Concise Theology: by J. I. Packer

Author: J. I. Packer

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Theology matters! At last it can be understood easily, thanks to this "layman's language" approach to biblical belief. Authored by J. I. Packer, one of the premier theologians of Christianity, this summary of Christian teaching covers nearly 100 major Christian beliefs from a Reformed perspective. Brief, easy-to-understand chapters offer precise descriptions without sacrificing depth. Thoughtfully arranged and refreshingly readable, this is a book that belongs on the shelf of every Christian.

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Physical Info: 0.64" H x 8.06" L x 5.24" W (0.67 lbs) 267 pages
Carton Quantity: 44
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers
US SRP: 14.99 US
Binding: Paperback
Language(s): English
Pub Date: January 15, 2001

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How can I know God better?
"If only I had the time to study theology. . . ."
If only someone could explain the essentials of theology in bite-sized portions. If only there were a resource that went deeper without drowning the reader in page after page. J. I. Packer has done it!

Finally, there's a book that explains the essentials of theology in a style and length that busy readers can appreciate. J. I. Packer, noted theologian and author of Knowing God, offers 94 concise studies. Each focuses on our great God and his wonderful plan for us.

Where does the Bible say that?

Each study is just a couple of pages long. That means you can find the answers you need quickly. But don't be fooled--there are plenty of Scripture references on every page. You can go as deep as you want at the pace you want. Short studies on the essentials. In these chapters, you'll find what Packer calls the "permanent essentials of Christianity." The essentials are summarized so that you can find them quickly and easily. The essentials are expressed in such a way that you can both understand and appreciate the greatness of God. So jump right in. Discover for yourself how Christian theology is not just a system of beliefs, but a way of life.

J. I. Packer is Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. He also serves as contributing editor to Christianity Today. Packer's writings include books such as Knowing God (IVP Books), A Quest for Godliness (Crossway), Growing in Christ (Crossway) and Rediscovering Holiness (Servant), and numerous articles published in journals such as Churchman, SouthWestern Journal, Christianity Today, Reformation & Revival Journal and Touchstone.

Additional Information
CPC Categories:
- Church & Ministry | Pastoral Helps | Pastoral Care & Counseling
- Theology | Theology & Doctrine | General & Introductory
BISAC Categories:
- Religion | Christian Theology | History
- Religion | Christian Theology | Protestant
Themes:
- Theometrics | Evangelical
- Religious Orientation | Christian
OCLC Number: OCLC#27011248
Dewey: 230.044
LCCN: 92037771

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Concise Theology: by J. I. Packer
Author: J. I. Packer

 

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This summary of Christian teaching covers nearly 100 major theological points from a biblical Reformed perspective. Brief, easy-to-understand chapters offer precise descriptions without sacrificing depth.
  


 

 

 

 

 

 

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