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MA508: Integrative Seminar IV: Proclamation


Course Text(s)

  • Beale, G.K. and D.A. Carson, eds. Commentary on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007.
  • Chapell, Bryan. Christ-Centered Preaching: Redeeming the Expository Sermon. Second Edition. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007.
  • Dever, Mark and Paul Alexander. How to Build a Healthy Church: A Practical Guide for Deliberate Leadership. Wheaton: Crossway, 2021.
  • Goldsworthy, Graeme. According to Plan: The Unfolding Revelation of God in the Bible. Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 1991.
  • Helm, David. Expositional Preaching: How We Speak God’s Word Today. Wheaton: Crossway, 2014.
  • Keller, Timothy. Preaching: Communicating Faith in an Age of Skepticism. New York: Viking, 2015.
  • Long, Thomas G. Preaching and the Literary Forms of the Bible. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1989.
  • Merida, Tony. The Christ-Centered Expositor. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2016.
  • Packer, J.I. Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God. Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 2008.

Course Article(s)

  • “The Chicago Statement on Inerrancy”., Accessed on 3 August 2016.
  • Carson, D.A. Collected Writings on Scripture. Wheaton: Crossway, 2010. Please read Chapter 1, “Approaching the Bible”, 19-54.
  • Clowney, Edmund P.  Preaching Christ in All of Scripture. Wheaton: Crossway, 2003. Please read Chapter 1, “Christ in All of Scripture”, 11-44, and Chapter 2, “Preparing a Sermon That Presents Christ”, 45-58.
  • Dever, Mark. Nine Marks of a Healthy Church, Fourth Edition. Wheaton: Crossway, 2021. Please read
  • “Introduction”, 27-39, and Chapter 1, “Expositional Preaching”, 41-64.
  • Koessler, John. Folly, Grace, and Power. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2011. Please read Chapter 4, “Preaching and Authority”, 55-65, and Chapter 10, “The End of Preaching”, 129-139.
  • Mohler Jr., Albert R. “Biblical Theology and the Sexuality Crisis”., Accessed on 4 August 2016.
  • Robinson, Haddon W. Biblical Preaching: The Development and Delivery of Expository Messages. Second Edition. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. Please read Chapter 2, “What’s the Big Idea?”, 33-50, and Chapter 6, “The Shape Sermons Take”, 115-138.
  • Ryken, Philip Graham, Derek W.H. Thomas, and J. Ligon Duncan III. Give Praise to God. Phillipsburg: P&R Publishing, 2003. Please read Chapter 6, R. Albert Mohler Jr., “Expository Preaching: Center of Christian Worship”,  107-121.

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