Tagged with Christian Book Review

The Six Ways of Atheism

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Doctrine and Theology > The Six Ways of Atheism The Six Ways of Atheism New Logical Disproofs of the Existence of God Geoffrey Berg ISBN 9780954395667 (0954395662) Geoffrey Berg, 2009 (175pp) £9.50 Category: Doctrine and Theology Reviewed by: Phil Groom Every so often a book comes along which has the power to change … Continue reading

Stories from the Edge

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Christian Life & Discipleship > Stories from the Edge Stories from the Edge  A theology of grief Greg Garrett  ISBN 9780664232047 (0664232043)  Westminster John Knox Press, 2008  £11.99 Category: Christian Life & Discipleship  Reviewed by: Áine Ryan This short book is a useful introduction to exploring the issues of pain and suffering and our questions about … Continue reading

Jesus and the Eyewitnesses

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Doctrine and Theology > Jesus and the Eyewitnesses Jesus and the Eyewitnesses  The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony Richard Bauckham  ISBN 9780802863904 (0802863906)  Eerdmans, 2006 (538pp)  £14.99 Category: Doctrine and Theology  Subcategory: New Testament  Reviewed by: Phil Groom  Jesus and the Eyewitnesses  is one of five titles shortlisted for the 2009 Michael Ramsey Prize, due to be awarded … Continue reading

Imitating Jesus

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Ethics & Morality > Imitating Jesus Imitating Jesus  An Inclusive Approach to New Testament Ethics Richard Burridge  ISBN 9780802844583 (0802844588)  Eerdmans, 2007 (490pp)  £23.99 Category: Ethics & Morality  Subcategory: New Testament  Reviewed by: Kevin Ellis Imitating Jesus is one of five titles shortlisted for the 2009 Michael Ramsey Prize, due to be awarded at the Hay Festival on Thursday 28th May … Continue reading

Is Jesus the Only Savior?

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Doctrine and Theology > Is Jesus the Only Savior? Is Jesus the Only Savior? James R Edwards  ISBN 9780802809810 (0802809812)  Eerdmans, 2006 (250pp)  £9.99 Category: Doctrine and Theology  Reviewed by: Keith Ferdinando James Edwards is professor of biblical languages and literature at Whitworth College, Spokane, Washington in the USA. His book, Is Jesus the Only Savior?, is … Continue reading

Fasting and Feasting

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Seasonal > Lent & Easter > Fasting and Feasting Fasting and Feasting  Daily Bible Readings from Ash Wednesday to Easter Day Gordon Giles  ISBN 9781841015699 (1841015695)  BRF (Bible Reading Fellowship), 2008  £7.99 Category: Seasonal  Subcategory: Lent & Easter  Reviewed by: Jody Stowell The theme of ‘fasting and feasting’ seems perfectly at home … Continue reading

Journey to Jerusalem

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Seasonal > Lent & Easter > Journey to Jerusalem Journey to Jerusalem  Bible readings from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday David Winter  ISBN 9781841014852 (1841014850)  BRF (Bible Reading Fellowship), 2007 (176pp)  £7.99 Category: Seasonal  Subcategory: Lent & Easter  Reviewed by: Jody Stowell Journey to Jerusalem is a set of Bible readings which take us on our own personal Lenten journey by … Continue reading

Christian Zionism

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Israel & Palestine > Christian Zionism Christian Zionism  Road-map to Armageddon? Stephen Sizer  ISBN 9781844740505 (1844740501)  IVP, 2004  £14.99 Category: Israel & Palestine  Reviewed by: Phil Groom Israel’s crimes against humanity must always be seen against the backdrop of the equally terrible crimes of humanity against Israel. But does this make those crimes — its ongoing … Continue reading

Messenger

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Fiction > Messenger Messenger Paul Kercal  ISBN 9780232527520 (0232527520)  Darton, Longman & Todd, 2008 (112pp)  £7.95 Category: Fiction  Subcategory: Teenage & Children’s  Reviewed by: Phil Groom In a word: book. As in cool; and if you didn’t know that in txt msg parlance book and cool are the same word, then this book is probably not for … Continue reading

Not Under Bondage

UKCBD > Christian Book Reviews > Family and Relationships > Not Under Bondage Not Under Bondage Biblical Divorce for Abuse, Adultery and Desertion Barbara Roberts ISBN 9780980355345 (0980355346) Maschil Press, 2008 £11.95 Category: Family and Relationships Reviewed by: John Wilks This review – to be published in Evangelical Quarterly, April 2009 – is reproduced here by kind permission of … Continue reading