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Jesus: The Evidence
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John John said: " Lot of great archaeology findings that bring to life a clearer, and up to date picture of Christ's life and world.

Some of the pictures are years behind, which is nice in some cases. Example, the photo of Peter's house in Capernaum without the buildi
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Abandonment to Di...
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John John said: " Deep but practical.
Spiritual without being mystical.
Seems to be based on the experience of living a real world life in relationship with Christ, and all the ups and down that entails. He keeps a single eye on faith in Christ through and in all thin
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Ethics
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John John said: " I am still chewing on page one. (An I be a seminary student). DB packs more into a few sentences than most entire books popular in Christian bookstores. "

 

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Study Bible by Anonymous
Study Bible: NIV
by Anonymous
recommended for: Everyone
read in January, 2007
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This is one of the best Study Bibles today.
If you own a Bible you SHOULD have a study Bible!
The notes help understand what is going on in the story, tie together ideas, check or inspire thought processes...
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Jesus by Ian Wilson
Jesus: The Evidence
by Ian Wilson
read in April, 2009
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Lot of great archaeology findings that bring to life a clearer, and up to date picture of Christ's life and world.

Some of the pictures are years behind, which is nice in some cases. Example, the photo of Peter's house in Capernaum without the buildi
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Abandonment to Divine Providence by Jean-Pierre de Caussade
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Deep but practical.
Spiritual without being mystical.
Seems to be based on the experience of living a real world life in relationship with Christ, and all the ups and down that entails. He keeps a single eye on faith in Christ through and in all thin
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Life Together by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
"1. There is value in disillusionment with fellow Christians so to avoid seeing fellowship as an "extraordinary social experience."
2. "God has willed that we should seek and find His living Word in the witness of a brother, in the mouth of a man."
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Life Together by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Now that is the way we should do "church".
DB writes from the perspective of someone living their faith underground (Nazi Germany). His experience clarifies what it really means to be Christians in fellowship, to be Christ's body, to be "the Church".
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Ethics by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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I am still chewing on page one. (An I be a seminary student). DB packs more into a few sentences than most entire books popular in Christian bookstores.
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The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Bonhoeffer makes me feel like a big wuss!
Take your faith(synonymous with obedience) all the way. He did, choosing to die with his German people, rather than taking the safe job in America.
The best thing about Bonhoeffer, he is not sold out to the "
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Systematic Theology by Wayne A. Grudem
Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine
by Wayne A. Grudem
recommended to John by: Seminary Profs
recommended for: Evangelical Christians
read in January, 2006
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The current best evangelical systematic theology.
Who should own: Christians who want to make sure their ideas are logical, consistent, current with the best scholarship, Biblical etc. (and which one doesn't?!!)
Every thinking Christian (the one's wh
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