Writing with his usual flair and reader-friendly style, renowned scholar, author, and lecturer Ben Witherington III offers a balanced approach to the New Testament in this faith-friendly introductory text. An ideal textbook for college survey courses, this volume is also captivating reading for seminary students and general readers. FEATURES * Numerous dynamic color photos keep students engaged * Maps and charts provide visual overviews at a glance * Marginal definitions bring students up to speed on new concepts * Chapter-ending study questions review key ideas and encourage reflection * First-century quotations expose students to the world of the New Testament * A Closer Look boxes cover more advanced topics
About the Author
Ben Witherington III is Amos Professor of the New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary and also serves on the doctoral faculty at St. Andrews University in Scotland. One of the world's top evangelical scholars, he has written more than fifty books and is also a popular lecturer. Along with many interviews on radio networks across the country, he has been seen on the History Channel, NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN, the BBC, The Discovery Channel, A&E, and the PAX Network.