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Product Description: Jesus Christ was not merely a human being. He was not merely a famous religious teacher.Jesus Christ is Lord of all. This radical claim from the Bible has profound implications for every area of life—for every person and every facet of society...read more

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9781433549533 | Crossway Books, June 30, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Jesus Christ was not merely a human being.

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Product Description: Every time we read the Bible, we’re reading in the presence of God. How should this incredible truth shape how we read? Moving quickly from principle to practice, Vern Poythress helps us rethink how we interpret the Bible by showing us the implications of entering into God’s presence as we study...read more

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9781433543241 | Crossway Books, March 31, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Every time we read the Bible, we’re reading in the presence of God.

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Product Description: Jesus walked on water. He healed a blind man. He turned water into wine. More than just displays of his divine power, Jesus’s miracles signify something deeper—they’re windows into God’s grand story of redemption, foreshadowing the great miracle of Christ’s death and resurrection...read more

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9781433546075 | Crossway Books, January 31, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Jesus walked on water.

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With her stunning Latin looks, Angelica De Campo was beautiful enough to live up to her nickname of Angel. But Jake McCord, Australia's most eligible bachelor, couldn't decide if his newest employee was an angel or a temptress!Jake had hired Angelica to transform his Outback home into a lavish Christmas party venue; their relationship had to remain strictly professional. Only, the more closely they worked together, the harder they both had to fight to resist the attraction between them—or risk the consequences....

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9781433541100 | Crossway Books, January 31, 2015, cover price $21.99
9780373037278, titled "Outback Angel" | Harlequin Books, December 1, 2002, cover price $3.99 | also contains Outback Angel | About this edition: With her stunning Latin looks, Angelica De Campo was beautiful enough to live up to her nickname of Angel.

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Product Description: Who am I? Why am I here? Where do I find meaning? Life is full of big questions. The study of philosophy seeks to answer such questions. In his latest book, prolific author Vern Poythress investigates the foundations and limitations of Western philosophy, sketching a distinctly Christian approach to answering basic questions about the nature of humanity, the existence of God, the search for meaning, and the basis for morality...read more

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9781433539466 | 1 edition (Crossway Books, October 31, 2014), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Who am I?

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Product Description: What if all events—big and small, good and bad—are governed by more than just blind chance? What if they are governed by God? In this theologically informed and philosophically nuanced introduction to the study of probability and chance, Vern Poythress argues that all events—including the seemingly random or accidental—fall under God’s watchful gaze as part of his eternal plan...read more

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9781433536953 | 1 edition (Crossway Books, April 30, 2014), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: What if all events—big and small, good and bad—are governed by more than just blind chance?

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Product Description: Can we still believe in a historical Adam? Vern Poythress offers a theologically and scientifically informed evaluation of the claims that genetic analyses show that Adam could not have existed.Written to equip and strengthen laypeople in their defense of the faith, Christian Answers to Hard Questions challenges contemporary opposition to Christianity with concise, practical answers...read more

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9781596389175 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, November 14, 2013, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Can we still believe in a historical Adam?

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Product Description: Several interpretations of Genesis and scientific evidence endeavor to demonstrate harmony: among them young-earth creationism, mature creation, the day-age theory, the analogical-day theory, and the framework hypothesis. Vern Poythress explores which is best...read more

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9781596386860 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, May 3, 2013, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Several interpretations of Genesis and scientific evidence endeavor to demonstrate harmony: among them young-earth creationism, mature creation, the day-age theory, the analogical-day theory, and the framework hypothesis.

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Product Description: Though the Bible presents a personal and relational God, popular modern worldviews portray an impersonal divine force in a purely material world. Readers influenced by this competing worldview hold assumptions about fundamental issues—like the nature of humanity, evil, and the purpose of life—that present profound obstacles to understanding the Bible...read more

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9781433523878 | 1 edition (Crossway Books, May 2, 2012), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Though the Bible presents a personal and relational God, popular modern worldviews portray an impersonal divine force in a purely material world.

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Product Description: Language is not only the centerpiece of our everyday lives, but it gives significance to all that we do. It also reflects and reveals our all-sustaining Creator, whose providential governance extends to the intricacies of language...read more

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9781433501791 | Crossway Books, October 27, 2009, cover price $28.00 | also contains In the Beginning Was the Word: Language--a God-centered Approach, In the Beginning Was the Word: Language-A God-Centered Approach | About this edition: Language is not only the centerpiece of our everyday lives, but it gives significance to all that we do.

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By delving into the intricate and immutable laws of nature, as well as opposing beliefs, the author presents a Christian response to science that urges the world to pay tribute to the God who created nature and cares for it. Original.

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9781581347319 | Crossway Books, October 13, 2006, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: By delving into the intricate and immutable laws of nature, as well as opposing beliefs, the author presents a Christian response to science that urges the world to pay tribute to the God who created nature and cares for it.

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Product Description: Which translation do I choose? In an age when there is a wide choice of English Bible translations, the issues involved in Bible translating are steadily gaining interest. Consumers often wonder what separates one Bible version from another...read more

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9781581347555 | Crossway Books, November 8, 2005, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Which translation do I choose?

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Product Description: “The Bible is God’s own Word to us.” Translating the words of God has become an even more daunting task in recent years as the pressure of “political correctness” and various activist agendas have sought to influence the landscape...read more

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9780805431933 | B & H Pub Group, January 30, 2005, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: “The Bible is God’s own Word to us.

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Product Description: Concentrates on the positive task of uncovering some biblical foundations for science and the philosophy of science.

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9781596380028 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, October 1, 2004, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Concentrates on the positive task of uncovering some biblical foundations for science and the philosophy of science.

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Product Description: Updated edition with new chapters on the TNIV. A battle has commenced. On one side - a large Christian publishing house and one of the largest Bible Societies in the world. On the other - a large Christian pressure group and an influential Christian weekly news magazine...read more

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9781857928792 | Christian Focus, September 1, 2003, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Updated edition with new chapters on the TNIV.

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Product Description: The truth of God is rich and multifaceted. Though a coherent body of revelation, the Bible comes to us through a variety of inspired authors, metaphors, and themes, highlighting the many facets of God's truth. Likewise, our theological formulations capture manifold emphases distinct "perspectives" on the whole which collectively enable us to gain a fuller understanding of the truth...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780875525174 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, August 1, 2001, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The truth of God is rich and multifaceted.

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Product Description: "The Bible is God's own Word to us." Translating the words of God has become an even more daunting task in recent years as the pressure of "political correctness" and various activist agendas have sought to influence the landscape...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780805424416 | B & H Pub Group, November 1, 2000, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: "The Bible is God's own Word to us.

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Product Description: Noted New Testament scholar Poythress provides an understandable and practical look into Revelation in this insightful commentary. Poythress focuses on Revelation's core message and ensures that its details do not cloud the big picture...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780875524627 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, November 1, 2000, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Noted New Testament scholar Poythress provides an understandable and practical look into Revelation in this insightful commentary.

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Product Description: Theologically and pastorally profound, this study of biblical hermeneutics builds on Trinitarian presuppositions, while exposing the idols that lead interpretation astray. Poythress emphasizes the interpreter's spiritual qualifications along with linguistic principles. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780875523767 | Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, January 1, 1999, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Theologically and pastorally profound, this study of biblical hermeneutics builds on Trinitarian presuppositions, while exposing the idols that lead interpretation astray.

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Product Description: Foundations of Contemporary Interpretation seeks to identify and clarify the basic problems of interpretation that affect our reading of the Bible today. This unique volume provides a comprehensive and systematic coverage of the field of general hermeneutics...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780310208280 | Zondervan, September 1, 1996, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Foundations of Contemporary Interpretation seeks to identify and clarify the basic problems of interpretation that affect our reading of the Bible today.

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Product Description: A Biblical look at how Moses point us to Christ

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9780875523750 | Reprint edition (Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, May 1, 1995), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: A Biblical look at how Moses point us to Christ
9781561210541 | Wolgemuth & Hyatt Pub, April 1, 1991, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Stated First Edition Paperback.

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Product Description: Vern Poythress believes that dialogue is possible between dispensationalists and covenant theologians. This second edition adds a postscript in which Poythress responds to feedback from dispensational readers. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780875523743 | 2 sub edition (Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co, December 1, 1993), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Vern Poythress believes that dialogue is possible between dispensationalists and covenant theologians.

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Product Description: 'Many years ago, upon reading Thomas S. Kuhn's work The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, I was taken aback by the obvious parallels between the subject of that book and the field of biblical exegesis. It seemed strange then -- and more so now after all these years -- that no one had sought to draw out the implications of Kuhn's ideas for better understanding the conflicts that frequently arise over the interpretation of Scripture...read more

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9780310409717 | Zondervan, August 1, 1988, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: 'Many years ago, upon reading Thomas S.

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