Evangelical Dictionary of Theology

Author: Daniel J. Treier
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9781493410774
Release Date: 2017-11-07
Genre: Religion

This bestselling reference tool has been a trusted resource for more than 25 years with over 165,000 copies sold. Now thoroughly updated and substantially revised to meet the needs of today's students and classrooms, it offers cutting-edge overviews of key theological topics. Readable and reliable, this work features new articles on topics of contemporary relevance to world Christianity and freshened articles on enduring theological subjects, providing comprehensive A-Z coverage for today's theology students. The author base reflects the increasing diversity of evangelical scholars. Advisory editors include D. Jeffrey Bingham, Cheryl Bridges Johns, John G. Stackhouse Jr., Tite Tiénou, and Kevin J. Vanhoozer.

Evangelical Dictionary of Christian Education

Author: Michael J. Anthony
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
ISBN: 0801021847
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Religion

The comprehensive dictionary presents 850 articles representing the salient issues Christian educators face today. Each topic integrates scriptural principles with discoveries made in the fields of education, psychology, anthropology, sociology and philosophy. The articles explore the history, philosophy and theology of Christian education as well as provide insight into educational methodology, learning theory and practice, and relevant biblical issues.

Evangelical Dictionary of Theology

Author: Walter A. Elwell
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9780801020759
Release Date: 2001-05-01
Genre: Religion

An updated version of Elwell's Evangelical Dictionary of Theology with articles covering systematic, historical, and philosophical theology as well as theological ethics.

Evangelical dictionary of world missions

Author: A. Scott Moreau
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 0801020743
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Religion

The first comprehensive, one-volume reference work to consider the history of world missions and contemporary study of the subject from an evangelical perspective.

Global Dictionary of Theology

Author: William A. Dyrness
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830878114
Release Date: 2009-10-25
Genre: Religion

Theological dictionaries are foundational to any theological library. But until now there has been no Global Dictionary of Theology, a theological dictionary that presumes the contribution of the Western tradition but moves beyond it to embrace and explore a full range of global expressions of theology. The Global Dictionary of Theology is inspired by the shift of the center of Christianity from the West to the Global South. But it also reflects the increase in two-way traffic between these two sectors as well as the global awareness that has permeated popular culture to an unprecedented degree. The editorial perspective of the Global Dictionary of Theology is an ecumenical evangelicalism that is receptive to discovering new facets of truth through listening and conversation on a global scale. Thus a distinctive feature of the Global Dictionary of Theology is its conversational approach. Contributors have been called on to write in the spirit of engaging in a larger theological conversation in which alternative views are expected and invited. William A. Dyrness, Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen, Juan F. Martinez and Simon Chan edit approximately 250 articles written by over 100 contributors representing the global spectrum of theological perspectives. Pastors, theological teachers, theological students and lay Christian leaders will all find the Global Dictionary of Theology to be a resource that unfolds new dimensions and reveals new panoramas of theological perspective and inquiry. Here is a new launching point for doing theology in today's global context.

Baker Theological Dictionary of the Bible

Author: Walter A. Elwell
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
ISBN: STANFORD:36105110216913
Release Date: 2000-10-01
Genre: Religion

Evangelical theologians trace the development of more than 500 theological doctrines and themes throughout the Bible.

Introducing World Missions Encountering Mission

Author: A. Scott Moreau
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9781441224491
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Religion

This bestselling textbook by leading missionary scholars offers an engaging introduction to the work of missions in the contemporary world. It provides a broad overview of the biblical, theological, and historical foundations for missions. It also considers personal and practical issues involved in becoming a missionary, the process of getting to the mission field, and contemporary challenges a mission worker must face. Sidebars, charts, maps, and numerous case studies are included. This new edition has been updated and revised throughout and features a full-color interior. Additional resources for professors and students are available online through Baker Academic's Textbook eSources.

Topical Analysis of the Bible

Author: Douglas Buckwalter
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
ISBN: IND:30000029477357
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Religion

The single most important help for topical study, preaching, and teaching. Full quotations of 35,000 Scripture references are organized around 102 topics. Scripture and subject indexes.

New Dictionary of Theology Historical and Systematic Second Edition

Author: Martin Davie
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 9781783594573
Release Date: 2016-04-21
Genre: Religion

Since its first publication in 1988, the New Dictionary of Theology has been widely appreciated by students and readers as a trustworthy and informative guide. After almost thirty years, however, there are many new writers, issues and themes on the agenda, for theology does not stand still. Hence, this completely revised second edition includes over 400 new articles in the full set of over 800. Many of the original articles have been expanded and updated, and almost all have additional bibliographical references. Since material on biblical theology is now covered at length in IVP's New Dictionary of Biblical Theology, this volume is therefore more specifically a dictionary of historical and systematic theology. The New Dictionary of Theology: Historical and Systematic has an international team of contributors, and many are acknowledged experts in their fields. The Dictionary combines excellence in scholarship with a high standard of clarity and insight into current theological issues, yet it avoids being unduly technical. Students, teachers and ministers, as well as scholars and everyone seeking a better understanding of theology, will value it as an indispensable reference work. The volume is enhanced by a spacious and clear design, an extensive and easy-to-use cross-reference system and bibliographies which feature the best and most readily available works in English.

Encountering the New Testament

Author: Walter A. Elwell
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 0801039649
Release Date: 2013-05-15
Genre: Religion

Studying the New Testament can be an exciting--and intimidating--experience. This readable survey is designed to make the adventure less daunting and more rewarding. Two experienced classroom teachers offer a new edition of their bestselling and award-winning textbook, now with updated content and a new interior design. Other distinguishing features include: • abundant images, maps, and charts--all in full color • sidebars that address ethical and theological concerns and provide primary source material • focus boxes isolating key issues • chapter outlines, learning objectives, and summaries • study questions Students of the New Testament will find this introductory text both informative and engaging. An accompanying website through Baker Academic's Textbook eSources offers a wide array of resources for students and professors. Resources for students include flash cards, self quizzes, and introductory videos. Resources for professors include discussion questions, suggestions for class activities, PowerPoint slides, an instructor's manual, and a test bank.

Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics

Author: Norman L. Geisler
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 0801021510
Release Date: 1998-11-01
Genre: Religion

This comprehensive reference volume covers every key issue, person, and concept related to Christian apologetics from Anselm to Zen.

Dictionary of Everyday Theology and Culture

Author: Bruce Demarest
Publisher: Navpress Publishing Group
ISBN: 1600061923
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Religion

This resource puts theological concepts into everyday situations, showing the meaning of the terms and the importance of living out these doctrines in daily life.

Evangelical Commentary on the Bible

Author: Walter A. Elwell
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group (MI)
ISBN: 0801032024
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Religion

A contemporary, one-volume commentary includes comments, outlines, and introductions to every book of the Bible as well as extended discussios of key biblical doctrines.

Christian Theology

Author: Millard J. Erickson
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9781441241368
Release Date: 2013-08-15
Genre: Religion

Leading evangelical scholar Millard Erickson offers a new edition of his bestselling textbook, now substantially updated and revised throughout. This edition takes into account feedback from professors and students and reflects current theological conversations, with added material on the atonement, justification, and divine foreknowledge. Erickson's comprehensive introduction is biblical, contemporary, moderate, and fair to various positions, and it applies doctrine to Christian life and ministry.