The Cross of Christ / Special edition - eBook  -     By: John Stott
Buy Item $9.89 Retail: $20.99 Save 53% ($11.10) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Cross of Christ / Special edition - eBook

IVP Books / 2012 / ePub

$9.89 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $20.99
|
Save 53% ($11.10)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW36498EB

Current Promotions
* This product is available for purchase only in the USA. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Read this eBook on:




Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

Product Description

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."

Product Information

Format: DRM Free ePub
Vendor: IVP Books
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 9780830866366
ISBN-13: 9780830866366
Availability: In Stock

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

|

Q: If I order an ebook, will I be able to copy and paste selected portions to a MS Word document? The ebook in question is:The Cross of Christ (20th Anniversary Edition) C 1986 by John R. W. Stott with Study Guide (IVP) C 1989.

A:

No, the copy and paste features are disabled on eBooks, due to publisher restrictions.

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.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. God's Wisdom for a Mother's Heart: A Bible Study for Moms
    God's Wisdom for a Mother's Heart: A Bible Study for Moms
    Bobbie Wolgemuth
    Thomas Nelson / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $7.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 20% ($2.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW543044
  2. Preaching the Four Gospels with Confidence - eBookeBOOK
    Preaching the Four Gospels with Confidence - eBook
    Steven D. Mathewson
    Hendrickson Publishers / 2013 / ePub
    $7.96 Retail: $9.95 Save 20% ($1.99)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW44640EB
  3. The Way the World Is: The Christian Perspective of a Scientist
    The Way the World Is: The Christian Perspective of a Scientist
    John Polkinghorne
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $11.49 Retail: $17.00 Save 32% ($5.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW232146
  4. The MacArthur Bible Commentary - eBookeBOOK
    The MacArthur Bible Commentary - eBook
    John MacArthur
    Thomas Nelson / 2005 / ePub
    $19.99
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 60 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW13558EB

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search