Free customer click and collect available at check out. Postage will be charged at check out.
Cart 0
To The Jew First: the case for Jewish evangelism in scripture and history PB

To The Jew First: the case for Jewish evangelism in scripture and history PB

By: Darrell L. Bock

$39.00
Product Details
Publisher Kregel Academic
Year 2008
ISBN 9780825436581

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. (Rom. 1:16 esv)

Organized around the biblical mandate in Romans 1:16, To the Jew First is a comprehensive look at the biblical, theological, historical, and practical basis for Jewish evangelism. Featuring the scholarship of leading North American theologians representing a range of theological views it stands to become a widely used textbook and definitive resource for pastors, missionaries, and evangelists.

Contributors

Richard A. Averbeck
Craig A. Blaising
Darrell L. Bock
J. Lanier Burns
Arnold G. Fruchtenbaum
Mitch Glaser
Arthur F. Glasser
Walter C. Kaiser Jr.
Kai Kjaer-Hansen
Barry R. Leventhal
Richard L. Pratt Jr.
Michael Rydelnik
Mark A. Seifrid
David L. Turner

Topics Discussed

Part I, Bible, explores the meaning of Paul's phrase “to the Jew first,” the role of Israel in God's overarching plan of salvation, Jewish evangelism in the book of Acts, the relationship between evangelism and Jesus’ arguments with Jewish leaders, the work of the Holy Spirit in evangelism, and more.

Part II, Theologyexamines the future of Israel, the church's stance toward Jewish evangelism in a post-Holocaust world, the gospel for the Jews from both a Dispensational and Reformed perspective, the theological implications of "to the Jew first", and more.

Part III, Mission, first looks at the history of Jewish missions in the past century; it then treats the missiological dimensions and importance of Jewish evangelism, as well as the gospel's ramifications for both Jew and Gentile.

Darrell L. Bock (Ph.D., University of Aberdeen) is research professor of New Testament studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. A former president of the Evangelical Theological Society, he is the author of numerous works in New Testament studies, including notable commentaries on Luke and Acts.

Mitch Glaser (Ph.D., Fuller Seminary) is the president of Chosen People Ministries. Mitch studied with the esteemed Charles Feinberg at Talbot School of Theology. A Messianic Jew, he has labored for more than thirty years in ministry among the Jewish people. His doctorate is in intercultural studies.


Darrell L. Bock
Author:
Darrell L. Bock is Executive Director of Cultural Engagement and Senior Research Professor of New Testament Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. A former president of the Evangelical Theological Society, he is the author of the best-selling Breaking the Da Vinci Code and numerous works in New Testament studies, including Jesus According to Scripture.

Share this Product


More from this collection