Biblical Studies in Motion: British Korean Scholarly Contributions is an important book in that it showcases Korean scholars of Biblical Studies, who are trained in British universities. Growing number of Koreans are being trained in theology and Biblical studies in universities in Great Britain. After finishing their doctoral studies, these Korean scholars of Biblical Studies go on to teach in universities and Christian seminaries around the world. Wherever Koreans are, there are Korean churches. Korean identity has become merged with Christian identity in many settings. This social reality is ubiquitous around the world. Wherever there are Koreans, there are Korean churches.
Questions You Always Wanted to Ask About Easter Answered is an important book for those who have many questions about Easter but have difficulty finding answers. Easter is perhaps the most important Christian holiday, because without Easter,there would not be Christian salavation. Easter is considered to be a harbinger of things to come. The Bible teaches that there will be a resurrection of the dead when Jesus Christ returns again in The Second Coming. With resurrected bodies, Christians are to enjoy Heaen forever without sickness or death. The "damned" will also have resurrection, but they will spend eternity in Hell, suffering at the eternal torture by God.
Biblical Studies in Motion: British Korean Scholarly Contributions
Journeys in Biblical Studies: Academic Papers from SBL International 2008, New Zealand, edited by Heerak Christian Kim, is an important collection of academic research essays by experts of Biblical studies. Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) is the biggest professional society of Biblical scholars in the world and holds an annual national conference in the United Statres and an annual international conference in a foreign country for scholars from around the world. In 2008, the annual international conference of SBL was in New Zealand. Read the academic research in this book to challenge you in your serious interest in the study of the Bible.
How Catholics Won Protestant Respect: A Candid Look at America is an important book for understanding Protestant Christianity's relationship to Catholic Christianity in the United States. Since the Reformation of 1517, there had been numerous wars between Protestants and Catholics, and to some extent this conflict's continued impact is felt continously around the world, including Northern Ireland. In the United States, many evangelical Christians and practicing Catholics started working together on Anti-Abortion political activism and have become important allies to overturn Roe vs. Wade.
Why You Should Not Have Sex Before Marriage: The Christian Perspective is a very important book for those who want to understand what the Christian perspective on sexuality is. Christianity has historically emphasized sexual purity before marriage and celebrates even to this day the Virginity of Mary. Christianity argues tha Mary, the Mother of Jesus, had to be a Virgin and sexually pure, to be the human vehicle through wich God became Incarnate. This means that the Virgin womb is pure, where as a woman who had sex is not. This book will help in understanding the Christian value of virginity before marriage.
Dialogue and Antithesis: A Philosophical Study on the Significance of Herman Dooyeweerd's Transendental Critque by Professor Yong-Joon Choi of Handong University in South Korea is a monumental research work on one of the greatest philosophers that the Netherlands has produced, Herman Dooyeweerd, who was a Professor of Law and Philosophy at Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam) from 1925 to 1965. Dooyeweerd had a serious impact on political and legal philosophy not only of the Netherlands but also around the world. This is a must read for any serious student of philosophy of law.
Galatians as Examined by Diverse Academics in 2012 (St. Andrews,Scotland): Academic Papers Presented at the Galatians Conference at the University of St. Andrews,edited by Heerak Christian Kim, contain cutting-edge research on the Book of Galatians in the New Testament by some of the leading experts in the New Testament research. Each of the scholars who contributed to this volume were invited to present their research by the University of St. Andrews in Scotland,which is one of the leading universities in the world for New Testament research. Anyone serious about understaning the Book of Galatians will benefit from this book.
Loyalty to the Kingdom of Christ: Christian Responsibility in Politics and Society by Sven Pearl Johanson is an important book discussing Christian responsibility in society. Debunking the idea that Christians should leave their faith at the door of the Voting Booth, this book argues for Christians to live a holistic Christian faith, which integrates their Christian faith into political decisions, voting, policy making, and supporting of legislations. On one level, this book emphasizes the value of Christian political activism with the Bible as the moral and ethical standard. This book is a must read for all those who are serious about their Christian faith and want to live a faithful Christian life.