Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 3212 kregel.com/academic WHAT THE NEW TESTAMENT AUTHORS REALLY CARED ABOUT A Survey of Their Writings KENNETH BERDING & MATT WILLIAMS, EDITORS 978-0-8254-4384-8 • $32.99 Hardback • 7.5 x 9.25 • 304 pages Biblical Studies / New Testament Kregel Academic Rights: World Now in hardcover, this second edition of What the New Testament Authors Really Cared About has a new cover and layout to corre- spond with the look of the popular companion volume, What the Old Testament Authors Really Cared About. This textbook is more accessible than many New Testament survey texts, with full color and photographs and to-the-point coverage of each New Testament book. Introductory issues (who, when, where, why) are condensed to a one-page snapshot of all the most pertinent information. In addition, more than one hundred applications are highlighted in sidebars to clarify how the New Testament authors might apply their writings to Christians living in the twenty-first century. Kenneth Berding (PhD, Westminster Theological Seminary) is professor of New Testament at Talbot School of Theology in La Mirada, California. His other publications include What Are Spiritual Gifts? Matt Williams (PhD, Trinity International University) is pro- fessor of biblical and theological studies at Talbot School of Theology in La Mirada, California. His other publications include Two Gospels from One. INTERPRETING REVELATION AND OTHER APOCALYPTIC LITERATURE An Exegetical Handbook Handbooks for New Testament Exegesis see page 26 for full series C. MARVIN PATE 978-0-8254-4364-0 • $23.99 Paperback • 6 x 9 • 240 pages Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics Kregel Academic Rights: World Christians live in two overlapping ages: this present age and the age to come. By examining Revelation and other apocalyptic lit- eraturefromtheGospelsandtheOldTestament,itcanbeargued that end-time events and the age to come have already begun. This understanding, however, can present many challenges. How do we explain this blending of the present and future? How do the future resurrection of the body and the return of Christ impact pastoral care and sermon preparation now? C. Marvin Pate provides an accessible guide to the distinc- tive content, form, and function of apocalyptic literature. Key principles of interpretation specific to this genre are presented, as well as steps in communicating the theological messages of apocalyptic passages in the Bible. Pate’s in-depth explanations offer a reliable introduction to this field of literature as well as new insights into the texts. C. Marvin Pate (PhD, Marquette University) is professor of biblical studies at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. His other publications include The Writings of John: A Survey of the Gospel. NEW TESTAMENT NEW RELEASE