Acts 24 Studies for Individuals and Groups - We call the book "The Acts of the Apostles," but we should think of it as "The Acts of Jesus: Part Two." These studies help us to do so, and to see how Jesus' acts through the apostles inform and empower our acts today.
Thoughtful questions, prayer suggestions, and useful background and cultural information all guide you more deeply into God's Word. Use on it's own or alongside the Acts for Everyone commentaries by Wright.
About the N.T. Wright for Everyone Bible Study Guides Series The guides in this series are designed to help you understand Scripture in fresh ways under the guidance of one of the world's leading New Testament scholars. Thoughtful questions, prayer suggestions, and useful background and cultural information all guide or a group more deeply into God's word. They can be used on their own or alongside Wright's New Testament for Everyone commentaries. Discover how you can participate more fully in God's Kingdom.
Informed by several significant books from Wright, including the popular New Testament for Everyone commentary series
Uses the popular inductive Bible study method with notes and comments from a world-renowned New Testament scholar
Designed specifically for laypeople and contemporary application of Scripture
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 120 Vendor: Inter-Varsity Press Publication Date: 2010 Dimensions: 8.30 X 5.50 (inches)
The mysterious presence of Jesus haunts the whole story of Acts. Jesus is announced as King and Lord, not as an increasingly distant memory but as a living and powerful reality, a person who can be known and loved, obeyed and followed, a person who continues to act within the real world. We call the book "The Acts of the Apostles," but we should think of it as "The Acts of Jesus (II)." These studies from Tom Wright help us to do so, and to see how Jesus' acts through the apostles inform our acts today.
N. T. Wright, formerly bishop of Durham in England, is research professor of New Testament and early Christianity at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. He was formerly canon theologian of Westminster Abbey and dean of Lichfield Cathedral. He also taught New Testament studies for twenty years at Cambridge, McGill and Oxford Universities. Wright's full-scale works and are part of a projected six-volume series titled Christian Origins and the Question of God. Among his many other published works are and
Dale Larsen is a writer living in Rochester, Minnesota. He and his wife, Sandy, have written more than thirty books and Bible studies together including and .
Sandy Larsen is a writer living in Rochester, Minnesota. She and her husband, Dale, have written more than thirty books and Bible studies together including and .