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Philippians: 8 Studies for Individuals and Groups (Everyone Bible Study Guides)
Things don't always go the way we intend. It's easy to feel discouraged because what we hope for is badly thwarted, or because people make life difficult. Paul, writing to the Philippians from prison, certainly knew what it was like to have plans interrupted. But he maintains robust confidence in God's overruling power, even when everything seems to be going wrong. These e ...more
Paperback, 56 pages
Published January 2nd 2010 by IVP Connect
(first published December 2nd 2009)
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I picked this book for my Bible Sunday School class because one of the class members said she wanted to study Philippians and wanted to discuss how it applies to us today. So many of the Studies books have questions which just require regurgitation of what a Bible verse says. From the sample, it looked like this book had supplemental material and asked thought-provoking questions. It was a disappointment. It had very little additional information, and some of that information was wrong. Accordin ...more
N. T. Wright is the former Bishop of Durham in the Church of England (2003-2010) and one of the world's leading Bible scholars. He is now serving as the chair of New Testament and Early Christianity at the School of Divinity at the University of St. Andrews. He has been featured on ABC News, Dateline NBC, The Colbert Report, and Fresh Air, and he has taught New Testament studies at Cambridge, McGi ...moreMore about N.T. Wright...
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