After You Believe: Announcement

Beginning next week, I will begin a series on Tom Wright’s new book, After You Believe: Why Christian Character Matters
, and hope you can get the book and read along with us. This book is about Christian virtue and why it matters.

About Scot McKnight

Scot McKnight is a recognized authority on the New Testament, early Christianity, and the historical Jesus. McKnight, author of more than forty books, is the Professor of New Testament at Northern Seminary in Lombard, IL.

  • Aaron

    Sweet – I’m excited!

  • RJS

    Does this book develop his ideas of Christian virtue?

  • Stephen Mook

    RJS,
    It devolps his ideas through how he sees Christian virtue being taught throughout the New Testament.

  • Scot McKnight

    RJS, yes.

  • RJS

    He had a lecture or so on this last winter – one in Feb 2009 at Fuller in particular that I found very good and thought provoking. It was available as an mp3 – but now seems to be available only through iTunesU – great stuff. (NT Wright page toward the bottom: Fuller Theological Seminary, February 2009: Learning the Language of Life: New Creation, and Christian Virtue (iTunes)
    Looks like I am going to have to get the book.

  • Clay Knick

    Bought my copy yesterday at Borders with a gift card my wife gave me. Looking forward to this, Scot.

  • http://mondokblog.blogspot.com bryonm

    Got mine. I’ll be reading along. Are you working from a schedule?

  • http://inchristus.wordpress.com Paul

    It’s in the mail from Amazon. Should arrive in the next day or so and I will likely begin a series as well. Would love to see some discussion on the intersection between spiritual disciplines and the development of Christian virtue, as I see a considerable gap between them. Clearly the former should give rise to the gradual increase of the latter.

  • http://communityofjesus.wordpress.com/ Ted M. Gossard

    Looks wonderful. Can’t wait to read it myself!

  • Bob Robinson

    vanguardchurch.blogspot.com
    I’ve been reading his devotional book, Reflecting the Glory: Meditations for Living Christ’s Life. Wonderful stuff!

  • JoanieD

    I pre-ordered the book from Amazon, so I should have it soon. I LOVE Bishop Wright!

  • http://www.jesustheradicalpastor.com John W Frye

    Scot,
    I saw this N.T. Wright book at “The Bookstore” (Eerdmans) here in G.R. and was intrigued by the introduction. This should be a very stimulating series of posts.


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