Endorsements for the Second Edition of Evangelical Theology
July 2, 2020
Michael F. Bird
The second edition of Evangelical Theology is available on 20 October 2020!
Here’s some of the endorsements for the second edition.
“I warmly welcome this second edition of Mike Bird’s Evangelical Theology. The gospel both generates and governs Christian faith, but systematic theologies sometimes smother it under the weight of conceptual schemes, confessional traditions, or social agendas. Not on Bird’s watch. The gospel is front and center in all eight parts of this thoroughly revised, wiser, wider, and wittier work. With its persistent focus on the meaning and significance of the gospel of Jesus Christ, this book may be the tonic we need to rescue the term ‘evangelical’ from being either drained of meaning altogether or linked to something less than the cause of Jesus and his coming kingdom.”
—KEVIN VANHOOZER, research professor of systematic theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
“Students of evangelical theology should welcome this second, revised and expanded version of Michael Bird’s widely read text. In his inimitable style, with wide-ranging engagement with sources old and news, as well as impressive clarity and verve, Bird here offers a fetching and