Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 January 2017

520 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190491949

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Invitation to the New Testament

First Things

Second Edition

Ben Witherington III

New to this Edition:

  • Provides more discussion of the content of the New Testament itself--and simpler, reduced coverage of complex historical context--making the text more accessible for freshmen students taking the survey course
  • Weaves the discussion of the New Testament itself throughout the narrative in section-by-section content outlines, summaries of events and teachings, and reflections on theological interpretation
  • A revised and expanded Part Three provides more comprehensive coverage of Paul's letters
  • A glossary at the end of the text defines key terms
  • Revisions and streamlining throughout the text make for a more accessible overall presentation