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Four Gospels, One Jesus?

Published: 17 June 2005
Category: General

Four Gospels, One Jesus? A Symbolic Reading was released as an SPCK Classic in March 2013. The 3rd edition was released in 2014. In this modern classic Richard Burridge offers an engaging introduction to the New Testament Gospels. Using the ancient visual symbols for the Gospels – human face, lion, ox, and eagle – Burridge presents

Four Ministries, One Jesus

Published: 16 November 2017
Category: General

Four Ministries, One Jesus: Exploring Your Vocation With The Four Gospels was released by SPCK in November 2017. Combining the skills of a leading biblical scholar with the wisdom derived from years of pastoral experience in guiding vocation and ordination training, Richard Burridge invites the reader to consider four key aspects of Christian ministry, as depicted

Jesus Now and Then

Published: 1 April 2004
Category: General

Jesus Now and Then, co-authored by Richard Burridge and Graham Gould, engagingly traces the changing images of Jesus in scholarship and popular culture from the time of the early church to the present day. Who did Jesus think he was? Did the early church take a man and make him into God? Was Christianity actually

Faith Odyssey: A Journey Through Life

Published: 1 July 2003
Category: General

Faith Odyssey is a Bible study unlike any other written. Richard Burridge invites readers to explore the journey of faith through fifty short devotional readings that combine Scripture with stories from science fiction and popular culture. For each day, passages from the Bible are placed alongside stories drawn from literature, television, and film —– from

Faith Odyssey: A Journey Through Lent

Published: 17 November 2000
Category: General

Faith Odyssey is a Lent book like none ever written. Richard Burridge here invites readers to journey through the season of Lent with devotional readings that combine Scripture with stories from science fiction and popular culture. For each day, beginning with Ash Wednesday, passages from the Bible are placed alongside stories drawn from literature, television,

John: The People’s Bible Commentary

Published: 23 October 1998
Category: General

John: The People’s Bible Commentary was first published by the Bible Reading Fellowship in 1998. John was highly influential both in the preparation for (and during) the 2008 Lambeth Conference, which was attended by over 800 bishops from across the Anglican Communion. A new edition of the commentary was issued specifically for the conference and

Confronting Religious Violence

Published: 28 September 2018
Category: Academic

Sunni and Shia in Iran, Iraq, or Syria. Protestants and Catholics in Northern Ireland. Afrikaners and black churches in South Africa. The rising tide of anti-Semitism and Islamophobia across Europe. Israelis and Palestinians in the Holy Land. The fear of immigrants and those who are different. The surge of nationalism. Violence, religious violence, violence done

What are the Gospels?

Published: 28 October 2018
Category: Academic

What Are the Gospels? argued that the four Gospels are biographies, and inaugurated a transformation in Gospel studies by overturning the previous consensus.

Imitating Jesus

Published: 22 October 2007
Category: Academic

Imitating Jesus: An Inclusive Approach to New Testament Ethics was shortlisted for the Michael Ramsey Prize for theological writing in 2009. The prize was inaugurated by Dr Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury, to encourage the most promising theological writing and to identify it for a wider Christian readership.