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The feasts of repentance : from Luke-Acts to systematic and pastoral theology

Author: Michael Ovey
Publisher: London : Apollos ; Downers Grove, IL : IVP Academic, 2019. ©2019
Series: New studies in biblical theology (InterVarsity Press), 49.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In gospel proclamation today, the critical New Testament element of repentance can be far too often ignored, minimalized or dismissed. Yet John the Baptist, Jesus himself and those he commissioned to spread his gospel all spoke of the urgent need to repent. Michael Ovey was convinced that a gospel without repentence quickly distorts our view of God, ourselves and each other by undermining grace and ultimately  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Ovey, Michael J.
The feasts of repentance: from Luke-Acts to systematic and pastoral theology.
London : Apollos ; Downers Grove, IL : IVP Academic, 2019.
(OCoLC) 1078552032
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ovey
ISBN: 9780830850846 0830850848 9781783598977 1783598972
OCLC Number: 1111563063
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 176 pages)
Contents: Repentence: formality, necessity or optional extra? --
Repentants, unrepentants and feasts --
Repentance: for Jew and Gentile --
Repentance: identity and idolatry --
Repentance: faith and salvation --
Repentance: forgiveness and the people of God.
Series Title: New studies in biblical theology (InterVarsity Press), 49.
Responsibility: Michael J. Ovey.

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