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Leon Morris: One Man's Fight for Love and Truth

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Leon Morris's story needs to be told. In this unique and long-awaited work
Neil Bach shows Leon Morris as a prodigious and original thinker from
the wrong side of the world who restored the credibility of evangelical
scholarship and the centrality of the cross. Many of us have been nurtured
by his enormously helpful books on the cross, but few know abou
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Paperback, 288 pages
Published 2015 by Paternoster
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Chris Wray
Aug 07, 2017 rated it liked it
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At a time when evangelical theological scholarship was virtually non-existent, Leon Morris showed how one could combine a high view of Scripture and a living faith in God with rigorous academic research, blazing a trail for a new generation of evangelical scholars. Throughout his career, in Australia, the UK and America, he continued to champion the view that evangelical Christians can be both academically outstanding and spiritually effective. Personally, he possessed iron discipline and a self ...more
Rebecca
Oct 18, 2016 rated it liked it
Overall a detailed, respectful and loving account of Leon Morris' life, that has been thoroughly researched. I found that at times there was too much assumed knowledge about evangelical history and theology, and I wanted it to have more on Mildred Morris.
H.b. Charles
Oct 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I thoroughly enjoyed this biography. I have used Leon Morris' commentaries with great profit over the years. This story of his life and ministry is refreshing, challenging, and encouraging.
Cliff Kvidahl
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An excellent work on one of Australia's most prolific New Testament scholars.
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