The Cross and the Prodigal

Drawing on his extensive knowledge of both the New Testament and Middle Eastern culture, Kenneth E. Bailey presents an interpretation of the parable of the prodigal son from a Middle Eastern perspective and, in doing so, powerfully demonstrates its essentially Christian message.

Produk Detail:

  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Pages : 151 pages
  • ISBN : 0830868070
  • Rating : 5/5 from 3 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKThe Cross and the Prodigal

The Cross and the Prodigal

The Cross and the Prodigal
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 20 August 2010
GET THIS BOOKThe Cross and the Prodigal

Drawing on his extensive knowledge of both the New Testament and Middle Eastern culture, Kenneth E. Bailey presents an interpretation of the parable of the prodigal son from a Middle Eastern perspective and, in doing so, powerfully demonstrates its essentially Christian message.

The Prodigal Son

The Prodigal Son
  • Author : John F. MacArthur
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release : 29 March 2010
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Son

Previously published as A Tale of Two Sons Nearly two thousand years ago, Jesus told a simple parable about a family . . . a father and his two sons. It was a story of rebellion, repentance, and unfathomable grace. The Parable of the Prodigal Son still stands out as a crucial lesson about our struggle with sin and dependence on divine salvation. But there is a part of this story that often goes untold. It’s a message you need to hear.

The Prodigal Father

The Prodigal Father
  • Author : Angelo Scarano
  • Publisher : Liturgical Press
  • Release : 17 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Father

Luke’s gospel contains a number of passages about compassion. One of the most beloved of these is commonly known as the parable of the Prodigal Son. In The Prodigal Father, Angelo Scarano focuses on the distinctive role of the father in the parable, the example he provides of being transformed by a compassionate heart, and the joy in celebrating the return of what was loved and thought to be lost. Scarano suggests that this remarkable parable has two climaxes—

The Prodigal System of Forgiveness and Reconciliation

The Prodigal System of Forgiveness and Reconciliation
  • Author : J. Emmett Beam
  • Publisher : Xulon Press
  • Release : 01 April 2009
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal System of Forgiveness and Reconciliation

In today's world, relationships and lives are destroyed by conflict, greed, deception, betrayal, abandonment, abuse and other cruel acts of violence. Stories of Ponzi schemes, unethical financial dealings, infidelity, gang violence and terrorism are common place in the news. Such acts result in financial ruin, divorce, physical pain, emotional trauma and even death of loved ones. Our first instinct is to pay back evil for evil and take our own revenge. Yet is that the best course? This book explores

The Prodigal Troll

The Prodigal Troll
  • Author : Charles Finlay
  • Publisher : Pyr
  • Release : 04 October 2010
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Troll

The Prodigal Troll is a tale of a human child raised by a band of mythological creatures that is both hysterical and moving. When Lord Gruethrist's castle is laid under siege by an invading baron, he sends a trusted knight and nursemaid off with his infant son. Their escape across a wilderness landscape populated by fantastic creatures and torn by war takes unexpected turns until the baby is finally adopted by a mother troll grieving for her own lost child.

The Cross of Christ

The Cross of Christ
  • Author : John Stott
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 31 August 2006
GET THIS BOOKThe Cross of Christ

Why should the cross--an object of Roman distaste and Jewish disgust--be the emblem of our worship and the axiom of our faith? And what does it mean for us today? In this thoughtful, comprehensive study of Scripture, tradition and the modern world, John R. W. Stott brings you face to face with the centrality of the cross in God's plan of redemption.

The Prodigal Brother

The Prodigal Brother
  • Author : Sue Thompson
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release : 30 April 2010
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Brother

Most people know the story Jesus told of the prodigal son—the child who demanded his inheritance and then threw it away on wild living. But there were two sons in the story: the older son watched events unfold and told his father, “I stayed with you all these years and you never threw a party for me!” Those who grew up in a family with a prodigal understand that cry. Sue Thompson shares her own story of struggle and

The Prodigal Prophet

The Prodigal Prophet
  • Author : Timothy Keller
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 02 October 2018
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Prophet

An angry prophet. A feared and loathsome enemy. A devastating storm. And the surprising message of a merciful God to his people. The story of Jonah is one of the most well-known parables in the Bible. It is also the most misunderstood. Many people, even those who are nonreligious, are familiar with Jonah: A rebellious prophet who defies God and is swallowed by a whale. But there's much more to Jonah's story than most of us realize. In The Prodigal

The Prodigal Pastor

The Prodigal Pastor
  • Author : E.R. King
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release : 24 July 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Pastor

This book contains the true and tragic story of E.R. King. He left the pastorate after ten years. The book follows his self-destruction down the prodigal path. He encounters his own private pig pen where he comes back to his senses and finds hope, love, forgiveness, and redemption from his heavenly Father. The message of the book is that there is hope, forgiveness, love, and redemption for everyone at the feet of Jesus. It does not matter where you

The Seven Sayings of the Savior On the Cross

The Seven Sayings of the Savior On the Cross
  • Author : A.W Pink
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release : 03 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe Seven Sayings of the Savior On the Cross

THE DEATH OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST is a subject of never- failing interest to all who study prayerfully the scripture of truth. This is so, not only because the believer’s all both for time and eternity depends upon it, but also, because of its transcendent uniqueness. Four words appear to sum up the salient features of this mystery of mysteries: the death of Christ was natural, unnatural, preternatural, and supernatural.The death of Christ was natural. By this

The Prodigal Evangelical

The Prodigal Evangelical
  • Author : Gerard Kelly
  • Publisher : Monarch Books
  • Release : 15 January 2015
GET THIS BOOKThe Prodigal Evangelical

The Christian faith is about grace, not law, yet the evangelical church gets it wrong. Gerard Kelly uses the story of the Prodigal Son to unpack the idea, explaining as he does so why he is still willing to describe himself as part of the tribe. This book explores in depth the story of the Prodigal Son in Luke 15, suggesting that this one story carries in concentrated form the DNA of the message of Jesus. Exploring this parable and the

Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes

Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 12 October 2011
GET THIS BOOKPaul Through Mediterranean Eyes

Paul was a Hebrew of the Hebrews, steeped in the learning of his people. But he was also a Roman citizen who widely traveled the Mediterranean basin, and was very knowledgeable of the dominant Greek and Roman culture of his day. These two mighty rivers of influence converge in Paul's first letter to the Corinthians. With razor-sharp attention to the text, Kenneth Bailey examines the cultural milieu and rhetorical strategies that shaped this pivotal epistle. He discovers the deep layers