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The Gospel Its Heart, Heights & Hopes by Arthur T. Pierson

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Published by Baker Pub Group .
Written in English


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ISBN 100801070406
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Dec 09,  · The Gospels, the first four books of the New Testament, tell the story of the life of only one—the Gospel of John—claims to be an eyewitness account, the testimony of the unnamed “disciple whom Jesus loved.” (“This is the disciple who is testifying to these things and wrote these things, and we know that his testimony is true” [John ]). The Gospel of John (Greek: Εὐαγγέλιον κατὰ Ἰωάννην, romanized: Euangélion katà Iōánnēn) is the fourth of the canonical gospels. Notes 1] The book went through two to three stages, or "editions", before reaching its current form, at the latest, around AD 80– A curated and frequently updated selection of recommend books, videos, interviews, and more from the editors at The Gospel Coalition. A curated and frequently updated selection of recommend books, videos, interviews, and more from the editors at The Gospel Coalition. | × Browse. Essays. Jan 02,  · Question: "What is the gospel?" Answer: The word gospel literally means “good news” and occurs 93 times in the Bible, exclusively in the New Testament. In Greek, it is the word euaggelion, from which we get our English words evangelist, evangel, and gospel is, broadly speaking, the whole of Scripture; more narrowly, the gospel is the good news concerning Christ and .

May 22,  · The gospel produces in believers what religion never could: a heart that desires God. At the core of the book is the “gospel prayer,” which is a powerful way to sat- urate oneself in the gospel daily. Dwelling on the gospel will release new depths of passion for /5(). The Gospel Books of the Bible: Authors and Interesting Facts T he Old Testament was filled with promises of a coming Redeemer. This Promised One was much anticipated by the Jews as they believed God’s multiple prophecies of the coming Messiah. The New Testament, and particularly the Gospels, tells about the fulfillment of those promises. A gospel (a contraction of Old English god spel meaning "good news/glad tidings)", comparable to Greek εὐαγγέλιον, evangelion) is a written account of the career and teachings of Jesus. The term originally meant the Christian message itself, but in the second century, it came to be used for the books in which the message was set out. John’s gospel spells out his overall purpose for writing: “Jesus did many other miraculous signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book. But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing .

Dec 24,  · Two of the gospel biographies were written by the apostles Matthew and John, men who knew Jesus personally and traveled with him for over three years. The other two books . This book is a plea that God himself, as revealed most clearly and fully in Jesus’s death and resurrection, be seen and enjoyed as the final and greatest gift of the gospel. The gospel of Jesus and his many precious blessings are not ultimately what makes the good news good, but means of seeing and savoring the Savior himself. John wrote the Gospel sometime after 70 A.D. and the destruction of Jerusalem, but prior to his exile on the island of Patmos—around A.D. It was most likely written from Ephesus. Settings in the book include Bethany, Galilee, Capernaum, Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria. Feb 07,  · There is no greater message to be heard than that which we call the gospel. But as important as that is, it is often given to massive distortions or over simplifications. People think they're preaching the gospel to you when they tell you, 'you can have a purpose to your life', or that 'you can have meaning to your life', or that 'you can have a personal relationship with Jesus.' All of those.