Biblical Theology

Vern Poythress’ ThD Dissertation – Christian Article

Vern S. Poythress, Structural Approaches to Understanding the Theology of the Apostle Paul (PDF). This piece is my Th.D. dissertation at the University of Stellenbosch, 1981. Quite a bit of time has passed, but some people have expressed interest in it, and it shows some of the value of a multiperspectival approach applied to the theology of Paul. The piece is too early to interact with the New Perspective on Paul. This is Only a Snippet of a Christian Article…

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The Whole Bible in 12 Verses – Christian Article

If you had to summarize Scripture in 12 verses, which would you choose? Here are mine: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God” (John 1:1). “So God created man in his own image; in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them” (Gen. 1:27). “I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your seed and her seed; he shall bruise your head,…

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The Chaos Is No Match for the Cosmos – Christian Article

Have you ever read Revelation 21’s description of the new earth and wondered why there’s “no more sea”? I mean, no more pain—I get that. No more death, absolutely! But what’s so bad about the sea? At one level, Sidney Greidanus’s new book, From Chaos to Cosmos: Creation to New Creation, can be seen as one long answer to that question. From Chaos to Cosmos is the seventh release in Crossway’s “Short Studies in Biblical Theology” series, edited by Dane Ortlund…

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