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Perspectives on Tithing: Four Views

By: Croteau, David A.

Price: $24.99

Publisher: B&H Academic: May 2011

Seller ID: 1835

ISBN: 0805449779

Condition: New


Was the tithe just for Israel, or is it also applicable to Christians? Must a tithe go only to your local church, or can it be received by any Christian organization? Do we tithe on the net or the gross amount? "Perspectives on Tithing" presents in point-counterpoint format the most common views about how Christians are to give of their financial resources, addressing the myriad of questions that surround the complex issue. Ken Hemphill (Empowering Kingdom Growth) an... View more info

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Four Views on Moving beyond the Bible to Theology (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: Gundry, Stanley N.

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: October 2009

Seller ID: 1842

ISBN: 0310276551

Condition: New


The Bible has long served as the standard for Christian practice, yet believers still disagree on how biblical passages should be interpreted and applied. Only when readers fully understand the constructs that inform their process of moving from Scripture to theology---and those of others---can Christians fully evaluate teachings that claim to be 'biblical.'Here, scholars who affirm an inspired Bible, relevant and authoritative for every era, present models they consider... View more info

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Show Them No Mercy: 4 Views on God and Canaanite Genocide

By: Gundry, Stanley N.

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Zondervan: April 2003

Seller ID: 12608

ISBN: 0310245680

Condition: New


A discussion of various contemporary evangelical views of genocide in the Old Testament.Christians are often shocked to read that Yahweh, the God of the Israelites, commanded the total destruction---all men, women, and children---of the ethnic group know as the Canaanites. This seems to contradict Jesus' command in the New Testament to love your enemies and do good to all people. How can Yahweh be the same God as the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ? What does genocide in... View more info

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The Atonement Debate: Papers from the London Symposium on the Theology of Atonement

By: Thacker, Justin

Price: $18.99

Publisher: Zondervan: April 2008

Seller ID: 38956

ISBN: 0310273390

Condition: New


Recent days have seen a debate among evangelicals over how the death of Christ is to be interpreted. When a popular British evangelical leader appeared to denounce the idea that God was punishing Christ in our place on the cross as a 'twisted version of events, ' 'morally dubious, ' and a 'huge barrier to faith' that should be rejected in favour of preaching only that God is love, major controversy was stirred. Many thought the idea of penal substitution was at the heart... View more info

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Women in Ministry: Four Views

By: Clouse, Bonnidell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: IVP Academic: May 1989

Seller ID: 41183

ISBN: 0830812849

Condition: New


Should women teach men? Should they exercise authority over men? What about ordaining women? Even those who agree that Scripture must determine our answers do not agree on what it teaches. And too often differing sides have not been willing to listen to one another. Here in ove volume are the views of four deeply commited evangelicals that focus the discussion on the issues. Robert Culver argues for what might be called the traditional view that women should not exercise... View more info

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Two Views on Women in Ministry (Counterpoints: Exploring Theology)

By: Beck, James R.

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Zondervan: September 2005

Seller ID: 48729

ISBN: 031025437X

Condition: New


What does the Bible say about women's roles in the church? With pros and cons on either side of a heated, ongoing debate, no definitive conclusions have emerged. This book furnishes you with a clear and thorough presentation of the two primary views on women in ministry so you can better understand each one's strengths, weaknesses, and complexities.Each view---egalitarian (equal ministry opportunity for both genders) and complementarian (ministry roles differentiated by ... View more info

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Perspectives on Church Government: Five Views of Church Polity

By: Brand, Chad Owen

Price: $19.99

Publisher: B&H Academic: July 2004

Seller ID: 48984

ISBN: 080542590X

Condition: New


"Perspectives on Church Government "presents in counterpoint form the basic models of church government 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 governance tradition. In addition, each writer will have the opportuni... View more info

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The Historical Jesus: Five Views

By: Beilby, James K.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Intervarsity Press: November 2009

Seller ID: 49937

ISBN: 0830838686

Condition: New


2011 Christianity Today Book Award winner The scholarly quest for the historical Jesus has a distinguished pedigree in modern Western religious and historical scholarship, with names such as Strauss, Schweitzer and Bultmann highlighting the story. Since the early 1990s, when the Jesus quest was reawakened for a third run, numerous significant books have emerged. And the public's attention has been regularly arrested by media coverage, with the Jesus Seminar or the James... View more info

Perspectives on Israel and the Church: 4 Views

By: Brand, Chad

Price: $29.99

Publisher: B&H Academic: March 2015

Seller ID: 50348

ISBN: 0805445269

Condition: New


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Exploring the Worship Spectrum: Six Views (Counterpoints)

By: Basden, Paul

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Zondervan: April 2004

Seller ID: 50720

ISBN: 0310247594

Condition: New


What does worship look like? Is there just one truly right way to worship? Are there any wrong ways? To what extent should our unity as believers manifest itself in unified public worship? Sadly, disagreement over how we should worship our loving God has sparked some most unloving attitudes among Christians. Exploring the Worship Spectrum seeks to correct this. It provides a forum for presentation, critique, and defense of six prominent worship styles: *Formal-Liturgical... View more info

Perspectives on Israel and the Church: 4 Views

By: Brand, Chad

Price: $29.99

Publisher: B&H Academic: March 2015

Seller ID: 51967

ISBN: 0805445269

Condition: New


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Four Views on Hell

By: Walvoord, John

Price: $16.99

Publisher: Zondervan: January 1997

Seller ID: 56592

ISBN: 0310212685

Condition: New


Most contemporary Christians acknowledge the doctrine of hell, but they'd rather not think about how God punishes the wicked. The authors of Four Views on Hell meet this subject head-on with different views on what the Scriptures say. Is hell to be understood literally as a place of eternal smoke and flames? Or are such images simply metaphors for a real but different form of punishment? Is there such a thing as 'conditional immortality, ' in which God annihilates the so... View more info

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Five Views on the Church and Politics (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: N/A

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: December 2015

Seller ID: 58356

ISBN: 0310517923

Condition: New


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Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: Gundry, Stanley N.

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: November 2008

Seller ID: 60715

ISBN: 0310273331

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 aut... View more info

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Four Views on Hell: Second Edition (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: N/A

Price: $18.99

Publisher: Zondervan: March 2016

Seller ID: 61044

ISBN: 0310516463

Condition: New


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Four Views on the Warning Passages in Hebrews

By: Bateman, Herbert W.

Price: $29.99

Publisher: Kregel Academic & Professional: February 2007

Seller ID: 63047

ISBN: 0825421322

Condition: New


Using the popular four-views format, this volume explores the meaning of the five warning passages in the book of Hebrews to both the original readers and us today. Each of the four New Testament scholars present and defend their view and critique the view of their interlocutors. This unique volume will help readers better understand some of the most difficult passages in all of Scripture. Contributors include Grant R. Osborne, Buist M. Fanning, Gareth L. Cockerill, and ... View more info

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The Synoptic Problem: Four Views

By: N/A

Price: $22.99

Publisher: Baker Academic: July 2016

Seller ID: 63341

ISBN: 0801049504

Condition: New


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Four Views on Christianity and Philosophy (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

By: N/A

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: September 2016

Seller ID: 63784

ISBN: 0310521149

Condition: New


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Four Views on the Book of Revelation

By: Pate, C. Marvin

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: April 1998

Seller ID: 66449

ISBN: 0310210801

Condition: New


Of all the books of the Bible, few are as fascinating or as bewildering as Revelation. Its images grip the imagination: four grim horsemen, the Antichrist, the ten-horned beast, the ultimate battle at Armageddon, and, of course, 666, the 'mark of the beast, ' variously interpreted to signify everything from Hitler and Krushchev to credit cards and the Internet.Is the book of Revelation a blueprint for the future that needs decoding if we want to understand current events... View more info

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Four Views on the Book of Revelation

By: Pate, C. Marvin

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Zondervan: April 1998

Seller ID: 66450

ISBN: 0310210801

Condition: New


Of all the books of the Bible, few are as fascinating or as bewildering as Revelation. Its images grip the imagination: four grim horsemen, the Antichrist, the ten-horned beast, the ultimate battle at Armageddon, and, of course, 666, the 'mark of the beast, ' variously interpreted to signify everything from Hitler and Krushchev to credit cards and the Internet.Is the book of Revelation a blueprint for the future that needs decoding if we want to understand current events... View more info