Item description for Sermon on the Mount, The: Matthew 5-7 (Expositional Commentary) by James Montgomery Boice...
Overview A commentary on the Sermon on the Mount, carefully and practically demonstrating the way of life taught by Jesus.
Publishers Description Jesus's Sermon on the Mount shows us the absolute necessity of the new birth and a regenerated heart. It points us to Jesus himself. And it indicates the way to blessing for Christians--how we can please our heavenly Father. In this unique addition to his popular commentary series, James Montgomery Boice provides an in-depth look into the Sermon on the Mount found in Matthew 5 - 7. He explains the meaning of the text verse by verse and relates its concerns to today's world, the church, and the realities of the Christian life. Boice's clear, practical writing makes this a helpful commentary for a wide range of readers--from serious Bible students to interested laypersona--and helps you understand and apply the truths found in Jesus' teaching. It covers such topics as: The Secret of Happiness How to Rejoice in Persecutions When You Are Angry Divorce and Remarriage How to Pray The Names of God How to Defeat Temptation Fasting Spiritual Discernment
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Studio: Baker Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.09" Width: 6.07" Height: 0.73" Weight: 0.89 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2006
Publisher Baker Publishing Group
Series Expositional Commentary
ISBN 0801066476 ISBN13 9780801066474
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More About James Montgomery Boice
James Montgomery Boice, Th.D. (July 7, 1938 – June 15, 2000) was a Reformed theologian, Bible teacher, and pastor of Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia from 1968 until his death. He is heard on The Bible Study Hour radio broadcast and was a well-known author and speaker in evangelical and Reformed circles. He also served as Chairman of the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy for over ten years and was a founding member of the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals.
Boice received a diploma from The Stony Brook School (1956), an A.B. from Harvard University (1960), a B.D. from Princeton Theological Seminary (1963), a Th.D from the University of Basel in Switzerland (1966), and a D.D., (honorary) from the Theological Seminary of the Reformed Episcopal Church (1982).
He died on June 15, 2000.
James Montgomery Boice lived in Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania. James Montgomery Boice was born in 1938 and died in 2000.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Sermon on the Mount, The: Matthew 5-7 (Expositional Commentary)?
One of a number of good books on the subject Mar 15, 2008
We have several books on the subject of the Sermon on the Mount, and we wish to get several opinions on the subject. This is one of them.
Remarkable for "Regular" People Jun 26, 2007
Most expositional commentaries are written with a specialized audience in mind -- like pastors, divinity students, and other "professional" religious people. Boice's commentary on Sermon on the Mount, though, is delightfully accessible. Anyone can enjoy it -- even "regular" people (i.e., without religious credentials). As a lay person, I found the book approachable, understandable, and delightfully engaging. It was also a great read -- easy to follow, and even entertaining. (Boice's many references to secular and personal experience were illuminating, refreshing, and effective.) I learned a lot about this important section of the Bible, and enjoyed every insight. Highly recommended -- for a very broad audience.