Using the gospels and Acts, along with the Pauline letters and other sources, Fr. Brown looks at the theological, social, and moral strug The gospels are closely looked at as Fr. Brown leads u through the accounts of the Infancy of Jesus.
He also draws heavily for his teaching on the "Old Testament Patriarchs, Kings, wise men and women-all preparing the way of the Lord. Fitzmyer, and John Reumann. Collaborative statement by Protestant, Anglican, and Roman Catholic scholars on how Mary was pictured by Christians of the first two centuries. Home Bible New Testament. Displaying 1 to 15 of 20 products.
Marshall; with a foreword by James Cardinal Hickey Looks at every question posed in the four gospels. Thompson The controversial and bestselling novel, The Da Vinci Code, brought to life a spirited debate concerning Mary of Magdala's true role in the life of Jesus. Harrington; foreword by Lawrence Boadt Commentary on each of the Gospels by four eminent biblical scholars.
Professor David Gowler A concise but thorough survey of current scholarly thinking on Jesus' parables, for the ordinary reader. Paul Center for Biblical Theology. Substantive and systematic, it integrates history, theology, faith, reason, Scripture, and tradition—all in light of the living authority of the Church. It offers one of the most desperately needed elements of a renewed biblical pedagogy, the restoration of the Old Testament to its rightfully indispensable place in the life of the Church.
Chair of Theology, Mundelein Seminary. This work will prove to be an invaluable resource. It is up-to-date, erudite yet accessible, succinct yet thorough, and most importantly, it responds to the Church's call for biblical scholarship done from a hermeneutic of faith. The authors are judicious in Forgot password or Username? Browse All Religious Education. John Bergsma , Brant Pitre. Add to cart Add to Wishlist.
Other Editions and Formats. Description Editorial Reviews Author Biography Customer Reviews Although many Catholics are familiar with the four Gospels and other writings of the New Testament, for most, reading the Old Testament is like walking into a foreign land. The Old Testament by Brant Pitre ,.
The Old Testament it was amazing 5. Although many Catholics are familiar with the four Gospels and other writings of the New Testament, for most, reading the Old Testament is like walking into a foreign land. Who wrote these forty-six books?
When were they written? Why were they written? What are we to make of their laws, stories, histories, and prophecies? Should the Old Testament be read by itself or in li Although many Catholics are familiar with the four Gospels and other writings of the New Testament, for most, reading the Old Testament is like walking into a foreign land.
Harrington; foreword by Lawrence Boadt Commentary on each of the Gospels by four eminent biblical scholars. A Catholic Introduction to the Bible: Harrington; foreword by Lawrence Boadt. The rationalists were the first to use it, or rather to abuse it, for their anti-dogmatic purposes. Mary in the New Testament edited by Raymond E. How old the gospels come together? Catholic Online on Facebook Catholic social network.
Should the Old Testament be read by itself or in light of the New Testament? John Bergsma and Brant Pitre offer readable in-depth answers to these questions as they introduce each book of the Old Testament. They not only examine the literature from a historical and cultural perspective but also interpret it theologically, drawing on the New Testament and the faith of the Catholic Church. Unique among introductions, this volume places the Old Testament in its liturgical context, showing how its passages are employed in the current Lectionary used at Mass.
Accessible to nonexperts, this thorough and up-to-date introduction to the Old Testament can serve as an idea textbook for biblical studies. Its unique approach, along with its maps, illustrations, and other reference materials, makes it a valuable resource for seminarians, priests, Scripture scholars, theologians, and catechists, as well as anyone seeking a deeper understanding of the Bible. Hardcover , pages. September 25th by Ignatius Press.
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The title of this book may be a bit puzzling 'a Catholic introduction to the New Testament? The New Testament belongs to all Christians, and the modern study of. The New Testament, as usually received in the Christian Churches, is made up of twenty-seven different books attributed to eight different authors, six of whom.