How to Read and Understand the Biblical Prophets

How to Read and Understand the Biblical Prophets

Peter J. Gentry, professor of Old Testament interpretation at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, wrote a very accessible guide for a first orientation in the prophetic literature of the Old Testament that helps us to understand its message. Its title is How to Read and Understand the Biblical Prophets. He divided his book [...]

Saved by Grace Alone: Sermons on Ezekiel 36:16-36

Saved by Grace Alone: Sermons on Ezekiel 36:16-36

Martyn Lloyd Jones (1899-1081) was one of the leading British evangelicals of the twentieth century. Trained as a medical doctor he first served a small congregation in Wales. On a local level a revival was seen under his ministry there. From 1939 to 1968 he was the pastor of Westminster Chapel, London. In the past [...]

Two Testaments, One Bible: The Theological Relationship Between the Old and New Testaments

Two Testaments, One Bible: The Theological Relationship Between the Old and New Testaments

The relevance and meaning of the Old Testament and its relation to the New Testament is the most important question in the field of hermeneutics. The answers we give to this question, determines the character of our faith. Do we think that we can build our faith only on the New Testament or are we [...]

Literary Introductions to the Books of the Bible

Literary Introductions to the Books of the Bible

In  a scholarly research of the Bible during the last decennia a great deal of  attention has been given to the literary form of the Bible. Seeing the literary forms and structures of the Bible can help us not only to appreciate the Bible as a book of beauty but also to understand the Bible [...]