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Four Views on Divine Providence (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: Dennis Jowers, William Lane Craig, Ron Highfield, Gregory A. Boyd, Paul Kjoss Helseth

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: March 2011

Seller ID: 38957

ISBN: 0310325129

Condition: New


Questions about divine providence have preoccupied Christians for generations: Are people elected to salvation? For whom did Jesus die? This book introduces readers to four prevailing views on divine providence, with particular attention to the question of who Jesus died to save (the extent of the atonement) and if or how God determines who will be saved (predestination).But this book does not merely answer readers' questions. Four Views on Divine Providence helps reader... View more info

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Four Views on Salvation in a Pluralistic World

By: Dennis L. Okholm

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Zondervan: August 1996

Seller ID: 1820

ISBN: 0310212766

Condition: New


To read the New Testament is to meet the Old Testament at every turn. But exactly how do Old Testament texts relate to their New Testament references and allusions? Moreover, what fruitful interpretive methods do New Testament texts demonstrate? Leading biblical scholars Walter Kaiser, Darrel Bock and Peter Enns each present their answers to questions surrounding the use of the Old Testament in the New Testament.Contributors address elements such as Divine and human auth... View more info

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Two Views of Hell: A Biblical & Theological Dialogue (Spectrum)

By: Edward William Fudge, Robert A. Peterson

Price: $22.00

Publisher: IVP Academic: April 2000

Seller ID: 77918

ISBN: 0830822550

Condition: New


Hell is real and terrible. It is the fate of those who reject God. Evangelicals agree about this unhappy truth. Yet on some questions about hell disagreements arise. Some evangelicals believe the wicked will experience perpetual, conscious torment after death. Others argue that the wicked will experience a limited period of conscious punishment and then they will cease to exist. In this book you will find an irenic yet frank debate between two evangelical theologians who... View more info

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Psychology & Christianity: Five Views (Spectrum)

By: Eric Johnson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: IVP Academic: July 2010

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 80959

ISBN: 0830828486

Condition: New


How are Christians to understand and undertake the discipline of psychology? This question has been of keen interest (and sometimes concern) to Christians because of the importance we place on a correct understanding of human nature. Psychology can sometimes seem disconnected from, if not antithetical to, Christian perspectives on life. How are we to understand our Christian beliefs about persons in relation to secular psychological beliefs? This revised edition of a wid... View more info

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What About Those Who Have Never Heard?: Three Views on the Destiny of the Unevangelized

By: Gabriel Fackre, Ronald H. Nash

Price: $20.00

Publisher: InterVarsity Press: June 1995

Seller ID: 70847

ISBN: 0830816062

Condition: New


Voted one of Christianity Today's 1996 Books of the Year What is the fate of those who die never hearing the gospel? Do Hindus, Jews, agnostics and others who do not profess faith in Christ really suffer damnation after death? These and similar questions have long been contemplated by people from every religious persuasion and every walk of life. But in a culture of increasing diversity and growing doubt in the existence of "objective truth," it seems ever more pressing... View more info

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What About Those Who Have Never Heard?: Three Views on the Destiny of the Unevangelized

By: Gabriel Fackre, Ronald H. Nash

Price: $10.00

Publisher: InterVarsity Press: June 1995

Seller ID: 80387

ISBN: 0830816062

Condition: Used - Good


Voted one of Christianity Today's 1996 Books of the Year What is the fate of those who die never hearing the gospel? Do Hindus, Jews, agnostics and others who do not profess faith in Christ really suffer damnation after death? These and similar questions have long been contemplated by people from every religious persuasion and every walk of life. But in a culture of increasing diversity and growing doubt in the existence of "objective truth," it seems ever more pressing... View more info

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Meaning of the Millennium : Four Views

By: GEORGE ELDON LADD, ROBERT G. CLOUSE

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Publisher: Intervarsity Pr: June 1977

Seller ID: 62855

ISBN: 0877847940

Condition: New


Christ is coming again. Since the first century, Christians have agreed that Christ will return. But since that time there have also been many disagreements. How will Christ return? When will he return? What sort of kingdom will he establish? What is the meaning of the millennium? These questions persist today. Four major views on the millennium have had both a long history and a host of Christian adherents. In this book Robert G. Clouse brings together proponents of eac... View more info

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Five Views on Law and Gospel

By: Greg L. Bahnsen, Walter C. Kaser Jr., Douglas J. Moo, Wayne G. Strickland, Willem A. VanGemeren

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Zondervan: October 1996

Seller ID: 53033

ISBN: 0310212715

Condition: New


Do the Law and the Gospel belong to two separate dispensations? Has the Gospel replaced the Law? What is the relevance of the Old Testament Law to our lives as Christians? Is there continuity between it and what Christ expects of us in the Gospel? It is no secret that Christians have differed widely on these questions. This book explores five major approaches to this important biblical topic that have developed in Protestant circles. Each of the five authors presents his... View more info

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Four Views on Eternal Security

By: J. MATTHEW PINSON, STANLEY N. GUNDRY

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Zondervan: May 2002

Seller ID: 40610

ISBN: 0310234395

Condition: New


Does the Bible support the concept of 'once saved, always saved, ' or can a person lose his or her salvation? How do the Scriptures portray the complex interplay between grace and free will? These and related questions are explored from different angles in this thought-provoking Counterpoints volume. The contributors each state their case for one of four prominent views on eternal security: classical Calvinist, moderate Calvinist, reformed Arminian, and Wesleyan Arminian... View more info

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Perspectives on Election

By: Jack W. Cottrell, Clark H. Pinnock, Robert L. Reymond, Thomas B. Talbott, Bruce A. Ware

Price: $24.99

Publisher: B&H Publishing Group: November 2006

Seller ID: 67186

ISBN: 0805427295

Condition: New


"Perspectives on Election "presents in counterpoint form five basic common beliefs on the doctrine of spiritual election (for example, predestination) that have developed over the course of church history with a view toward determining which is most faithful to Scripture. Each chapter is written by a prominent person within each tradition, and each writer has the opportunity to respond to each differing view.Despite the focus upon a topic that divides many people, editor... View more info

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Justification: Five Views (Spectrum Multiview Books)

By: James Beilby, Paul Rhodes Eddy, Steven Enderlein, Michael Horton, Michael Bird, James Dunn, Veli-Matti Karkkainnen, Gerald Collins, Oliver Rafferty

Price: $25.00

Publisher: IVP Academic: September 2011

Seller ID: 45203

ISBN: 0830839445

Condition: New


"Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ" (Rom 5:1). When Paul wrote these words he seemed confident he had made himself clear. But for centuries the Pauline doctrine of justification has been a classic point of interpretation and debate in Christian exegesis and theology. And while in recent decades there have been moments of hopeful convergence among the various traditions of the Western church, the fine pr... View more info

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Three Views on Creation and Evolution

By: John J. Davis, Howard J. Van Till, Paul Nelson

Price: $22.99

Publisher: Zondervan: March 1999

Seller ID: 84879

ISBN: 0310220173

Condition: New


For Christians, the issues raised by the different views on creation and evolution are challenging. Can a 'young earth' be reconciled with a universe that appears to be billions of years old? Does scientific evidence point to a God who designed the universe and life in all its complexity?Three Views on Creation and Evolution deals with these and similar concerns as it looks at three dominant schools of Christian thought. Proponents of young earth creationism, old earth c... View more info

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A Biblical Answer for Racial Unity

By: Kress Biblical Resources,H.B. Charles Jr,Danny Akin,Juan Sanchez,Richard Caldwell,Jim Hamilton,Owen Strachan,Carl Hargrove,Christian George

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Kress Christian Publications: January 2018

Seller ID: 82694

ISBN: 1934952338

Condition: New


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Perspectives on the Ending of Mark: Four Views

By: Maurice Robinson, Darrell Bock, Keith Elliott, Daniel Wallace

Price: $19.99

Publisher: B&H Academic: November 2008

Seller ID: 45500

ISBN: 0805447628

Condition: New


Because it is conspicuously absent from more than one early Greek manuscript, the final section of the gospel of Mark (16:9-20) that details Christ's resurrection remains a constant source of debate among serious students of the New Testament.Perspectives on the Ending of Mark presents in counterpoint form the split opinions about this difficult passage with a goal of determining which is more likely. Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary professors Maurice Rob... View more info

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Four Views on the Apostle Paul (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: Michael F. Bird

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Publisher: Zondervan: July 2012

Seller ID: 25573

ISBN: 0310326958

Condition: New


The apostle Paul was a vital force in the development of Christianity. Paul's historical and religious context affects the theological interpretation of Paul's writings, no small issue in the whole of Christian theology. Recent years have seen much controversy about the apostle Paul, his religious and social context, and its effects on his theology. In the helpful Counterpoints format, four leading scholars present their views on the best framework for describing Paul's ... View more info

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Who Runs the Church?: 4 Views on Church Government (Counterpoints: Church Life)

By: Paul E. Engle, Steven B. Cowan

Price: $18.99

Publisher: Zondervan: September 2004

Seller ID: 50714

ISBN: 0310246075

Condition: New


Churches have split and denominations have formed over the issue of church government. Yet while many Christians can explain their particular church's form of rule and may staunchly uphold it, few have a truly biblical understanding of it. What model for governing the church does the Bible provide? Is there room for different methods? Or is just one way the right way?In Who Runs the Church? Four predominant approaches to church government are presented by respected propo... View more info

The Consequences of Ideas (Redesign): Understanding the Concepts that Shaped Our World

By: R. C. Sproul

Price: $16.99

Publisher: Crossway: May 2018

Seller ID: 80105

ISBN: 1433563770

Condition: New


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Perspectives on Spirit Baptism

By: Ralph Del Colle, H. Ray Dunning, Larry Hart, Stanley M. Horton, Walter C. Kaiser Jr.

Price: $24.99

Publisher: B&H Academic: November 2004

Seller ID: 86066

ISBN: 0805425942

Condition: New


"Perspectives on Spirit Baptism" presents in counterpoint form the basic common beliefs on spirit baptism which have developed over the course of church history with a view toward determining which is most faithful to Scripture. Each chapter will be written by a prominent person from within each tradition--with specific guidelines dealing with the biblical, historical, and theological issues within each tradition. In addition, each writer will have the opportunity to giv... View more info

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Four Views on the Role of Works at the Final Judgment (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: Robert N. Wilkin, Thomas R. Schreiner, James D. G. Dunn, Michael P. Barber, Alan P. Stanley

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Zondervan: July 2013

Seller ID: 73021

ISBN: 0310490332

Condition: New


Through a discussion of Biblical texts, this book presents four perspectives on the role of works at the final judgment including: Robert N. Wilkin: Works will determine rewards but not salvation: At the Judgment Seat of Christ each believer will be judged by Christ to determine his eternal rewards, but he remains eternally secure even if the judgment reveals he failed to persevere in good works (or in faith). Thomas R. Schreiner: Works will provide evidence that one act... View more info

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Two Views on the Doctrine of the Trinity (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: Stephen R. Holmes, Paul D. Molnar, Thomas H. McCall, Paul Fiddes

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: September 2014

Seller ID: 51036

ISBN: 0310498120

Condition: New


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