It might be w […] Continue Reading

Author Interview
Karen Swallow Prior

Interview with Karen Swallow Prior, FIERCE CONVICTIONS: THE EXTRAORDINARY LIFE OF HANNAH MORE – POET, REFORMER, ABOLITIONIST

Yes, writing a book like this requires such a tremendous investment of time, resources, and thought that one can’t be unaffected by the process. It’s hard to express in concrete terms the impact. I do feel much more connected to the past – and to the present, too – simply by spending so much time in the company of so […] Continue Reading

Our Blog
A Theology of the Family

A THEOLOGY OF THE FAMILY: FOUR CENTURIES OF BIBLICAL WISDOM FOR FAMILY LIFE, by Jeff Pollard and Scott T. Brown (eds)

An astonishingly exhaustive anthology of Christian counsel on various aspects of family life from notables of the past. The 56 authors in the Table of Contents reads like a Who’s Who of church history. […] Continue Reading

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