Invitation to the New Testament First Things, by Witherington III, Ben
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- ISBN: 9780199920525 | 0199920524
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 11/16/2012
Writing with his usual flair and reader-friendly style, renowned scholar, author, and lecturer Ben Witherington offers a balanced approach to the New Testament in this exceptional introductory text. Addressing the content, context, and interpretation of the New Testament in a faith-friendly light,Invitation to the New Testament: First Thingsis unique in that keeps the original social and rhetorical milieux of the New Testament in mind. An ideal textbook for college survey courses, this volume is also captivating reading for seminary students and general readers. FEATURES *Numerous dynamic color photoskeep students engaged *Maps and chartsprovide visual overviews at a glance *Marginal definitionsbring students up to speed on new concepts *Chapter-ending study questionsreview key ideas and encourage reflection *First-century quotationsexpose students to the world of the New Testament *"A Closer Look" boxescover more advanced topics *An Instructor's Manual on CDincludes PowerPoint-based lecture outlines, chapter goals and summaries, media resources, pedagogical suggestions, and key terms *A Companion Websiteoffers all of the material from the Instructor's Manual along with self-quizzes and flashcards of key terms for students