The New Testament You Never Knew Study Guide

Exploring the Context, Purpose, and Meaning of the Story of God

by N. T. Wright, Michael F. Bird

On Sale: 2019-02-05

Price: $7.99

Book Summary

In this 8-session video study, leading New Testament scholars, N.T. Wright and Michael Bird, hope to take you on a tour of the New Testament Story. They will look at who Jesus is, the real meaning of his death and resurrection, and examine the debates and setbacks that they had along the way.

About the Book

Do you know the real story behind the New Testament?

We all share a fascination for discovering ‘the rest of the story.’ We enjoy learning the behind-the-scenes facts about seemingly familiar events. In this eight-session video Bible study (DVD/video download sold separately), well-known Bible scholars N.T. Wright and Michael F. Bird team up to take you on a tour of the story behind the explosive story of the New Testament.

You will discover things you never knew about Jesus’ baptism and journey into the wilderness, the meaning behind his parables and miracles, the significance of his death and resurrection, the incredible expansion of the early church into the Greco-Roman world, and how the transforming mission of Jesus can still turn the world upside down today.

Through reading the New Testament we continually discover that God indeed keeps his promises, but those promises don’t always look like what people expected. Especially when it comes to Jesus. So, come join the journey with N.T. Wright and Michael Bird and they will help you understand the New Testament you never knew.

The study guide includes teaching notes, discussion questions, Bible exploration, personal study and reflection materials, as well as interesting facts about the New Testament.

Sessions include:

  1. The Books of the New Testament
  2. The World of Jesus and the Apostles
  3. The Life and Death of Jesus
  4. The Resurrection of Jesus
  5. The Ministry of the Apostle Paul
  6. The Early Christians and the Church
  7. The Mission of the Church
  8. The Creation of the New Testament

Designed for use with The New Testament You Never Knew Video Study (9780310085287), sold separately.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780310085270
  • ISBN 10: 0310085276
  • Imprint: Zondervan
  • On Sale: 2019-02-05
  • Pages: 160
  • List Price: $7.99
  • Publisher: Zondervan
  • Publication Date: 2019-02-05
  • Category 1 : RELIGION / Biblical Studies / New Testament