The New Testament in Its World: Audio Lectures, Part 1 of 2 by N. T. Wright audiobook

The New Testament in Its World: Audio Lectures, Part 1 of 2: An Introduction to the History, Literature, and Theology of the First Christians

By N. T. Wright  and Michael F. Bird
Read by N. T. Wright  and Michael F. Bird

Zondervan Academic

The New Testament in Its World Series: Book 1

6.35 Hours Unabridged
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The Zondervan Biblical and Theological Lectures series provides a unique audio learning experience. Unlike a traditional audiobook's direct narration of a book's text, The New Testament in Its World: Audio Lectures includes high quality live-recordings of college-level lectures that cover the important points from each subject as well as relevant material from other sources. Enter the world of the New Testament. A companion to The New Testament in Its World by N. T. Wright and Michael F. Bird, these lectures serve as your passageway from the twenty-first century to the era of Jesus and the first Christians. In part 1, professors Wright and Bird will guide you through how to read the New Testament, the world of Jesus and the early church, approaches to studying the historical Jesus, the historical context of the death and resurrection of Jesus, and much more. Part 1 includes lectures on: Beginning Study of the New Testament                                             The New Testament as History          The New Testament as Literature                                           The New Testament as Theology                                           The History of the Jews Between the Persian and Roman Empires   The Jewish Context of Jesus and the Early Church The Greco-Roman Context of the Early Church        The Study of the Historical Jesus       The Profile and Praxis of a Prophet    Who Did Jesus Think He Was?          The Death of the Messiah                   The Afterlife in Greek, Roman, and Jewish Thought The Story of Easter According to the Apostle Paul     The Story of Easter According to the Evangelists      The Story of Paul’s Life and Ministry A Primer on Pauline Theology Short bonus lectures have also been included: The Bema Seat Critical Realism Faith in Jesus Christ or Faith of Jesus Christ Holy Spirit Major Philosophies Paul and Virtue Persecuted Church Principalities Why Do Historical Bible Studies? Resurrection

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The Zondervan Biblical and Theological Lectures series provides a unique audio learning experience. Unlike a traditional audiobook's direct narration of a book's text, The New Testament in Its World: Audio Lectures includes high quality live-recordings of college-level lectures that cover the important points from each subject as well as relevant material from other sources.

Enter the world of the New Testament. A companion to The New Testament in Its World by N. T. Wright and Michael F. Bird, these lectures serve as your passageway from the twenty-first century to the era of Jesus and the first Christians. In part 1, professors Wright and Bird will guide you through how to read the New Testament, the world of Jesus and the early church, approaches to studying the historical Jesus, the historical context of the death and resurrection of Jesus, and much more.

Part 1 includes lectures on:

  • Beginning Study of the New Testament                                            
  • The New Testament as History         
  • The New Testament as Literature                                          
  • The New Testament as Theology                                          
  • The History of the Jews Between the Persian and Roman Empires  
  • The Jewish Context of Jesus and the Early Church
  • The Greco-Roman Context of the Early Church       
  • The Study of the Historical Jesus      
  • The Profile and Praxis of a Prophet   
  • Who Did Jesus Think He Was?         
  • The Death of the Messiah                  
  • The Afterlife in Greek, Roman, and Jewish Thought
  • The Story of Easter According to the Apostle Paul    
  • The Story of Easter According to the Evangelists     
  • The Story of Paul’s Life and Ministry
  • A Primer on Pauline Theology

Short bonus lectures have also been included:

  • The Bema Seat
  • Critical Realism
  • Faith in Jesus Christ or Faith of Jesus Christ
  • Holy Spirit
  • Major Philosophies
  • Paul and Virtue
  • Persecuted Church
  • Principalities
  • Why Do Historical Bible Studies?
  • Resurrection

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Author Bio: N. T. Wright

Author Bio: N. T. Wright

N. T. Wright, former Bishop of Durham in the Church of England, now serves as chair of New Testament and Early Christianity at the School of Divinity at the University of St. Andrews. He has been featured on ABC News, Dateline, The Colbert Report, and Fresh Air. He is the award-winning author of such books as Simply Christian, Surprised by Hope, After You Believe, Simply Jesus, How God Became King, and the series Christian Origins and the Question of God, and he is the translator of The Kingdom New Testament.

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Author Bio: Michael F. Bird

Author Bio: Michael F. Bird

Michael F. Bird (PhD, University of Queensland) is lecturer in theology at Ridley Melbourne College of Mission and Ministry in Melbourne, Australia. He is the author of Jesus and the Origins of the Gentile Mission; The Saving Righteousness of God: Studies on Paul, Justification, and the New Perspective; Evangelical Theology; Bourgeois Babes, Bossy Wives, and Bobby Haircuts: A moderate Case for Gender Equality in Ministry and editor of The Apostle Paul: Four Views. He is also a co-blogger of the New Testament blog “Euangelion.”

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Religion
Runtime: 6.35
Audience: Adult
Language: English