Save 50% on Select Works by Darrell Bock and I. Howard Marshall

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Round 5 of Logos March Madness has ended and the discount is bigger than ever. While N.T. Wright and J.I. Packer duke it out in the championship, you can get great resources by Darrell Bock and I. Howard Marshall—including the IVP New Testament Commentary on Luke and the ICC volume on the Pastoral Epistlesall for half off!

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The Passage That Predicted the Resurrection 500 Years Before It Happened

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On the road to Emmaus, Jesus says: “O foolish and slow in heart to believe in all that the prophets have spoken! Was it not necessary that the Christ suffer these things and enter into his glory?” (Luke 24:25–26 LEB). But what prophecy is Jesus referencing from “the prophets”? Most likely—the suffering servant in Isaiah.

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6 Great Commentaries Under $30

Build Your Library with March's Deals!

If you use Logos, odds are you love commentaries. The monthly sale is always a great way to add commentaries to your library, with savings on both commentary collections and individual volumes from popular series. And if you’re looking for insightful biblical analysis at a low price, these six deals are perfect for you.

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Adapting Scripture for the Screen: An Interview with Mike Peckham of ‘The Jesus Film’

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This Easter season saw the release of two major films about Jesus: The Young Messiah, based on Anne Rice’s 2005 novelization of Jesus’ earliest years, and Risen, a biblical epic recast as a historical mystery starring Joseph Feinnes. Depicting biblical stories on the screen is always a risky business, as the creators of ABC’s controversial Of Kings and Prophets learned when that show was abruptly cancelled early this week. Whatever its theological pitfalls, and whatever the critical consensus, any new film adaptation of the life of Christ probably won’t become the most-watched film of all time.

That honor goes to another movie about Jesus.

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Last chance to get Finish the Mission for $1.99!

Blog Image 1 Last chanceJohn Piper’s groundbreaking resource Look at the Book is free through the month of March, and guess what? It’s going to stay that way. That’s right—the Logos edition of Piper’s hit Look at the Book will be a free download for the foreseeable future!

One might think, “Well, no hurry then; after March I can still get this excellent resource for free!” That’s true, but there’s still one deal you don’t want to miss: the March plus-one, Finish the Mission, is $1.99 through March 31—but that deal disappears in seven days.

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3 Ways to Jumpstart Your Stalled Bible Reading

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Tell me if this sounds familiar: It’s December 31, and you think, “This is it. This is the year I will read the Bible all the way through.” You start strong through Genesis and Exodus. You power your way through the ritual laws in Leviticus and the censuses in Numbers. But by the time the regulations start repeating themselves in Deuteronomy, you find yourself lagging behind. At first you miss only a day or two, which you make up for on the weekend. But soon (perhaps right now?) you are weeks behind, discouraged of any hope of catching up, and you quietly let your plan to read the Bible lapse for another year.

If that’s you, let me offer you some encouragement, some tools, and some alternatives.

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How Do You Apply a Passage When It Has No Commands?

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Exodus 20:15 is pretty practical: “Thou shalt not steal.” There are complexities, there are always complexities whenever fallible and finite people like us try to apply God’s norms to our situations. But for the most part, we Bible readers feel we know what to do with this command.

But what about the Bible passages that contain no clear commands? What are we supposed to do with them, or in response to them?

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Get Half off a Subscription to Bible Study Magazine during Logos March Madness

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Many Christians aren’t satisfied with their Bible study time. When you sit down to read the word of God, do you have a plan, or do you find yourself flipping the pages, not knowing where to start? Bible Study Magazine can help you get more out of your Bible study. In every issue, we offer articles, infographics, Bible study plans, and devotionals that provide context, and address tough questions prompted by the text. We also feature interviews with influential pastors, scholars, and Bible teachers in the US and around the world.

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3 Distinctions That Will Help You Understand the New Perspective on Paul

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Since the 1970s, a tide of scholarship called the New Perspective on Paul has—depending upon whom you ask—either swept away hundreds of years of misconception . . . or threatens to sweep away the hard-won truths of the Reformation.

So which is it? Or, even more fundamentally, what is it? The New Perspective is notoriously challenging to summarize, but one thing is certain: everyone who takes biblical studies seriously should at least have a basic grasp of what’s new about the New Perspective.

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Last Chance to Get up to 80% off during the Easter Promotion

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In preparation for Easter, we’ve partnered with  David DeSilva, Peter Leithart, Tremper Longman III and other top scholars to create a free 10-day video journey through the life of Christ. It begins with the expectation of the Christ’s coming and ends at the anointing of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.  If you’re looking to discover the deeper meaning of Easter and reflect on what Christ’s Passion means for you­, there’s still time to start your journey.

Watch the first video now!

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