Mar 24, pages, hardcover from B&H. From Pentecost to Patmos: An Introduction to Acts through Revelation () by Craig L. Blomberg. Description. From Pentecost to Patmos is professor Craig L. Blomberg’s follow-up companion to his ECPA Gold Medallion Award-winning book, Jesus and. Jul 20, PENTECOST. TO PATMOS. CRAIG L. BLOMBERG. AN INTRODUCTION TO. ACTS THROUGH REVELATION. NAShvILLE, TENNESSEE.

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From Pentecost to Patmos: An Introduction to Acts through Revelation by Craig L. Blomberg

This is not one of them. His underlying approach is really to give the reader who may not be able to sit in a Seminary classroom, the ability to exegete Acts through Revelation in a sound biblically based manner as well as a quite thorough background of just what is being discussed in these books and why it even matters.

An Introduction to Acts through Revelation stands as one of those much needed quality New Testament surveys. Daniel Kleven rated it really liked it Oct 29, Following As a follow-up volume to the highly acclaimed and widely used Jesus and the Gospels: For those who like the Christian History this is a good tool, It’s amazing the way that the author explain the context and the social characteristics in the New testament times, I strongly recommend this book in English its name is From Pentecosts to Patmos enjoy it.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I highly recommend this as a worthy study tool! Samantha rated it really liked it Apr 30, I also found the overview of the form and structure of an epistle to be quite fascinating.

frpm The book manages to treat the various perspectives on dating and authorship fairly while still feeling confident to take a side.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. He presents his material in the typical style taking one NT book at a time. Hannah rated it really liked it Apr 27, Nevertheless, his thorough treatment of Revelation is the first I’ve ever underst I just completed this book as vrom of a Bible Institute Series at my church and Dr.


Recommended for serious NT students, Bible study leaders, penteost, and pastors. He covers ever section nearly verse by verse from Acts to Revelation – discussing who wrote it, when and where various books were written and the various theories and authors who refute the authenticity of the New Testament and helps the reader reach their patkos understanding of what these passages mean as well as what they say.

From Pentecost to Patmos: He gave some of his most helpful information when he discussed the structure of the book.

From Pentecost to Patmos: An Introduction to Acts through Revelation

Blomberg a scholar and a gentleman. And this in the community that had received more apostolic ministry during the first century than any other! The introductory material and commentary are quality and pamtos addition of an application section was a smart choice. Ali Gunderson rated it it was amazing Apr 18, As far as an introduction to N.

Thus, it is vital to understand what these books are saying, their context, who the authors of these books are, why these books were written and to whom, as well as a number of other vital background information necessary to properly interpret what God is saying to His people in these books. Mar 24, John Kight rated it it was amazing.

I now know more than I ever dreamed possible about the New Testament because I read two of his books on the subject. The book is exceptional and the Chapter on Revelation I thought was especially good.

Blomberg is a seasoned scholar with a keen pentecots to communicate difficult concepts with clarity.

While Blomberg does give historical information, he spends the majority of time commenting on the text of Scripture itself, referencing his way through the New Testament canon. It may be better to start with The Cradle, the Cross, and the Crown: Before joining the faculty of Denver Dr. He used good judgment a Craig Blomberg followed up his highly successful volume on the Gospels with this title that covers the rest of the New Testament.


If you are looking for an inviting and well-executed investigation into the writings of the New Testament, From Pentecost to Patmos: I just completed this book as part of a Bible Institute Series at my church and Dr.

The issues are certainly there for the reader to see, but I think it lacks the detail of the previous volume. The book is laid out to mirror the structure of each book. Aug 16, David rated it liked it. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

In fact, pastors and Bible students will love it despite some occasional sidewalks into critical study that some of us put little stock into.

Although introductory in nature, Blomberg still manages to achieve a healthy level of depth and asks questions which prompt further study. Chad Hester rated it really liked it Feb 24, Hardcoverpages.

This volume is accessible and could be used by readers of all backgrounds and interests. Books by Craig L. Justin Doty rated it it was amazing Feb 24, I also felt the overview commentary on each book was quite effective in one getting his or her bearings straight.

Blomberg completed his Ph. No trivia or quizzes yet. Blomberg also provides the reader with a number of excellent resources throughout the book to include relevant maps, charts, excellent footnotes filled with additional study material, and solid discussion questions at various points in the commentary that help the reader engage the text and that provide that much needed additional food for thought so often missing from many Bible Surveys. We should do all we can in the power of the Holy Sprit, but then leave the results to God.

From Pentecost to Patmos is professor Craig L.

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