The Atonement
IVP Academic
Introductory

The Atonement

Its Meaning and Significance

by Leon L. Morris

The Atonement
paperback
  • Length: 219 pages
  • Published: April 06, 1984
  •  In stock
  • ISBN: 978-0-87784-826-4
  • Item Code: 0826
  • Case Quantity: 48

Why is the cross the crux of Christianity? What are the meaning and significance of the atomement? The Bible uses a host of terms to illuminate the answers to these questions: covenant, sacrifice, the Day of Atonement, Passover, redemption, reconciliation, propitiation, justification. In plain English Leon Morris explains each of these words, thus opening up for students, pastors and teachers the fuller biblical dimension of God's great salvation.

CONTENTS

Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction
1. Covenant
2. Sacrifice
3. The Day of Atonement
4. The Passover
5. Redemption
6. Reconciliation
7. Propitiation
8. Justification

Epilogue

Index of biblical references

General index

More
Leon L. Morris

Leon Morris (1914-2006), one of the leading evangelical New Testament scholars of the twentieth century, served as principal of Ridley College in Melbourne, Australia. He was the author of more than forty works, including The Apostolic Preaching of the Cross, The Atonement, and comprehensive scholarly studies on Matthew, Luke, John, and Romans. He was the general editor of the Tyndale New Testament Commentaries and wrote the volumes in that series on Luke, 1 Corinthians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians, and Revelation.

BY Leon L. Morris

Recommendations For You

Purchased With