Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Perspectives on the Sabbath: Four Views” as Want to Read:
Perspectives on the Sabbath: Four Views
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Perspectives on the Sabbath: Four Views

4.18 of 5 stars 4.18  ·  rating details  ·  11 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Perspectives on the Sabbath presents in point-counterpoint form the four most common views of the Sabbath commandment that have arisen throughout church history, representing the major positions held among Christians today. Skip MacCarty (Andrews University) defends the Seventh-day view which argues the fourth commandment is a moral law of God requiring us to keep the seve ...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published April 1st 2011 by B&H Academic (first published March 15th 2011)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Perspectives on the Sabbath, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Perspectives on the Sabbath

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 71)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Craig Hurst
When it comes to discussing the relevance and continuity of the Ten Commandments for the Christian, the dividing line seems to rest on the application of the fifth commandment – the command to remember the Sabbath and keep it holy. If obedience to the Ten Commandments is still in effect for the Christian then we must keep the Sabbath. If it is not in effect for the Christian then we do not have to keep the Sabbath. This of course is tied to the NT teaching on the law which is the seedbed of much ...more
Daniel Wells
A very helpful book which explores the basic positions of the Sabbath debate. My main complaint is that the authors are very wordy and could have shortened the book by about half without sacrificing content. I also wonder is Arand was a necessary contributor (his his content is an interesting read). I also didn't appreciate Pipa's inappropriate accusation of Blomberg being 'antinomian' I regards to weekly worship.

However, the interaction between the authors is very helpful, and the exegetical an
Nathan Foy
Very helpful to clarify my own views.
Craig L. Bloomberg the most exegetically based and convincing.
Good debate on the topic. I learned a lot.
Steve marked it as to-read
Dec 12, 2014
Dustin marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2014
Paul Buckley
Paul Buckley marked it as to-read
Nov 20, 2014
James marked it as to-read
Nov 11, 2014
Josiah Degraaf
Josiah Degraaf marked it as to-read
Nov 03, 2014
Rick Hogaboam
Rick Hogaboam is currently reading it
Oct 19, 2014
Michael marked it as to-read
Sep 19, 2014
Peter Curts
Peter Curts marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Kathy marked it as to-read
Sep 01, 2014
Vincent marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2014
Carrie Jolly
Carrie Jolly marked it as to-read
Jul 25, 2014
Eric Lewis
Eric Lewis marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2014
Felipe is currently reading it
Jul 08, 2014
Eleanor Mcdouall
Eleanor Mcdouall marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2014
Daniel Christie
Daniel Christie marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2014
Philip marked it as to-read
May 14, 2014
Maer added it
May 01, 2014
Victor marked it as to-read
Apr 26, 2014
Jonathan Tomes
Jonathan Tomes marked it as to-read
Mar 26, 2014
Casey marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
Steve marked it as to-read
Feb 11, 2014
Bill Carroll
Bill Carroll is currently reading it
Jan 30, 2014
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book