The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith  -     By: Timothy Keller
Buy Item InStock8.49$8.49 Retail: $15.00 Save 43% ($6.51) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith

Penguin Books / 2010 / Paperback

$8.49 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $15.00
|
Save 43% ($6.51)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW484025

Current Promotions
  • Other Formats (3)
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
  • By This Author (5)
Other Formats (3)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $14.99
    Retail: $19.95
    Add To Cart
    $14.99
  2. In Stock
    $8.99
    Retail: $10.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.99
  3. In Stock
    $8.49
    Retail: $15.00
    Add To Cart
    $8.49
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $3.25
    Retail: $4.99
    Add To Cart
    $3.25
  2. In Stock
    $18.49
    Retail: $26.95
    Add To Cart
    $18.49
  3. In Stock
    $39.99
    Retail: $54.99
    Add To Cart
    $39.99
  4. In Stock
    $9.49
    Retail: $15.99
    Add To Cart
    $9.49
  5. In Stock
    $8.99
    Retail: $15.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.99
  6. In Stock
    $9.49
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $9.49
By This Author (5)

Product Description

Using his characteristic intellectual approach to faith issues, Keller uncovers an unexpected message in the familiar---and often misunderstood---New Testament parable of the prodigal son. Seekers and believers alike will see Christianity in a whole new way when they learn how Christ's followers are supposed to love, so they can join him in heaven. 160 pages, softcover from Penguin.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 160
Vendor: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 2010
Dimensions: 7.13 X 5.00 (inches)
ISBN: 1594484023
ISBN-13: 9781594484025
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
    The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
    Timothy Keller
    Dutton / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $9.49 Retail: $16.00 Save 41% ($6.51)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 51 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW483493
  2. The Prodigal God Discussion Guide Finding Your Place at the Table
    The Prodigal God Discussion Guide Finding Your Place at the Table
    Timothy Keller
    Zondervan / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $8.49 Retail: $10.99 Save 23% ($2.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW325369
  3. The Freedom of Self Forgetfulness
    The Freedom of Self Forgetfulness
    Timothy Keller
    10 Publishing / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $3.25 Retail: $4.99 Save 35% ($1.74)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 6 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW173418
  4. The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God
    The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God
    Timothy Keller, Kathy Keller
    Riverhead / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $9.49 Retail: $16.00 Save 41% ($6.51)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 13 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW631871

Related Products

  1. The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith
    The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith
    Timothy Keller
    Penguin Books / 2008 / Hardcover
    $14.99 Retail: $19.95 Save 25% ($4.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 70 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW950790
  2. The Prodigal God DVD Finding Your Place At the Table
    The Prodigal God DVD Finding Your Place At the Table
    Timothy Keller
    Zondervan / 2009 / DVD
    $19.99 Retail: $26.99 Save 26% ($7.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 13 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW325352
  3. The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
    The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
    Timothy Keller
    Dutton / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $9.49 Retail: $16.00 Save 41% ($6.51)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 51 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW483493
  4. Generous Justice: Finding Grace in God Through Practicing Justice
    Generous Justice: Finding Grace in God Through Practicing Justice
    Timothy Keller
    Dutton / 2010 / Hardcover
    $14.99 Retail: $19.95 Save 25% ($4.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW951901

Publisher's Description

The New York Times bestselling author of The Songs of Jesus uncovers the essential message of Jesus, locked inside his most familiar parable.

Newsweek called New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller a "C.S. Lewis for the twenty-first century" in a feature on his first book, The Reason for God. In that book, he offered a rational explanation for why we should believe in God. Now, in The Prodigal God, Keller takes his trademark intellectual approach to understanding Christianity and uses the parable of the Prodigal Son to reveal an unexpected message of hope and salvation.

Within that parable Jesus reveals God's prodigal grace toward both the irreligious and the moralistic. This book will challenge both the devout and skeptics to see Christianity in a whole new way.

Author Bio

As the founding pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, Tim Keller started his congregation with a few dozen people. It now draws over five thousand weekly attendees who meet in three Manhattan locations. Redeemer has since spawned a movement of churches across America and throughout major world cities. Many pastors model their churches on Redeemer and Tim's thoughtful style of preaching. Dr. Keller lives in New York City with his wife and sons.

Product Reviews

4.8 Stars Out Of 5
4.8 out of 5
(61)
(7)
(1)
(0)
(1)
Quality:
4.9 out Of 5
(4.9 out of 5)
Value:
4.8 out Of 5
(4.8 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
4.8 out Of 5
(4.8 out of 5)
100%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-5 of 70
Page 1 of 14 12345 Next |Last
  1. Cary, NC
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    The Prodigal God--1 of the best books ever!
    February 9, 2016
    Mindy
    Cary, NC
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This book has been called 1 of the 40 best Christian books to read in a lifetime. Keller's methodical and fascinating writing on the last part of the 3-part parable of Luke 15 gets an A+ in my mind and heart. Knowing that the father in the story had TWO lost sons it is easier to see ourselves in this story. I have taught this 3 times to groups and am embarking on a summarized few lessons to go through it. By all means acquire the 35-minute teaching DVD that goes along with the book. You will hit a home run reading this book or sharing it with others.
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    Keller revisted
    February 25, 2015
    JRA
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    With the purchase of 12 books for a leadership team I oversee, I am on my 4th time through this simple but amazing book. "God's amazing, unearned, unmerited grace" is a concept that is given new understanding and new life in Keller's short expose of the Biblical account of the "Prodigal Son," which Keller more aptly explains is a tale of two sons. A must read for both students of the Bible and those looking into the faith.
  3. Glenview, Illinois
    Age: Over 65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Sometimes we're too much like the elder son
    December 2, 2014
    Elaine Bilowich
    Glenview, Illinois
    Age: Over 65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    My small group is using this for our current study, We're incorporating the book along with the DVD, which really enhances the study. This is very in-depth, using the theme of the Prodigal Son from the Bible. It helps us to understand that both sons were sinners, not just the younger who took all his inheritance and squandered it, but also the elder who was so self-righteous. The main thing to remember is that God, our Father wants a relationship and that sometimes many of us are like the elder son, which takes away that relationship with our Father.
  4. Pittsburg, KS
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: male
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Great Insight into an old story
    January 27, 2014
    Steve
    Pittsburg, KS
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: male
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I borrowed this book from my brother and loved it. It is very challenging and revealing. After reading it I bought two books, one to keep myself and an extra copy. I also bought the dvd and discussion guide for our church small group. I highly recommend this book to anyone who wants to grow in their christian faith and relationship with God. I plan of reading this book periodically to make sure I don't let myself fall back into the "Elder Brother" role.
  5. Findlay, Oh
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: male
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    This book was Great, I would recomend for reading
    December 31, 2013
    joskee
    Findlay, Oh
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: male
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I'm a pastor and reading this book gave me a different look than how I have always looked at this parable. The author is very creative and made for an easy reading.
Displaying items 1-5 of 70
Page 1 of 14 12345 Next |Last

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search