The Thistle

Library Acquisitions for June 2013

June’s library acquisitions included Echoes of Eden by Professor Jerram Barrs, along with additional copies of many class textbooks. Walter Kaiser, Darrell Bock, and Peter Enns go head to head (to head) in Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament. Also be sure to check out the ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States in the Reference collection for fascinating stats, facts, and trivia answers.


coverThe view from nowhere
Thomas Nagel
Book

 


coverMind and cosmos: why the materialist neo-Darwinian conception of nature is almost certainly falseGoogle Books Preview
Thomas Nagel
Book


coverIntroduction to the counseling profession
edited by David Capuzzi and Douglas R. Gross
Book

 


coverStrengths based leadership: great leaders, teams, and why people follow
Tom Rath, Barry Conchie
Book

 


coverReexamining deconstruction and determinate religion: toward a religion with religion
edited by J. Aaron Simmons & Stephen Minister
Book

 


coverGod and Stephen Hawking: whose design is it anyway?Google Books Preview
John C. Lennox
Book


coverReading the Apostolic Fathers: a student’s introduction
Clayton N. Jefford
Book

 


coverForgery and counterforgery: the use of literary deceit in early Christian polemicsGoogle Books Preview
Bart D. Ehrman
Book


coverEchoes of Eden: reflections on Christianity, literature, and the arts
Jerram Barrs
Book

 


coverWhy cities matter: to God, the culture, and the Church
Stephen T. Um & Justin Buzzard; foreword by Tim Keller
Book

 


coverSilent no more: a biblical call for the church to speak to state and culture
Michael A. Milton
Book

 


coverOn God’s side: what religion forgets and politics hasn’t learned about serving the common good
Jim Wallis
Book

 


The high tide and the turn: A.D. 1914 to 2001, a new Christendom explodes into life in the Third World
edited by Ted Byfield
Book


coverThrough the eye of a needle: wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 ADGoogle Books Preview
Peter Brown
Book


coverThorns in the flesh: illness and sanctity in late ancient Christianity
Andrew Crislip
Book

 


coverDisciples of all nations: pillars of world Christianity
Lamin Sanneh
Book

 


coverBad religion: how we became a nation of hereticsGoogle Books Preview
Ross Douthat
Book


coverLive long and prosper: how black megachurches address HIV/AIDS and poverty in the age of prosperity theology
Sandra L. Barnes
Book


coverTheology in Japan: Takakura Tokutaro (1885-1934)
J. Nelson Jennings
Book

 


coverFour views on the spectrum of evangelicalism
Kevin T. Bauder … [et al.]; Andrew David Naselli and Collin Hansen, general editors
Book

 


The great evangelical disaster
Francis A. Schaeffer
Book


Through painted deserts: light, God, and beauty on the open road
Donald Miller
Audio: Spoken


A million miles in a thousand years: [what I learned while editing my life]
Donald Miller
Audio: Spoken


coverEncyclopedia of the Bible and its reception
ed. by Hans-Josef Klauck … [et al.]
Book

 


coverHorizons in hermeneutics: a festschrift in honor of Anthony C. ThiseltonGoogle Books Preview
edited by Stanley E. Porter & Matthew R. Malcolm
Book


Through the British Museum with the Bible
Brian Edwards, Clive Anderson
Book


coverGenesis
John H. Walton
Book

 


coverIsaiah
John N. Oswalt
Book

 


coverMatthew: from biblical text– to contemporary life
Michael J. Wilkins
Book

 


coverMark 1-8:26
Robert A. Guelich
Book

 


coverMark 8:27-16:20
Craig A. Evans
Book

 


coverScripture and tradition: what the Bible really says
Edith M. Humphrey
Book

 


coverRun, David, run!: an investigation of the theological speech acts of David’s departure and return (2 Samuel 14-20)
Steven T. Mann
Book


coverAnimals of the Bible: from the lion to the snail
David Darom; photographs, Yossi Eshbol
Book

 


Birds in the land of the Bible
photography: Yossi Eshbol; text, Uzi Paz; in cooperation with the Society for Protection of Nature, Israel
Book


coverBeautiful plants of the Bible: from the hyssop to the mighty cedar trees
text & photography by David Darom
Book

 


coverIn the shadow of his wings: the pastoral ministry of angels yesterday, today, and for heaven
Jonathan Macy
Book

 


coverFilled with the SpiritGoogle Books Preview
John R. Levison
Book


coverThe message of sonship: at home in God’s householdGoogle Books Preview
Trevor J. Burke
Book


The book of Genesis: chapters 1-17
Victor P. Hamilton
Book


coverThe book of Genesis: chapters 18-50Google Books Preview
Victor P. Hamilton
Book


coverThe Book of JudgesGoogle Books Preview
Barry G. Webb
Book


coverThe First book of SamuelGoogle Books Preview
David Toshio Tsumura
Book


coverThe book of Proverbs: chapters 1-15Google Books Preview
Bruce K. Waltke
Book


coverThe book of Proverbs: chapters 15-31
Bruce K. Waltke
Book

 


coverHaggai, Zechariah and Malachi: an introduction and commentaryGoogle Books Preview
Andrew E. Hill
Book


coverNumbers: God’s presence in the wilderness
Iain M. Duguid, R. Kent Hughes, general editor
Book

 


coverRuth & Esther: God behind the seen
A. Boyd Luter & Barry C. Davis
Book

 


coverThe Psalter reclaimed: praying and praising with the Psalms
Gordon Wenham
Book

 


coverInvitation to the Psalms: a reader’s guide for discovery and engagement
Rolf A. Jacobson and Karl N. Jacobson
Book

 


coverIsaiah: a covenant to be kept for the sake of the church
Allan Harman
Book

 


coverJonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah
John L. Mackay
Book

 


coverHaggai, Zechariah, Malachi: [God’s restored people]
John L. Mackay
Book

 


coverNovum Testamentum Graece / Novum Testamentum Graece / based on the work of Eberhard and Erwin Nestle; edited by Barbara and Kurt Aland . . . [et al.]
begründet von Eberhard und Erwin Nestle; herausgegeben von Barbara und Kurt Aland. . . [et al.] =
Book


coverThe letter of JamesGoogle Books Preview
Scot McKnight
Book


coverNew Testament background commentary: a new dictionary of words, phrases and situations in Bible order
W. Harold Mare
Book


coverOn the writing of New Testament commentaries: festschrift for Grant R. Osborne on the occasion of his 70th birthdayGoogle Books Preview
edited by Stanley E. Porter and Eckhard J. Schnabel
Book


coverPaul’s letter to the RomansGoogle Books Preview
Colin G. Kruse
Book


coverThe first letter to the CorinthiansGoogle Books Preview
Roy E. Ciampa and Brian S. Rosner
Book


coverThree views on the New Testament use of the Old TestamentGoogle Books Preview
Kenneth Berding, general editor, Jonathan Lunde, general editor
Book


The New Testament and the People of God
N.T. Wright
Book


coverExploring the New TestamentGoogle Books Preview
Book

 


coverTatian’s Diatessaron: its creation, dissemination, significance, and history in scholarship
William L. Petersen
Book

 


coverMatthew
J. Knox Chamblin
Book

 


coverThe Gospel according to MatthewGoogle Books Preview
Leon Morris
Book


coverMatthew: St. Andrew’s expositional commentary
R.C. Sproul
Book

 


coverMark by the book: a new multidirectional method for understanding the Synoptic Gospels
Peter W. Smuts
Book

 


coverThe Acts of the Apostles: witnesses to him– to the ends of the earth
Bruce Milne
Book

 


coverThe hermeneutics of the apostolic proclamation: the center of Paul’s method of scriptural interpretation
Matthew W. Bates
Book


coverThe new perspective on PaulGoogle Books Preview
James D.G. Dunn
Book

 


coverRomans: the revelation of God’s righteousness
Paul Barnett
Book

 


coverHebrews: a commentary in the Wesleyan tradition
Kevin L. Anderson
Book

 


coverJames: wisdom for the community
B. Dale Ellenburg and Christopher W. Morgan
Book

 


cover2 Peter and Jude
Paul Gardner
Book

 


coverFour views on the Book of RevelationGoogle Books Preview
C. Marvin Pate, general editor
Book


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Riches, poverty, and the faithful: perspectives on wealth in the Second Temple period and the Apocalypse of JohnGoogle Books Preview
Mark D. Mathews
Book


coverClassical Christian doctrine: introducing the essentials of the ancient faith
Ronald E. Heine
Book

 


coverTaking God seriously: vital things we need to know
J.I. Packer
Book

 


coverThe message of the Trinity: life in God
Brian Edgar
Book

 


coverThe Scriptures testify about me: Jesus and the Gospel in the Old TestamentGoogle Books Preview
edited by D.A. Carson
Book


coverJesus and the victory of GodGoogle Books Preview
N.T. Wright
Book


coverThe message of the Resurrection: Christ is risen!
Paul Beasley-Murray
Book

 


coverDid Jesus really rise from the dead? a surgeon-scientist examines the evidence
Thomas A. Miller
Book

 


coverBeyond Calvinism & Arminianism: an inductive, mediate theology of salvation
C. Gordon Olson; foreword by Tim LaHaye
Book

 


coverFour views on eternal securityGoogle Books Preview
contributors, Michael S. Horton … [et al.]; J. Matthew Pinson, general editor
Book


coverFour views on salvation in a pluralistic worldGoogle Books Preview
John Hick … [et al.]; Dennis L. Okholm, Timothy R. Phillips, general editors
Book


coverWhat happens after death?
Richard D. Phillips
Book

 


coverFour views on hell
edited by William Crockett
Book

 


coverCome let us reason: new essays in Christian apologeticsGoogle Books Preview
Paul Copan & William Lane Craig, editors; foreword by Rick Warren
Book


coverLiturgy as a way of life: embodying the arts in Christian worship
Bruce Ellis Benson
Book

 


Let us sing: worshiping God with our music
Lawrence C. Roff
Book


coverAliens in the promised land: why minority leadership is overlooked in white Christian churches and institutions
edited by Anthony B. Bradley
Book


coverMaking peace: a guide to overcoming church conflict
Jim Van Yperen
Book

 


Exploring world mission: context and challenges
Bryant L. Myers
Book


coverChrist + city: why the greatest need of the city is the greatest news of allGoogle Books Preview
Jon M. Dennis
Book


coverSoul whisperer: why the church must change the way it views evangelismGoogle Books Preview
Gary S. Comer
Book


coverLiberty to the captives: our call to minister in a captive worldGoogle Books Preview
Raymond Rivera; with José Carlos Montes
Book


coverStraining at the oars: case studies in pastoral leadershipGoogle Books Preview
H. Dana Fearon III, with Gordon S. Mikoski
Book


coverDangerous calling: confronting the unique challenges of pastoral ministry
Paul David Tripp
Book

 


coverAm I called?
George W. Robertson
Book

 


coverThe Gospel’s power and message
Paul Washer
Book

 


coverThe briarpatch Gospel: fearlessly following Jesus into the thorny places
Shayne Wheeler
Book

 


coverRisk is right: better to lose your life than to waste itGoogle Books Preview
John Piper; foreword by David Platt
Book


coverGospel-centered discipleship
Jonathan K. Dodson; foreword by Matt Chandler
Book

 


coverKingdom calling: vocational stewardship for the common goodGoogle Books Preview
Amy L. Sherman; foreword by Reggie McNeal; afterword by Steven Garber
Book


coverWhat is mercy ministry?
Philip G. Ryken and Noah J. Toly
Book

 


coverAffliction
Edith Schaeffer
Book

 


coverThe book of common prayer: the texts of 1549, 1559, and 1662Google Books Preview
edited by Brian Cummings
Book


coverThe God-centered life: insights from Jonathan Edwards for today
Josh Moody
Book

 


coverJonathan Edwards and the gospel of love
Ronald Story
Book

 


I am reminded: an autobiographical, anecdotal history of the Presbyterian Church in America
Kennedy Smartt
Book


coverHeralds of the king: Christ-centered sermons in the tradition of Edmund P. ClowneyGoogle Books Preview
edited by Dennis E. Johnson
Book


Echoes from a Geneva pulpit: the sermons of Calvin500
Ligonier Ministries
Audio: Spoken


coverHold fast the faith: a devotional commentary on the Westminster Confession of 1647Google Books Preview
Matthew Everhard
Book


coverThe piety of John Calvin: a collection of his spiritual prose, poems, and hymns
translated and edited by Ford Lewis Battles; music arranged by Stanley E. Tagg
Book

 


coverCalvin and the Reformed tradition: on the work of Christ and the order of salvation
Richard A. Muller
Book

 


coverRoman Britain: life at the edge of empire
Richard Hobbs and Ralph Jackson
Book

 


coverRoman Bath discovered
Barry Cunliffe
Book

 


coverLife and death in Pompeii and Herculaneum
Paul Roberts
Book

 


Mesopotamia
Julian Reade
Book


coverCommon pottery in Roman Galilee: a study of local trade
David Adan-Bayewitz
Book

 


Herodium: an archaeological guide
Ehud Netzer
Book


coverThe Bible and radiocarbon dating: archaeology, text and science
edited by Thomas E. Levy & Thomas Higham
Book

 


coverAncient Persia
John Curtis
Book

 


coverThe British Museum book of ancient Egypt
written by the Keeper and staff of the Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan
Book

 


coverLove, intimacy, and the African American coupleGoogle Books Preview
edited by Katherine M. Helm, and Jon Carlson
Book


coverProQuest statistical abstract of the United States: 2013
ProQuest Staff
Book

 


coverLeading through conflict: how successful leaders transform differences into opportunitiesGoogle Books Preview
Mark Gerzon
Book


coverOut of a far country: a gay son’s journey to God: a broken mother’s search for hope
Christopher Yuan and Angela Yuan
Book

 


coverParenting with love and logic: teaching children responsibility
Foster W. Cline and Jim Fay
Book

 


coverOpen embrace: a Protestant couple rethinks contraceptionGoogle Books Preview
Sam & Bethany Torode; with a foreword by J. Budziszewski
Book


coverBecoming right: how campuses shape young conservativesGoogle Books Preview
Amy J. Binder and Kate Wood
Book


coverFacilitating group learning: strategies for success with diverse adult learners
George Lakey
Book

 


coverThe art of ancient Egypt
Gay Robins
Book

 


coverMasterpieces of classical art
Dyfri Williams
Book

 


coverArt in Pompeii and Herculaneum
Paul Roberts with Vanessa Baldwin
Book

 


coverTill we have built Jerusalem: architecture, urbanism, and the sacred
Philip Bess
Book

 


coverAssyrian sculpture
Julian Reade
Book

 


coverExploring translation theories
Anthony Pym
Book

 


A New Testament Greek primer
S.M. Baugh
Book


coverThe handy guide to New Testament Greek: grammar, syntax, and diagrammingGoogle Books Preview
Douglas S. Huffman
Book


coverGrammatical concepts 101 for biblical Hebrew
Gary A. Long
Book

 


A dictionary of Judean Aramaic
Michael Sokoloff
Book


coverThe gospel according to Shakespeare
Piero Boitani; translated by Vittorio Montemaggi and Rachel Jacoff
Book

 


coverThe man who was Thursday: a nightmare
G.K. Chesterton; introduction by Jonathan Lethem
Book

 


coverScientists of faith: forty-eight biographies of historic scientists and their Christian faith
Dan Graves
Book

 


coverSoul searching: why psychotherapy must promote moral responsibilityGoogle Books Preview
William J. Doherty
Book