- ISBN 9780534627485 / 053462748X
- Title New Testament Story: An Introduction
- Author David L. Barr
- Category Religion: General
- Format Paperback
- Year 2008
- Pages 591
- Publisher Wadsworth Publishing Company
- Imprint Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Edition 4th
- Language English
- Dimensions 189mm x 24mm x 236mm
Find yourself in the midst of New Testament times and events with NEW TESTAMENT STORY: AN INTRODUCTION, Fourth Edition. Author David L. Barr demonstrates how every New Testament writing is located within the context of a story, even if the individual piece does not express a story itself. The book helps you critically examine each piece to uncover its significance and meaning and gain a stronger understanding of the language used, as well as the historical and cultural differences between Biblical and modern times.
As a well-respected author, scholar, and teacher, Dr. David L. Barr now serves as Professor of Religion and chair of the departments of religion, philosophy and classics at Wright State University. Dr. Barr earned his B.A. from Fort Wayne Bible College and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Florida State University. His areas of interest include Christian origins, New Testament, apocalyptism, and the Apocalypse of John.