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REVIEWS:

Different By Design: God’s Blueprint for Men and Women by Carrie Sandom is reviewed by Priya Samuel.

A Shot of Faith (to the Head): Be a Confident Believer in an Age of Cranky Atheists by Mitch Stokes is reviewed by James Anderson at TGC Reviews.

The Language of Science and Faith by Karl W. Giberson and Francis Collins is reviewed by Alvin Plantinga at Books & Culture.

A Week in the Life of Corinth by Ben Witherington is reviewed by Matt O’Reilly.

Gospel-Centered Hermeneutics: Foundations and Principles of Evangelical Biblical Interpretation by Graeme Goldsworthy is reviewed by Nick Norelli.

The Roots of the Reformation by G.R. Evans is reviewed by Carl Trueman.

The Invisible Hand of God by R.C. Sproul is reviewed by Aaron Armstrong.

The Work of Christ by R.C. Sproul is reviewed by Tim Challies.

Theology Remixed by Adam English is reviewed by Mark Tubbs.

These Last Days: A Christian View of History is reviewed by Starr Meade.

The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness by Tim Keller is reviewed by Dave Jenkins.

INTERVIEWS:

Reformed Forum interviews Carl Trueman about his new book Fools Rush in Where Monkey’s Fear to Tread: Taking Aim at Everyone.

Credo Mag interviews separately Stephen Wellum and Peter Gentry about their forthcoming book Kingdom Through Covenant: A Biblical-Theological Understanding of the Covenants.

Carl Trueman interviews J.I. Packer.

AUTHOR HIGHLIGHTS:

Dan Wallace discusses the discovery of some 1st & 2nd century manuscripts of the New Testament.

Peter Enns offers some initial thoughts on the newly published Do Historical Matters Matter to Faith?: A Critical Appraisal of Modern and Postmodern Approaches to Scripture.

James Hamilton responds to Andreas Kostenbergers remarks in the most recent JETS issue about his book God’s Glory in Salvation through Judgment.

9 Things You Can Do While You Wait for the Ministry adapted from Dave Harvey’s new book Am I Called?: The Summon to Pastoral Ministry.

Duane Litfin, author of Word Versus Deed, discusses Why You Can’t Preach the Gospel with Deeds.

9 Possible Meanings for the Pastoral Requirement of Being Able to Teach from Thabiti Anyabwile’s book Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons.

BOOKS & RESOURCES TO NOTE:

Freed Zaspel, author of Warfield on the Christian Life, discusses Warfield, Inspiration and John Wenham’s book Christ and the Bible.

Justin Buzzard has a short video about his forthcoming book Date Your Wife.

Andy Naselli highlights some of Think Biblically! by John MacArthur.

Crossway highlights 10 Helpful Books for Church Leaders.

Aaron Armstrong highlights a great section from Doug Wilson’s book Wordsmithy: Hot Tips for the Writing Life.

Andy Naselli highlights A Brief History of Old Testament Criticism a book in honor of Michael P.V. Barrett.

…….And Just Because it Interests Me:

Andy Neselli on Falsifying Views on the Extent of the Atonement.

Marc Cortez on the relationship between philosophy and theology.

Adrian Warnock on Six Things Christians and Muslims disagree about over Jesus.

Michael McKinley on What A Ministers Library Should Look Like.

James Hamilton discusses Inner-Biblical Illusions.