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

The Decline of Progress and the Prospects for Christian Hope (Bauckham, 1999)

The vocation of Christians is ‘to bear the witness of Jesus’ (Rev. 12:17; 19:10), i.e. the witness Jesus himself, ‘the
faithful witness’ (1:5; 3:14), bore to God and God’s rule in his life and death. Witness in the face of the Roman imperial idolatry meant faithful witness in suffering and as far as death if necessary.

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