Category Archives: NT Wright

New Life

Sunday, June 25th, 2017. New Life (Romans 6:1-11)   Sources: James D.G. Dunn. Romans 1-8 (WBC). Milton Keynes: Word Inc, 1988. Michael J. Gorman. The Death of the Messiah and the Birth of the New Covenant: A (Not So) New Model of the … Continue reading

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Hosanna in the Highest!

Sunday, April 9th, 2017 (Palm Sunday). Hosanna in the Highest! (Matthew 21:1-11)   Sources: Craig L. Blomberg Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992. Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John I-XII. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. RT France. The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). Grand Rapids: … Continue reading

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Top Reads of 2016

They say better late than never. We’re a month into 2017, and I have not yet published my usual top reads of the previous year. But here they are: 1. NT Wright, The Resurrection of the Son of God (Fortress, 2003). … Continue reading

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Spiritual Disciplines 1: Fellowship

Sunday, February 14th, 2016. Spiritual Disciplines 1: Fellowship (Hebrews 10:19-26)   Sources: Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Life Together. San Francisco: Harper, 1954. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles to the Hebrews (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1964. Richard Foster. Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth (Revised Edition). San … Continue reading

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Top Reads of 2015

It’s that time of year again. Time to look back, reflect, and evaluate a year. Each year I try to highlight the books which stood out as the best. This year my reading was greater in quantity than it has … Continue reading

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Go(o)d News

Sunday, August 30th 2015. “Go(o)d News” (Isaiah 40-42)   Sources: John Goldingay. The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of  Isaiah: An Introduction & Commentary. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1993. NT Wright. The … Continue reading

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Christ Redeemed Us

Sunday, May 17th, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 5.1: Christ Redeemed Us (Galatians 3:1-14) For more on Penal Substitution, see here. Sources: Gustaf Aulen. Christus Victor: An Historical Study of the Three Main Types of the Idea of Atonement. A.G. Hebert … Continue reading

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