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New books by Northwestern Faculty

You don't have to be sitting in a classroom to learn from our experienced professors—this year they've written four new books for you to enjoy anytime, anywhere.

 

 

The Trouble with Racial Reconciliation

Why John Perkins' Theological Approach Works
By Kenneth N. Young, D.Min., Ph.D.
Professor of Systematic Theology

The Trouble with Racial Reconciliation offers a biblical theology to redeem socially constructed racial and ethnic identities. The real solution for racism and ethnocentric problems lies not in human efforts to reconcile but in the sanctification process and in the implementation of a theology that outlines what it means to be and live “in Christ.”  

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Understanding Theology in 15 Minutes a Day

By Daryl Aaron, D.Min., Ph.D.
Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies

Understanding Theology in 15 Minutes a Day answers forty critical questions about the Christian faith. Arranged by topic, you can choose the areas that interest you or systematically read through the book. Each section is short and easy to understand. You'll come away with a deeper faith  as you learn about the nature of God, heaven, the Bible, church, and even yourself.

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Understanding Your Bible in 15 Minutes a Day

By Daryl Aaron, D.Min., Ph.D.
Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies

Understanding Your Bible in 15 Minutes a Day answers your most important questions about the bestselling book in history. Broken into topical readings, you can read systematically from the beginning, or pick and choose topics of interest. Each reading is brief, engaging, and easy to understand. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned reader of the Bible, in just minutes a day you'll soon have a better understanding of the Scriptures. 

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Understanding World Religions in 15 Minutes a Day

By Garry Morgan
Professor of Intercultural Studies

Globalization has brought people from every country and religion to our cities and neighborhoods. It has become essential for Western Christians to know something about these other faiths. Understanding World Religions in 15 Minutes a Day gives people a bite-sized introduction to the world’s religions as well as many of the newer religious movements.” 

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