Item description for Concise Bible Doctrines (AMG Concise) by Elmer Towns...
Overview 6 x 9 inches Trade Hardbound
Concise Bible Doctrines is written for the average Christian?the contemporary Bible student?not the theologian. Trying to simplify sophisticated and complicated doctrines, Dr. Towns takes the hard to comprehend and makes it readily understandable for the average layman. Finally, the doctrines are presented in a very practical way?not dry?but easy to apply to everyday life.
"Concise Bible Doctrines "is written for the average Christian--the contemporary Bible student--not the theologian.
Individuals, families, and churches grow when they're grounded in solid biblical doctrine. All the Christian doctrines are listed conveniently in the table of contents. Doctrines that have been debated for centuries, such as the trinity, the personality of man, and more are discussed, as well as current issues such as the work of angels, Satan, and demons, as well as the signs of the times. This is an engaging read for anyone interested in what the Bible has to say about what truly affects our lives
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Studio: AMG Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.3" Width: 6.3" Height: 1.13" Weight: 1.6 lbs.
Release Date Jul 5, 2006
Publisher AMG Publishers
Series AMG Concise
ISBN 0899576958 ISBN13 9780899576954
Availability 0 units.
More About Elmer Towns
Dr. Elmer Towns is a college and seminary professor, an author of popular and scholarly works (the editor of two encyclopedias), a popular seminar lecturer, and dedicated worker in Sunday school, and has developed over 20 resource packets for leadership education. He began teaching at Midwest Bible College, St. Louis, Missouri, for three years and was not satisfied with his textbooks so he began writing his own (he has published over 100 books listed in the Library of Congress, 7 listed in the Christian Booksellers Best Selling List; several becoming accepted as college textbooks. He is also the 1995 recipient of the coveted Gold Medallion Award awarded by the Christian Booksellers Association for writing the Book of the Year, i.e., The Names of the Holy Spirit. He was President of Winnipeg Bible College for five years, leading it to receive American Accreditation and Provincial authority to offer degrees (1960-1965). He taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, in greater Chicago, Illinois, in the field of Religious Education and Evangelism (1965-1971). He is co-founder of Liberty University, with Jerry Falwell, in 1971, and was the only full-time teacher in the first year of Liberty's existence. Today, the University has over 11,400 students on campus with 39,000 in the Distance Learning Program (now Liberty University Online), and he is the Dean of the School of Religion. Dr. Towns has given theological lectures and taught intensive seminars at over 50 theological seminaries in America and abroad. He holds visiting professorship rank in five seminaries. He has written over 2,000 reference and/or popular articles and received six honorary doctoral degrees. Four doctoral dissertations have analyzed his contribution to religious education and evangelism. His personal education includes a B.S. from Northwestern College in Minneapolis, Minnesota, a M.A. from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary also in Dallas, a MRE from Garrett Theological Seminary in Evanston, IL, and a D.Min. from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA.
Elmer Towns currently resides in Lynchburg.
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