By D. A. Carson

Worthy insights into key disputed subject matters from a veritable who is who of evangelical scholars

In this quantity thirty-seven nice evangelical students current an intensive research of biblical authority and a whole diversity of concerns attached to it.

Recognizing that Scripture and its authority at the moment are being either challenged and defended with renewed vigour, editor D. A. Carson assigned the themes that those pick out students handle within the booklet. After an advent by way of Carson to the various points of the present dialogue, the individuals current strong essays on proper historic, biblical, theological, philosophical, epistemological, and comparative-religions issues. To finish, Carson solutions a few commonly asked questions about the character of Scripture, cross-referencing those FAQs to the previous chapters.

This entire quantity by way of a group of well-known specialists stands out as the go-to reference at the nature and authority of the Bible for future years.

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Frame, “Inerrancy: A Place to Live,” JETS 47 (2014): 29-39. 181. , Miroslav Volf, Captive to the Word of God: Engaging the Scriptures for Contemporary Theological Reflection (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2010); Kevin J. Vanhoozer, “Interpreting Scripture Between the Rock of Biblical Studies and the Hard Place of Systematic Theology: The State of the Evangelical (dis)Union,” in Renewing the Evangelical Mission, ed. Richard Lints (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2013), 201-25. 182. , Cynthia Briggs Kittredge, Ellen Bradshaw Aitken, and Jonathan A.

11 in this collection). 141. , Canon Revisited: Establishing the Origins and Authority of the New Testament Books (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2012); idem, The Question of Canon: Challenging the Status Quo in the New Testament Debate (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2013). 142. “Why a Book? Why This Book? Why the Particular Order within This Book? Some Theological Reflections on the Canon” (ch. 15 in this collection). 143. Certainly Kruger has been strenuously challenged (see especially John C. ” BBR 24 [2014]: 457-66), but one suspects that the different approaches are at least partly generated by fundamentally different readings of the fathers.

Barclay and Simon J. , Divine and Human Agency in Paul and His Cultural Environment, LNTS 335 (London: T. & T. Clark, 2006). 156. , Graham H. Twelftree, “Is ‘Holy Scripture’ Christian? A Lucan Perspective,” Theol 116 (2013): 351-60. 157. “God and the Scripture Writers: The Question of Double Authorship” (ch. 17 in this collection). 158. “The Generous Gift of a Gracious Father: Towards a Theological Account of the Clarity of Scripture” (ch. 20 in this collection). 159. See especially his The Blind Watchmaker (New York: W.

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