The Thistle

Library Acquisitions for February 2014

February’s acquisitions included Jay Sklar’s much anticipated commentary on Leviticus, systematic theologies by John Frame and Michael Bird, and several new books for the Mare Archeology Institute.


coverPromise and fulfillment: the relationship between the Old And New TestamentsGoogle Books Preview
Book

 


coverThomas Aquinas: a portraitGoogle Books Preview
Denys Turner
Book


coverImitating Christ,
Edouard Cothenet [and others] Translated by Simone Inkel and Lucy Tinsley. With a pref. by John L. Boyle
Book

 


coverFree to say no? free will in Augustine’s evolving doctrines of grace and electionGoogle Books Preview
Eric L. Jenkins
Book


coverLove, sex and marriage: insights from Judaism, Christianity and IslamGoogle Books Preview
Dan Cohn-Sherbok, George D. Chryssides, Dawoud El-Alami
Book


coverAmerican religion: contemporary trends
Mark Chaves
Book

 


The discovery of the menorah treasure at the foot of the temple mount: in honor of the state of Israel, that chose the seven-branched menorah as its national symbol
Eilat Mazar
Book


The Islamic view of major Christian teachings: the role of Jesus Christ, sin, faith, and forgiveness; essays
Christine Schirrmacher; ed. by Ruth Baldwin. [World Evangelical Alliance]
Book


coverChristian worldview: a student’s guide
Philip Graham Ryken
Book

 


coverThe churches of Syrian Antioch (300-638 CE)
Wendy Mayer & Pauline Allen
Book

 


coverEvangelical theology: a Biblical and systematic introduction
Michael F. Bird
Book

 


coverThy word is still truth: essential writings on the doctrine of scripture from the reformation to today
edited by Peter A. Lillback and Richard B. Gaffin, Jr.
Book


coverNew covenant theology and prophecy
John G. Reisinger
Book

 


coverLeviticus: an introduction and commentary
Jay Sklar
Book

 


coverTruth speaks to power: the countercultural nature of scriptureGoogle Books Preview
Walter Brueggemann
Book


coverOld Testament theology: reading the Hebrew Bible as Christian scripture
R.W.L. Moberly
Book

 


coverOld Testament pseudepigrapha: more noncanonical scripturesGoogle Books Preview
edited by Richard Bauckham, James R. Davila, Alexander Panayotov
Book


coverGalatians
Douglas J. Moo
Book

 


coverPortrait of an apostle: a case for Paul’s authorship of Colossians and EphesiansGoogle Books Preview
Gregory S. MaGee
Thesis / Manuscript


coverTheology of the reformersGoogle Books Preview
Timothy George
Book


coverSystematic theology: an introduction to Christian belief
John M. Frame
Book

 


coverThe Holy Spirit and Reformed spirituality: a tribute to Geoffrey Thomas
edited by Joel R. Beeke and Derek W.H. Thomas
Book

 


coverThe beauty and glory of the Father
edited by Joel R. Beeke
Book

 


coverNew covenant theology: time for a more accurate way
Gary D. Long
Book

 


coverWhat is new covenant theology? an introduction
A. Blake White
Book

 


coverThe new covenant and new covenant theology: two lectures presented at the 2008 John Bunyan Conference, Lewisburg, PA
Fred G. Zaspel
Book


coverWhat is regeneration?
Matthew Barrett
Book

 


coverIcons of hope: the “last things” in Catholic imagination
John E. Thiel
Book

 


coverGeography of hell in the teaching of Jesus: Gehena, Hades, the Abyss, the outer darkness where there is weeping and gnashing of teethGoogle Books Preview
Kim Papaioannou; with a foreward by Edward W. Fudge
Book


coverKingdom come!
Phil Ryken
E-Book

 


coverResearching practice in mission and ministry: a companionGoogle Books Preview
Helen Cameron and Catherine Duce
Book


Guidelines for sharing the faith with your Muslim friends: the do’s and the don’ts
Bernie Lutz
Book


coverWhat is evangelism?
George W. Robertson
Book

 


coverPreparing couples for love and marriage: a pastor’s resource
Cameron Lee and James L. Furrow
Book

 


coverPreaching: a biblical theology
Jason C. Meyer; foreword by John Piper
Book

 


coverDivine therapeia and the sermon: theocentric therapeutic preachingGoogle Books Preview
Neil Pembroke
Book


coverAcross the generations: incorporating all ages in ministry: the why and how
editors, Vicky Goplin … [et al.]
Book

 


Global mission on our doorstep: forced migration and the future of the church
Thorsten Prill
Book


coverA season of mystery: 10 spiritual practices for embracing a happier second half of life
Paula Huston
Book

 


coverThe Power of words and the wonder of God
John Piper and Justin Taylor, editors
Book

 


Acedia
general editor Robert B. Kruschwitz
Book


coverForgiveness: following Jesus into radical loving
Paula Huston
Book

 


coverAmerican Protestant theology: a historical sketch
Luigi Giussani; translated by Damian Bacich; introduction by Archibald J. Spencer
Book

 


coverCovenanted uniformity in religion: the influence of the Scottish commissioners on the ecclesiology of the Westminster Assembly
Wayne R. Spear
Book

 


coverFive points: towards a deeper experience of God’s grace
John Piper.
Book

 


coverCoins of the Holy Land: the Abraham and Marian Sofaer Collection at the American Numismatic Society and the Israel Museum
Yaʻakov Meshorer; with Gabriela Bijovksy, Wolfgang Fischer-Bossert; edited by David Hendin, Andrew Meadows
Book


coverThe Levant in transition: proceedings of a conference held at the British Museum on 20-21 April 2004
editor, Peter J. Parr
Book


coverTemple building and temple cult: architecture and cultic paraphernalia of temples in the Levant (2.-1. mill. B.C.E.): proceedings of a conference on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Institute of Biblical Archaeology at the University of Tübingen (28-30 May 2010)
edited by Jens Kamlah in cooperation with Henrike Michelau
Book


Discovering the Solomonic Wall in Jerusalem: a remarkable archaeological adventure
Eilat Mazar
Book


coverJerusalem before Islam
edited by Zeidan Kafafi, Robert Schick
Book

 


coverBethsaida: a city by the north shore of the Sea of Galilee

edited by Rami Arav and Richard A. Freund
Book

 


coverThe Iron Age I structure on Mt. Ebal: excavation and interpretation
Ralph K. Hawkins
Book

 


coverGezer VII: the middle Bronze and later fortifications in fields II, IV, and VIII
Joe D. Seger; with contributions by Seymour Gitin, James W. Hardin, John. R. Osborne, and Karen E. Seger; edited by Joe D. Seger and James W. Hardin
Book


Megiddo V: the 2004-2008 seasons
editors Israel Finkelstein, David Ussishkin, Eric H. Cline; contributions by Matthew J. Adams, Yaniv Agmon, Eran Arie, Carolina Aznar, David Ben-Shlomo, Julye Bidmead, Noga Blockman, Elisabetta Boaretto, James M. Bos, Baruch Brandl, Eric H. Cline, Margaret E. Cohen, Adi Eliyahu-Behar, Julie Ellis, Lev Eppelbaum, Israel Finkelstein, Norma Franklin, David Friesem, Yuval Gadot, Mor Gafri, Boaz Gattenio, Ayelet Gilboa, Philippe Guillaume, Christian Herrmann, Sonia Itkis, Othmar Keel, Adi Keinan, Inbar Ktalav, Nili Liphschitz, Shmuel Marco, Mario A.S. Martin, Assaf Nativ, Alexander Pechuro, Rachel Pelta, Laura A. Peri, Daniel Rosenberg, Galit Sameora, Inbal Samet, Benjamin Sass, Aharon Sasson, Ruth Shahack-Gross, Ilan Sharon, David Ussishkin, Lior Weissbrod, Naama Yahalom-Mack, Assaf Yasur-Landau; project coordinator Sivan Einhorn
Book


coverThe pottery from ancient Sepphoris
edited by Eric M. Meyers and Carol L. Meyers; with contributions by Marva Balouka, Anna de Vincenz, and the editors
Book


Excavations at Tel Zahara (2006-2009): final report: the Hellenistic and Roman strata
edited by Susan L. Cohen
Book


coverTell es-Safi/Gath
edited by Aren M. Maeir
Book

 


coverThe Roman temple complex at Horvat Omrit: an interim report
edited by J. Andrew Overman, Daniel N. Schowalter
Book

 


coverThe material culture of the Northern Sea peoples in Israel
Ephraim Stern
Book

 


coverThe archaeology of Israelite society in Iron Age II
Avraham Faust; translated by Ruth Ludlum
Book

 


coverNabataean Aila (Aqaba, Jordan) from a ceramic perspective: local and intra-regional trade in Aqaba ware during the first and second centuries AD: evidence from the Roman Aqaba Project
Benjamin J. Dolinka
Book


coverThe later prehistory of the Badia: excavations and surveys in Eastern Jordan
A.V.G. Betts and D. Cropper, L. Martin and C. McCartney; with contributions by L. Cooke, A. Garrard, W. and F. Lancaster, F. Matsaert, H. Pessin, D. Reese and G. Willcox
Book


coverMount Nebo: an archaeological survey of the region
Book

 


coverThe Nabataeans in focus: current archaeological research at Petra: papers from the special session of the Seminar for Arabian Studies held on 29 July 2011
edited by Laïla Nehmé and Lucy Wadeson
Book


coverBuilding a new Rome: the Imperial colony of Pisidian Antioch (25 BC – AD 700)
edited by Elaine K. Gazda and Diana Y. Ng; in collaboration with Ünal Demirer
Book

 


coverHattusha-guide: a day in the Hittite capital
Jürgen Seeher
Book

 


coverThe Cyrus Cylinder and Ancient Persia: a new beginning for the Middle East
John Curtis; with an introductory essay by Neil MacGregor; and a translation of the Cyrus Cylinder by Irving Finkel
Book


coverStone vessels in the Levant
Rachael Thyrza Sparks
Book

 


coverOf games and God: a Christian exploration of video games
Kevin Schut; foreword by Quentin J. Schultze
Book

 


coverPreparing for marriage God’s way: a step-by-step guide for marriage success before and after the wedding
Wayne A. Mack
Book


Glory to God
David Eicher, editor
Music Score


The gospel preached through music: the purpose and practice of Lutheran church music
Daniel Zager
Book


coverTemples and sanctuaries from the early Iron Age Levant: recovery after collapse
William E. Mierse
Book

 


coverTemples and sanctuaries in the Roman East: religious architecture in Syria, Iudaea/Palaestina and Provincia Arabia
Arthur Segal
Book


coverEgyptian-type pottery in the Late Bronze Age southern Levant
Mario Martin; with contributions by Yaniv Agmon [and 6 others]
Book

 


coverA history of pottery and potters in ancient Jerusalem: excavations by K.M. Kenyon in Jerusalem, 1961-1967
H.J. Franken
Book


coverAncient textiles: production, craft and society: proceedings of the First International Conference on Ancient Textiles, held at Lund, Sweden, and Copenhagen, Denmark, on March 19-23, 2003
edited by Carole Gillis and Marie-Louise B. Nosch
Book


coverTextile production and consumption in the ancient Near East: archaeology, epigraphy, iconography
edited by M.-L. Nosch, H. Koefoed and E. Andersson Strand
Book


The correspondence of Tiglath-pileser III and Sargon II from Calah/Nimrud
edited by Mikko Luukko, with contributions by Simo Parpola, Devis Morasset and Greta van Buylaere; illustrations edited by Julian Reade
Book


coverDescrendo in crescendo: the quantitative-structural analysis of the verbal clause in the biblical Hebrew
Wonjun Joo
Book


coverFrom fantasy to faith: morality, religion and twentieth-century literature
D.Z. Phillips
Book

 


coverOxford handbook of engineering and technology in the Classical world
edited by John Peter Oleson
Book

 


Oil and wine presses in Israel from the Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine periods
edited by Etan Ayalon, Rafael Frankel, Amos Kloner
Book

 


coverDon’t ask, don’t tell: homosexuality, chaplaincy, and the the modern militaryGoogle Books Preview
edited by John D. Laing and Page M. Brooks; foreword by Douglas L. Carver
Book