The Thistle

Library Acquisitions for July 2013

July’s acquisitions included many texts for the Fall 2013 semester, and the highly anticipated and controversial DSM-5.


Gospel advocate 
Book


coverQuality research papers for students of religion and theology
Nancy Jean Vyhmeister
Book

 


coverPsalms 1-50
Peter C. Craigie; with 2004 supplement by Marvin E. Tate
Book

 


coverPsalms 51-100
Marvin E. Tate
Book

 


coverPsalms 101-[1]50, revised
Leslie C. Allen
Book

 


coverJohn
George R. Beasley-Murray
Book

 


coverPreaching and teaching from the Old Testament: a guide for the churchGoogle Books Preview
Walter C. Kaiser, Jr.
Book


coverIn the beginning: essays on creation motifs in the ancient Near East and the Bible
Bernard F. Batto
Book

 


coverThe ancient Near East: an anthology of texts and pictures
edited by James B. Pritchard; foreword by Daniel E. Fleming
Book

 


coverGenesis in space and time; the flow of biblical history
[by] Francis A. Schaeffer
Book

 


cover1 & 2 Samuel
David G. Firth
Book

 


2 Chronicles: a commentary
Ralph W. Klein; edited by Paul D. Hanson
Book


coverHistory of New Testament research
William Baird
Book

 


Revisiting the corruption of the New Testament: manuscript, patristic, and apocryphal evidence
Daniel B. Wallace, editor
Book


coverThe theology of Augustine: an introductory guide to his most important works
Matthew Levering
Book

 


coverCross-cultural servanthood: serving the world in Christlike humilityGoogle Books Preview
Duane Elmer
Book


coverCorrespondence on Christology and graceGoogle Books Preview
Fulgentius of Ruspe and the Scythian monks; translated by Rob Roy McGregor and Donald Fairbairn; introduction and notes by Donald Fairbairn
Book


coverBreath of life: God as spirit in Judaism
Rachel Timoner
Book

 


coverDiagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders: DSM-5
Book

 


The twelve Caesars
Suetonius; translated by Alexander Thomson; revised and corrected by T. Forester
Book


coverIntroducing the New Testament: a short guide to its history and messageGoogle Books Preview
D.A. Carson and Douglas J. Moo; edited by Andrew David Naselli
Book


coverChurch history: the rise and growth of the church in its cultural, intellectual, and political contextGoogle Books Preview
Everett Ferguson, [John D. Woodbridge, and Frank A. James III]
Book


coverA history of the church in the Middle Ages
F. Donald Logan
Book

 


coverAn A-Z of counselling theory and practice
William Stewart
Book

 


coverCounseling the culturally diverse: theory and practice
Derald Wing Sue, David Sue
Book

 


coverQuality of life: what it really requires: how to get it and keep it
Bryan Kemp
Book

 


coverTheory and practice of counseling and psychotherapyGoogle Books Preview
Gerald Corey
Book


coverCulture and identity: life stories for counselors and therapistsGoogle Books Preview
Anita Jones Thomas, Sara Schwarzbaum
Book


coverBrain-based parenting: the neuroscience of caregiving for healthy attachmentGoogle Books Preview
Daniel A. Hughes and Jonathan Baylin
Book


coverHow should I live in this world?
R.C. Sproul
Book

 


coverThe everlasting manGoogle Books Preview
G.K. Chesterton
Book


coverWhat everyone needs to know about IslamGoogle Books Preview
John L. Esposito
Book


coverAnswering Islam: the crescent in light of the crossGoogle Books Preview
Norman L. Geisler and Abdul Saleeb
Book


coverContextualization in world missions: mapping and assessing evangelical models
A. Scott Moreau
Book

 


coverChristianity & world religions: an introduction to the world’s major faiths
Derek Cooper
Book

 


coverChristianity at the religious roundtable: evangelicalism in conversation with Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam
Timothy C. Tennent
Book


coverThe Black church in the African American experienceGoogle Books Preview
C. Eric Lincoln and Lawrence H. Mamiya
Book


Christians in early Africa: ancient traditions, profound impact
Book


coverEvangelicals on the Canterbury Trail: why evangelicals are attracted to the liturgical churchGoogle Books Preview
Robert E. Webber & Lester Ruth
Book


coverThe evangelicals you don’t know: introducing the next generation of Christians
Tom Krattenmaker
Book

 


coverWhy we belong: evangelical unity and denominational diversity
edited by Anthony L. Chute, Christopher W. Morgan, and Robert A. Peterson
Book

 


coverFrancis Schaeffer: a mind and heart for God
edited by Bruce A. Little
Book

 


coverThe message of the Sermon on the mount (Matthew 5-7): Christian counter-culture
John R.W. Stott
Book

 


coverLuke
John Nolland
Book

 


Moe and the big exit 
Video


Hell: a final word: the surprising truths I found in the Bible
Edward William Fudge
Book


coverBible, gender, sexuality: reframing the church’s debate on same-sex relationshipsGoogle Books Preview
James V. Brownson
Book


coverThe Englishman’s Hebrew concordance of the Old Testament: coded with the numbering system from Strong’s exhaustive concordance of the Bible
George V. Wigram
Book


coverJeremiah and LamentationsGoogle Books Preview
Hetty Lalleman
Book


coverA brief history of Old Testament criticism: from Benedict Spinoza to Brevard Childs
Mark S. Gignilliat
Book

 


Creation and blessing: a guide to the study and exposition of the book of Genesis
Allen P. Ross
Book


coverIsaac on Jewish and Christian altars: polemic and exegesis in Rashi and the Glossa ordinariaGoogle Books Preview
Devorah Schoenfeld
Book


coverAncient Israel: the Former Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel and Kings: a translation with commentaryGoogle Books Preview
Robert Alter
Book


coverJobGoogle Books Preview
Steven Chase
Book


coverLamentations: living in the ruins
John L. Mackay
Book

 


coverCommentary on Joel and Obadiah
Irvin A. Busenitz
Book

 


coverCanon revisited: establishing the origins and authority of the New Testament booksGoogle Books Preview
Michael J. Kruger
Book


coverCommentary on the New Testament: verse-by-verse explanations with a literal translation
Robert H. Gundry
Book

 


coverPreaching the New TestamentGoogle Books Preview
edited by Ian Paul and David Wenham
Book


coverLuke 9-24: a commentary in the Wesleyan tradition
David A. Neale
Book

 


coverThe Corinthian question? why did the Church oppose Paul?
Paul W. Barnett
Book


cover1 Corinthians: holiness and hope of a rescued people
Paul Barnett
Book

 


coverThe faith of Jesus Christ: the narrative substructure of Galatians 3:1-4:11Google Books Preview
Richard B. Hays
Book


coverA study commentary on 1 and 2 Thessalonians
Robert J. Cara
Book

 


coverCharts on the Book of HebrewsGoogle Books Preview
Herbert W. Bateman IV
Book


coverGuiding to a blessed end: Andrew of Caesarea and his Apocalypse commentary in the ancient churchGoogle Books Preview
Eugenia Scarvelis Constantinou
Book


coverThe fire that consumes: a biblical and historical study of the doctrine of final punishmentGoogle Books Preview
Edward William Fudge
Book


coverRisking the truth: interviews on handling truth and error in the church
Martin Downes; [foreword by Sinclair B. Ferguson]
Book

 


coverHow God became king: the forgotten story of the Gospels
N.T. Wright
Book

 


coverWhat is the trinity?
R. C. Sproul
Book

 


coverThe Spirit unfettered
Edmund J. Rybarczyk
Book

 


coverGiver of life: the Holy Spirit in Orthodox tradition
John W. Oliver
Book

 


coverThe gift: discovering the Holy Spirit in Catholic tradition
Alan Schreck
Book

 


coverThe problem of evil: the challenge to essential Christian beliefsGoogle Books Preview
Jeremy A. Evans
Book


coverThe present-day Christological debateGoogle Books Preview
Klaas Runia
Book


coverWho is Jesus?
R.C. Sproul
Book

 


The great rescue
Jerram Barrs
Book


coverPreaching the parables: from responsible interpretation to powerful proclamation
Craig L. Blomberg
Book

 


coverTransforming masculinities in African Christianity: gender controversies in times of AIDS
Adriaan S. van Klinken
Book

 


coverLiving together: a guide to counseling unmarried couples
Jeff VanGoethem
Book

 


coverFully alive: a Biblical vision of gender that frees men and women to live beyond stereotypes
Dr. Larry Crabb
Book

 


coverSex & money: pleasures that leave you empty and grace that satisfies
Paul David Tripp
Book

 


coverWhat can I do with my guilt?
R.C. Sproul
Book

 


coverHoliness by grace: Delighting in the joy that is our strength
Bryan Chapell
Book

 


coverWhat is faith?
R. C. Sproul
Book

 


coverCan I be sure I’m saved?
R. C. Sproul
Book

 


coverWhat does it mean to be born again?
R.C. Sproul
Book

 


coverWhat happens after I die?
Michael Allen Rogers; foreword by Bryan Chapell
Book

 


coverI believe–: the Apostles’ Creed simply explained
Timothy Cross
Book

 


coverFaith of our fathers: a popular study of the Nicene CreedGoogle Books Preview
L. Charles Jackson
Book


coverDeath in the city
Francis A. Schaeffer; with a new introduction by Udo W. Middelmann
Book

 


coverFor the city: proclaiming and living out the Gospel
Darrin Patrick and Matt Carter with Joel A. Lindsey
Book

 


Elders: executives or servants?
Video


coverWhose money is it anyway?
John F. MacArthur, Jr.
Book

 


coverTransforming mission: paradigm shifts in theology of mission
David J. Bosch; [foreword by William R. Burrows]
Book

 


coverSharing your faith with a Muslim
Abdiyah Akbar Abdul-Haqq
Book

 


coverChristian counseling ethics: a handbook for psychologists, therapists and pastorsGoogle Books Preview
edited by Randolph K. Sanders, Ph.D.
Book


coverKeeping the faith in seminary
edited by Ellie Roscher
Book

 


By His grace, for His glory: 50 years of God’s faithfulness
Covenant Theological Seminary
Book


coverAll for Jesus: a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Covenant Theological Seminary
editors, Robert A. Peterson & Sean Michael Lucas
Book

 


coverBetween two worlds: the challenge of preaching todayGoogle Books Preview
John R.W. Stott
Book


coverWomen and men in scripture and the church: a guide to the key issuesGoogle Books Preview
edited by Steven Croft and Paula Gooder
Book


coverChurch for the fatherless: a ministry model for society’s most pressing problem
Mark E. Strong
Book

 


Healing the wounds of trauma: how the church can help
Margaret Hill … [et al.]
Book


coverL’Abri
Edith Schaeffer; illustrated by Deirdre Ducker
Book

 


coverEmotionally healthy spirituality: unleash a revolution in your life in Christ
Peter Scazzero
Book

 


coverUnfashionable: making a difference in the world by being differentGoogle Books Preview
Tullian Tchividjian; foreword by Timothy Keller
Book


MacLarry & the stinky cheese battle 
Video


coverThe practice of faith, hope, and love
Godefridus Udemans; translated by Annemie Godbehere; edited by Joel R. Beeke
Book

 


coverFinding God: a treasury of conversion storiesGoogle Books Preview
edited by John M. Mulder with Hugh T. Kerr
Book


Yearbook
Book


coverJohn Knox for armchair theologiansGoogle Books Preview
Suzanne McDonald; illustrations by Ron Hill
Book


coverSuffering and sovereignty: John Flavel and the Puritans on afflictive providence
Brian H. Cosby; foreword by Gerald Bray
Book

 


coverA faith worth teaching: the Heidelberg catechism’s enduring heritage
edited by Jon D. Payne and Sebastian Heck
Book

 


coverAbraham Kuyper: modern Calvinist, Christian democratGoogle Books Preview
James D. Bratt
Book


coverInterpersonal process in therapy: an integrative modelGoogle Books Preview
Edward Teyber, Faith Holmes McClure
Book


coverSeven men: and the secret of their greatnessGoogle Books Preview
Eric Metaxas
Book


coverDesk reference to the diagnostic criteria from DSM-5
American Psychiatric Association
Book

 


coverThe pocket guide to the DSM-5 diagnostic examGoogle Books Preview
Abraham M. Nussbaum
Book


coverGroups: process and practiceGoogle Books Preview
Marianne Schneider Corey, Gerald Corey, Cindy Corey
Book


coverThe marriage-go-round: the state of marriage and the family in America today
Andrew J. Cherlin
Book

 


coverAlone together: how marriage in America is changing
Paul R. Amato … [et al.]
Book

 


coverPublic vows: a history of marriage and the nation
Nancy F. Cott
Book

 


coverWhy marriages succeed or fail: what you can learn from the breakthrough research to make your marriage last
John Gottman, with Nan Silver
Book


coverHurt 2.0: inside the world of today’s teenagers
Chap Clark
Book

 


coverThe divorce culture: rethinking our commitments to marriage and family
Barbara Dafoe Whitehead
Book

 


coverWhat is marriage? man and woman: a defenseGoogle Books Preview
Sherif Girgis, Ryan T. Anderson, and Robert P. George
Book


coverReclaiming adoption: missional living through the rediscovery of Abba Father
Dan Cruver, editor
Book

 


Somewhere between
Ladylike Films presents; a film by Linda Goldstien Knowlton; directed and produced by Linda Goldstein Knowlton; Long Shot Factory; produced by Ruby Films, LLC
Video


Scenes from the life of Christ
composed and produced by Tom Howard
Audio: Music


coverLift up your hearts: Psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs
edited by Joyce Borger, Martin Tel, and John D. Witvliet
Music Score

 


Praise from the Book of Psalms
Jason Coghill
Audio: Music


Through fire and water: Psalms of deliverance
Covichords
Audio: Music


Enter His presence
New Song
Audio: Music


His mercy fills the earth: Trinty Psalter selections
Audio: Music


Theresa Janssen plays on Edmonton organs the Genevan Psalms of Claude Goudimel for you to sing along 
Audio: Music


Guard your heart
Judy Rogers
Audio: Music


Pilgrim’s praise
Judy Rogers & Craig Pitman
Audio: Music


Everything will be made right
Mojo & October Light
Audio: Music


Walkin’ wise
Judy Rogers
Audio: Music


All we long to see 
Audio: Music


Come weary saints
Sovereign Grace Music
Audio: Music


Feedback
Derek Webb & Sandra McCracken
Audio: Music


coverGenograms: assessment and interventionGoogle Books Preview
Monica McGoldrick, Randy Gerson, Sueli Petry
Book


coverAn introduction to family therapy: systemic theory and practiceGoogle Books Preview
Rudi Dallos and Ros Draper
Book


coverReadings in African American church music and worship
compiled and edited by James Abbington
Book

 


coverOn writing well: the classic guide to writing nonfictionGoogle Books Preview
William Zinsser
Book


coverC.S. Lewis: a life: eccentric genius, reluctant prophet
Alister McGrath
Book

 


coverThe intellectual world of C.S. Lewis
Alister E. McGrath
Book

 


coverThe power of the ring: the spiritual vision behind The lord of the rings
Stratford Caldecott
Book

 


coverThe privileged planet: how our place in the cosmos is designed for discoveryGoogle Books Preview
Guillermo Gonzalez and Jay W. Richards
Book


coverInternal family systems therapy: new dimensions
edited by Martha Sweezy, Ellen L. Ziskind; foreword by Richard C. Schwartz
Book

 


coverThe Englishman’s Greek concordance of the New Testament: coded with the numbering system from Strong’s Exhaustive concordance of the Bible
George V. Wigram
Book