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by John R. W. Stott

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Author: John R. W. Stott
ISBN: 0006256295
Language: English
Pages: 160 pages
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services; First Edition edition (February 26, 1979)
Rating: 4.4
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As I read it, my mind was challenged, my heart was warmed, my faith was strengthened, and my focus was sharpened on the cross. John Stott does an excellent work in this great book on the Cross. He covers in depth the atonement - substitution - death of Jesus.

As I read it, my mind was challenged, my heart was warmed, my faith was strengthened, and my focus was sharpened on the cross. Praise God for just giving us Jesus with nail prints in his hands and feet!" (Anne Graham Lotz, author of Just Give Me Jesus). This book is a classic on this topic.

In this book, John Stott draws our attention to how the New Testament speaks of Jesus Christ. He examines the prepositions used to help us understand more deeply, our position in relation to the Son of God. We are to live in Christ, through Christ, on Christ, with Christ, under Christ, for Christ, and like Christ - and this book will help you become truly Christ-centred.

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The classic book by John Stott on that supreme part of the Christian faith: the cross of Christ. The whole of Christian theology is encapsulated in that epigram. John R. W. Stott, The Cross of Christ (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Books, 2006), 331. The Cross of Christ by John RW Stott. 1 March 2015 ·. Fourth, the present result of Jesus’ death is grace and peace. Grace is his free and unmerited favor, and peace is the reconciliation with him and with each other that grace has achieved. The life of the age to come is a life of grace and peace.

Knowledge is indispensable to Christian life and service," writes John Stott. If we do not use the mind which God has given us, we condemn ourselves to spiritual superficiality.

New Testament texts are interpreted without unduly goin. Knowledge is indispensable to Christian life and service," writes John Stott. While Christians have had a long heritage of rigorous scholarship and care. The Message of Acts: The Spirit, the Church, and the World.

With compelling honesty John Stott confronts this generation with the centrality of the cross in God's redemption of the . At the cross Stott finds the majesty and love of God disclosed, the sin and bondage of the world exposed.

With compelling honesty John Stott confronts this generation with the centrality of the cross in God's redemption of the world - a world now haunted by the memories of Auschwitz, the pain of oppression and the specter of nuclear war. Can we see triumph in tragedy, victory in shame? Why should an object of Roman distaste and Jewish disgust be the emblem of our worship and the axiom of our faith? And what does it mean for us today. More than a study of the atonement, this book brings Scripture into living dialogue with Christian theology and the twentieth century.

John R. Stott served as Chaplain to the Queen of England and was named by TIME magazine (1995) as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. His influence was described in The Independent as 'colossal'. This friend of Billy Graham became homeless in central London, to find out what it was like to sleep rough.