By Andrew E. Hill

The Chronicles are greater than a heritage of historical Israel below the ascent and rule of the Davidic dynasty. they're a tale whose grand subject matter is wish. nice battles are fought, heroes and tyrants vie for strength, Israel splits into rival kingdoms, and the soul of God’s holy state oscillates among faithlessness and revival. but above this tossing sea of human occasions, God’s covenant grants reign untroubled and ultimate. First and moment Chronicles are a story steeped within the top and worst of the human heart—but also they are a revelation of Yahweh at paintings, forwarding his reasons in the middle of fallible humans. God has a plan to which he's dedicated. this present day, as then, God redirects our imaginative and prescient from our conditions during this turbulent global to the surety of his state, and to himself as our resource of self belief and peace. Exploring the hyperlinks among the Bible and our personal occasions, Andrew E. Hill stocks views on 1 and a couple of Chronicles that demonstrate ageless truths for our twenty-first-century lives. so much Bible commentaries take us on a one-way journey from our global to the area of the Bible. yet they depart us there, assuming that we will someway make the go back trip on our personal. They specialize in the unique which means of the passage yet don’t speak about its modern program. the data they provide is valuable—but the activity is barely part performed! The NIV software remark sequence is helping deliver either halves of the interpretive activity jointly. This special, award-winning sequence exhibits readers easy methods to deliver an historical message into our postmodern context. It explains not just what the Bible intended but in addition the way it speaks powerfully today.

Show description

Read Online or Download 1 and 2 Chronicles (The NIV Application Commentary) PDF

Best christian reference books

Get Lukan Authorship of Hebrews (New American Commentary Studies PDF

A brand new quantity within the NEW AMERICAN remark stories IN BIBLE AND THEOLOGY sequence, Lukan Authorship of Hebrews explains why Luke is the most probably writer of the publication of Hebrews. The ramifications of this chance are then targeted intensive, together with the best way Hebrews informs the translation of the books of Luke and Acts.

Download e-book for iPad: Gospel of Luke, New Metaphysical Version by Bil Holton at http://themetaphysicalwebsite.com,Cher Holton

A chapter-by-chapter, verse-by-verse metaphysical (spiritual) interpretation of the Gospel of Luke. you could learn it side-by-side with any conventional model, to get a metaphysical or non secular interpretation. excellent for religious study, sessions, own devotion, and meditation.

Download PDF by Todd Bennett: Restoration (Walk in the Light Book 1)

Recovery is the 1st publication within the stroll within the mild sequence. It explores the traditional religion defined within the Jewish and Christian Scriptures. recovery info how either one of these religions went off target from the unique religion via non secular traditions and doctrines. The ebook examines the necessity for recovery and the prophetic implications concerned.

Robert Alter's Ancient Israel: The Former Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel, PDF

Robert Alter’s award-winning translation of the Hebrew Bible maintains with the stirring narrative of Israel’s historical historical past. To learn the books of the previous Prophets during this riveting Robert adjust translation is to find an wonderful amalgam of hair-raising motion and excessive literary fulfillment.

Additional info for 1 and 2 Chronicles (The NIV Application Commentary)

Example text

Download PDF sample

1 and 2 Chronicles (The NIV Application Commentary) by Andrew E. Hill


by Steven
4.5

Rated 4.53 of 5 – based on 21 votes