• ‘The Lost Message of Paul’ – a synopsis

    Chalke, Steve. The Lost Message of Paul (2019).  SPCK. Kindle Edition. Although ...

  • Biblical Foundations of Penal Substitution 7 – Galatians

    Galatians 3:10-13 The image of the crucifixion at 'hanging on a tree' in Acts ...

  • Blomberg on Wright on justification

    I've been posting, off and on, on Tom Wright's Justification: God’s Plan ...

  • Fault-lines in Evangelicalism

    We have been witnessing a number of important trends within evangelicalism. ...

  • Judgment according to works

    Recent re-thinking about the doctrine of justification throws up a related ...

  • Justification according to Tom Wright

    I summarise and comment on Tom Wright's new book, Justification:  God's plan ...

  • Justification in Luke’s Gospel

    A foundational assumption of those who adopt some version of the 'New Perspective ...

  • Piper on Wright on justification

    I've just made a start on John Piper's important book on N.T. Wright's teaching ...

  • Rom 3:22; Gal 2:16 – faith in, or faithfulness of Christ?

    The issue Scholars (e.g. Leon Morris, Dictionary of Paul and his Letters) tell ...

  • The New Perspective on Paul

    Here we go again: the New Perspective on Paul. In the words of one writer, ...

  • Tom Wright’s forthcoming book on justification

    I see that Tom (aka N.T.) Wright is about to publish a book-length response ...

  • Tom Wright’s new book on justification

    It didn't take Bishop Tom Wright very long to get another book out.  But then, ...

  • What is ‘covenantal nomism’?

    In the light of various posts on the 'New Perspective on Paul', I thought I'd ...

  • What St Paul really said about justification

    Before doing anything more with John Piper's critique of N.T. [...]

  • Why preachers cannot ignore the New Perspective on Paul

    To talk of a ‘New Perspective on Paul’ (NPP) is to imply that there is ...