The New Testament in Its World Video Lectures
A companion to The New Testament in Its World by N. T. Wright and Michael F. Bird, these video lectures provide an introduction and summary to the material covered in the comprehensive introduction. Useful for traditional students, students in distance and online-learning courses, and armchair learners alike, these lectures provide a full overview of the history, literature, and theology of the first Christians. Filmed on location throughout the Mediterranean, they paint a personal and dynamic picture for students.
About the Authors
N. T. Wright is the Chair of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. He is the award-winning author of many books, including After You Believe, Surprised by Hope, Simply Christian, The Challenge of Jesus, and The Meaning of Jesus (coauthored with Marcus Borg), as well as the series Christian Origins and the Question of God.
Michael F. Bird is Academic Dean and Lecturer in theology at Ridley College in Melbourne, Australia. He is the author of Jesus and the Origins of the Gentile Mission, The Saving Righteousness of God, Evangelical Theology, Romans (Story of God Bible Commentary Series), The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus, and editor of The Apostle Paul: Four Views. He also runs a popular theological studies blog called “Euangelion” and can be followed on twitter @mbird12.