Discerning the Dawn: History, Eschatology and New Creation: Gifford Lectures 2018 (NT Wright, 2018)

Lecture One - The Fallen Shrine: Lisbon 1755 and the Triumph of Epicureanism

Lecture Two - The Questioned Book: Critical Scholarship and the Gospels

Lecture Three - The Shifting Sand: The Meanings of 'History'

Lecture Four - The End of the World? Eschatology and Apocalyptic in Historical Perspective

Lecture Five - The Stone the Builders Rejected: Jesus, the Temple and the Kingdom

Lecture Six - A New Creation: Resurrection and Epistemology

Lecture 7 - Broken Signposts? New Answers for the Right Questions


Lecture 8 - The Waiting Chalice: Natural Theology and the Missio Dei

Funeral Meditation: He Read the Book (Hunsinger, 2008)

In my last conversation with Peter, a few days before he died, he stressed that resurrection hope — the hope by which he himself had learned to live — was a hope for this life and not just for the next. He wanted the first Question from the Heidelberg Catechism to be included in his Memorial Service. We will recite it in a moment. “Tell them it’s not just a hope about death,” Peter instructed me. “Tell them it’s a hope about life. Tell them it’s our only comfort in life and in death, in life and not just in death.” Those were, in effect, his last words.

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