Explore the rich complexity of New Testament prayer as you tour the Scriptures with 12 renowned biblical scholars! Edited by Richard N. Longenecker, Into God's Presence traces the Jewish setting of prayer, exploring its Old Testament roots, its role in the Greco-Roman world, its place in the Dead Sea Scrolls, its contemporary Jewish context, and its continuing relevance throughout the Gospels, epistles, Acts, and Revelation. 272 pages, softcover, Eerdmans.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 272 Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Publication Date: 2001 Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
One cannot fully understand the New Testament without grasping the importance of prayer throughout its pages. "Into God's Presence" offers a comprehensive look at the nature and use of prayer in the life and ministry of Jesus, in His teachings, and among His earliest followers.