Jesus on Every Page: 10 Simple Ways to Seek and Find Christ in the Old Testament (Paperback)

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Jesus on Every Page: 10 Simple Ways to Seek and Find Christ in the Old Testament (Paperback)


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Join author and minister David Murray as he introduces you to Jesus through the lens of the Old Testament.

When you think of a son trudging uphill, carrying wood for his own sacrifice because his father has decided to give him up to death, what biblical event does this bring to mind? Is it Abraham and Isaac in Genesis 22, or is it Christ's passion in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John? The kinship between these two stories is deeper than mere coincidence, and the similarities don't end there. In fact, Murray argues that Christ isn't just present in the story of Abraham and Isaac--he's present on every page of the Old Testament.

In Jesus on Every Page, Dr. Murray guides the reader down his own Road to Emmaus, describing how the Scriptures were opened to him, revealing Jesus from Genesis 1 all the way through Revelation 22. Dr. Murray shares his ten simple ways to seek and find Christ in the Old Testament, diving deep into:

  • Christ's planet--discovering Jesus in the story of Creation
  • Christ's people--discovering Jesus in the characters of the Old Testament
  • Christ's promises--discovering Jesus in the covenants of the Old Testament

Recognizing Jesus in the full breadth of scripture is important for every Christian. In this step-by-step guide to discovering Jesus in the Old Testament, Dr. Murray provides a framework that will help you start practicing this wonderful way of enjoying Jesus throughout the Bible.

Whether you are preaching Jesus through Old Testament readings or just beginning to discover the reality of Christ in the Old Testament, Jesus on Every Page is an accessible guide to getting to know the Old Testament for what it truly is: full of Jesus.

Dr. David Murray is Professor of Old Testament and Practical Theology at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary. He was ordained to the ministry in 1995 and pastored two churches in Scotland for 12 years and still preaches most Sundays at various churches in Grand Rapids and around the country. He is an Associate Member of Heritage Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he currently lives with his wife and four children.
Product Details ISBN: 9781400205349
ISBN-10: 1400205344
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Publication Date: August 27th, 2013
Pages: 256
Language: English