CHRISTIAN BOOK STORE
QUICK MENU

Home
  • All Products


 » Audio Books
 » Bibles
 » Books
 » Church Supplies
 » Clothing
 » Gifts
 » Homeschool
 » Kids
 » Music
 » Software
 » Spanish Products
 » Video / DVD

Bible Resources
•  Bible Study Aids
•  Bible Devotionals
•  Audio Sermons
Community
•  ChristiansUnite Blogs
•  Christian Forums
•  Facebook Apps
Web Search
•  Christian Family Sites
•  Top Christian Sites
•  Christian RSS Feeds
Family Life
•  Christian Finance
•  ChristiansUnite KIDS
Shop
•  Christian Magazines
•  Christian Book Store
Read
•  Christian News
•  Christian Columns
•  Christian Song Lyrics
•  Christian Mailing Lists
Connect
•  Christian Singles
•  Christian Classifieds
Graphics
•  Free Christian Clipart
•  Christian Wallpaper
Fun Stuff
•  Clean Christian Jokes
•  Bible Trivia Quiz
•  Online Video Games
•  Bible Crosswords
Webmasters
•  Christian Guestbooks
•  Banner Exchange
•  Dynamic Content

Subscribe to our Free Newsletter.
Enter your email address:

Why the Church?
 You're here » Christian Books Index » Why the Church?
SEARCH:  
Browse:

Why the Church?

Author: Robert W. Wall; Joel B. Green, ed.
Retail Price: $29.99
Our Price: $13.29
Save: 16.70 (55.69%)

Availability: In Stock


       Given the way many in the West have read the New Testament in the last century, the church might be regarded as an afterthought at best. But at the worst, it can be viewed as an unnecessary, perhaps even problematic, institutionalization of genuine faith especially in our post-denominational context. These perspectives fly in the face of the robust ecclesiological concerns and commitments of the New Testament documents when read as witnesses from, to, and for congregations of God's people.

For Wall, the problem is spiritual because fewer go to find God in church. Why the church? Because this peculiar fellowship of saints, whose loving communion is with the risen One, has been appointed by the triune God as God's herald. With its sacred vocation, every demonstration of the church's oneness, holiness, catholicity, and apostolicity - each eschatological mark enabled and brought to maturity by God's grace - is the concrete means to address our theological crisis. This book will contribute to New Testament studies but also serve related discussions in theology and church history. Reframing New Testament Theology is a series that fulfills the need for brief, substantive, yet highly accessible introductions to central questions and themes raised by New Testament study.


Similar Items you may enjoy!

Celebrating the Saints: Daily spiritual readings for the calendars of the Church of England, the Church of Ireland, the Scottish Episcopal Church and the Church in Wales
Our Price: $43.20

Beyond the Broken Church: How to Leave Church Problems Behind Without Leaving the Church / Revised - Slightly Imperfect
Our Price: $4.49

Growing Up Christian: Why Young People Stay in Church, Leave Church, and (Sometimes) Come Back to Church
Author: John P. Bowen
Our Price: $17.96

Growing an Engaged Church: How to Stop Doing Church and Start Being the Church Again - unabridged audio book on CD
Author: Albert L. Winseman and Adam Verner (Reader)
Our Price: $10.99
Like This Page?





More From ChristiansUnite...    About Us | Privacy Policy | | ChristiansUnite.com Site Map | Statement of Beliefs



Copyright © 1999-2016 ChristiansUnite.com. All rights reserved.
Please send your questions, comments, or bug reports to the