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The Church Under the Cross
This book just turned 50 in 2006, but its totally worth a read if you can find it. Phillips wrote it at the request of the Church Missionary Society as a response to reports from the "Younger Churches" around the world. Today, we would call them emerging churches. Very insightful, especially his take on the African churches. He challenges believers not to dodge the cross ...more
Hardcover, Second Edition, 111 pages
Published 1956 by The Macmillan Company
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John Bertram Phillips or, J. B. Phillips (16 September 1906 – 21 July 1982) was an English Bible scholar, translator, author and clergyman. He is most noted for his version of The New Testament in Modern English. Phillips was born in Barnes, Surrey. He was educated at Emanuel School in London and took an Honors Degree in Classics and English from Emmanuel College, Cambridge. He was ordained an ...moreMore about J.B. Phillips...