Tag Archives: Evangelical Theology

Book Review: Evangelical Theology by Michael F. Bird

Hardcover: 912 pages Publisher: Zondervan (October 30, 2013) Language: English ISBN-10: 0310494419 ISBN-13: 978-0310494416 Product Dimensions: 7.6 x 1.7 x 9.4 inches A few years back, while residing in St. Louis, MO, when I heard that NT scholar and blogger … Continue reading

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Michael F. Bird on Imputation vs Incorporation

“Rather than imputation, a better description of the biblical materials is incorporation into the righteousness of Christ.  The verdict that God the Father executes on the Son is shared by those who are united to the risen Jesus.  They share … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“To put it simply, the ascension means that the Christian community will always be a worshiping and witnessing community, with Jesus as the object of marvelous adoration and the subject of missionary action.” –Michael F. Bird, Evangelical Theology

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On the Resurrection of Christ

“In proclaiming the resurrection of Christ, the apostles proclaimed also the resurrection of mankind in Christ; and in proclaiming the resurrection of mankind, they proclaimed the renewal of all creation with him.  The resurrection of Christ in isolation from mankind … Continue reading

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