Living Faith (Participant's Guide)
How were the books of the Bible chosen? What was the Roman world like during Jesus' life and ministry? And how are Christians to live out their faith in today's world? Living Faith offers thoughtful and engaging answers to questions...
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How were the books of the Bible chosen? What was the Roman world like during Jesus' life and ministry? And how are Christians to live out their faith in today's world? Living Faith offers thoughtful and engaging answers to questions about the faith, enabling believers of all backgrounds to understand Christianity more fully. John Schwarz compares and contrasts Christianity with other world religions, proposes helpful disciplines for a believer's spiritual growth, and provides a clear and balanced look at such controversial topics as free will and end-times theology.
Informative, insightful, and practical, Living Faith is an ideal resource for group or personal study, and also serves as the participant's guide in the curriculum series Living Faith: Exploring the Essentials of Christianity by Tom Wright.
John Schwarz has academic degrees in business, law, and Christian studies. He spent thirty years in the corporate business world before taking early retirement to go to Kenya as a missionary. He is the author of A Handbook of the Christian Faith, a book that grew out of Bible study courses he developed and taught in Kenya. He and his wife divide their time between Arizona and Minnesota.
N.T.(Tom) Wright (D.Phil, Oxon is Bishop of Durham was recently named by Christianity Today as one of the top five theologians in the world. He was formerly Canon Theologian of Westminster Abbey and dean of Lichfield Cathedral. He taught New Testament studies for twenty years at Cambridge, McGill and Oxford Universities.
Wright's full-scale works The New Testament and the People of God, Jesus and the Victory of God, and The Resurrection of the Son of God are part of a projected six-volume series entitled Christian Origins and the Question of God.
Among his many other published works are The Original Jesus, What Saint Paul Really Said, The Climax of the Covenant and most recently Surprised by Hope. He is also co-author with Marcus Borg of The Meaning of Jesus: Two Visions
His commentaries include the 12 volume For Everyone series, Colossians and Philemon (Tyndale New Testament Commentary series), Malachi (Bible Speaks Today) Galatians (The Horizons Theological Commentary) and The Letter to the Philippians (International Critical Commentary).
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