The kingdom of God: the Biblical concept and its meaning for the church

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Abingdon Press, 1980 - Religion - 288 pages
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"The author's style is clear and arresting. Ancient situations are made more understandable to the general reader by apt comparisions with American history and religious life. The practical applications are not platitudinous but prophetically searching.

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User Review  - Wayne Tolley -

I've read this book 3 times and am amazed at the authors ability to make historical information relevant for today. The chapter on the Suffering Messiah brought an entirely new revelation to my walk ... Read full review

User Review  - Loren Pederson -

I found this book to be helpful in my study of the Kingdom of God. The author is thorough in tracking the concept through old and new testaments.The book is scholarly yet very readable. It is a top shelf book in my library. Read full review


The People of God and the Kingdom of Israel
A Kingdom Under Judgment
A Remnant Shall Repent

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About the author (1980)

Bright, before his death, was the Cyrus H. McCormick Professor Hebrew and the Interpretation of the Old Testament, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, VA.

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