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JESUS MADE IN AMERICA: A CULTURAL HISTORY FROM THE PURITANS TO “THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST,” by Stephen J. Nichols
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance by Steve West About the Author Stephen J. Nichols is president of Reformation Bible College and chief academic officer and teaching fellow for Ligonier Ministries. He earned a PhD from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia and is the author of numerous books. Introduction This…
THE WORKS OF JOHN OWEN, VOLUME 5: FAITH AND ITS EVIDENCES, PART 4, by John Owen
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance by Steve West Editor’s Note: Most of our readers will already be at least somewhat acquainted with John Owen (1616-1683), “the prince of Puritans,” but it is not likely that many have read him extensively. His works are not only voluminous – they are tightly…
A BIBLICAL-THEOLOGICAL INTRODUCTION TO THE NEW TESTAMENT: THE GOSPEL REALIZED, edited by Michael J. Kruger
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance by Mark Baker About the Editor Michael J. Kruger (PhD, University of Edinburgh) is president and Samuel C. Patterson Professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has authored many articles and books including Canon Revisited (back cover). Overview…
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A wise man nearly three thousand years ago said that there was no end to the making of many books. If that was true then, how much more today? Who has time to keep up with the daily deluge of print material that is worth reading? Enter Books At a Glance. This fabulous resource offers a substantial summary of all that is current and valuable in the realm of theology, Bible, and church history, enabling the reader “at a glance” to see whether or not he needs to buy the book or make a note of it for future reference. In an age when we are drowning in text, a much needed life buoy.
Of making many books there is no end” (Eccles. 12:12). If that was true in Solomon’s day, how much more true is it today in the 21st century! Even the best of us can only read a tiny fraction of what is written. If we want to “make the best use of our time” (Eph. 5:16), we could use some help so that we don’t waste our reading. I thank God, therefore, for ministries like “Books At a Glance,” designed to guide us to choose our reading wisely. From summaries to reviews to interviews, I expect this to be a key resource to help me know what is out there and what to read next.
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