The Thistle

Library Acquisitions for December 2013

New books for December included the ESV Gospel Transformation Bible, which features contributions from several Covenant faculty, including Jay Sklar, Brian Aucker, Hans Bayer, Bob Yarbrough, Jimmy Agan, Robert Peterson, and Dan Doriani. Also among the contributors are familiar faces such as Scotty Smith, Bryan Chapell, Mary Beth McGreevy, George Robertson, and Darrin Patrick.

We also added Five Views on Biblical Inerrancy, with contributions from Albert Mohler, Peter Enns, Michael Bird, Kevin Vanhoozer, and John R. Franke, and the second volume of Craig Keener’s monumental commentary on Acts.


Commencement sermons delivered in Asbury College Chapel, 1913, 1914, 1915
Henry Clay Morrison
Book


The … Princeton lectures on youth, church, and culture 
Book


Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch
von Hermann L. Strack und Paul Billerbeck
Book


The miracles of our Lord: expository and homiletic
John Laidlaw
Book


coverRomans: interpreted by early Christian commentatorsGoogle Books Preview
translated and edited by J. Patout Burns, Jr.; with Constantine Newman
Book


What would you do? a serious answer to a standard question
John H. Yoder; with Joan Baez, Tom Skinner, Leo Tolstoy, and others
Book


Shantung compound: the story of men and women under pressure,
Langdon Gilkey
Book


coverThe way of the (modern) world, or, Why it’s tempting to live as if God doesn’t exist
Craig M. Gay
Book


coverSeeing through cynicism: a reconsideration of the power of suspicionGoogle Books Preview
Dick Keyes
Book


coverThe world’s religions in figures: an introduction to international religious demography
Todd M. Johnson and Brian J. Grim; with Gina A. Bellofatto; foreword by Peter L. Berger
Book


Dalit world, biblical world: an encounter
editors Leonard Fernando & James Massey
Book


Early Christians of 21st century: stories of incredible Christian witness from Kandhamal jungles
Anto Akkara
Book


coverGospel Transformation Bible: English Standard Version: Christ in all of scripture, grace for all of life
Book


coverFive views on Biblical inerrancy
R. Albert Mohler Jr., Peter Enns, Michael F. Bird, Kevin J. Vanhoozer, John R. Franke; J. Merrick, Stephen M. Garrett, general editors
Book


coverPhilippians
Dennis E. Johnson
Book


coverThe drama of Scripture: finding our place in the biblical storyGoogle Books Preview
Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen
Book


coverThe goodly fellowship of the prophets: the achievement of association in canon formation
Christopher R. Seitz
Book


coverJob: interpretation and commentaryGoogle Books Preview
C.L. Seow
Book


coverForgotten songs: reclaiming the Psalms for Christian worshipGoogle Books Preview
C. Richard Wells & Ray Van Neste, editors
Book


Seek the Lord!: a study of the meaning and function of the exhortations in Amos, Hosea, Isaiah, Micah, and Zephaniah
A. Vanlier Hunter
Book


coverActs: an exegetical commentary
Craig S. Keener
Book


coverWeakness is the way: life with Christ our strengthGoogle Books Preview
J.I. Packer
Book


coverConnected: living in the light of the Trinity
Sam Allberry
Book


coverFound in Him: the joy of the Incarnation and our union with Christ
Elyse M. Fitzpatrick
Book


coverImago Dei: human dignity in ecumenical perspectiveGoogle Books Preview
edited by Thomas Albert Howard
Book


coverCompassionate Jesus: rethinking the Christian’s approach to modern medicine
Christopher Bogosh
Book


coverAdvent A to Z: prayerful and playful preparations for familiesGoogle Books Preview
Sharon Harding and John Indermark
Book


coverFeasting on the Word worship companion: liturgies for Year AGoogle Books Preview
edited by Kimberly Bracken Long
Book


coverA multi-site church roadtrip: exploring the new normal
Geoff Surratt, Greg Ligon, and Warren Bird
Book


coverBeyond charity: the call to Christian community development
John M. Perkins
Book


coverDeveloping a strategy for missions: a biblical, historical, and cultural introduction
John Mark Terry, J. D. Payne
Book


coverMission as God’s project in the synoptics: an exegetical and comparative analysis of Mk 16:1-8, 14-18; Mt 28:16-20; Lk 24:44-49Google Books Preview
Varghese Abhilash
Book


Rev Alexander Duff and the Scottish Mission in Calcutta (1806-1878)
Soumita Chakraborty
Book


coverPreaching funerals in the Black church: bring perspective to pain
Peter M. Wherry; foreword by Charles Adams; preface by Luke A. Powery
Book


coverLetters to pastors’ wives: when seminary ends and ministry begins
edited by Catherine J. Stewart
Book


coverFour views of youth ministry and the church: inclusive congregational, preparatory, missional, strategicGoogle Books Preview
Mark H. Senter III … [et al.]
Book


Catecismo mayor de la asamblea de Westminster
Iglesia Presbiteriana del Perú
Book


Catecismo menor explicado
Ezequiel Lango
Book


coverChildren’s atlas of God’s world
Craig Froman
Map / Atlas


The Pruitt-Igoe myth: [an urban history]
Unicorn Stencil presents in association with the Missouri History Museum; directed by Chad Freidrichs; script by Chad & Jaime Freidrichs
Video


Women’s issues and reflections
edited by Christina Manohar
Book


coverThe great inversion and the future of the American cityGoogle Books Preview
Alan Ehrenhalt
Book


coverMapping out curriculum in your church: cartography for Christian pilgrimsGoogle Books Preview
James Estep, Roger White, Karen Estep
Book


Commencement sermons delivered in Asbury College chapel, 1913, 1914, 1915
Henry Clay Morrison
Book


coverA grammar of biblical HebrewGoogle Books Preview
Paul Joüon, T. Muraoka
Book