Jesus Is the Christ: Studies in the Theology of John   -     By: Leon Morris
Buy Item InStock15.99$15.99 Retail: $24.00 Save 33% ($8.01) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Jesus Is the Christ: Studies in the Theology of John

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 1989 / Paperback

$15.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $24.00
|
Save 33% ($8.01)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW0452

Current Promotions
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    $76.95
    Retail: $85.50
    Add To Cart
    $76.95
  2. In Stock
    $17.99
    Retail: $27.99
    Add To Cart
    $17.99
  3. In Stock
    $17.99
    Retail: $26.00
    Add To Cart
    $17.99
  4. In Stock
    $11.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $11.99
  5. In Stock
    $19.99
    Retail: $29.99
    Add To Cart
    $19.99
  6. Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    $35.99
    Retail: $39.99
    Add To Cart
    $35.99
  7. In Stock
    $19.99
    Retail: $29.99
    Add To Cart
    $19.99

Product Description

More than simply a series of chapters on the theology of John's Gospel, Jesus is the Christ relates each of John's teachings to his declared aim, expressed in John 20:30-31: "Jesus did many other signs before his disciples, which have not been written in this book; but these have been written that you believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in his name." Indeed, each chapter in Morris' Jesus is the Christ takes up some facet or aspect of John's expressed aim.

For an age that is still asking the question "Who is Jesus?" Leon Morris argues convincingly that John's entire Gospel was written to show that the human Jesus is the Christ, or Messiah, as well as the Son of God. But it is Morris' firm conviction that John's purpose was evangelistic as well as theological-that is John wrote his book so that readers might believe in Christ and as a result have eternal life.

Though Morris had previously written one of the largest and most comprehensive evangelical commentaries on John, the questions and comments of his seminary students stimulated him to even further study and reflection and instilled in him the desire to write something solely on the theology of John. The result is this work, which offers sometimes surprising insights into a key passage and a pivotal book in the New Testament.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1989
ISBN: 0802804527
ISBN-13: 9780802804525
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Gospel of John: Believe and Live - Twenty-first Century Biblical Commentary
    The Gospel of John: Believe and Live - Twenty-first Century Biblical Commentary
    Elmer L. Towns
    AMG Publishers / Hardcover
    $16.99 Retail: $24.99 Save 32% ($8.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW578128
  2. The Gospel According to John
    The Gospel According to John
    Leon Morris
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 1971 / Trade Paperback
    $76.95 Retail: $85.50 Save 10% ($8.55)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW869340
  3. The Story of Christianity, Volume 2
    The Story of Christianity, Volume 2
    Justo L. Gonzalez
    HarperOne / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $17.99 Retail: $27.99 Save 36% ($10.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW855894
  4. The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation, Revised: The Story of Christianity
    The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation, Revised: The Story of Christianity
    Justo L. Gonzalez
    HarperOne / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $19.99 Retail: $27.99 Save 29% ($8.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW855887

Related Products

  1. Jesus and His Own: A Commentary on John 13-17
    Jesus and His Own: A Commentary on John 13-17
    Daniel B. Stevick
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $34.20 Retail: $38.00 Save 10% ($3.80)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW848659
  2. The Historical Reliability of John's Gospel: Issues & Commentary
    The Historical Reliability of John's Gospel: Issues & Commentary
    Craig L. Blomberg
    IVP Academic / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $18.99 Retail: $28.00 Save 32% ($9.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW838714
  3. The Jewish Targums and John's Logos Theology
    The Jewish Targums and John's Logos Theology
    John Ronning
    Baker Academic / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $26.99 Retail: $29.99 Save 10% ($3.00)
    Availability: Expected to ship on or about 05/31/16.
    CBD Stock No: WW047596
  4. The Gospel of John, 2 Volumes
    The Gospel of John, 2 Volumes
    Craig S. Keener
    Baker Academic / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $46.49 Retail: $70.00 Save 34% ($23.51)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW046759

Publisher's Description

More than simply a series of chapters on the theology of John's Gospel, Jesus Is the Christ relates each of John's teachings to his declared aim, expressed in John 20: 30-31: "Jesus did many other signs before his disciples, which have not been written in this book; but these have been written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in his name." Indeed, each chapter in Morris's book takes up some facet or aspect of John's expressed aim.

For an age still asking the question "Who is Jesus?" Leon Morris argues convincingly that John's entire Gospel was written to show that the human Jesus is the Christ, or Messiah, as well as the Son of God. But it is Morris's firm conviction that John's purpose was evangelical as well as theological -- that is, John wrote his book so that readers might believe in Christ and as a result have eternal life.

Author Bio

Leon Morris (19142006) retired as Principal ofRidley College in Melbourne, Australia, in 1979. He is theauthor of more than forty books, including The ApostolicPreaching of the Cross, the volumes on Matthew andRomans in The Pillar New Testament Commentary, and thevolumes on John and the Thessalonian epistles in the NewInternational Commentary on the New Testament.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search