Living Doctrine: The Scriptures

Sunday, July 7th, 2018 (Preached at Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas)

 

Sources:

Richard Bauckham. Jude-2 Peter (WBC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1983.

Lewis R. Donelson. I & II Peter and Jude (NTL). Lousiville: WJK, 2010.

Gordon Fee and Douglas Stuart. How to Read the Bible for All It’s Worth (3rd Edition). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2003.

Beth Felker Jones. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2014.

Stanley J. Grenz. Theology for the Community of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

Robert Harvey & Philip H. Towner. 2 Peter and Jude (IVPNTC). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2009.

Luke Timothy Johnson. The First and Second Letters to Timothy (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2001.

William D. Mounce. Pastoral Epistles (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2000.

Eugene H. Peterson. Eat this Book. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006.

Ruth Anne Reese. 2 Peter & Jude (THNTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

Philip H. Towner. The Letters to Timothy and Titus (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006.

Robert W. Wall. 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus (THNTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012.

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Living Doctrine: The Spirit

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

 

Sources:

Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John XIII-XXI. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1970.

Beth Felker Jones. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2014.

Gordon D. Fee. The First Epistle to the Corinthians (Revised Edition) (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2014.

Stanley J. Grenz. Theology for the Community of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

Richard B. Hays. First Corinthians (Int.). Louisville: WJK, 1997.

Francis Moloney, S.D.B. The Gospel of John (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1998.

Marianne Meye Thompson. 1-3 John (IVPNTC). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1992.

Kallistos Ware. The Orthodox Way (Revised Edition). Crestwood: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2003.

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Living Doctrine: The Son

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

 

Sources:

Gordon D. Fee. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1995.

Beth Felker Jones. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2014.

Michael J. Gorman. Inhabiting the Cruciform God: Kenosis, Justification, and Theosis in Paul’s Narrative Soteriology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2009.

Stanley J. Grenz. Theology for the Community of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

G. Walter Hansen. The Letter to the Philippians (PNTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2009.

Gerald F. Hawthorne & Ralph P. Martin. Philippians (Revised) (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2004.

Andrew Louth. Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2013.

Thomas F. Torrance. Incarnation: The Person and Life of Christ. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2008.

Kallistos Ware. The Orthodox Way (Revised Edition). Crestwood: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2003.

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Living Doctrine: Experiencing the Trinity

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018.

 

Sources:

Beth Felker Jones. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2014.

Stanley J. Grenz. Theology for the Community of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

Andrew Louth. Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2013.

James Wm. McClendon, Jr. Systematic Theology, Vol. 1: Ethics. Nashville: Abingdon, 1986.

— Systematic Theology, Vol 2: Doctrine. Nashville: Abingdon, 1994.

Andrew B. McGowan. Ancient Christian Worship: Early Church Practices in Social, Historical, and Theological Perspective. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2016.

Kallistos Ware. The Orthodox Way (Revised Edition). Crestwood: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2003.

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Living Doctrine: The Trinity

Sunday, May 27th, 2018 (Trinity Sunday)

 

Sources:

Brendan Byrne, S.J. Romans (Sacra Pagina). Collegville: Liturgical Press, 1996.

Beth Felker Jones. Practicing Christian Doctrine: An Introduction to Thinking and Living Theologically. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2014.

R.T. France. The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

Stanley J. Grenz. Theology for the Community of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

Daniel J. Harrington, S.J. The Gospel of Matthew (Sacra Pagina). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1991.

Andrew Louth. Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2013.

James Wm. McClendon, Jr. Systematic Theology, Vol. 1: Ethics. Nashville: Abingdon, 1986.

— Systematic Theology, Vol 2: Doctrine. Nashville: Abingdon, 1994.

Kallistos Ware. The Orthodox Way (Revised Edition). Crestwood: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2003.

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What Does This Mean?

Sunday, May 20th, 2018 (Pentecost)

 

Sources:

Artwork: Chris Green, “Pentecost” (2018).  https://twitter.com/cewgreen/status/982424686268178437

Leslie C. Allen. Ezekiel 20-48 (WBC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1990.

Joseph Blenkinsopp. Ezekiel (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1990.

F.F. Bruce. The Book of Acts (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1975.

James D.G. Dunn. The Acts of the Apostles. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2016.

Joseph A. Fitzmyer. The Acts of the Apostles (AB). New Haven: Yale, 1998.

Luke Timothy Johnson. The Acts of the Apostles (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1992.

William J. Larkin Jr. Acts (IVPNTC). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1995.

I. Howard Marshall. The Acts of the Apostles (TNTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1980.

Ben Witherington III. The Acts of the Apostles: A Socio-Rhetorical Commentary. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1998.

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He Who Has the Son Has Life

Sunday, May 13th, 2018.

 

Sources:

Leslie C. Allen. Ezekiel 20-48 (WBC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1990.

Joseph Blenkinsopp. Ezekiel (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1990.

Raymond E. Brown. The Epistles of John (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1982.

F.F. Bruce. The Epistles of John: Introduction, Exposition, and Notes. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970.

Judith M. Lieu. I, II, & III John: A Commentary (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2008.

I. Howard Marshall. The Epistles of John (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1978.

Stephen Smalley. 1, 2, 3 John (Revised) (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2007.

Marianne Meye Thompson. 1-3 John (IVPNTC). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1992.

Ben Witherington III. Letter and Homilies for Hellenized Christians Volume 1: A Socio-Rhetorical Comment on Titus, 1-2 Timothy and 1-3 John. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2006.

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