Is Jesus Truly God?: How the Bible Teaches the Divinity of Christ

By Gregory R. Lanier

Is Jesus Truly God?

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Is Jesus Truly God?: How the Bible Teaches the Divinity of Christ

By Gregory R. Lanier

The question of Jesus’s divinity has been at the epicenter of theological discussion since the early church. At the Council of Nicea in AD 325, the church fathers affirmed that Jesus the Son of God is “true God from true God.” Today, creeds such as this are professed in churches across the world, and yet there remains confusion as to who Jesus is. To some, Jesus is a radical prophet—nothing more than a footnote in history. To others, Jesus is the only Son of God, fully God and fully man—the author of history entering history.

Is Jesus Truly God? is an accessible resource, bridging the gap between the pulpit and the pew as it traces the rich roots of creedal Christology through the Scriptures, strengthening the reader’s understanding of Jesus as fully God and fully man.


Author:

Gregory R. Lanier (PhD, University of Cambridge) is associate professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florida. He also serves as associate pastor of River Oaks Church (PCA). He has published multiple books and scholarly articles on early Christology, the Gospels, the Septuagint, and other topics. He currently resides in Orlando with his wife, Kate, and their three daughters.

Specifications

Format: Paperback
Case Quantity: 10
Page Count: 144
ISBN-10: 1-4335-6840-3
ISBN-13: 978-1-4335-6840-4
Size: 5.25” x 8.0”
Weight: 7.0 ounces
Published: August 11, 2020

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
Introduction

1. Preexistence
An Eternally Alive Son

2. God the Son
A Unique Father-Son Relation

3. Christ the Kyrios
Reading the Old Testament Afresh

4. Maranatha
Early Worship of Christ

5. Three Persons
Trinitarian Relations in Full Color

6. My Lord and My God
Calling Jesus Theos

Conclusion
Selected Bibliography
General Index
Scripture Index