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Christian Mission in the Modern World (And Expanded)

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First published forty years ago, this classic statement of Christian mission by John Stott has been expanded by Christopher J H Wright. Stott addresses skewed concepts of what missions entails, and sets out a thoroughly biblical case for the holistic...


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First published forty years ago, this classic statement of Christian mission by John Stott has been expanded by Christopher J H Wright. Stott addresses skewed concepts of what missions entails, and sets out a thoroughly biblical case for the holistic integration of evangelism with social action.




Newly updated and expanded by Christopher J. H. Wright, Christian Mission in the Modern World provides a biblically based approach to mission that addresses both spiritual and physical needs.

The mission of the church has been defined in two almost exclusive ways. On the one hand are those who say the church must focus on evangelism and discipleship alone. On the other hand are those who advocate concentrating almost solely on societal reform. In this classic book, first published four decades ago, John Stott shows that Christian mission must encompass both evangelism and social action. He begins with careful definitions of five key terms--mission, evangelism, dialogue, salvation, and conversion. Then, through a thorough biblical exploration of these concepts, Stott provides a model for ministry to people's spiritual and physical needs alike. Ultimately, Stott points to the example of Jesus, who modelled both the Great Commission of proclamation and the Great Commandment of love and service. This balanced, holistic approach to mission points the way forward for the work of the church in the world.

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 443176
  • Product Code 9781783593934
  • ISBN 1783593938
  • EAN 9781783593934
  • Pages 240
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category Missions
  • Publisher Intervarsity Press Uk
  • Publication Date Nov 2015
  • Sales Rank 30351
  • Dimensions 216 x 138 x 25mm
  • Weight 0.307kg

John Stott

The late Rev Dr. John Stott is known worldwide as a Bible teacher, writer, pastor and mission-leader. During a ministry that extended to seven decades, he authored many books including the best-selling Basic Christianity, Why I Am a Christian and The Cross of Christ ; he was also the editor, (and author of several volumes) of the Bible Speaks Today. In more recent years he was Rector Emeritus of All Souls Church, Langham Place, London; President of the London Institute for Contemporary Christianity; and Founder-President of the Langham Partnership International. He was awarded the CBE in the Queens 2006 New Year Honours. Stott was honored by Time magazine in 2005 as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World."
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