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Why Four Gospels? - Enhanced Version

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Since all of the Gospels in the Bible tell the story of the same man, Jesus Christ, why did we need four different accounts? Given the overlap we observe in the Gospels, it may seem as if one Gospel would have been sufficient. In his book, Why Four Gospels, Arthur Pink explains how the four Gospels necessarily work together to paint a multi-faceted picture of Jesus. In Mat ...more
Kindle Edition, 122 pages
Published July 30th 2010 by Christian Classics Ethereal Library (first published August 12th 2009)
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Liz
Jul 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Great book. Really easy to follow.

Main highlights were:
Matthew: Focused on Jesus' royal lineage. Aimed at Jewish readers
Mark: Focused on Jesus' servanthood. Aimed at those who serve in the Church.
Luke: Focused on Jesus' humanity. Aimed at all men + women.
John: Focused on Jesus' divinity. Evangelical focus.

Pink is great at highlighting their differences, but also how they aid each other in allowing the believer to understand the depth of Jesus' life. Really liked his focus on numbers, never read
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Matthew Croswhite
Outstanding book! So helpful in understanding not only why we have 4 Gospels, but also the nuances between them!
David Washington
Feb 03, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This was the first book that I have read by A.W. Pink and it has me looking forward to reading more of his works. It was a great introduction into the purposes of the four gospels in the New Testament. There were some sections that I felt stretched the text a bit as far as the context of what it meant. That being said, there were several eye opening points that really help build the faith of the reader about the divine inspiration of the books from beginning to end. I recommend on that level alo ...more
Donna
Jun 23, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Although the writing can at times seem tedious or redundant, the book is valuable for its in-depth look at the gospels. Pink explains the reason for 4 gospels thoroughly in terms that any reader can understand. Further, he provides detailed examinations of each of the 4 gospels, so that the purpose of each is better illuminated. I recommend this book to anyone who is trying to enrich their understanding of the gospels; the book can also boost faith, as Pink's explanations show explicitly the div ...more
Danielle
May 24, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I thought this book was great! I absolutely love how he explained how Christ was portrayed in each of the gospels, what things were included in each, and which were left out. His comparisons and contrasts for a story/parable that was in multiple gospels was helpful in really understanding what he had written about previously. I took notes even! :)
Gabriel Barnes
Jul 01, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A good little analysis on the Gospels.....Very interesting!
Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco
It is short enough to attract any reader, it is profound in its significance, and I really enjoyed.
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Arthur Walkington Pink was born in Nottingham, England on April 1, 1886 and became a Christian in his early 20s. Though born to Christian parents, prior to conversion he migrated into a Theosophical society (an occult gnostic group popular in England during that time), and quickly rose in prominence within their ranks. His conversion came from his father's patient admonitions from Scripture. It wa ...more

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