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Reading the New Testament for the First Time
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Reading the New Testament for the First Time


Eerdmans 2012

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In Reading the New Testament for the First Time, Ronald Allen offers a useful introductory guide to the New Testament’s world, its story, and its message. The purpose of this book is to introduce the New Testament to those who have never read it, walking readers through the New Testament, covering key topics such as how and when the New Testament was written; background of important characters like Jesus, Paul, and the 12 disciples; big ideas found in the New Testament such as love, righteousness, and the realm of God; how to apply the New Testament to your life today, and much more.

In the Logos edition, this volume is enhanced by amazing functionality. Important terms link to dictionaries, encyclopedias, and a wealth of other resources in your digital library. Perform powerful searches to find exactly what you’re looking for. Take the discussion with you using tablet and mobile apps. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.

If you like this resource be sure to check out the Eerdmans New Testament Studies Collection.

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About Ronald J. Allen

Ronald J. Allen is professor of preaching and New Testament at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, where he has taught since 1982. He is the author of almost 40 books, including Thinking Theologically: The Preacher as Theologian.

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