Reviews by Stephen Timmons
September 13, 2016  | 12:21 PM   |    Good (4)
One of the best pieces of advice I've ever received - & I think it holds especially true as we endeavor to dive into Christian theology & doctrine - is to "Absorb what's useful...& discard the rest." IMHO - for less than $90, there's a LOT that's useful here! I much prefer for every author to be up front & forthcoming with what they personally believe vs. attempting to disguise their doctrine or dogma by creating the illusion of objectivity. For Bible scholars grounded in their ...
One of the best pieces of advice I've ever received - & I think it holds especially true as we endeavor to dive into Christian theology & doctrine - is to "Absorb what's useful...& discard the rest." IMHO - for less than $90, there's a LOT that's useful here! I much prefer for every author to be up front & forthcoming with what they personally believe vs. attempting to disguise their doctrine or dogma by creating the illusion of objectivity. For Bible scholars grounded in their theological & doctrinal beliefs through unbiased exegesis of God's Word...this really should be a non-issue.

Really...relative to this or ANY other dictionary, commentary, study Bible, theological journal, lexicon, or apparatus...give it a try! "Absorb what's useful & discard the rest!" :)
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