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Book Notice: Divine Doppelgängers: YHWH’s Ancient Look-Alikes

Collin Cornell, ed. Divine Doppelgängers: YHWH’s Ancient Look-Alikes. University Park: Eisenbrauns, 2020. 280 pages. $99.95 (hardcover).

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Announcing the Center for Biblical Studies Book of the Year 2020

The Center for Biblical Studies is pleased to announce the CBS Book of the Year 2020: Exodus Old and New: A Biblical Theology of Redemption by L. Michael Morales published by IVP Academic in the Essential Studies in Biblical Theology series.

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Announcing the Winners of the Center for Biblical Studies Book Award 2020

The Center for Biblical Studies Book Award

The Center for Biblical Studies is pleased to announce the winners and runner-ups of the Center for Biblical Studies Book Award 2020 in the categories of Old Testament, New Testament, and Biblical Theology.

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Book Notice: The Lord’s Prayer and the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew’s Gospel

Charles Nathan Ridlehoover. The Lord’s Prayer and the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew’s Gospel. The Library of New Testament Studies 616. London: T&T Clark, 2019. 256 pages. $115.00 (hardcover).

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Biblical Foundations is a podcast of the Center for Biblical Studies at Midwestern Seminary hosted by Dr. Andreas Köstenberger and Jimmy Roh. This podcast features conversations on important issues in biblical scholarship for the church.

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Populism and Elitism in New Testament Theology Part 2
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Episode 43

In this episode, we continue our discussion with Bob Yarbrough on populist versus elitist approaches to biblical interpretation today. He addresses this issue in his book Clash of Visions published by Christian Focus. 

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Populism and Elitism in New Testament Theology Part 1
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Episode 42

In this episode, we sit down with Bob Yarbrough to discuss contrasting approaches to biblical interpretation today: elitism vs. populism. The former has encouraged many to abandon the Christian heritage; the latter has informed the largest numeric increase of professing Christians in world history. He addresses this issue in his book Clash of Visions published by Christian Focus. 

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Biblical Scholarship for the Church.

The vision of the Center for Biblical Studies is to engage in biblical scholarship for the church—for pastors and serious students of Scripture committed to the authority of God’s Word.

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