The Gospel According to Isaiah 53: Encountering the Suffering Servant in Jewish and Christian Theology

The Gospel According to Isaiah 53: Encountering the Suffering Servant in Jewish and Christian Theology

by Darrell Bock
     
 

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ISBN-10: 082542593X

ISBN-13: 9780825425936

Pub. Date: 03/23/2012

Publisher: Kregel Publications

Written by eleven biblical scholars, this study explores the theology of the suffering servant in Isaiah 53 and answers a number of imporant questions:

  • What is a Christian interpretation of Isaiah 53?
  • What is a Jewish interpretation of Isaiah 53?
  • How did the New Testament writers understand Isaiah 53?
  • How should forgiveness and

Overview

Written by eleven biblical scholars, this study explores the theology of the suffering servant in Isaiah 53 and answers a number of imporant questions:

  • What is a Christian interpretation of Isaiah 53?
  • What is a Jewish interpretation of Isaiah 53?
  • How did the New Testament writers understand Isaiah 53?
  • How should forgiveness and salvation be understood in Isaiah 53?
  • How can Isaiah 53 be used in Jewish evangelism?
  • How do we preach Isaiah 53?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780825425936
Publisher:
Kregel Publications
Publication date:
03/23/2012
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 7

Contributors 11

Abbreviations 15

Introduction Mitch Glaser 21

Part 1 Interpretations of Isaiah 53

1 Christian Interpretations of Isaiah 53 Richard E. Averbeck 33

2 Jewish Interpretations of Isaiah 53 Michael L. Brown 61

Part 2 Isaiah 53 in Biblical Theology

3 The Identity and Mission of the "Servant of the Lord" Walter C. Kaiser Jr. 87

4 Isaiah 53 and the Message of Salvation in the Four Gospels Michael J. Wilkins 109

5 Isaiah 53 in Acts 8 Darrell L. Bock 133

6 Isaiah 53 in the Letters of Peter, Paul, Hebrews, and John Craig A. Evans 145

7 Substitutionary Atonement arid Cultic Terminology in Isaiah 53 David L. Allen 171

8 Forgiveness and Salvation in Isaiah 53 Robert B. Chisholm 191

Part 3 Isaiah 53 and Practical Theology

9 Postmodern Themes from Isaiah 53 John S. Feinberg 213

10 Using Isaiah 53 in Jewish Evangelism Mitch Glaser 229

11 Preaching Isaiah 53 Donald R. Sunukjian 251

Conclusion Darrell Bock 267

Appendix A Expositional Sermon on Isaiah 53 Donald R. Sunukjian 291

Appendix B Dramatic Narrative Sermon on Isaiah 53 Donald R. Sunukjian 305

Scripture Index 311

Subject Index 327

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