A Catholic Introduction to the BibleA Catholic Introduction to the Bible
by Brant Pitre, John Bergsma
Although many Catholics are familiar with the four Gospels and other writings of the New Testament, for most, reading the Old Testament is like walking into a foreign land. Who wrote these forty-six books? When were they written? Why were they written? What are we to make of their laws, stories, histories, and prophecies? Should the Old Testament b ...
Number of pages: 1060 | Publication Date: 2018-09-15 | ISBN-13: 9781586177225

Bible Basics for CatholicsBible Basics for Catholics
John Bergsma
John Bergsma's popular Bible Basics for Catholics, which has sold more than 60,000 copies, offers readers an accessible vision of salvation history as it unfolds in the Bible, showing how the Bible points us to the saving life and work of Jesus. This new edition includes an additional chapter on covenant fulfillment in the Book of Revelation.John B ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2015-10-02 | ISBN-13: 9781594713477

New Testament Basics for CatholicsNew Testament Basics for Catholics
John Bergsma
Award-winning author and theology professor John Bergsma follows up his popular Bible Basics for Catholics—which has sold more than 60,000 copies—with a more in-depth look at the New Testament. Using simple illustrations and the same clear, conversational style that characterized his earlier book, Bergsma introduces four of the most important w ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2015-10-02 | ISBN-13: 9781594715822

Jesus and the Dead Sea ScrollsJesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls
John Bergsma
John Bergsma presents a major new work on the Dead Sea Scrolls by showing how the mysterious ancient writings reveal more fully the Jewish roots of Christianity.  From award-winning scholar John Bergsma comes an illuminating book that reveals new insights on the Essenes, a radical Jewish community predating Christianity, whose existence, beliefs, ...
Number of pages: 272 | Publication Date: 2019-09-10 | ISBN-13: 9781984823120

Stunned by ScriptureStunned by Scripture
Dr. John S. Bergsma Ph.D.
The Pope, devotion to Mary, confession ... just where are these topics in the Bible? Why does the Catholic Church seem to focus on so many things that aren't Scriptural?Or so thought former Protestant pastor John Bergsma.Stunned by Scripture: How the Bible Made Me Catholic is an engaging examination of the things Dr. Bergsma once considered obstacl ...
Number of pages: 144 | Publication Date: 2018-02-06 | ISBN-13: 9781612783932

Yes, There Is a God. . . and Other Answers to Life's Big QuestionsYes, There Is a God. . . and Other Answers to Life's Big Questions
John Bergsma
How many times have you wanted to convey to someone the joy and excitement of the basic gospel messagebut stumbled in the process? Here is a book that explains the kerygmathe proclamation of the gospelin a simple way. Dr. Bergsma, a professor at Franciscan University and noted biblical scholar, uses both words and illustrations to tell the story of ...
Number of pages: 176 | Publication Date: 2017-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9781593253103

Psalm Basics for CatholicsPsalm Basics for Catholics
John Bergsma
In his third back-to-basics look at the Bible, popular theology professor and bestselling Catholic author and speaker John Bergsma highlights the presence of Jesus in the psalms and helps us understand their meaning in light of the story of salvation. Bergsma employs the same conversational style and simple illustrations found in Bible Basics for C ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2018-03-16 | ISBN-13: 9781594717932

Paul, a New Covenant JewPaul, a New Covenant Jew
by Brant Pitre, Michael P. Barber, John A. Kincaid
After the landmark work of E. P. Sanders, the task of rightly accounting for Paul's relationship to Judaism has dominated the last forty years of Pauline scholarship. Pitre, Barber, and Kincaid argue that Paul is best viewed as a new covenant Jew, a designation that allows the apostle to be fully Jewish, yet in a manner centered on the person and w ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2019-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9780802873767

Jesus and the Jewish Roots of MaryJesus and the Jewish Roots of Mary
Brant James Pitre
“Brant Pitre is one of the most compelling theological writers on the scene today.” –Bishop Robert Barron   Bestselling author of Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist casts new light on the Virgin Mary, illuminating her role in the Old and New Testaments.   Are Catholic teachings on Mary really biblical? Or are they the "traditions o ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2018-10-30 | ISBN-13: 9780525572732

The Fourth CupThe Fourth Cup
Scott Hahn
From the bestselling author of The Lamb's Supper comes an illuminating work on the Catholic Eucharist and its link to the Jewish Passover meal.   “Read this book. And don’t just read it. Pray about it. Reflect on it. And share it with others.”—Brant Pitre, author of The Case for Jesus In this brilliant book—part memoir, part detective ...
Number of pages: 192 | Publication Date: 2018-02-20 | ISBN-13: 9781524758790

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