Earlier this year I named J. Todd Billings’ book Union with Christ: Reframing Theology and Ministry for the Church as one of my books of the year. Christianity Today also recognized the book, giving it an “award of merit” in the theology/ethics category. I have noted that Billings’ work is most significant for its “push-back” [...]
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‘Tis the season for list making and while I typically create a “books of the year” list, this year I also have a “book of the year”. I do this only to highlight the exceptional quality of the book I have chosen for 2011 Book of the Year. All of my selections were so chosen [...]
J. Todd Billings, professor of Reformed Theology at Western Theological Seminary, is firmly establishing himself as a fresh and dynamic spokesman for Reformed theology. His latest book, Union with Christ: Reframing Theology and Ministry for the Church eschews many of the recent popular and scholarly caricatures of Reformed theology, and seeks to recapture the Reformation [...]