|Al Mohler names top books for preachers|
|Written by Eric Tiansay|
|Monday, 25 February 2013 09:54 AM EST|
InterVarsity Press (IVP), Crossway and Wm. B. Eerdmans had two titles each among Preaching magazine's annual "Ten Books Every Preacher Should Read" in 2013.
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary President Al Mohler's survey of the year's best books for preachers includes: Christ-Centered Biblical Theology: Hermeneutical Foundations and Principles by Graeme Goldsworthy and Delighting in the Trinity: An Introduction to the Christian Faith by Michael Reeves (both IVP); Sojourners and Strangers: The Doctrine of the Church by Gregg R. Allison and God Is Love: A Biblical and Systematic Theology by Gerald Bray (both Crossway); The Juvenilization of American Christianity by Thomas E. Bergler and The Intolerance of Tolerance by D.A. Carson (both Eerdmans); Reading the Gospels Wisely: A Narrative and Theological Introduction by Jonathan T. Pennington (Baker Academic/Baker Publishing Group); Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD by Peter Brown (Princeton University Press); Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010 by Charles Murray (Crown Forum); and Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics by Ross Douthat (Free Press).