This book combines The Sermon on the Mount and When Jesus Confronts the World( both were published in 1978). D.A. Carson, blends solid scholarship, fine writing, careful exposition, and consistent respect for the authority of Jesus' words to create a thought-provoking exploration of Matthew 5--10. Two helpful appendices summarize differing critical and theological interpretations of Jesus' teachings.
A popular explanation of the teaching of Jesus in his Sermon on the Mount and the events that follow.
D. A. Carson (PhD, University of Cambridge) is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, and is the author or editor of more than fifty books, including The God Who Is There and How Long, O Lord? He is one of the founders of The Gospel Coalition and an active guest lecturer in academic and church settings around the world.