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High King of Heaven: Theological and Practical Perspectives on the Person and Work of Jesus

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ISBN: 9780802418098

Overview

Curating insights from some of America’s greatest Christian minds, High King of Heaven is a series of reflections on Christology, one of the church’s central doctrines. It contains essays from over twenty well-known pastors and theologians, including John F. MacArthur, Mark Dever, Albert Mohler, Miguel Nuñez, and J. Ligon Duncan III.

Each essay not only elucidates an aspect of Christ’s person and work, but also demonstrates how it applies to the life of the church. After reading High King of Heaven, readers will:

  • Have a deeper understanding of Jesus’ nature and redemptive work
  • Be inspired to worship Christ with greater passion and reverence
  • Come away motivated and equipped to defend the orthodox view of Christ
  • Be equipped to better teach and preach about Jesus’ divinity and humanity
  • Be conversant with current challenges and debates in the area of Christology

There are some subjects you can never out-study, and Christology is one of them. Any Christian who wants a greater appreciation for the work of our Lord and Savior, who wants to worship Him in spirit and truth, and who wants increased confidence in the church’s historic confessions concerning Him will delight in High King of Heaven.

Key Features

  • Details rich theological insight from respected scholars & pastors
  • Celebrates a high Christology in Jesus’ life and work
  • Equips readers with the tools and knowledge for teaching and preaching Christ crucified

Contents

Part 1: The Person of Christ

  • The Eternal Word: God the Son in Eternity Past
  • The Son’s Relationship with the Father
  • The Virgin Birth
  • The Bread of Life
  • The Good Shepherd
  • The Way, the Truth, and the Life
  • The Head of the Church

Part 2: The Work of Christ

  • He Emptied Himself: The Kenosis
  • In Our Place: The Atonement
  • Up from the Grave: The Resurrection
  • High Above the Heavens: The Ascension
  • The Return of the King: The Second Coming

Part 3: The Word of Christ

  • No Other Gospel: The True Gospel of Christ
  • Christ and the Completion of the Canon
  • Seeing Christ in the Old Testament
  • Christ, the Culmination of the Old Testament

Part 4: The Witness to Christ

  • Beginning with Moses: The OT Witness to the Suffering Messiah
  • Jesus Is Better: The Final Word
  • Salt and Light: The Believer’s Witness to Christ in an Ungodly Society
  • Counted Worthy: Suffering for Christ in a World That Hates Him
  • Around the Throne: The Heavenly Witness of the Redeemed to the Work of the Lamb
  • Do You Love Me?: The Essential Response to the High King of Heaven

Contributors

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John F. MacArthur

John MacArthur (b. 1939) is a Calvinist theologian, author, editor, and teacher. He is a popular conference speaker and the president of both The Master's College and The Master's Seminary. He has also served as pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California since 1969. Best known for his expository exegesis of the Bible, Logos has collected more than 3,000 of his sermons in the John MacArthur Sermon Archive and offers the complete MacArthur New Testament Commentary.

MacArthur’s pulpit ministry extends around the globe through his media ministry, Grace to You. In addition to producing daily radio programs for nearly 2,000 English and Spanish radio outlets worldwide, Grace to You distributes books, software, and CDs by John MacArthur. He has written hundreds of books and study guides, including the bestselling John MacArthur Essential Bible Study Library and the MacArthur Study Bible. He is also the author of notable titles like Different by Design and Twelve Ordinary Men.

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