By Marvin J. Newell,Patrick Fung

From Genesis to Revelation, the Bible is a crosscultural publication. Scripture is filled with narratives of God's humans crossing cultures in pursuit of God's project. Biblical texts make clear venture dynamics: Sarah and Hagar functioning in an honor-shame tradition, Moses as a multicultural chief, Ruth as a crosscultural conversion, David and Uriah illustrating energy distance, the queen of Sheba as a global truth-seeker, Daniel as a transnational pupil, Paul in Athens as a version of contextualization, and lots more and plenty more.

Missionary and missions professor Marvin Newell offers a biblical theology of tradition and challenge, mining the depths of Scripture to tease out missiological insights and crosscultural views. not like different such books which are equipped topically, this article is equipped canonically, revealing how the entire of Scripture speaks to modern challenge realities.

Comprehensive in scope, jam-packed with biblical perception and missional services, this ebook is a necessary source for college students and practitioners of crosscultural ministry and mission.

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