How to Read the Bible through the Jesus Lens by Michael James Williams
A Guide to Christ-Focused Reading of Scripture

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How to Read the Bible through the Jesus Lens connects each of the sixty-six books of the Bible to the person and work of Jesus Christ. By explaining each book’s theme and raising pertinent questions about the contemporary importance of that message, author Michael Williams sets readers on a path toward purposeful, independent reading and application of the entire Bible.


About Michael James Williams

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Michael Williams (PhD, University of Pennsylvania) is Professor of Old Testament at Calvin Theological Seminary and a member of the Committee on Bible Translation. He is the author of Deception in Genesis, The Prophet and His Message, and editor and contributor of Mishnah Todah. His passion is to equip students with knowledge of the Old Testament and its languages so that they may grow in their comprehension and appreciation of redemptive history and be adequately prepared to promote and defend the faith through word and action. Michael is married to Dawn and resides in Grand Rapids, MI.
Published January 24, 2012 by Zondervan. 289 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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I also have to say that since Michael Williams is an OT scholar, the book confirms again my suspicion that biblical theology was invented by OT scholars who needed an excuse to write about the NT because all OT scholars secretly suffer from NT scholar envy!.

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