F. F. Bruce examines seventy of the hard sayings of Jesus to clear away the cultural and historical difficulties which keep us from grappling with. Like his original hearers many people today find Jesus’ sayings hard. Some sayings are hard because they are difficult to understand, others because the. The Hard Sayings of Jesus. Front Cover. F. F. Bruce. Hodder & Stoughton, – Jesus Christ – Teachings – Expositions – pages.
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The writer doesn’t spoon feed the answers to the hard questions, but leads you to consider context, other passages, and the overarching message of grace God’s love for us as we seek to understand difficult passages. Why would Jesus who taught peace and non-violence contradict himself and do such f.f.brruce thing? Many of those who listened to Jesus during His earthly ministry and those who read His words in the Gospels today find many of His teachings hard to understand and difficult to live by.
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Bruce examines seventy of the hard sayings of Jesus to clear away the cultural and historical difficulties which keep us from grappling with the real challenge of Jesus’ message. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I can’t imagine studying the gospels without this book. Many people in Jesus’ day found certain statements of his to be confusing or challenging. Apr 08, Ian Rees rated it liked it Shelves: Bruce No preview available – As a part of my ministry serving amongst the Roma people of Albania, I will be conducting Bible studies to non-believers as a tool for evangelism.
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Zheluo Cai rated it really liked it Feb 12, Whether you are new to the faith or have been a Christian your whole life, Hard Sayings of Jesus will clear up the confusion around difficult or controversial statements that Jesus made during his earthly mission. This book is no exception; however, what it encompasses in breadth it lacks in depth. About the Author F.
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