An enlarged print edition of Acts for Everyone, Part 2.
A renowned Bible scholar opens up the message and meaning of the book of Acts for today's readers.
The book of Acts comes alive in N. T. Wright's updated, reader-friendly translation and insightful commentary. He guides the reader through the world of the New Testament, explaining the ideas and events that shaped the writer's account of the early church. Breaking down Acts into brief, easy-to-study segments, Wright shows how the experiences of the first generation of Christians speak powerfully to the spiritual longings of contemporary readers. New Christians and longtime followers of Jesus alike will find inspiration and practical wisdom for their journey within these pages. This expanded edition contains Wright's updated translation of the biblical text, a new introduction, and a study guide designed for use in Bible study classes and individual reflection. Helpful summaries and insightful questions assist group leaders, study participants, and solo learners to encounter chapters 13 through 28 of the book of Acts in exciting and enriching new ways.