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Book Review: Pierced for our transgressions by Steve Jeffery et al

Book Review: Pierced for our transgressions by Steve Jeffery et al

Reviewed by Alan White This is an important new book from IVP, co-authored by Mike Ovey, Steve Jeffery and Andrew Sach. Mike is, of course, a member of the Cambridge Papers Writing Group. In some ways, it’s a shame that the book had to be written. The authors remind us that “the doctrine of penal […]

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Reflections on providence: can we read events? by Mark E. Dever

Reflections on providence: can we read events? by Mark E. Dever

    Summary There is an assumption in society, and increasingly in the church, that the events of our lives cannot be placed in a larger context of meaning. This chapter considers the obvious moral problems raised by Christian claims to meaning, and suggests some biblical guide-lines which may help us to ‘read’ events. The […]

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