A Theology of Luke and Acts: Godís Promised Program, Realized for All Nations
Bock, Darrell L.
Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2012 pp. 495. $39.99
Biblical Theology of the New Testament
Description: Zondervanís Biblical Theology of the New Testament Series has for years provided pastors, students, and readers with valuable analyses of New Testament books and their contents. In this latest installment, Darrell L. Bock examines Luke and Acts, drawing from his years of experience in biblical theory and interpretation to write an informative resource sure to prove invaluable for seekers of holistic biblical understanding. A Theology of Luke and amp; Actsidentifies and evaluates the contribution of Luke, both to the New Testament and to the Bible as a whole text. Bock aims to demonstrate Lukeís significance and his influence in the development of theological discourse. Features include: * Lukan themes and thematic relevance * Interpretation and significance of language and vocabulary * Contextual importance of Lukeís placement in the Bible Continuing the valuable tradition of the Biblical Theology of the New Testament Series, Bockís theories regarding Luke and Acts will prove a lasting resource for pastors and aspiring biblical scholars alike.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Synoptic Gospels, Luke, Acts, Literature, Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology, New Testament Theology
Review by Ulrich Busse
Citation: Ulrich Busse, review of Darrell L. Bock, A Theology of Luke and Acts: Godís Promised Program, Realized for All Nations, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2013).
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