He writes in a scholarly and yet easy to read manner.
The strength of Greidanus' work is that there is very little out there of this magnitude dealing with preaching Christ from the Old Testament.
Another error is preaching moralism, which is simply don't do what the bad guy did, instead act like the good guy.
I am still currently reading through this book for a theology class at my church. It's very easy to read and I'm getting a lot out of this book on how to preach Christ from the Old... Read morePublished 3 months ago by RunGreg
Greidanus assumes that modern preachers are still being trained in classic liberalism in reading and interpreting the Bible. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Timothy Mills
I recently finished reading Sidney Greidanus' book Preaching Christ from the Old Testament. This book was a fascinating analysis of the problem of preaching Christ from the Old... Read morePublished 11 months ago by William Sandell
Well written, easy to understand, helpful. A good reference work to return to time and again when preaching or teaching from the O.T.Published 13 months ago by Frederick A. Jory
I wasn't able to get into this book, unfortunately, though I tried. It made me feel like you needed to be an Astro-Physicist to preach Christ from the OT. Read morePublished 14 months ago by The Beetle
If you desire to understand God's revelation of Himself deeper, read Preaching Christ From The Old Testament carefully. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Harold L.Scott
This book is a great read that will keep the student of hermeneutics engaged throughout. I would definitely recommend reading this book if you haven't yet.Published 17 months ago by James
Preaching Christ From The Old Testament: a Contemporary Hermeneutical Method is seeking to reorientate preaching. Read morePublished on July 24, 2012 by S. Grotzke
Children's Sunday School classes are often filled with people and stories from the Old Testament, and yet in worship services this portion of God's word is often neglected or... Read morePublished on July 24, 2012 by Pastor Eric