b'The Jesus of the GospelsAn IntroductionAndreas J. KstenbergerA reader-friendly guide to the life and teachings of the Jesus of the GospelsT he Jesus of the Gospels brings together the best elements of a survey of the Gospels and a commentary on the Gospels to help readers know Jesus and understand the good news. Drawing on decades of experience teaching and writing on the Gospels, AndreasKstenbergerpresentsaholisticportraitofJesusby leading readers through an in-depth study of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John.Each chapter explores one gospel account, beginning with a short introduction that highlights the gospels individual distinc-tives, followed by an outline of the book. Kstenberger breaks each gospel into short sections, explaining the meaning and how it elucidates Jesus and His mission. Numerous sidebars, maps, and diagrams highlight supplemental information, and regular Recap sections summarize key points. For those interested in further study, footnotes point to useful resources. In addition to helping readers follow the story line and theology of each gospel, Kstenbergeralsoemphasizespracticalapplication,showing readers how to apply what theyre learning to their lives.Ideal for those who are new to the study of the Gospels, and for instructors looking for an accessible introduction based on solid scholarship, The Jesus of the Gospels offers readers and students the riches of the Gospels and a deeper knowledge of Jesus and the good news.Andreas J. Kstenberger is research professor of New Testament andbiblicaltheologyanddirectoroftheCenterforBiblical Studies at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also the founder of Biblical Foundations, an organization devoted to encouraging a return to biblical foundations in the home, the church, and society.RELATED TITLESUNIQUE SELLING POINTS Based on years of analysis and study by a978-0-8254-4536-1$34.99highly acclaimed expert on the Gospels Durable Paperback7.5 x 9.25432 pages A holistic, unprecedentedly integrated por- Biblical Studies / New Testament /trait of Jesus that interweaves the uniqueJesus, the Gospels & Actsstyle and details of each Gospel writer Kregel AcademicRights: WorldMarch 31, 2020 Easily accessible and richly documented Understanding theJesus the Messiah with a wealth of supplemental materials toISBN 978-0-8254-4536-1Gospels 978-0-8254-2109-9$38.99 facilitate any depth of instruction978-0-8254-4416-6$19.999 780825 44536120 www.kregel.com'