Faithlife Corporation

Business Hours

Monday – Saturday
6 AM – 6 PM PST
Local: 2:32 AM
Trembling at the Threshold of a Biblical Text
See inside
This image is for illustration only. The product is a download.

Trembling at the Threshold of a Biblical Text


Eerdmans 1994

Runs on Windows, Mac and mobile.


This eloquent and penetrating book brings together 20 brief yet powerful sermons that illustrate the move from text to interpretation. Author James L. Crenshaw reflects on the agony and ecstasy of faith in God amid life’s adversity. An accompanying selection of meditations also explores the complex terrain of the spiritual journey, and a brief collection of deeply reverent prayers draws the volume to a close, showing that the one who boldly directs hard questions toward heaven also tarries long enough to pray.

With Logos Bible Software, this volume is enhanced with cutting-edge research tools. Scripture citations appear on mouseover in your preferred English translation. Important terms link to dictionaries, encyclopedias, and a wealth of other resources in your digital library. Powerful topical searches help you find exactly what you’re looking for. Tablet and mobile apps let you take the discussion with you. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.

Want an even better deal? Get more books at a bigger discount when you order the Eerdmans Bible Reference Bundle 2!

Key Features

  • Includes 20 sermons illustrating James L. Crenshaw’s exegetical method
  • Reflects on the challenges of sustaining faith amid adversity
  • Contains a collection of prayers


  • Sermons
  • Meditations
  • Prayers

Product Details

About James L. Crenshaw

James L. Crenshaw is the Robert L. Flowers Professor of the Old Testament at Duke University Divinity School.

Sample Pages from the Print Edition

More details about this resource