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It's almost second nature for Christians to call God Father. Jesus taught his followers as much, although for them it was apparently a surprising practice. The worshiping community of the Old Testament used fatherly images for understanding God's character and actions, but "Father" was not a common way for believers to address God. In Knowing God the Father Through the Old ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by IVP Academic
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G Walker
I like this little Trilogy by Wright... Chris Wright is immanently accessible and thoroughly edifying... Good Stuff... all three volumes are helpful and do have good things to say by way of Old Testament studies, Trinitarian studies as well as for devotional or doxological purposes... Kuddos to Mr. Wright!
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Christopher J.H. Wright, (born 1947) is a Anglican clergyman and an Old Testament scholar. He is currently the director of Langham Partnership International. He was the principal of All Nations Christian College. He is an honorary member of the All Souls Church, Langham Place in London, UK.
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