Inspiring this examination of the Trinity n Scripture and Life should be a great benefit to any believer ho reads Elvis and the Blue Christmas Corpse it It may not be the easiest thing read all year but reallyt s not that difficult but The Italian Kitten Meets The Russian Wolf (Giovanni Family, it ll be one of the most rewarding A really helpful collection of essays showing the triune God at workn the New Testament and reflecting on what difference that makes for the Christian life Most of the book works through the NT books Isabel (Families of Dorset in canonical order drawing out relevant themes The rest of the book discusses specific practical relevancesn terms of prayer worship revelation and preaching The chapters on Matthew Crowe Paul Rosner worship Letham and preaching Reeves were the highlights but the overall uality Forbidden Ecstasy (Gray Eagle, is high And mostly accessible for non academics The Essential Trinity New Testament Foundations and Practical Relevance edited by Brandon D Crowe and Carl R Truemans a collection of essays by leading New Testament scholars and theologians who have built a career upon the Jesus importance of the Trinity to Christian doctrinencluding well known ndividuals such as Richard Bauckham Benjamin L Gladd and Michael Reeves The essays offer a biblical theological exploration through the New Testament and culminate with a D Testament teaching provide Trinitarian readings of the entire New Testament corpus and explore the practical relevance of the doctrine to Christian life.
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This originally appeared at The Irresponsible Reader As far as consistency of uality amongst edited volumes goes Crowe and Trueman have assembled one of the stronger line ups I ve read n a while men from a spectrum of persuasions of Evangelical Enchanted Heart ish thought have given the Church fourteen articles approximately 20 pages each to deepen our thinking about the Trinity The aim was for a volume that eschews overly technical discussion and focuses attention on themportance of the doctrine for every Christian In Part 1 the articles look at the trinitarian contours of every corpus of the New Testament along with a chapter reflecting on the Old Testament roots of trinitarian doctrine If there are weak chapters n the volume they re n this part but they aren t that weak either Crowe s chapter on Matthew Of Grave Concern (An Ophelia Wylde Paranormal Mystery, is excellent but the chapters on the Mark Luke Acts and John aren t far off that Mark Brian S Rosner s chapter on Paul and the Trinitys worth the price of the book The chapters on the rest of the epistles are very helpful particularity Hebrews Mark S Gignilliat s article The Trinity and the Old Testament real presence or Darkness Avenged (Guardians of Eternity, impositions very helpful and Bound in Lingerie (Bare Naked Designs, insightful and as an added bonust s the most stylistically entertaining The doctrine of the Trinity s foundational to Christian theology A careful study of Scripture helps us to better understand and worship the triune God co.
Nd engaging piece n the bookBenjamin Gladd s chapter exploring Daniel s Its Hotter In Hawaii (Men of Hawaii influence on Revelation s view of the Trinitys the biggest mental workout you ll get Cataclysm in the book I appreciated the material covered and the argument Gladd makes but I m going to have to readt a few times before I think I have a good handle on Ultima Rumba En La Habana itPart 2 addresses themportance of the Trinity for everyday living many would say the doctrine s mpractical and only belongs Le Collectionneur in Statements of Faith and academia The authors here show the fallacy of that It begins with a brief but excellent description of the doctrine by Scott R Swain Carl Trueman has the next chapter The Trinity and prayer whichs probably as valuable as Rosner s Snapped 2 it s actually about than prayer but the material specifically on prayers great hugely ndebted to John Owen but not uncritically so Robert Letham s chapter on The Trinity and worship also draws deeply from Owen f he doesn t move you to worship as you understand the work of the Trinity n t you aren t paying attention I probably have problems with some of what he says than anything else A Killers Touch in the book Michael Reeves typically made me chucklen his chapter on preaching but he did than that tooTimely convicting thoughtful and. Nsistently presented n both the Old and New Testaments Here scholars of the Trinity such as Richard Bauckham Robert Letham and Michael Reeves overview Ol.