The Cross and Christian Ministry: An Exposition of Passages from 1 Corinthians

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Baker Books, Feb 1, 2004 - Religion - 144 pages
In this exposition of 1 Corinthians, D. A. Carson presents a comprehensive view of what the death of Christ means in preaching and ministering to God's people. He explains the key biblical principles for dynamic, cross-
centered ministry and how to put the cross at the center of Christian life.
 

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User Review  - Rev. Doyle Peyton - Christianbook.com

Carson is always accurate, biblical,and insightful. This particular work just lacked verve. A pastor reading this thinking about preaching through I Corinthians could easily be put off from it. Read full review

User Review  - daniel - Christianbook.com

Although it is a thin book, I took more than an hour of solid reading to complete each chapter. And its only my first reading. I think Ill need another 2 rounds. It is exact, yet profound and ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
9
The Cross and the Holy Spirit
43
The Cross and Factionalism
67
1 Corinthians
91
The Cross and the World Christian
115
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D. A. Carson (PhD, University of Cambridge) is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, and is the author or editor of more than fifty books, including The God Who Is There and How Long, O Lord? He is one of the founders of The Gospel Coalition and an active guest lecturer in academic and church settings around the world.

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