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The Apostolic Preaching of the CrossThe Apostolic Preaching of the Cross
Leon Morris
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The Apostolic Preaching of the Cross, a work that can now be placed among the modern classics of biblical scholarship, delves into the minds of the apostles in order to understand their use of such terms as "redeem," "covenant," "propitiate," "reconcile," and "justify" - concepts that remain central to the Christian faith today. Respected scholar Leon Morris studies these themes against the background of relevant Old Testament passages, takes into account the light shed on the meanings of these words in the everyday language New Testament times by recent manuscript discoveries, and compares apostolic terminology to that used in the writings of rabbinical Judaism. The result of Morris's careful background research is a lucid and rewarding study of the source of Christian theology - the death of Christ and the interpretation of its significance by the early church.


The Great Exchange: Justification By Faith Alone in The Light of Recent ThoughtThe Great Exchange: Justification By Faith Alone in The Light of Recent Thought
Philip Eveson
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While there is much by way of activity around the world in sharing the message of God's love, at times there is a lack of clarity on exactly how it is that God saves and accepts sinners. Right at the heart of God's redemptive love is the cross of Christ, and the work which Jesus did in purchasing our salvation. In this book, Dr Eveson helpfully opens up the Bible's teaching on justification, and then compares it with modern thinking, notably with Roman Catholicism and modern ecumenical projects, and with the views of Rev Tom Wright. The book includes detailed general and scripture index.


Blood of the CrossBlood of the Cross
Andrew Murray
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Andrew Murray, through his truly inspirational walk with God, has lifted the veil on much of the mystery of Christ's blood and its precious source of life. He shares the tremendous power that Christ's blood has for each of us if we accept it as our rightful inheritance and rely upon it to protect and enable us to accomplish our purposes in God.

The Cross of Christ: 20th Anniversary Edition, with Study GuideThe Cross of Christ: 20th Anniversary Edition, with Study Guide
John Stott
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The work of a lifetime, from one of the world's most influential thinkers, about the heart of the Christian faith.

"I could never myself believe in God, if it were not for the cross... In the real world of pain, how could one worship a God who was immune to it?" With compelling honesty John Stott confronts this generation with the centrality of the cross in God's redemption of the world---a world now haunted by the memories of Auschwitz, the pain of oppression and the specter of nuclear war.

Can we see triumph in tragedy, victory in shame? Why should an object of Roman distaste and Jewish disgust be the emblem of our worship and the axiom of our faith? And what does it mean for us today?

Now from one of the foremost preachers and Christian leaders of our day comes theology at its readable best, a contemporary restatement of the meaning of the cross. At the cross Stott finds the majesty and love of God disclosed, the sin and bondage of the world exposed.

More than a study of the atonement, this book brings Scripture into living dialogue with Christian theology and the twentieth century. What emerges is a pattern for Christian life and worship, hope and mission.

Destined to be a classic study of the center of our faith, Stott's work is the product of a uniquely gifted pastor, scholar and Christian statesman. His penetrating insight, charitable scholarship and pastoral warmth are guaranteed to feed both heart and mind.

John R. W. Stott is known worldwide as a preacher, evangelist and communicator of Scripture. For many years he served as rector of All Souls Church in London, where he carried out an effective urban pastoral ministry. A leader among evangelicals in Britain, the United States and around the world, Stott was a principal framer of the landmark Lausanne Covenant (1974). His many books, including Why I Am a Christian and The Cross of Christ, have sold millions of copies around the world and in dozens of languages. Whether in the West or in the Two-Thirds World, a hallmark of Stott's ministry has been expository preaching that addresses the hearts and minds of contemporary men and women. Stott was honored by Time magazine in 2005 as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World."



The Cross and Salvation: The Doctrine of SalvationThe Cross and Salvation: The Doctrine of Salvation
Bruce Demarest
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With America's confidence in the Bible at an all-time low and the strength of her spiritual convictions waning, it is essential for Christians---especially Christian leaders---to be well-grounded in biblical theology and to have a clear and comprehensive understanding of the key doctrines of evangelicalism.

In response, professor and award-winning author Bruce Demarest has made plain God's glorious plan of salvation, his provision for the human dilemma through Christ's work on the cross, and the application of saving grace to unbelievers. Demarest's unique approach defines each topic, identifies its most pressing issues, examines the ways in which the doctrine has been understood historically, and interprets the Bible's revelation. The result is a clear and carefully constructed doctrinal statement that you can defend, live out, and communicate to others.

This singular, comprehensive treatment of one of Christianity's essential doctrines gives definitive, Bible-based answers about salvation and the cross---and about related theological issues such as grace and regeneration. It's perfect for clarifying your theology and gaining deep understanding of this foundational theme.


Pierced for Our Transgressions: Rediscovering the Glory of Penal SubstitutionPierced for Our Transgressions: Rediscovering the Glory of Penal Substitution
Steve Jeffery, Michael Ovey, Andrew Sach
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* Was Jesus' death upon the cross a case of "cosmic child abuse" as some contemporary theologians and church leaders claim? Does it suggest a "division" of the Trinity? Making a strong case that penal substitution is scriptural and central to Christian theology, the authors respond charitably yet firmly to 20 specific objections. Comprehensive and compelling. 384 pages, softcover from Crossway.

Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross: Experiencing the Passion and Power of EasterJesus, Keep Me Near the Cross: Experiencing the Passion and Power of Easter
Edited by Nancy Guthrie
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In Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross, editor Nancy Guthrie draws from works and sermons of twenty-five classic theologians and contemporaries to bring you and your family into an experience of the passion of Christ. Combining the victory of Christ's sacrifice on the cross and Scripture, she draws you to the cross throughout the Easter season and beyond. Paperback.

In My Place Condemned He Stood: Celebrating the Glory of the AtonementIn My Place Condemned He Stood: Celebrating the Glory of the Atonement
J.I. Packer, Mark Dever
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An enthusiastic and timely reaffirmation of the doctrine of substitutionary atonement! With this foundational tenet increasingly under attack, Packer and Dever issue a clarion call for believers to stand firm in the truth. Includes Packer's "The Heart of the Gospel" and "What Did the Cross Achieve"; Dever's "Nothing but the Blood"; and more. 160 pages, softcover from Crossway.

The Cross: The Pulpit of God's LoveThe Cross: The Pulpit of God's Love
Iain H. Murray
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The atonement is the centre of the Christian faith and of the work of the gospel ministry. The purpose of gospel preaching is to make known what God has done in the cross of Jesus Christ. The evangel is 'the preaching of the cross' (1 Cor. 1:18).

If this was apostolic Christianity then we must examine ourselves as to whether our emphasis corresponds with it. Is the cross central to the message we preach in our evangelism?

But how are we to preach the cross? Does our preaching resemble that of the NT apostles? Does it match the passionate freeness with which the church's greatest evangelists preached the cross to needy sinners?

In this booklet, Iain Murray helps us to think through the message of the cross, to appreciate God's love and justice in the death of Christ, and to grasp the truth afresh that 'by Christ crucified the love of God and his willingness to save is to be made known to all people.'

Cross PurposesCross Purposes
D. James Kennedy, Jerry Newcombe
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Discover God's Cross Purposes in D. James Kennedy and Jerry Newcombe's devotional look at the Passion of Christ. As you explore the depths of Jesus' crucifixion, you'll see how one great act satisfied God's justice, cleansed your sin, abolished the law, defeated Satan, provided eternal life, and much more. A special way to reflect on God's love for you---and renew your own trust in him! 192 pages, hardcover, Multnomah.

Cross Of ChristCross Of Christ
A.B. Simpson
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The Truth of the CrossThe Truth of the Cross
R.C. Sproul
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In this book, Dr. R. C. Sproul uses Scripture to unfold the meaning of the cross, its significance, and its purpose. He considers the atonement from numerous angles and shows conclusively that the cross was absolutely necessary if anyone was to be saved. Opening the Scriptures, Dr. Sproul shows that God Himself provided salvation by sending Jesus Christ to die on the cross, and the cross was always God's intended method by which to bring salvation. The study points to the core of the biblical message, revealing that it is the holy God who seeks and saves the lost.

Dr. R.C. Sproul is the founder and chairman of Ligonier Ministries, an international multimedia ministry based in Lake Mary, Florida, and can be heard teaching around the United States and overseas on his daily radio program Renewing Your Mind. He also serves as senior minister of preaching and teaching at Saint Andrew's Chapel in Sanford, Florida.

The Death of Christ: Works of John Owen- Volume XThe Death of Christ: Works of John Owen- Volume X
John Owen
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In March 1642 John Owen's first literary production was published; it dealt with the Atonement, a subject to which he was to return in several of his later works. This first treatise, entitled A Display of arminianism is a simple comparison of the tenets of that system with the teaching of scripture.


The AtonementThe Atonement
Leon Morris
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Why is the cross the crux of Christianity? What are the meaning and significance of the atonement? The Bible uses a host of terms to illuminate the answers to these questions: covenant, sacrifice, the Day of Atonement, Passover, redemption, reconciliation, propitiation, justification. In plain English Leon Morris explains each of these words, thus opening up for students, pastors and teachers the fuller biblical dimension of God's great salvation.

Death By Love: Letters from the CrossDeath By Love: Letters from the Cross
Mark Driscoll, Gerry Breshears
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Jesus is . . . Bill's propitiation, Hank's ransom, Kurt's reconciliation, Susan's revelation. Driscoll shares pastoral letters that explain the 12 primary effects of Jesus' death on the cross---and connects each of them to real-life situations. His deeply theological and intensely practical reflections will help you appreciate and trust Christ's transforming work in your own life! 256 pages, hardcover from Crossway.

Jesus Christ Our LordJesus Christ Our Lord
John F. Walvoord
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Acknowledging both the size of the task and its importance, Dr. Walvoord has written this systematic presentation of the person and work of Christ. Analyzing the Old Testament, he shows Christ in its history, typology, and prophecy. Then, in the New Testament, he examines the life and work of the incarnate Christ. The doctrines of atonement, redemption, propitiation, and reconciliation are thoroughly and clearly discussed.

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