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A biblical theology of material possessions

Gene A. Getz

A biblical theology of material possessions

by Gene A. Getz

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Published by Moody Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Wealth -- Biblical teaching,
  • Stewardship, Christian -- Biblical teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-408) and indexes.

    Statementby Gene A. Getz ; foreword by Joseph M. Stowell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2545.W37 G48 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination438 p. :
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1968607M
    ISBN 100802408915
    LC Control Number90204365
    OCLC/WorldCa22595912

    Introduction - The OT and material possessions: the historical books - The OT: wisdom and prophetic literature - Additional historical background: between the Testaments - The teaching of Jesus in the synoptic Gospels - Earliest Christianity - The life and teaching of Paul - The rest of the NT - Summary: conclusions and applications - Bibliography. Neither Poverty Nor Riches: Biblical Theology of Possessions (New Studies in Biblical Theology) | Craig L. Blomberg | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.

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    A Biblical Theology of Material Possessions Written by Gene A. Getz Reviewed By Craig Blomberg. Rarely does Moody Press send Themelios works which are sufficiently academic in nature and non-provincial in perspective to merit noting here. The newly inaugurated Wycliffe Commentary Series is a notable exception; so is Getz’s survey of relevant.   Christians In An Age of Wealth is a survey of all the passages in the Bible that address (however tangentially) issues of wealth, poverty, economics, money, stewardship, and giving. Blomberg plods methodically through the Pentateuch, major and minor prophets, wisdom literature and Old Testament history, followed by the gospels and the epistles/5.


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Avoiding easy answers, he instead seeks a comprehensive Biblical theology of possessions. And so he begins with the groundwork laid by the Old Testament and the ideas developed in the intertestamental period, then draws out what the whole New Testament has to say on the subject, and finally offers conclusions and applications relevant to our contemporary world.

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Nothing quite as comprehensive or challenging has appeared in recent times. Nothing quite as comprehensive or challenging has appeared in recent times. The Old Testament and Material Possessions: The Historical Books 2.

The Old Testament Wisdom and Prophetic Literature 3. Additional Historical Background: Between the Testaments 4. The Teaching of Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels 5.

Earliest Christianity 6. The Life and Teaching of Paul 7. The Rest of the New Testament 8. Summary, Conclusions Brand: InterVarsity Press. Blomberg concludes that there is danger in oversimplifying what the Bible says about material possessions.

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