By Darrell L. Bock

This groundbreaking paintings by way of Darrell Bock completely explores the theology of Luke’s gospel and the e-book of Acts.  In his writing, Luke files the tale of God operating via Jesus to herald a brand new period of promise and Spirit-enablement in order that the folks of God may be God’s humans even in the course of a opposed world.  it's a message the church nonetheless wishes today.  Bock either covers significant Lukan issues and units forth the designated contribution of Luke-Acts to the hot testomony and the canon of Scripture, delivering readers with an in-depth and holistic clutch of Lukan theology within the higher context of the Bible.

 

I. Howard Marshall:  “A extraordinary fulfillment that are meant to develop into the 1st port of demand scholars during this significant zone of recent testomony Theology.”

 

Craig S. Keener:  “Bock’s very good exploration of Luke’s theological method and topics meets a major want in Lukan theology.”

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