If you are a pastor/teacher I am sure you are continually aiming to enlarge your library of helpful commentaries. One that I am currently working through with the greatest of enjoyment is James Edwards’ commentary on the Gospel of Mark.
The sub-title to Chris Wright’s fine book is ‘Celebrating the Bible’s central story’. Knowing that you are saved is undoubtedly the greatest thing that can ever happen to you. Knowing more about God’s salvation can only enrich that experience.
This excellent book provides eye-opening background to Jewish, Greek and Roman slavery and provides strong arguments for our re-thinking the word ‘servant’ in most modern Bibles where the word ‘slave’ should be used.
A thoroughly helpful overview and introduction to the New Testament which will really serve pastors and Bible-teachers who need a reliable guide to the New Testament.