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Ben Witherington III is Jean R. Amos Professor of New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary. He is both a scholar and a popular lecturer, and has appeared on programs such as 60 Minutes, 20/20, and Dateline. He is the author of over forty books on the New Testament and other mostra'n més topics, including A Week in the Life of Corinth. mostra'n menys
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Obres de Ben Witherington, III

What have they done with Jesus? (2006) 262 exemplars
A Week in the Life of Corinth (2012) 216 exemplars
The New Testament Story (2004) 119 exemplars
The Christology of Jesus (1990) 110 exemplars
A Week in the Fall of Jerusalem (2017) 49 exemplars
History, Literature, and Society in the Book of Acts (1996) — Editor — 25 exemplars
Voices and Views on Paul: Exploring Scholarly Trends (2020) — Autor — 24 exemplars
The Lazarus Effect (2008) 18 exemplars
A Shared Christian Life (2012) 12 exemplars
Gospel of Jesus A True Story (2014) 7 exemplars
Encounters with Jesus (2020) 3 exemplars
Southern discomfort (2016) 1 exemplars
New Testament Story 1 exemplars

Obres associades

Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (1992) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions1,608 exemplars
The Cambridge Companion to St. Paul (2003) — Col·laborador — 220 exemplars
The Historical Jesus in Context (2009) — Col·laborador — 146 exemplars
The Epistle to the Hebrews and Christian Theology (2009) — Col·laborador — 94 exemplars
A Feminist companion to Luke (2002) — Col·laborador — 27 exemplars
The Bible and the American future (2010) — Col·laborador — 10 exemplars
God's Israel and the Israel of God: Paul and Supersessionism (2023) — Col·laborador — 7 exemplars


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I really appreciated what this book had to say about each subject. It helps bring both needed balance and correction depending on your own struggles that I know I found beneficial to the point that I’m thankful to have found this book.

These topics include things such as allowing yourself to “play” through a hobby you have (I’ve always struggled with guilt on that and his argument on the important of play majorly helped that!), or caring for your body through eating right, getting proper sleep, etc.

The book also mentions about how people would have learned God’s Word in the time of Jesus and the early church. That part was so helpful and made me think over my own appreciate to studying the Scriptures.

The book does pull from Rob Bell’s Sex God in the fifth chapter, but as far as I can tell, the notes and quotes from it are ones that are biblical and/or correction is brought to those that are not. So I would say, don’t let that turn you off reading this book because it’s not worth skipping it for that reason at all! I was surprised to glean so much from this chapter too despite this.

Overall, I would definitely recommend this book!
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aebooksandwords | Jul 29, 2023 |
While the book is good in talking about the "progress of prophecy", I was disappointed that there wasn't more about Jesus as a seer since that is the title.
JRobinW | Jan 20, 2023 |
Such a great commentary, it is not like the usual exegetical commentary instead It focuses on the literary and rhetorical side with a lot of background and cultural information which is perfect for the book of Acts
Teddy37 | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Jun 9, 2021 |
Wonderful book that gives you insider info on how to become a Biblical Scholar from a seasoned veteran of Biblical Scholarship. Should be required reading for all the christians who are called to be a Scholar
Teddy37 | Hi ha 4 ressenyes més | Jun 9, 2021 |


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